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4 edition of US Army cloth insignia, 1941 to the present found in the catalog.

US Army cloth insignia, 1941 to the present

Brian Leigh Davis

US Army cloth insignia, 1941 to the present

an illustrated reference guide for collectors

by Brian Leigh Davis

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Published by Arms and Armour Press, Distributed in the USA by Sterling Pub. Co. in Poole, Dorset, New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. Army -- Insignia -- Collectors and collecting.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 67-70.

    Other titlesU.S. Army cloth insignia.
    StatementBrian L. Davis.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUC533 .D38 1987
    The Physical Object
    Pagination70 p. :
    Number of Pages70
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2430807M
    ISBN 100853688508
    LC Control Number87119907

    By Pierre Kosmidis Photos: Khaki Depot It is one of those instances when a book manages to be a point of reference from the moment of its publication, both for the variety and depth of its documentation, as well as for its design, with the rare photographs of the era it includes, or with the drawings and illustrations by Nikos Panos. Dimitrios A. Papadopoulos’ book Hellenic Army Soldier The issue enlisted men's winter service uniform in consisted of a four-pocket wool serge coat in olive drab shade no. 33 (OD 33, also called "light shade") and matching trousers. Shirts, which featured two patch pockets and no shoulder straps, were either OD 33 wool flannel or khaki cotton chino shirt could be worn under the coat; however, the cotton shirt could not be worn.

      The book opens with a short history of US Army insignia starting in and how they developed war by war up to today. Each period is illustrated with numerous examples. The book then covers all Army branch insignia in detail and the development of . William K. Emerson's Encyclopedia of United States Army Insignia and Uniforms is the first comprehensive, well-illustrated, fully researched, and completely documented history of U.S. Army branch insignia and the uniforms on which those insignia were worn. More than two thousand photographs illustrate the actual branch insignia used by men and women of the U.S. Army during 5/5(1).

    Insignia Cloth US: P.O. Box Mesa, AZ PHONE: Army branch insignia first came into use in , for wear on a soldiers hat. Today, army branch insignia is worn on the Army Service Uniform coats. Enlisted personnel wear the disc insignia. The one disc denotes membership in a particular area of expertise and series of functional areas while the other disc has the US.


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A very good source of reference; includes color photographs of Army Groups, Armies, Corps and division insignia and any variants, their dates of issue and when in use.

An short introduction section includes manufacture and identification of should patches, also how to date s: 6.

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