TACTICAL COMMAND, UNITED STATES FORCES IN AUSTRIA
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Shoulder Sleeve Insignia


Description/Blazon
On a 1 3/4 inch (4.45 cm) red square with rounded corners, a blue geometric figure, outlined in yellow, formed by four discs centered on the diagonals of the square and overlapping a larger central disc; the square to be worn one point one.

Symbolism
The colors blue, yellow and red represent the three basic combat arms and thus symbolize a fighting force of Infantry, screened by Armed Cavalry with both of these arms supported by Artillery.

Background
The shoulder sleeve insignia was approved on 21 January 1952. It was rescinded on 8 April 1958. (TIOH Dwg. No. A-1-198)





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