Heraldry and Insignia of the California State Military Forces
5th Infantry Brigade (California State Military Reserve)
5th Infantry Regiment (California State Guard)
Distinctive Unit Insignia
World War II State Guard Distinctive Unit Insignia
HERALDRY: On a shield divided per bend white and blue. In Chief Sinister a Fir Tree green. In Base a Palm Tree gold and the Roman Numeral (letter "V") Five. Also of gold, below on a band the motto "Amor Patriae Vincit" in blue overall a crest of a brown Grizzly Bear statant on a wreath of the colors red, white and blue.
Organizational Color
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Updated 8 February 2016