374TH MEDICAL SUPPORT SQUADRON
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Emblem


Description/Blazon

On a disc per bend Azure and Vert, a cross couped Gules, charged with the Staff of Aesculapius Sable, serpent Or, eyed and langued of the fourth, entoured by a chain of five oblong links forming a pentagonal shape of the fifth, all within a narrow bordure Yellow.

Attached above the disc, a Blue scroll edged with a narrow Yellow border and inscribed "EXCELLENTIA SUSTINEMUS" in Yellow letters.

Attached below the disc, a Blue scroll edged with a narrow Yellow border and inscribed "374TH MEDICAL SUPPORT SQ" 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 Red Cross, a traditional symbol, and the Staff of Aesculapius represent the medical profession. The five links of chain represent the strength and teamwork of the unit in the performance of its mission. The pentagon shape, formed of chain links, alludes to the fact that the Squadron is a part of the Department of Defense.






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