This is a guide for the basic pieces of insignia
worn by all ranks on the official Cub
Scout dress uniform or "Class A" uniform.Check for proper
placement on the
Uniform Inspection Sheet.
A council shoulder patch emblem is worn by all
Cub Scouts directly below the shoulder seam on the left sleeve. This emblem is unique to the BSA
council hosting your Cub Scout Pack.
U.S. FLAG EMBLEM
A red, white, and blue embroidered American Flag
emblem for all members. Worn by all Cub Scouts on
right sleeve. Centered directly below the
shoulder seam, it is standard issue on all Scouting
A white numeral embroidered on red background. Worn
by all boys and pack leaders directly below council
patch on the
left sleeve. When the veteran unit bar is worn,
the Unit Numerals are worn just below, and touching
A gold numeral embroidered on navy blue background.
Worn by Cub Scouts and Webelos Scouts centered and
touching the bottom of the U.S. flag on the on the
The World Crest emblem should be worn by all youth
and adult leaders. The 1-1/2" diameter badge is
white on a violet background. It contains a basic
fleur motif encircled by a rope tied with a reef or
square knot symbolizing the unity and brotherhood of
World Organization of Scouting Movement (WOSM)
throughout the world. The emblem should be worn
centered horizontally above the
left pocket, and placed vertically between the
left shoulder seam and the top of the pocket.