Heraldry and Insignia of the California State Military Forces
164th Field Artillery Battalion
Distinctive Unit Insignia
Symbolism: Red and yellow are used for Artillery, white the cocoanut palm symbolizes service in the Pacific Theater during World War II. The lleur-de-lis and the rattlesnake represent service by elements of the organization in France during World War I and on the Mexican Border, respectively
Motto: CURA ET PERFECTAM (Accuracy and Perfection)
Date Approved: 11 April 1952
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Posted 11 August 2018