Some articles on branch color, color, branch:
... was selected in 1872 as the Signal Corps branch color ... to the custom that prevailed of having piping of a different color for all branches except the line branches ...
... After 1911 the blue jacket included lapels in branch color (yellow for cavalry, red for artillery, light blue for infantry, and so on) ... a single Austrian knot (trefoil) over the branch-of-service color (general officers had stars over an oak leaf braid), with the rank placed in the bottom opening of the knot ... used an Austrian knot rank system with the branch insignia at the bottom ...
Famous quotes containing the words color and/or branch:
“Actors work and slaveand it is the color of your hair that can determine your fate in the end.”
—Helen Hayes (19001993)
“In communist society, where nobody has one exclusive sphere of activity but each can become accomplished in any branch he wishes, society regulates the general production and thus makes it possible for me to do one thing today and another tomorrow, to hunt in the morning, fish in the afternoon, rear cattle in the evening, criticize after dinner, just as I have a mind, without ever becoming hunter, fisherman, shepherd or critic.”
—Karl Marx (18181883)