ShieldPer fess enhanced Or and Gules, a mullet of six points counterchanged.
CrestThat for the regiments and separate battalions of the New Jersey Army National Guard: From a wreath Or and Gules, a lion's head erased Or collared four fusils Gules.
MottoACIE IN CAELIS (Battle Line In The Sky).
ShieldThe service of the former organization, the 254th Air Defense Artillery, is indicated by the star which represents an air burst of an artillery shell.
CrestThe crest is that of the New Jersey Army National Guard.
The coat of arms was originally approved for the 116th Antiaircraft Artillery Battalion on 30 January 1956. It was redesignated for the 254th Artillery Regiment on 2 June 1961. It was redesignated for the 254th Air Defense Artillery Regiment on 10 July 1972. The insignia was redesignated for the 254th Regiment with the blazon and symbolism revised on 6 June 1997.