The division insignia consists of two blue figure 4's back to back on a golden orange circular background within a blue border. The colors are those of the House of Nassau, whose Dutch settlers inhabited what is now New York and New Jersey, and are used because the division was organized from National Guard units of this region.
Arrived European Theatre of Operations on 15 September 1944
Arrived Continent 15 September 1944 and entered combat 17 October 1944. (entire Division entered combat at 24 October 1944)