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46th Aviation Battalion (United States Army) STICKER Die-Cut Vinyl Decal

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46th Aviation Battalion (United States Army) STICKER Die-Cut Vinyl Decal

Spice up your MacBook, Laptop, Car, Water bottle or any other flat smooth surface with this full color glossy laminated decal. This decal is solvent printed on 6mil vinyl with a 1.5mil layer of laminate to protect from water, UV and scratches. Printed in the USA.

Description/Blazon

A Silver color metal and enamel device consisting of a shield blazoned:  Barry nebuly counter nebuly of six Argent and Azure (Teal Blue) on a pallet Gules a propeller palewise of the first.  Attached below and to the sides of the shield a Silver scroll doubled and turned Teal Blue inscribed "OVER AND ABOVE" in Black letters.


Symbolism

Teal blue and white were the colors used for Aviation.  The propeller, an instrument of propulsion, symbolizes the Battalion's forward drive in its mission of support and reconnaissance.  The nebuly is used in heraldry to refer to the atmosphere and clouds and, therefore, alludes to the aerial aspects of the unit.


Background

The distinctive unit insignia was approved on 1 July 1966.  It was rescinded on 23 December 1974.