UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA SROTC, CHAPEL HILL, NC
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Shoulder Sleeve Insignia


Description/Blazon
On a light blue horizontal rectangle arched convexly at top and edged with a 1/8 inch (.32 cm) ultramarine blue border, a white ram's head with white horns, outlined and detailed black, between the inscription "UNIVERSITY OF" arcing above and "NORTH CAROLINA" below all on white letters. The overall dimensions are 2 1/2 inches (6.35 cm) in height by 3 1/2 inches (8.89 cm) in width.

Symbolism
Light blue, dark blue and white are the colors of the university. The ram is the school mascot.

Background
The shoulder sleeve insignia was authorized 8 May 1996. (TIOH Drawing Number A-10S-134)




Shoulder Loop Insignia


Description/Blazon
A silver color metal and enamel device 1 1/8 inches (2.86 cm) in width overall consisting of a silver horizontal oval scroll inscribed "UNIVERSITY OF" at top and "NORTH CAROLINA" in base in light blue letters surmounted by a silver vertical sole of a foot marked on the heel with black spot. Overall a horizontal black scroll inscribed "TAR HEELS" in silver letters.

Symbolism
Light blue and white (silver) are the school colors. The school's nickname is represented by the sole of a foot bearing a black spot on its heel.

Background
The shoulder loop insignia was authorized 8 May 1996.





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