|Thanks for your service, I always hear the idiots say to anyone in uniform. Service to whom? The beast?|
The Lamassu is a winged creature with the head of a man, body of a bulL, and wings of an eagle, representing the twelve signs of the Zodiac, and were also a symbol of Nimrod. In fact, these appear prominently in the city named in his honor, Nimrud The horned cap it wears is symbolic of the tower of Babel.
Not to be outdone, Britain also used a similar patch:
Note also the crossed swords, “X is the symbol of the sun god” (ref: The open Scroll)
And that curious star which has seven points is called a Septagram, and is the “seven-pointed star of the Knight Templars in France…”. Or if you prefer, the star also “…is a symbol of the number 7, is ruled by Jupiter, and may be associated with both the Faerie path of Wicca, Blue path of Wicca, and the Otherkin subculture. It is occasionally linked with Kabbalistic teachings and also with High Magick as a Seal of Jupiter ( contributed to the symbol Greater and Lesser Keys of Solomon as the Sigilum Dei Aemeth). This particular seal is used to conjure and control and dismiss spirits. It is a particularly powerful tool in the practice of necromancy, protection, and exorcism but may be used for other things as well. … (ref: “Occult Symbols Explained: The Septagram“)