badge, formation, American, US Navy unit ident mark USS Grand Canyon
A dark blue embroidered shallow cotton arc incorporating a 0.2cm embroidered border. Upon the dark blue field is the title 'U.S.S. GRAND CANYON' in white embroidered plain letters.
The back has no backing.
This unit identification mark (UIM) was worn by petty officers and men of the US Navy at the top of the right sleeve their uniform jumpers.
USS Grand Canyon (AD-28) was a Shenandoah class destroyer tender launched in April 1945 and decommissioned in September 1978.