ShieldSanguine, a rayed bezant superimposed by a caduceus Or, and overall in base a stylized medical depot map symbol of the like, Sanguine and Argent.
CrestThat for the regiments and separate battalions of the Army Reserve: From a wreath Or and Sanguine, the Lexington Minute Man Proper. The statue of the Minute Man, Captain John Parker (H.H. Kitson, sculptor) stands on the Common in Lexington, Massachusetts.
MottoTHE SOLDIERS LIFELINE.
ShieldThe colors maroon (Sanguine) and white (Argent) and the caduceus are symbols associated with the Army Medical Corps. The central disc is a representation of the military map symbol for a medical depot, and the rays denote the beneficial aspects of the services provided by the unit.
CrestThe crest is that of the U.S. Army Reserve.
The coat of arms was approved for the 424th Medical Battalion on 26 May 1994.