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427 Special Operations Aviation Squadron
Confirmation of the blazon of a Badge
March 15, 2012
Vol. VI, p. 120
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Argent a maple leaf Vert overall a lion rampant Or;
FERTE MANUS CERTAS;
The lion represents England and the maple leaf Canada. Together, they indicate that this Canadian squadron was formed in England during the Second World War.
This Latin phrase means “Strike with a sure hand”.