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Land Force Atlantic Area Training Centre
Oromocto, New Brunswick
Approval of a Badge
February 1, 2001
Vol. IV, p. 169
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Vert four bars wavy abaised, overall an open book Argent bound Or surmounting two swords in saltire Argent hilts and pommels Or, the whole encircled by an annulus Sable fimbriated and inscribed ATLANTIC AREA TRAINING CENTRE • CENTRE D'INSTRUCTION DU SECTEUR ATLANTIQUE in letters Or;
SUSTENTANS MILITEM ATLANTICUM;
The open book represents training and the pursuit of knowledge. The crossed swords are a reference to the Land Force Command serving both regular and reserve forces, with the army connection reinforced with the use of green. The wavy white bars represent the sea and the maritime location of the area served. The four wavy green lines represent the four Atlantic provinces.
Meaning "Supporting the Atlantic soldier".