Patches are stitched on the jackets of the motorcycle club members. Patches can represent club association, club position and other club related details.
Sons of AnarchyEdit
Sons Of AnarchyEdit
identifies club membership.
Name of the Mother Charter - Redwood Original. Worn by members who prospected into the mother charter
Worn by members of the Charming Chapter. Worn on the Right by the belt.
Club position patchesEdit
This patch indicates that its wearer is a President - the leader of a charter or chapter.
Indicates that its wearer is the Vice President of a charter.
This patch indicates that its wearer is the Sergeant-at-Arms of a charter. The Sergeant-at-Arms is responsible for discipline and security within a charter. He also serves as a bodyguard for the President protecting him from danger - he is almost always at the side of the President.
This patch is worn by the Secretary. He is in charge of information and bookkeeping.
This patch is worn by the Road Captain. He is responsible for organizing the route the charter takes on rides, ensuring the safety of club members on the road and ensuring discipline while on rides. There is no Road Captain in the Charming chapter.
Someone hopeful for club membership, who rides with the club during a probationary period. A unanimous club vote must be cast by the membership to earn a full patch.
(A "hang around" is the first of various levels of membership in an MC) A hang around is described as friendly to the organization but is not an actual member yet. They typically go to parties, buy the t-shirts and try to make contacts within the organization to help boost their membership level. Hang Arounds also ride with the group whenever there is a ride but otherwise they don't get involved in the organization.
This patch is only worn by the nine of founding members of the Sons of Anarchy Motorcycle Club.
Men of MayhemEdit
A patch for those who have spilled blood, or have gone above and beyond for the good of the club [Source: Sons of Anarchy: The Official Collector's Edition]. Known wearers of the Men of Mayhem patch include Jax Teller, Opie Winston, Juice Ortiz, Allesandro Montez, Rane Quinn, Orlin West, Clay Morrow, Herman Kozik and many other patched members seen in the show.
Worn by long-term SOA members who have proven they will "fight to the last breath" or sacrifice themselves for the club. Worn by Clay, Happy, Kozik, West, Jury, Quinn, Seamus Ryan (SAMBEL), Benny (SAMTAZ), and various other members seen throughout the series. [Source: Sons of Anarchy: The Official Collector's Edition]
This patch shows that you're a member of the MayansEdit
Meaning "The Faithful Ones".
faithful, loyal, true; religious; accurate; dependable
Asesinos de Dios Edit
Meaning "Assassins of God".
Worn by All patched members on the right side of the cut.