1st Infantry Brigade, A-1-290

1st Infantry Brigade, A-1-290

Description/Blazon
On a blue rectangular background with rounded top and bottom 3 1/16 inches (7.78 cm) in height and 2 1/16 inches (5.4 cm) in width overall, with a 1/8 inch (.32 cm) white edge the figure "1" in white, 1 3/4 inches (4.45 cm) in height.

Symbolism
The blue represents Infantry. The figure "1" denotes the numerical designation of the Brigade.
Background
The shoulder sleeve insignia was approved on 17 August 1959. It was rescinded on 13 November 1964.
(TIOH Dwg. No. A-1-290)
Information & Plaques Courtesy of The Institute of Heraldry!!

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