FRANKLIN HIGH SCHOOL JROTC FRANKLIN, TN
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Shoulder Sleeve Insignia


Description/Blazon
On a silver gray rectangle arched at bottom and arched and flared at top, a white open book surmounted by a maroon key, ward up, its shaft a lightning flash; the bow entwined with a maroon sprig of laurel. Attached above the shield a maroon scroll inscribed "FRANKLIN" in gray letters, all within a 1/8 inch (.32 cm) maroon border. The overall dimensions are 3 1/4 inches (8.26 cm) in height by 3 1/8 inches (7.94 cm) in width.

Symbolism
Maroon, gray and white are the school colors. The design elements are adapted from the school coat of arms. The book signifies the cadets' academic training. The key alludes to military history and dedication to duty. The lightning flash suggests physical fitness of the cadets. The laurel symbolizes cadet achievements, both physical and academic.

Background
The shoulder sleeve insignia was authorized 20 March 1992. (TIOH Drawing Number A-10J-255)




Shoulder Loop Insignia


Description/Blazon
A silver color metal and enamel device 1 3/16 inches (3.02 cm) in height consisting of a shield blazoned: Argent (Silver Gray) a cloud issuant from chief Argent debruised by a pile reversed Sanguine bearing an open book surmounted by a key, ward up, its shaft a lightning flash and bow entwined with a sprig of laurel of the second; between two cannons chevonwise surmounting the cloud of the like. Attached below a maroon arcing scroll turned silver and inscribed FRANKLIN" in Silver letters.

Symbolism
Maroon, gray and white are the school colors. The open book reflects the cadets' academic training. The key alludes to military history and dedication to duty. The lightning flash shaft suggests strength and fitness of the cadets.

Background
The shoulder loop insignia was authorized 20 March 1992.





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