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Catalog Number 9168-4-(C)
Title Insignia, Collar; WAC, 2, Major Helen Sagl
Object Name Insignia
Description WAC insignia worn by Major Sagl. It is in the shape of the Greek goddess Pallas Athene, showing her head in profile with a large helmet.
Year Range from 1943
Year Range to 1945
Material metal
History The Greek Goddess Pallas Athene, seen here, was chosen as the WAAC insignia. Officers wore U.S. insignia on their upper lapels, and the Pallas Athene on their lower lapels.
Credit line Helen L. Sagl, Bloomington, Indiana
Collection Sagl, Helen L.