5 months ago
Monday, March 18, 2019
Military Heraldry Explained (Humor)
It's an article more than two years old, but which I just ran across today, thanks to a recent posting on Facebook by Mark A. Henderson.
It's an article on Duffle Blog entitled "Army Heraldry Meanings".
I especially enjoyed the comments about the insignia of the Transportation Corps, a unit of which my father served during the Korean War, and whose insignia is this:
And this is a hand-painted sign photographed on the grounds of Fort Eustis, Virginia, where he was stationed at the time:
Anyway, it's a fun article, and can be found on-line at Duffle Blog at https://www.duffelblog.com/2016/12/duffel-blog-presents-army-heraldry-meanings/?fbclid=IwAR3vEz_2-KbA062roTiui-MManY1NY94c861kFcRFPTcNVrSnPX1C40Y4L8