VETERANS ADMINISTRATION, MILITARY PERSONNEL
Shoulder Sleeve Insignia
On a blue disc 2 1/2 inches (6.35 cm) in diameter, a golden yellow phoenix rising from golden yellow flames outlined in blue.
The design is representative of the restoration of the veteran as a new and vigorous citizen free to engage in his useful pursuits.
The shoulder sleeve insignia was approved on 30 June 1944. It was rescinded/cancelled on 18 March 1959. (TIOH Dwg. No. A-1-258)