Heraldry and Insignia of the California State Military Forces
79th Infantry Brigade
Distinctive Unit Insignia
Design Approved: Approved prior to World War II
Symbolism: White is the old color of infantry. The design is a variation of the 40th Division (later 40th Infantry Division) Distinctive Unit Insignia. The crests represent California, Nevada and Utah which made up the 40th Division.
Search our Site!
Search the Web Search California Military History Online
Questions and comments concerning this site should be directed to the Webmaster
Updated 8 February 2016