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Vincent Paul Beswick-Escanlar

Ottawa, Ontario
Grant of Arms, Flag and Badge
July 20, 2017
Vol. VI, p. 738

Badge of Vincent Paul Beswick-Escanlar

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Blazon

Badge

A sword Or hilt Gules entwined by a snake Argent within a vol Gules charged in base with a sun Or;


Symbolism

Badge

The wings, sword and serpent represent Dr. Beswick-Escanlar’s profession as a flight surgeon. The red colour alludes to his military service for Canada. The sun is a Philippine cultural symbol and refers to his heritage.