Military tattoos have each people its own specifics . They are based on images of amulets and national beliefs . For example, American fighter force symbolizes the spirit of the eagle , the Irish - quatrefoil and so on.
This type of tattoo applied to the warrior's body just before the battle to lift his morale.In the ancient martial tattoos used Indian tribes as amulets and charms . Using tattoos psychologically helps the soldier to cope with their subconscious fears that in the event of death, the body can not be identified.
By referring to the combat snipers from the tattoo of the target or scope.It is located on the front of the shoulder and may be accompanied by a sign , such as the service year.
For seafarers identification mark is the anchor.