The 48th Armored Division "Hurricane Division" was a division of the United States Army National Guard from September 1946 until 1968. Most of its units were part of the Florida Army National Guard and the Georgia Army National Guard.
From 1946 to 1955 it was an infantry division. During World War II the denotation 48th Infantry Division was a'phantom division' created for Operation Quicksilver, part of Operation Fortitude South II. The President's Volunteer Service Award USA Freedom Corps (gold pin represents over 500 volunteer hours). USA Freedom Corps was a White House office and fifth policy council (along with Domestic, Economic, National Security, and Homeland Security) within the Executive Office of the President of the United States under George W.
Bush, who as President served as its chair. Bush announced its creation during his 2002 State of the Union Address, and the Corps was officially established the next day (30 January), describing itself as a Coordinating Council... Working to strengthen our culture of service and help find opportunities for every American to start volunteering. The item "WWII 101 US Army 1st Cavalry Division Patch, Hell on Wheels, Ribbons & Lapel Pin" is in sale since Monday, August 21, 2017. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\WW II (1939-45)\Original Period Items\United States\Patches".
The seller is "sjtreasures" and is located in Lakeland, Florida. This item can be shipped worldwide.