85TH SECURITY FORCES SQUADRON
Skip Navigation Links.
Emblem


Description/Blazon

On a disc Azure, a griffin rampant Gules, armed and detailed Sable, eyed Or, grasping lightning flashes in its dexter paw bendwise, in its sinister paw bendwise sinister of the last, all within a diminished bordure Black.

Attached above the disc, a Yellow scroll edged with a narrow Black border and inscribed "85TH SECURITY FORCES SQ" in Black letters.

Attached below the disc, a Yellow scroll edged with a narrow Black border and inscribed "DEFENDERS OF THE NORTH" in Black letters.


Symbolism

Ultramarine blue and Air Force yellow are the Air Force colors. Blue alludes to the sky, the primary theater of Air Force operations. Yellow refers to the sun and the excellence required of Air Force personnel. The griffin signifies the unity between the air power mission and the ground defense mission. The lightning flashes represent the unit's power and quick strike capabilities.






Jump to Top