14TH ADJUTANT GENERAL BATTALION
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Distinctive Unit Insignia


Description/Blazon
A Silver color metal and enamel device 1 3/16 inches (3.02 cm) in height overall consisting of a shield blazoned: Azure, two quills saltirewise Argent interlaced by a wreath of laurel Vert and overall a sword of the second, all within a bordure Gules. Encircling the shield a Silver garter inscribed "VICTORY THROUGH EXCELLENCE" in Dark Blue letters.

Symbolism
Dark blue with scarlet piping are the colors associated with the Adjutant General's Corps. The quills are crossed to denote strength and allude to the unit's training mission and affiliation with the Corps. The sword, symbolizing military preparedness and skill, is combined with the laurel, signifying achievement and victory and alludes to the unit's motto.

Background
The distinctive unit insignia was approved on 15 April 1987.




Coat of Arms


Description/Blazon

Shield

Azure, two quills saltirewise Argent interlaced by a wreath of laurel Proper and overall a sword of the second hilted Or, all within a bordure Gules.

Crest

On a wreath of the colors Argent and Azure, a demi-Philippine sun Or.

Motto

VICTORY THROUGH EXCELLENCE.

Symbolism

Shield

Dark blue with scarlet piping are the colors associated with the Adjutant General's Corps. The quills are crossed to denote strength and allude to the unit's training mission and affiliation with the Corps. The sword, symbolizing military preparedness and skill, is combined with the laurel, signifying achievement and victory and alludes to the unit's motto.

Crest

The rising Philippine sun, adapted from the flag of the Philippines, represents the unit's Philippine Presidential Unit Citation and campaign participation during World War II in the Pacific.





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