25 Astounding Dog Tag Tattoos

The dog tag tattoos are very popular among the people as memorial pieces. They love to get their body carved with the traditional identification mark worn by the soldiers. The practice which started during the civil war in a bid to save oneself from getting listed as unidentified, in case one died during the war, has taken on a new avatar. The art form uses the dog tag to create memorial tattoos. Apart from this (which is most popular) tattoos of dog tags are also worn by soldiers.

The people also find it relevant to express their love and affection. Therefore, mothers, fathers, couples, etc. can be seen wearing dog tags with the names of their loved ones. It is also quite well-known for conveying one’s patriotic emotions and dog tags with the flag as backdrop are very common displays. As far as designs of theses tattoos are concerned, you can wear it in the form of a chain or a bracelet or get quotes and other inspiring lines inscribed along with it. Here, we have presented a collection of 25 pictures that will tell you more about the tattoos with dog tags. Take a look.

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Back Dog Tag Tattoo

The American national has got her back tattooed with a dog tag that bears the flag design to express her love for her country.

Back Dog TagTattoo

Back Dog Tag Tattoo

Decent Dog Tag Tattoo

Lovely dog tag bearing the initials of the husband and wife carved along with a yellow rose that stands for happiness looks charming.

Decent Dog Tag Tattoo

Decent Dog Tag Tattoo

Simple Dog Tag

Bearing the name of the couple; this black and white dog tag tattoo, etched around the ankle, looks very sober.

Simple Dog Tag

Simple Dog Tag

Forearm Dog Tag Tattoo

The mother has got the dog tag tattoo along with the name and birth date of her children as a mark of love.

Forearm Dog Tag Tattoo

Forearm Dog Tag Tattoo

Fabulous Dog Tag

Look at this amazing dog tag that has the American flag waving inside the chain; a sign of national pride.

Fabulous Dog Tag

Fabulous Dog Tag

Side Dog Tag Tattoo

Unique dog tag tattoo done on the ribs looks mysterious but has also got a radiant charm embellished inside it.

Side Dog Tag Tattoo

Side Dog Tag Tattoo

Realistic Dog Tags

This ardent dog tags lover got cool tattoos done on his body that is very eye-catching and classic in appearance.

Realistic Dog Tags

Realistic Dog Tags

Rib Tattoo

Watch out this rip off style dog tag done on the ribs that the wearer got carved in memory of his dear friend.

Rib Tattoo

Rib Tattoo

Chest Dog Tag

Hanging from a chain, this dog tag serves the ornamental purpose to the hilt and has been also done in a neat manner.

Chest Dog Tag

Chest Dog Tag

Cross & Dog Tag

Religious and inspirational tattoo created with dog tag and cross that looks classic in its plain format.

Cross & Dog Tag

Cross & Dog Tag

Leg Dog Tag Tattoo

The side of the leg bears a dog tag that has the line “without sacrifice there is no victory” inscribed on it to serve as motivation.

Leg Dog Tag Tattoo

Leg Dog Tag Tattoo

Cool Foot Tattoo

The patriotic butterfly and the dog tag sit well on the foot of the girl and symbolize her national pride.

Cool Foot Tattoo

Cool Foot Tattoo

Prayerful Dog Tag Tattoo

Created on the chest, the praying hands with dog tag look very graceful and are also a popular tattoo design.

Prayerful Dog Tag Tattoo

Prayerful Dog Tag Tattoo

Creative Dog Tag Tattoo

The cancer ribbons and the dog tags together create a cool tattoo piece that also represents the family members of the wearer.

Creative Dog Tag Tattoo

Creative Dog Tag Tattoo

Dashing Dog Tags

Check out these real looking dog tags that have been carved on the ribs as the wearer is fascinated by them.

Dashing Dog Tags

Dashing Dog Tags

Foot Dog Tag

The girl got the dog tag done on her foot as a tribute to her brother who died serving as an army man.

Foot Dog Tag

Foot Dog Tag

Vibrant Dog Tags Tattoo

This dog tag tattoo with the American flag forming the backdrop looks very alluring and has got an amazing display.

Vibrant Dog Tags Tattoo

Vibrant Dog Tags Tattoo

Delectable Dog Tags

Sober, shaded dog tags done on the foot of the girl look elegant and create a very pleasing picture before the eyes.

Delectable Dog Tags

Delectable Dog Tags

Cancer Dog Tag Tattoo

Dog tag with the initials of the wearer’s mother who is a breast cancer survivor, carved as a mark of tribute.

Cancer Dog Tag Tattoo

Cancer Dog Tag Tattoo

Name & Dog Tag

Catchy forehand tattoo carved with the name of the wearer along with dog tags that are an expression of pride in one self.

Name & Dog Tag

Name & Dog Tag

Dog Tag Memorial Tattoo

The soldier got the dog tattoo done on his side in loving memory of his fallen comrade.

Dog Tag Memorial Tattoo

Dog Tag Memorial Tattoo

Air Force Dog Tag

Covering the shoulder and chest, this dog tag tattoo with a chain, makes a pleasant style statement.

Air Force Dog Tag

Air Force Dog Tag

Tribute Dog Tag

The girl got the dog tag on her foot as a tribute to her soldier uncle who died on the war front.

Tribute Dog Tag

Tribute Dog Tag

Cute Dog Tags

The man shows off his dog tags tattoo that bear the names of his kids and represent the affection he harbors as a father.

Cute Dog Tags

Cute Dog Tags

Sober Dog Tags

This soldier flaunts his dog tags that have become a bit blurred with time but still retain the elegant charm.

Sober Dog Tags

Sober Dog Tags