19TH MUNITIONS SQUADRON
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Emblem


Description/Blazon

On a disc Azure, between ten mullets, six arced in dexter chief and four arced in sinister base Argent, a bomb descending bend sinisterwise of the like, marked as a shark, eyed and langued Gules, armed of the second, surmounted by a knight in armor Sable, plume Or, grasping in sinister gauntlet a wrench of the second, overall a shield blazoned: Or, an atomic symbol Gules, a bordure of the like, all within a narrow bordure Red.

Attached above the disc, a White scroll edged with a narrow Red border and inscribed "KNIGHT'S MIGHT" in Red letters.

Attached below the disc, a White scroll edged with a narrow Red border and inscribed "19TH MUNITIONS SQUADRON" in Red 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 knight symbolizes unwavering strength and loyalty to the mission as executed with purpose and firmness of mind. The atomic symbol represents the warrior in the performance of the nuclear mission. The bomb signifies one who has dared the terror of such a weapon in battle. The shield alludes to the defender of the nation's freedom through nuclear deterrence. The wrench is for honor associated with skills possessed by few. The ten stars represent a level of excellence and signify the perfection of order. It implies nothing is wanting, that the number and order are perfect and the cycle complete.






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