Description: Formation patch – 1st Armoured Division – World War II
Condition: Very Good
Comments: Formation patch – 1st Armoured Division – World War II
A regular division at the outbreak of the war, formerly The Mobile Division, on 5 April 1943 it was redesignated 1st British Armoured Division to distinguish it from the 1st US Armoured Division. It ceased to be operational on 28 October 1944 and from this date there were no formations in the division. Divisional HQ was disbanded on 11 January 1945.