49TH LOGISTICS READINESS SQUADRON
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Emblem


Description/Blazon

On a disc Azure, five mullets forming the constellation "Crux" in dexter chief Argent and in sinister an American bald eagle stooping Proper, clutching in both claws a sword fesswise point to dexter of the second, hilted Gules, all within a narrow border Yellow.

Attached above the disc, a White scroll edged with a narrow Yellow border and inscribed "ANYTIME ANYPLACE" in Yellow letters.

Attached below the disc, a White scroll edged with a narrow Yellow border and inscribed "49TH LRS" in Yellow letters.


Symbolism

Ultramarine blue and Air Force yellow are the Air Force colors. Blue alludes to the sky, the primary theater of Air Force operations. Yellow refers to the sun and the excellence required of Air Force personnel. The unit's insignia reflects the lineage of the parent units. The eagle is representative of the Air Force and the United States. The sword denotes the means of providing logistical support by the Squadron to carry out combat missions. The five star constellation "Crux" is representative of the unit's primary theater in the Southern Hemisphere of the ancestral wing's operations during World War II.






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