Sri Lanka Army General Service Corps


Sri Lanka Army
General Service Corps

Service with Excellence

The Flag, Crest and Cap Badge

The Flag

The Crest

  • Four lotus flowers - Four noble truth
  • Lotus flower with eight petals - The eightfold path
  • Petals - Motherland
  • Two spears - Safeguard and defence
  • Shield - Sovereignty and safeguard
  • Elephant - Earlier Symbol of Ceylon Army

The Cap Badge

The present cap badge of SLAGSC was the crest of the Ceylon Army, with the amalgamation of the Pay & Records, Education and Bands section of the Army to form the SLAGSC. The Army crest was used as the cap badge. It consists of five (05) main components, symbolizing our country's history & heritage.