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14 Construction Engineering Squadron

Bridgewater, Nova Scotia
Confirmation of a Badge
March 15, 2011
Vol. VI, p. 42

Badge of 14 Construction Engineering Squadron

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Blazon

Badge

Argent on a maple leaf Gules a beaver couchant on logs Or, in base three barrulets wavy;

Motto

CONSTRUIRE;


Symbolism

Badge

The badge features the national colours, red and white. The unit’s service to the nation is underlined by the red maple leaf, while the beaver is the most recognizable emblem of Canadian military engineering. The three wavy blue lines symbolize maritime flights.

Motto

Meaning “To construct”.