Heraldry Today

2 Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group

Petawawa, Ontario
Approval of a Badge
May 1, 1999
Vol. III, p. 419

Badge of 2 Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group

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Blazon

Badge

Vert an arrowhead point upwards Or charged with a black bear passant Sable;

Motto

AUDACIA ET FORTITUDO;


Symbolism

Badge

The arrowhead symbolizes the combat role of the Brigade while the bear recalls the fact that these agile animals, which can show aggressiveness when roused, are frequently found at CFB Petawawa, the headquarters of this Brigade.

Motto

Meaning "Strength and courage".