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

US Africa Command (USA Element) Patch. Alpha Units. US Army

To change information
On a light blue oval-shaped embroidered item, coming to a point at the top and bottom, two palm fronds crossed at base Proper, surmounted by a blue oval shield edged with a 1/16 inch red border bearing the green landmasses of Africa; all within a 1/8 inch (.32 cm) black border. Overall dimensions are 3 1/8 inches (7.94 cm) in height and 2 7/16 inches (6.19 cm) in width.

Blue alludes to the commitment to the unity and coordination of Africa’s allies to promote the United States Africa Command mission. The palm fronds indicate Africa’s hope to achieve unity on the continent and to build a partnership throughout the world. Red stands for liberation. Green denotes prosperity. The landmasses of Africa symbolize the continent’s fortitude and the Command’s area of operation.

The shoulder sleeve insignia was approved on 26 November 2007.

Another category of: Alpha Units

USAE Multi-National Corps-Iraq Patch. Alpha Units, US Army USA Broadcasting System Patch. Alpha Units. US Army Southeast Asia Command Patch. Alpha Units. US Army Combined Field Army Patch (ROK-US). Alpha Units. US Army Forces Command Patch. Alpha Unit. US Army
Ads by Google: