Desert Storm Commemoratives Patches 1

Operation Desert Storm gave us a variety of patch designs -- all unauthorized  --  but worn with great pride by soldiers and civilians alike.  All patches were worn from August 1990 - 28 February 1991.  A representative sampling follows.

Information extracted from the book "US ARMY PATCHES"  by Barry Jason Stein

USED BY PERMISSION

 
1st cav div avn patch
1stCavDivAvn

 

1st cav div arty patch

1stCavDIVARTY

"Red Legs" refers to the nickname given artillery men during World War I -- a term that has stayed with the artillery corps to this day.


1st cav div med patch
1stCavDivMed

 


1st bde 2nd armor div patch
1stBde2ndArmorDiv

 


1st bn 2nd armor div patch
1stBn3rdFAReg
2ndArmorDiv

Note the inscription "Hell on Call," a play on words for the official Second Armored Division motto, "Hell on Wheels."


XVIII Corps Abn Patch
XVIII Corps Abn

 


24tn inf div patch
24thInfDiv

 


1st Inf Div patch
1stInfDiv

combat infantry badge

combat infantry badge

combat infantry badge



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