92nd Infantry Division, A-1-139

92nd Infantry Division, A-1-139

92nd Infantry Division

Shoulder Sleeve Insignia

Description

Within a black circle 2 1/4 inches (5.72cm) in diameter and 1/8 inch (.32cm) of an inch in width upon an olive drab disc a black buffalo statant.  

Symbolism
The buffalo refers to the nickname of the division. It was inherited from the 367th Infantry, one of the first units of the division organized.   

Background
The shoulder sleeve insignia was approved by telegram on 6 Dec 1918.
(TIOH Drawing Number A-1-139)
 
 
Information & Plaques
Courtesy of The Institute of Heraldry

 

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