Military Heraldry of Lithuania

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Military Heraldry of Lithuania

Postby Marcus Karlsson » 29 Jul 2014, 18:42

Perhaps not so well known but Lithuania has created a Heraldic system for its Armed Forces that have led to some good heraldry and some not so good. Have a look, pictures are from wikimedia.

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General J. Zemaitis Lithuanian Military Academy. Fairly conventional Learing - book and military -sword. On the Book the so called Pillars of Gediminas a national emblem of Lithuania seen in many of the military Arms.

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Lithuanian Armed Forces.

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Lithuanian Land Force (Army).

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Re: Military Heraldry of Lithuania

Postby Marcus Karlsson » 29 Jul 2014, 18:45

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Lithuanian Naval Force.

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Lithuanian Air Force.

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Re: Military Heraldry of Lithuania

Postby Marcus Karlsson » 29 Jul 2014, 18:47

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Division General Stasys Raštikis Lithuanian Armed Forces School.

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Lithuanian Grand Duke Gediminas Staff Battalion.

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Re: Military Heraldry of Lithuania

Postby Marcus Karlsson » 29 Jul 2014, 18:53

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Joint Headquarters of the Lithuanian Armed Forces. Anchor -Navy, Wings - Air Force, Straigth Sword - Army and Flamming Sword - Special Forces.

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General Adolfas Ramanauskas Warfare Training Centre.

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Military Police. The so called Police Star and again the Pillars of Gediminas.

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Re: Military Heraldry of Lithuania

Postby Marcus Karlsson » 31 Jul 2014, 08:59

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Logistics Command.

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Training and Doctrine Command.

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MD Jonas Basanavičius Military Medical Service.

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Re: Military Heraldry of Lithuania

Postby Marcus Karlsson » 31 Jul 2014, 09:05

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Lithuanian Gran Duke Vytenis General Support Battalion.

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General Romualdas Giedraitis Artillery Battalion.

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Juozas Vitkus Enigneer Battalion.

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Lithuanian Grand Duke Butigeidis Dragoon Training Battalion.

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Badge of the Lithuanian Grand Duke Butigeidis Dragoon Training Battalion.

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Re: Military Heraldry of Lithuania

Postby Marcus Karlsson » 31 Jul 2014, 09:13

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Mechanised Infantry Brigade Iron Wolf, this is the only Brigade of the Lithuanian Army.

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Badge of the Lithuanian Grand Duke Algirdas Mechanised Infantry Battalion.

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Badge of the Grand Duchess Birute Motorised Infantry Battalion.

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Badge of the Lithuanian Grand Duke Kestutis Motorised Infantry Battalion.
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Re: Military Heraldry of Lithuania

Postby Marcus Karlsson » 31 Jul 2014, 09:14

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King Mindaugas Mechanised Infantry Battalion.

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Re: Military Heraldry of Lithuania

Postby Marcus Karlsson » 09 Aug 2014, 11:48

Air Force Unit coat of Arms.

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Air Defence Battalion.

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Airspace Surveillance and Control Command.

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Air Force Base.

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Armament and Equipment Repair Depot.


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