Finnish sleeve patch, Sea policing / surveilance
Finnish shoulder-sleeve patch.
Unissued and uncut patch. Older version, sew-on.
The base color of patch defines the branch of service, symbols of the patch the training or specialist branch of training.
Green = Infantry
Yellow = Cavalry / veterinary
Grey = medical
Blue = support
Airforce blue = airforce
Light blue = music
Red = artillery
Purple = technical and engineering
Black = Armour
Black/purple = chaplains
There has been countless of changes in army regulations and practises considering branch and training insignia, if you are after a certain era or certain type of patch or insignia, please contact us.