On a golden orange disc 2 3/4 inches (6.99 cm) in diameter charged with the head of a black panther three-quarter view, with red month, tongue, and nose tip, three black whiskers, white teeth, and white eyes and red pupils; all within a 1/8 inch (.32 cm) red border.
The snarling panther suggests the power, aggressiveness and endurance of the Division.
The shoulder sleeve insignia was approved on 26 August 1943. (TIOH Dwg. No. A-1-118)