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Shoulder Sleeve Insignia


Description/Blazon
A black truncated equilateral triangle with a 1/8 inch (.32cm) yellow border 3 inches (7.62cm) in height overall charged with a Greek "Alpha" interlaced by a yellow Greek Omega.

Symbolism
Black, white and yellow are the colors of the U.S. Army Acquisition Corps emblem. The Greek "Alpha" and "Omega" are adapted from the organization's emblem and symbolize the intricate and continuous acquisition process and mission.

Background
The shoulder sleeve insignia was originally approved for the U.S. Army Acquisition Executive Support Agency on 3 December 1998. It was redesignated retroactive to 1 October 2002, for the U.S. Army Acquisition Support Center. (TIOH Drawing Number A-1-840)




Distinctive Unit Insignia


Description/Blazon
A gold color metal and enamel device 1 1/8 inch (2.86cm) in height consisting of a black background enclosed by a tripartite gold scroll inscribed "INNOVATION EXCELLENCE DEDICATION" in red at top and by two green crossed laurel branches at bottom and charged with an eagle's head in proper colors. The insignia is worn in pairs.

Symbolism
Black, white and yellow are the colors of the U.S. Army Acquisition Corps emblem. The eagle, our National symbol, represents vigilance and military preparedness. Laurel symbolizes honor and achievement.

Background
The distinctive unit insignia was originally approved for the U.S. Army Acquisition Executive Support Agency on 3 December 1998. It was amended to be worn in pairs on 20 October 1999. The insignia was redesignated retroactive to 1 October 2002, for the U.S. Army Acquisition Support Center.





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