The contents of this Register are intended for research purposes only. The heraldic emblems found in the Register may not be reproduced in any form or in any media without the written consent of the Canadian Heraldic Authority and/or the recipient.
725 (Glace Bay) Communication Squadron
Glace Bay, Nova Scotia
Approval of a Badge
February 20, 2009
Vol. V, p. 426
[ previous page ]
Argent four Marconi communication towers Sable issuant from a base per fess crested Or and Azure;
COMMUNICATIONES CUM PERSEVERANTIA;
The design evokes the rich history of communications in Glace Bay, especially the role that the community played in trans-Atlantic communications. It honours the work of Guglielmo Marconi (1874-1937) who, in December 1902, transmitted the first complete wireless messages to Poldhu, Cornwall, from Glace Bay, Nova Scotia.
Meaning “Communications with persistence”.