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414 Electronic Warfare Support Squadron

Gatineau, Quebec
Confirmation of the blazon of a Badge
March 15, 2011
Vol. VI, p. 36

Badge of the 414 Electronic Warfare Support Squadron

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Argent a knight in armour mounted on a horse proper, both liveried Sable and Gules and set on cloud proper;





During the Second World War, this squadron was known as the “Black Knight Squadron”. The knight symbolizes fair but mortal combat, while the cloud indicates air combat. Black is the colour of night fighters. Black, red and white are the squadron’s colours.


This Latin phrase means “With all our might”.