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79 Communication Regiment

Ottawa, Ontario
Approval of a Badge
June 1, 1997
Vol. III, p. 389

Badge of 79 Communication Regiment

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Blazon

Badge

Per fess Argent and Azure between two flashes of lightning a representation the figure of Mercury the sinister foot standing on a globe and carrying with the sinister arm a caduceus Or;

Motto

INTER TEMPORA PER SPATIA. This Latin motto was later corrected to read PER TEMPUS SPATIUMQUE, meaning “Through time and space”.


Symbolism

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