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420 Combat Support Squadron

London, Ontario
Confirmation of a Badge
April 20, 2017
Vol. VI, p. 702

Badge of the 420 Combat Support Squadron

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Blazon

Badge

Argent a snowy owl stooping proper;

Motto

AD FINEM PUGNATUS;


Symbolism

Badge

The snowy owl is indigenous to Canada and hunts by night.

Motto

This Latin phrase means literally “We fight to finish”, and which has historically been translated by the unit as “We fight to the finish”;