A silver color metal and enamel device, 1 1/8 inches (2.86cm) in height consisting of a yellow pentagon on a dark blue decagon charged at center with a vertical silver sword throughout, point up, in front of a light blue globe gridlined silver surrounded by a ring of ten teal blue stars overall.
The sword on the pentagon alludes to the mission of the U.S. Army Reserve Personnel Command and its significance to the total Army. The globe suggests the Command's involvement with Army Reserve personnel and the ring of stars alludes to excellence in servicing Reserve personnel worldwide in support of the Army's mission.
The distinctive unit insignia was originally approved for the U.S. Army Reserve Personnel Center on 8 Jun 1984. It was amended to change to the color of the globe on 22 Oct 1984. On 26 Nov 1997 the insignia was redesignated for the U.S. Army Reserve Personnel Command. Effective 2 October 2003, the shoulder sleeve insignia was redesignated for the US Army Human Resources Command and the distinctive unit insignia was cancelled.