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    Need info on this piping color.....yellow & black ......Thanks.....Dave H
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    The piping is for Tank Destroyer.
    Ryan

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    Here's a list I found

    Adjutant General's Department (to 1944) - Dark Blue / Scarlet Red
    Adjutant General's Department (1944 on) - Dark Blue / White
    Army Air Corps - Ultramarine Blue / Golden Orange
    Armored Center and Units - Green / White
    Cavalry - Yellow
    Chaplins - Black
    Chemical Warfare - Colbalt Blue / Golden Yellow
    Coastal Artillery - Scarlet Red
    Commissioned Officers - Gold / Black
    Detached Enlisted Personnel - Green
    Engineer Corps - Scarlet Red / White
    Finance Department - Silver Grey / Golden Yellow
    General Grade Officers - Gold
    General Staff Corps - Gold / Black
    Inactive Reserves - Brown / White
    Infantry - Light Blue
    Inspector General Department (to 1944) - Dark Blue / Light Blue
    Inspector General Department (1944 on) - Dark Blue / White
    Judge Advocate General Department - Dark Blue / White
    Medical Department - Maroon Red / White
    Military Intelligence - Golden Yellow / Purple
    Military Police - Yellow / Green
    Militia Bureau - Dark Blue
    Ordnance Department - Crimson Red / Yellow
    USMA Permanent Professors - Scarlet Red / Silver Grey
    Quartermasters Corps - Buff Yellow
    Signal Corps - Orange / White
    Specialist's Reserve - Brown / Golden Yellow
    Tank Destroyer Units - Golden Orange / Black
    Transportation Corps - Brick Red / Golden Yellow
    Warrant Officers (to 1944) - Brown
    Warrant Officers (1944 on) - Silver / Black
    Women's Auxillary Army Corps (1942) - Old Gold / Moss Green
    Women's Army Corps (1943 on) - Old Gold / Moss Green
    Best
    Paul

    47th MP Co/47th Inf Div 1983-1988
    583rd Ord Co 59th Ord Bde Muenster, W Germany
    1988-1990
    Looking for P37 ammo pouch with No4 bayo frog

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    Quote by Ryan B View Post
    The piping is for Tank Destroyer.
    Ryan
    "Tank Destroyer Units - Golden Orange / Black..." - stinkpotpete

    I am not a collector of Allie items, is the caps color shown above black and golden orange? It looks yellow to me.

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    Hi guy's, thanks for the input,I thought originally it was tank destroyer ..Golden Orange-Black, but this piping is... Yellow -Black ..as Youthcollector has also noticed.......Dave H

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    I believe that this is officers piping/ warren officers

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    OK guys....Thanks but not much info on the yellow -black.............how about this piping color......."PINK"...did this color come before or after............ Don't Ask...Don't Tell..............................Dave H
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    Looks like it might be artillery some private purchase caps I believe the piping is a little off color

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