Independent Territorial Command of Guine, Portuguese Army

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INDEPENDENT TERRITORIAL COMMAND OF GUINE, PORTUGUESE ARMY

Coat of arms (crest) of the Independent Territorial Command of Guine, Portuguese Army

Official blazon

Origin/meaning

The colours are a field Sable charged with a baton Or, wihtin a brodure Gules fimbriated Or. Mantling Sable doubled Or. Crest a Lion jamb Gules holding a baton Or. There is also a Motto not shown "Coragem e lealdade" = "Courage and Loyalty". The Coat of Arms symbolises Guinea (-Bissau) and the Military Command.

Obsolete since Guniean Independence in 1975.


Literature: Normas de Heráldica do Exército Regulamento da Simbologica do Exército