The division insignia is am Arabic design bearing close similarity to the numerical designation of the division. It appears as a blue "71" on a white circular background which is trimmed in red. It has no heraldic significance.
Arrived European Theatre of Operations on 6 February 1945.
Arrived Continent 6 February 1945 and First Elements entered combat 10 March 1944. Entire Division entered combat at 12 March 1945