VP-47 “The Golden Swordsmen” Plaque
14 inch solid wood plaque hand carved and painted of the VP-47 Golden Swordsmen. Each plaque is made from solid mahogany that is notched and painted to provide the perfect piece of VP-47 Naval Aviation decor.
The use of naval aviation insignia is a modern form of heraldry that dates back to the early period of naval aviation in the 1920’s and captures many proud moments of its history. The practice fosters a sense of pride, unit cohesion and contributes to high morale, esprit de corps and professionalism within the community. It also serves as an effective means of preserving a command’s tradition, continuity of purpose and recognition, as traced through its lineage. The following rules are provided to ensure that all command insignia and slogans are in keeping with the highest traditions of the proud naval aviation heritage.