755TH EXPEDITIONARY CIVIL ENGINEER SQUADRON
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Emblem


Description/Blazon

On a disc Or, against a sky, a snow capped mountain range surmounted overall by two scimitars points up in saltire all Proper, all entoured by a gear wheel of sixteen cogs Sable, all within a narrow border Black.

Attached above the disc, a Yellow scroll edged with a narrow Black border and inscribed "KAMYA BE DER HEMBASTAGEEST" in Black letters.

Attached below the disc, a Yellow scroll edged with a narrow Black border and inscribed "755 ECES" 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 gear encircling the emblem represents the essence of engineering: applying scientific principles and technology to practical ends. Its sixteen teeth represent the diverse Air Force specialties that mesh together to accomplish the unit's mission. The crossed scimitars represent the Squadron's commitment to the defense of liberty in any expeditionary environment. The mountains represent the steady base that the expeditionary engineers provide to mission accomplishment and are a reminder of the units' birthplace in the mountains of Eastern Afghanistan. The unit's Dari motto, "KAMYA BE DER HEMBASTAGEEST," means "VICTORY IN UNITY" in English.






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