467TH ENGINEER BATTALION
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Distinctive Unit Insignia


Description/Blazon
A Silver color metal and enamel device 1 1/8 inches (2.86 cm) in height overall consisting of a shield blazoned: Gules, a masoned tower Argent, with window and door Sable; on a chief of the second a bowie knife fesswise Sable. Attached below and to the sides of the shield a Silver scroll inscribed "CAN DO WILL DO" in Black letters.

Symbolism
The 467th Engineer Battalion originally constituted as the 1266th Engineer Combat Battalion and activated at Camp Bowie, Texas, is symbolized by the bowie knife. The castle tower alludes to the unit's engineering achievements during the Central Europe Campaign, World War II. Scarlet and white are colors used for the Corps of Engineers.

Background
The distinctive unit insignia was approved on 13 November 1972.




Coat of Arms


Description/Blazon

Shield

Gules, a masoned tower Argent, with window and door Sable; on a chief of the second a bowie knife fesswise Sable.

Crest

That for the regiments and separate battalions of the Army Reserve: On a wreath of the colors Argent and Gules, the Lexington Minute Man Proper. The statue of the Minute Man (H.H. Kitson, sculptor), stands on the Common in Lexington, Massachusetts.

Motto

CAN DO WILL DO.

Symbolism

Shield

The 467th Engineer Battalion originally constituted as the 1266th Engineer Combat Battalion and activated at Camp Bowie, Texas, is symbolized by the bowie knife. The castle tower alludes to the unit's engineering achievements during the Central Europe Campaign, World War II. Scarlet and white are colors used for the Corps of Engineers.

Crest

The crest is that of the United States Army Reserve.

Background
The coat of arms was approved on 15 June 1972.





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