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Strange 2nd Infantry Division Patch with 1749 on it ?

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What is this patch I have searched all over and not found anything! It appears to be a early war or pre war 2nd Inf Div patch but has "forty-niners" and 1749, does anyone have any idea what this is ? Saw it and thought it was very curious.

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I think I have one similiar.

 

I have always thought these were an association type patch from the 30s like a Legion or VFW post.


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