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Symbolize Your Patriotism With These Military Tattoo Designs

Military Tattoo Designs
Military tattoos portray love for one's country. There are a large number of tattoo designs that symbolize patriotism and heroism.
Madhura Pandit
Last Updated: Feb 28, 2018
We must be ready to dare all for our country. For history does not long entrust the care of freedom to the weak or the timid.
― Dwight D. Eisenhower
Military tattoos are based on designs that represent the armed forces. What comes immediately in mind is the national flag. Although it is an all-time favorite tattoo design, apart from the flag, there are many other designs that can symbolize your love for your country.
Military Tattoo Meanings
These tattoos are often made as a memorial to one's military service or to keep alive the military spirit even after the end of the service. Military tattoos symbolize patriotism, nationalism, and national fervor. As they have great symbolic meanings, they are made by soldiers and civilians alike.
Fighter plane tattoo
Bald eagle tattoo
Black anchor tattoo
Black lion head tattoo
Sword tattoo
Black ship tattoo
Apart from the aforementioned ones, making tattoos with names of dear ones who lost their lives serving for the nation, is a popular idea. Memorial tattoos also contain verses, texts, quotes, dates, or a symbolic picture of the event.
Military Quotes for Tattoos
Veni, Vidi, Vici (I came, I saw, I conquered)
― Julius Caesar

I fight where I am told, and I win where I fight.
― General George S. Patton

I am a soldier, I fight where I am told, and I win where I fight.
― Douglas MacArthur

No guts, no glory.
― Major Gen. Frederick C. Blesse

In war there is no substitute for victory.
― General Douglas MacArthur
Military tattoos are sported by active as well as ex-servicemen. One of the ways of keeping alive a memory of active participation and sacrifices made during a war is by having a tattoo. Lastly, note that even if you are not into military service, you can definitely go for these tattoos to portray your love and pride for your country.
Growling bear tattoo
Flag tattoo
Sexy woman with sunglasses
Never Forgotten Tattoo