Gules, a beaver sejant Or.
That for the regiments and separate battalions of the Army Reserve: On a wreath of the colors (Or and Gules) the Lexington Minute Man Proper. The statue of the Minute Man, Captain John Parker (H.H. Kiston, sculptor) stands on the Common in Lexington, Massachusetts.
SURMOUNT ALL OBSTACLES.
The shield is red for Artillery. The beaver represents the State of New York, the allocation of the organization.
The crest is that of the United States Army Reserve.
The coat of arms was originally approved for the 369th Field Artillery, Organized Reserves, on 24 May 1933. It was redesignated for the 369th Field Artillery Battalion, Organized Reserves, on 10 November 1942. The coat of arms was redesignated for the 98th Regiment, Army Reserve, on 26 January 1962.