47th Infantry Division Patch
Worn: 10 June 1946 - 1 February 1991.
The circular background represents the shield of Thor, god of thunder and strength, the great defender, a victor in battle. Blue is for infantry, the group from which the first units of the National Guard of Minnesota and North Dakota came. Red is for artillery, the second armn of the Minnesota and North Dakota National Guard to be organized. The helmet symbolizes Viking warriors- brave men of invincible courage who were valiant in war and brillant organizers of government in peacetime.
Our 47th Division patch is a regulation, full color, embroidered military patch. This is the same patch that is supplied to the U.S. Army, Army National Guard, Army Reserve units, and sold in the Army Post Exchanges. This patch would be a great gift idea and a wonderful addition to your patch collection.
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