87TH FORCE SUPPORT SQUADRON
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Emblem


Description/Blazon

On a disc Gules, a pile throughout Azure, three gauntlets Argent (Silver Gray), issuant from chief, dexter and sinister base, grasping a compass ring Argent, perched within the ring an eagle's wings expanded Or, beak, eye, and legs of the last, head and tail feathers Argent, pupil of eye and talons Sable, all within a narrow border Yellow.

Attached above the disc, a Blue scroll edged with a narrow Yellow border and inscribed "PRIDE IN OUR SERVICE" in Yellow letters.

Attached below the disc, a Blue scroll edged with a narrow Yellow border and inscribed "87TH FORCE SUPPORT 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 eagle represents the free nation, the United States of America. The three gauntlets represent the Air Force, Army and Navy, clutching a compass ring to symbolize unified global support of the mission.






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