489TH SUPPORT BATTALION
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Distinctive Unit Insignia


Description/Blazon
A Gold color metal and enamel device 1 1/8 inches (2.86 cm) in height blazoned as follows: Gules, a cannon barrel and key per saltire muzzle and ward up, surmounted by a ship's wheel Or, overall a short sword blade Silver Gray handled Sable. Attached to chief on an arched and rayed background a covered wagon unhitched of the second. Attached to base a Black motto scroll inscribed "SUSCIPIO VICTORIA" in Gold letters.

Symbolism
Buff and scarlet are the colors of the Support branch. The key, cannon and ship's wheel reflect the ties to the Logistics Corps. The sword overall symbolizes the support to the Combat Arms and in chief the covered wagon over the rising sun invokes the wagon master heritage and traditions of the Quartermaster Corps, providing the war fighter with sustained delivery. The motto translates to "Supporting Victory."

Background
The distinctive unit insignia was approved on 30 November 2010.




Coat of Arms


Description/Blazon

Shield

Gules, a cannon barrel and key per saltire muzzle and ward up, surmounted by a ship's wheel Buff, overall a short sword point up blade Argent detailed Silver Gray, handled Sable, on a chief of the second a sun in splendor Or detailed Tenné surmounted by a covered wagon unhitched Proper.

Crest

That for the regiments and separate battalions of the Utah Army National Guard: From a wreath Argent and Gules, a beehive beset with seven bees, all Proper.

Motto

SUSCIPIO VICTORIA (Supporting Victory).

Symbolism

Shield

Buff and scarlet are the colors of the Support branch. The key, cannon and ship's wheel reflect the ties to the Logistics Corps. The sword overall symbolizes the support to the Combat Arms and in chief the covered wagon over the rising sun invokes the wagon master heritage and traditions of the Quartermaster Corps, providing the war fighter with sustained delivery.

Crest

The crest is that of the Utah Army National Guard.

Background
The coat of arms was approved on 30 November 2010.





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