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12 Wing

Shearwater, Nova Scotia
Approval of a Badge
July 1, 1995
Vol. III, p. 367

Badge of the 12 Wing

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Blazon

Badge

Argent a shearwater volant proper and in base two barrulets wavy Azure;

Motto

SUPRA MARE VOLAMUS;


Symbolism

Badge

The wavy barrulets represent the coastal waters of the Atlantic signifying its global geography, and the shearwater portrays the unit's location.

Motto

Not applicable