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English: Divisional insignia of the British 6th and 70th Infantry Division.

While the Imperial War Museum's example is of a shoulder badge with the red star on a khaki background, historians such as Thaddeus Holt have commented that the red star was on a white background (Holt, p. 923). In addition, Mike Chappell comments that the insignia was most likely never worn on uniforms, although it was painted on divisional vehicles (Chappell, p. 19).

  • Chappell, Mike () British Battle Insignia 1939–1940, Men-At-Arms, 2, Oxford: Osprey ISBN: 0-850-45739-4.
  • Holt, Thaddeus () The Deceivers: Allied Military Deception in the Second World War, Scribner ISBN: 978-0-743-25042-9.
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