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  1. The Governor General of Canada
  2. Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette
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32 Utility Squadron

Ottawa, Ontario
Confirmation of the blazon of a Badge
November 20, 2008
Vol. V, p. 363

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Blazon

Badge

Per fess wavy Azure and barry-wavy Argent and Azure, two chain links interlaced palewise, that in chief Argent, that in base Or;

Motto

NIHIL NIMIUM DIFFICILE;


Symbolism

Badge

The links and the two parts of the background symbolize the close cooperation and unity between air and sea elements of the Canadian Forces.

Motto

Meaning “Nothing too difficult”. For many years, the squadron used NIHIL QUAM ARDUUM.


Background

Canada Gazette Information

The announcement of the Letters Patent was made on March 20, 2010, in Volume 144, page 440 of the Canada Gazette.


Artist Information

Creator(s)
Not applicable

Painter
* Not applicable / Sans objet

Calligrapher
* Not applicable / Sans objet


Recipient Information

Military Institution
Military

The badge was originally approved on 1 July 1970.