The Full Wiki

Insignia: Wikis

  
  
  

Encyclopedia

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

LtCol. Bruce P. Crandall, U.S. Army receives the Medal of Honor in 2007 for extraordinary heroism in the Vietnam War (1965).
Insignia (the plural of Latin insigne: emblem, symbol) is a symbol or token of personal power, status or office, or of an official body of government or jurisdiction. Insignia are especially used as an emblem of a specific or general authority.
Typical examples of insignia are:
.Official insignia are often protected by law as to allow their use only by people holding a specific office or staff members acting on behalf of such a person.^ We use cookies to store information, such as your personal preferences when you visit our site.
  • The Bucky Channel - The World of Sports from Wisconsin's Perspective.: February 2008 16 September 2009 11:34 UTC www.thebuckychannel.com [Source type: General]

^ After all, there are only so many ways to trick people, so some of the later scams were often just variatiations on tricks the show had done before.
  • Dan's Media Digest: February 2008 18 September 2009 7:47 UTC danowen.blogspot.com [Source type: General]

^ The series often uses foreign locations to double as the distance past/future, but it’s usually only for a few shots or a quick sequence.
  • Dan's Media Digest: February 2008 18 September 2009 7:47 UTC danowen.blogspot.com [Source type: General]

Misuse, defacement and destruction of such symbols is considered an offense in many countries.

Simple English

For the electronics brand-name of the same name, see Best Buy
For the Cruise Ship Insignia see Oceania Cruises
For the Band Insignium see Insignium


Insignia (the plural of Latin insigne: emblem, symbol) is a symbol or token of personal power, status or office, or of an official body of government or jurisdiction. Insignia are especially used as an emblem of a specific or general authority.

Typical examples of insignia are:

  • Other National Emblems
  • Shoulder patch, or shoulder sleeve insignia (SSI)
  • Military rank and unit markings:
    • British Army officer rank insignia
    • British Army Other Ranks rank insignia
    • Croatian military ranks insignia
    • U.S. Army officer rank insignia
    • U.S. Army enlisted rank insignia
    • U.S. Navy officer rank insignia
    • U.S. Navy enlisted rate insignia
    • United States Air Force enlisted rank insignia
    • United States Air Force officer rank insignia
    • Polish Armed Forces rank insignia
    • Nazi Party rank insignia

Official insignia are often protected by law as to allow their use only by people holding a specific office or staff members action on behalf of such a person. Misuse, defacement and destruction of such symbols is considered an offense in many countries.


Citable sentences

Up to date as of December 14, 2010

Here are sentences from other pages on Kelvin, which are similar to those in the above article.








Got something to say? Make a comment.
Your name
Your email address
Message