Patch, II Armored Corps


Genuine WWII US shoulder patch of the II Armored Corps.

First activated as the II Armored Corps at Camp Polk, Louisiana, on January 17, 1942, then redesignated as XVIII Corps October 9, 1943, it became the XVIII Airborne Corps on August 25, 1944, assuming command of the 82nd and 101st Airborne Divisions within the frame of Operation Market Garden.

Cotton thread, 100% period made.