Flag graphic for US 4th Infantry Division

Flag graphic for US 4th Infantry Division

A digital representation of the United States 4th Infantry Division's flag. 

The US 4th Infantry Division (the "Ivy" division) was established in 1917 and fought in World War I. During World War II, they were involved in D-Day, the liberation of Paris, and the Battle of the Bulge. The division also captured the city of Nuremberg and discovered a Dachau subcamp near Haunstetten. The 4th Infantry Division was recognized as a liberating unit in 1992 by the United States Army Center of Military History and the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum (USHMM). 



  • US Holocaust Memorial Museum

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