World

Military

Encyclopedia

Take part in the creation of encyclopedia WorldMilitary.

Become a co-author and You can:

  • add information
  • edit sections
  • publish articles
  • participate in contests
  • receive news
  • disable ads

Sing in to WorldMilitary

Forgot password?

Registration of the new user

A password will be e-mailed to you

3 Chemical Brigade Patch. US Army

To change information
Shoulder Sleeve Insignia

Description
A purple hexagon, 3 1/2 inches (8.89 cm) in height overall, edged with a 1/8 inch (.32 cm) gold border, with scarlet flames issuing from base throughout, surmounted by a black arrowhead charged with the numeral "3" in gold.

Symbolism
The hexagon, suggesting crystalline formation, represents chemistry. The flames and the colors scarlet and purple allude to the mission of the chemical brigade. The arrowhead denotes willingness to attack and defend; its triangular form symbolizes the unit's designation.

Background
The shoulder sleeve insignia was approved on 19 November 2002. It was amended to change the background color on 29 November 2002. (TIOH Drawing Number A-1-853)

Another category of: Chemical

48 Chemical Brigade Patch. US Army 460 Chemical Brigade Patch. US Army 415 Chemical Brigade Patch. US Army 455 Chemical Brigade Patch. US Army 31st Chemical Brigade Patch. US Army
Ads by Google: