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443 Maritime Helicopter Squadron

Victoria, British Columbia
Confirmation of the blazon of a Badge
March 15, 2012
Vol. VI, p. 131

Badge of the 443 Maritime Helicopter Squadron

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Blazon

Badge

Argent a hornet affronty proper;

Motto

OUR STING IS DEATH;


Symbolism

Badge

The hornet recalls the squadron’s nickname during the Second World War, the “Hornet Squadron”.

Motto

Not applicable