SPECIAL TROOPS BATTALION, 4TH BRIGADE COMBAT TEAM, 1ST ARMORED DIVISION
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Distinctive Unit Insignia


Description/Blazon
A Gold color metal and enamel device 1 3/16 inches (3.02 cm) in height overall consisting of a shield blazoned as follows: Or, a pale Vert surmounted by a lightning bolt Tenné and fasces of the second, blade up and outward, in saltire, a base embattled Gules; on a chief Teal Blue a sun issuant Proper. Attached below the shield a Teal Blue scroll inscribed "STEADFAST, LOYAL, ABLE" in Gold.

Symbolism
The green pale and fasces (battle ax) denote the unit's military strength. The following images comprise the Battalion: the fasces signifies vigilance; the lightning bolt indicates speed and responsive communication; and the embattled base alludes to the unit's ability to act from any position of power. The sun on the chief suggests intelligence and enlightenment.

Background
The distinctive unit insignia was approved on 29 October 2007.




Coat of Arms


Description/Blazon

Shield

Or, a pale Vert surmounted by a lightning bolt Tenné edged of the first and a fasces of the second edged of the first, blade up and outward, in saltire, a base embattled Gules; on a chief Teal Blue a sun issuant Proper.

Crest

None.

Motto

STEADFAST, LOYAL, ABLE.

Symbolism

Shield

The green pale and fasces (battle ax) denote the unit's military strength. The following images comprise the Battalion: the fasces signifies vigilance; the lightning bolt indicates speed and responsive communication; and the embattled base alludes to the unit's ability to act from any position of power. The sun on the chief suggests intelligence and enlightenment.

Crest

None.

Background
The coat of arms was approved on 29 October 2007.





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