37th Training Wing Patch - USAF OCP/Scorpion
Azure, a saltire within a diminished bordure Or.
Attached below the shield, a White scroll edged with a narrow Yellow border and inscribed "37TH TRAINING WING" in Blue 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 crossroads represent the honors bestowed on the Wing by the 37th Pursuit Group--honors the Group earned in WWII serving as the "Defenders of the Crossroads," the Panama Canal. In 1953, the Air Force gave the Wing permission to adopt the 37th Pursuit Group's insignia and motto, "Defenders of the Crossroads," as the Wing's official heraldry.
- 3 1/8 inches tall by 3 inches wide
- Made in the USA to military specs.
- Coyote Tan Hook Fastener backing.
- For wear on USAF OCP Uniform.
This item has been manufactured in accordance with applicable Government specifications under The Institute of Heraldry Hallmark Number W-33.