shoulder flash

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something worn on the shoulder of a military uniform as an emblem of a division etc

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The officers & other ranks who have served with the original squadron the last four months are unanimously in agreement upon the design of the badge & shoulder flash herewith submitted.
Fergus Ewing, SNP MSP for Inverness East, Nairn and Lochaber, said: 'Anyone can make a mistake but it is a pretty poor show when they can't even get the regiment's shoulder flash right.
The army claim that when the posters were being made up, they were released to an outside agency for distribution and the offending shoulder flash was not spotted.
The shamrock on the combat jacket is a regimental shoulder flash that was developed for the first time this year.
Today, Mr Holder, from Willenhall, near Wolverhampton, said: "It was my shoulder flash.
3Shrug your shoulders - when we meet someone we like, not only do we flash our eyebrows, we also do a shoulder flash.
Nothing, apart from a Union Jack shoulder flash on the front passenger's arm, identifies them.
Does anyone have a shoulder flash of the black cat or the 20th Dagger Div?
The only distinguishing features of the CANLOAN officers -- who proudly wore their new units' badges and insignia -- were a Canada shoulder flash and a somewhat heavier paycheck.
The flying horse shoulder flash is due to go in a shake-up of Britain's airborne troops in September.