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  2. Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette
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14 Air Maintenance Squadron

Greenwood, Nova Scotia
Approval of a Badge
January 1, 1998
Vol. III, p. 399

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Blazon

Badge

A bee a lighting upon an apple blossom slipped and leaved proper;

Motto

PERFECTIONIS PER VIGILANTIA;


Symbolism

Badge

The apple blossom recalls the Annapolis Valley where the Squadron is based, and the worker honey bee represents the members of the Squadron.

Motto

Meaning "Perfection through vigilance".


Background

Canada Gazette Information

The announcement of the Letters Patent was made on March 4, 2006, in Volume 140, page 429 of the Canada Gazette.


Artist Information

Creator(s)
Not available

Painter

Calligrapher


Recipient Information

Military Institution
Military