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  2. Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette
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The Winnipeg Grenadiers

Winnipeg, Manitoba
Approval of a Badge
January 15, 2004
Vol. IV, p. 365

Badge of The Winnipeg Grenadiers

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A grenade Sable enflamed Gules and Argent;



The grenade is a historic symbol shared with a number of British regiments. It represents the ordnance used in the campaigns for which the regiment is famous, and it is also symbolic of the power of the Grenadiers as a fighting force. Red and white are the official colours of the regiment and of Canada.