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77 Line Regiment

Kingston, Ontario
Approval of a Badge
June 15, 2017
Vol. VI, p. 736

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Blazon

Badge

Per fess Argent and Azure a telephone pole Or;

Motto

USQUE AD FINEM;


Symbolism

Badge

White and blue are the colours of The Royal Canadian Corps of Signals. The telephone pole is taken from the badge of 1 Line Troop, one of the unit’s predecessors. The motto is a Latin translation of that of 1 Line Troop.

Motto

This Latin phrase means “Through”.


Background

Canada Gazette Information

The announcement of the Letters Patent was made on March 31, 2018, in Volume 152, page 896 of the Canada Gazette.


Artist Information

Creator(s)
Original concept of Manon Labelle, Miramichi Herald, assisted by the heralds of the Canadian Heraldic Authority.

Painter
D. Robert Tunstall

Calligrapher
Kathy Feig


Recipient Information

Military Institution
Military