In every home where resides a member of the Armed Forces, whether active or retired, you will find a plaque or citation relating to their involvement in the service. From a simple citation to something more intricate like a deployment commemoration plaque, all have these indicate a common factor and that is enormous pride in both the military and the family.
A military plaque when personalized correctly should convey to the observer something about the owner, and here are a few simple ones. The name of the service member should be prominent as well as the units, brigade or regiment he served with, the dates are also important as they indicate how long the member served in the forces.
On the picture on the right you can clearly see the particular deployment the soldier was involved in, the dates and the unit address. The most popular military plaques and citations of the last few decades are the ones which commemorate involvement in
- Operation Iraqi Freedom,
- Operation Enduring Freedom
- Desert Storm
and prior to these Vietnam was also historic. Military plaques can be complimented with military rings and other military or family pride collectibles which must be personalized to mean anything either now or in the future.
Most of our plaques are made from solid wood and adorned with emblems, lettering and various logos ranging from unit crest, family coat of arms and are hand painted by accomplished artists from Europe. We also have a printed range with relevant information about the career path of the soldier or ranger and these can be ordered framed or unframed.
Military plaques are ideal to celebrate and commemorate a memorial, when someone we love and cherish passes away they become a memory that we don’t want to fade away, that memory becomes one of our most wonderful personal treasures and with a well engraved plaque we can commemorate it respectfully.
Types of Military Plaques Available
There are many types and styles of plaques available today, and they are designed for various reasons. The most popular plaques are personalized to celebrate special occasions such as, military achievements, military anniversaries, military retirements and military memorials. Engraved with the personal and career details of the soldier, they are considered by many as the most treasured of all gifts that you can design.