[Angelina River, Texas Fire Department Patch]

Description:

Patch from the Angelina River, Texas fire department. The rectangular patch has a white background and dark blue edging. The top of the patch has two flags facing away from each other. The first flag is blue and has "ARFD" written on it in yellow, while the other is a simplified version of the United States flag. Two golden banners besides these flags state "Pride" and "Honor." A red and black circle in the center is embroidered with "We Strive to Save.. Lives!" and an image of a devil holding a pitchfork. "You Light 'Em We Fight 'Em," "Angelina River," and "Jasper, Texas" are written in black along the edges of the patch. "Fire Dept" is written in two flared blue shapes emerging from the circle.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Jasper County
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
Fire Museum of Texas
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2013
The Fire Museum of Texas Patch Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 47
Past 30 days: 12
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Jasper County
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Description:

Patch from the Angelina River, Texas fire department. The rectangular patch has a white background and dark blue edging. The top of the patch has two flags facing away from each other. The first flag is blue and has "ARFD" written on it in yellow, while the other is a simplified version of the United States flag. Two golden banners besides these flags state "Pride" and "Honor." A red and black circle in the center is embroidered with "We Strive to Save.. Lives!" and an image of a devil holding a pitchfork. "You Light 'Em We Fight 'Em," "Angelina River," and "Jasper, Texas" are written in black along the edges of the patch. "Fire Dept" is written in two flared blue shapes emerging from the circle.

Physical Description:

1 patch : fabric, col. ; 12 x 13 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): badges | patches | fire departments
Partner:
Fire Museum of Texas
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2013
Collection:
The Fire Museum of Texas Patch Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: FMTX_2013-01-247
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth354632
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image