COLUMBIA SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL JROTC LAKE CITY, FL
Shoulder Sleeve Insignia
A gold rectangular device with arced scroll attached above and below the insignia all edged with a 1/8 inch (.32 cm) purple border, the overall dimensions 3 1/8 inches (7.94 cm) in height and 2 1/2 inches (6.35 cm) in width; centered on the insignia the head of a tiger affronté within a wreath all gold detailed and outlined black; on the top scroll the inscription "COLUMBIA" and on the bottom scroll the inscription "COUNTY" all in purple letters 5/16 inch (.79 cm) in height.
The shoulder sleeve insignia originally authorized 23 September 1976, was amended 9 January 1980, to reflect the smaller size which was at that time being worn. (TIOH Drawing Number A-10J-257)
Shoulder Loop Insignia
A gold color metal and enamel insignia 1 1/8 inches (2.86 cm) in height overall consisting of a shield quartered per pale and per chevron reversed, first and fourth quarters of purple, second and third quarters of white; on the first quarter an alligator, on the second quarter a sailing ship; on the third quarter an airplane above a stylized cloud formation and on the fourth quarter a frond of wild fern, all gold, attached above the shield a wreath supporting a tiger's head couped, in perspective all gold; attached below the shield a purple scroll inscribed "COLUMBIA" in gold letters.
The shoulder loop insignia was authorized 16 February 1977.