U.S. Army National Guard Training Center Garrison Command, A-1-1066

U.S. Army National Guard Training Center Garrison Command, A-1-1066

Description/Blazon
A triangular cloth insignia point down 2 5/8 inches (6.67 cm) in height by 3 inches (7.62 cm) in width, with a tricolored background that is yellow to the top, ultramarine blue to the left and scarlet to the right. Centered on the triangle a Brittany blue disc with the image of the Minute Man Statue by Daniel French in bronze encircled by an ultramarine blue annulet with thirteen white stars and a narrow yellow border; all within a 1/8 inch (.32 cm) olive drab border.

Symbolism
The three colors refer to the basic combat arms and also refer to the components of the "One Army" concept: Active Army, Army Reserve and Army National Guard, reflecting the association with Training Centers. The central disc with the representation of the Minute Man statue and the thirteen stars recall the beginnings of our country and its citizen soldiers.
Background
The shoulder sleeve insignia was approved on 1 November 2011.
(TIOH Dwg. No. A-1-1066)
Information & Plaques Courtesy of The Institute of Heraldry!!

 

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