56TH SERVICES SQUADRON
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Emblem


Description/Blazon

On a disc per fess Azure and Vert, in base a garland of wheat crescent the stems in saltire Or, below a bull reguardant Gules, in sinister chief a mullet counterchanged of the third and fourth, all within a narrow border Yellow.

Attached above the disc, a Blue scroll edged with a narrow Yellow border and inscribed "SERVICE TO THE BEST" in Yellow letters.

Attached below the disc, a Blue scroll edged with a narrow Yellow border and inscribed "56TH SERVICES SQUADRON" 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 garland of wheat symbolizes the unit's largest focus--food service. The bull signifies strength and readiness. The star stands for the five core areas of the mission: food services, fitness, lodging, readiness and mortuary operations






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