310TH CAVALRY REGIMENT
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Distinctive Unit Insignia

Distinctive Unit Insignia

Description
A Silver metal and enamel device 1 1/8 inches (2.86 cm) in height overall consisting of a shield rounded at top blazoned: Or, a saltire couped Sable, overall three horses’ heads conjoined in pairle Argent. Attached below the shield a Silver scroll inscribed “FIDELIS” in Black letters.

Symbolism
The shield is yellow for Cavalry. The three horses’ heads and the couped saltire represent the number of the Regiment- 3-10. The motto translates to “Faithful.”

Background
The distinctive unit insignia was approved on 23 September 1932. It was rescinded on 2 February 1959.




Coat of Arms

Coat of Arms

Blazon

Shield

Or, a saltire couped Sable, overall three horses’ heads conjoined in pairle Argent.

Crest

That for the regiments and separate battalions of the Army Reserve: On a wreath of the colors Or and Sable, the Lexington Minute Man, Captain John Parker (H.H. Kitson, sculptor), stands on the Common in Lexington, Massachusetts.

Motto

FIDELIS (Faithful).

Symbolism

Shield

The shield is yellow for Cavalry. The three horses’ heads and the couped saltire represent the number of the Regiment- 3-10.

Crest

The crest is that of the United States Army Reserve.

Background
The coat of arms was approved on 23 September 1932. It was rescinded on 2 February 1959.





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