136th Military Police Battalion, Texas Army National Guard

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136TH MILITARY POLICE BATTALION, TEXAS ARMY NATIONAL GUARD

Coat of arms (crest) of the 136th Military Police Battalion, Texas Army National Guard

Official blazon

Shield: Sable , a fesse enhanced and embattled Or, overall a magnifying glass palewise rim Argent (silver grey),
the glass surmounting and enlarging the middle crenel between two merlons, the ahndle Gules edged of the second bearing a mullet Argent.
Crest: That for regiments and separate battalions of the Texas Army National Guard: From a wreath Or and Sable a mullet Argent encircled by
a garland of live oak and olive Proper.
Motto: Service, safety, security

Origin/meaning

The Coat of Arms symbolises the Mission of the Battalion - criminal investigation. The Star denote Texas the Home of the Battalion.
It was approved 3 April 2006.

Literature: The Institute of Heraldry, US Army