45th Infantry Regiment (United States

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45th Infantry Regiment (United States)
45th Infantry Regiment

coat of arms Active Country Branch Type Motto Branch color 1917
 United States

Infantry Branch (United States) Infantry STRONG TO ENDURE Light Blue

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Distinctive Unit Insignia

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The 45th Infantry Regiment was a unit of the Philippine Scouts in the Philippine Division.

The shield is blue for the Infantry and the parentage of the Regiment is shown by the canton. Indiana. Attached above the shield from a wreath Argent and Azure a demi-lion Or grasping in his dexter paw a burning torch Argent. 1942. is a lion. on a canton of the last the Roman numeral X of the first behind which paleways a Roman sword in sheath Gules (for the 10th Infantry).45th Infantry Regiment (United States) 2 History The 45th along with the 57th Infantry Regiment were the first two infantry regiments of the Philippine Scouts which were formed after World War I. The star in the base of the shield is the blue star of the old First Philippine Infantry.2 cm) in height consisting of a shield blazoned: Azure in sinister chief an abaca tree (Manila hemp plant) Proper in base a mullet of the field fimbriated Argent. this is indicated by the abaca tree which is a source of great wealth in the Islands and which grows native in no other place. Crest From a wreath Argent and Azure a demi-lion Or grasping in his dexter paw a burning torch Argent. Distinctive Unit Insignia • Description A Gold color metal and enamel device 11⁄4 inches (3. a sea lion. The shield is blue for the Infantry and the parentage of the Regiment is shown by the canton. These are combined to form the crest of the Regiment. fire Proper. The star in the base of the shield is the blue star of the old First Philippine Infantry. The device of the State of Indiana is a torch. • Crest The crest of the Harrison family. These are combined to form the crest of the Regiment. The crest of the Harrison family. This is also the upper body of the crest of the Philippines. • Background . Motto STRONG TO ENDURE. The early station of the Regiment was the Philippines. fire Proper. a sea lion. Coat Of Arms Blazon • Shield Azure in sinister chief an abaca tree (Manila hemp plant) Proper in base a mullet of the field fimbriated Argent. It was rescinded on 19 August 1975. by transfer of personnel from the 10th Infantry. The device of the State of Indiana is a torch. this is indicated by the abaca tree which is a source of great wealth in the Islands and which grows native in no other place. • Background The distinctive unit insignia was approved on 12 September 1923. • Symbolism • Shield The Regiment was organized in 1917 at Fort Benjamin Harrison. is a lion. by transfer of personnel from the 10th Infantry. Indiana. on a canton of the last the Roman numeral X of the first behind which paleways a Roman sword in sheath Gules (for the 10th Infantry). General and President William Henry and General and President Benjamin Harrison. They were most well known for their participation in the Battle of the Philippines (1941-42) during World War II and their eventual surrender to Japanese forces on April 10. This is also the upper body of the crest of the Philippines. General and President William Henry and General and President Benjamin Harrison. The early station of the Regiment was the Philippines. • Symbolism The Regiment was organized in 1917 at Fort Benjamin Harrison.

mil/ Heraldry/ ArmyDUISSICOA/ ArmyHeraldryUnit. html . External links • Philippine Scouts Heritage Society [2] References [1] http:/ / www. org/ index. philippine-scouts. 3 References •  This article incorporates public domain material from the United States Army Institute of Heraldry document "45th Infantry Regiment" [1]. It was rescinded on 19 August 1975. tioh.45th Infantry Regiment (United States) The coat of arms was approved on 10 April 1922. aspx?u=7915 [2] http:/ / www. hqda. pentagon.

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