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408 Tactical Helicopter Squadron
Confirmation of the blazon of a Badge
March 15, 2011
Vol. VI, p. 32
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Argent a Canada goose volant proper;
The Canada goose is found in Canada, but also in England and Scotland, where the squadron was based in the Second World War. Its speed and power of flight symbolize the operational mission of the squadron.
Canada Gazette Information
The announcement of the Letters Patent was made on November 12, 2011, in Volume 145, page 3517 of the Canada Gazette.