The Viceregal Lion
  1. The Governor General of Canada
  2. Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette
Heraldry Today

The contents of this Register are intended for research purposes only. The heraldic emblems found in the Register may not be reproduced in any form or in any media without the written consent of the Canadian Heraldic Authority and/or the recipient.

Walter Anthony Borosa

Whitby, Ontario
Grant of Arms
July 20, 1994
Vol. II, p. 344

Click on each image to enlarge. The blazon and symbolism for each element will accompany the enlarged image.


Blazon

Arms

Argent a bear rampant Sable between three coronets erablé Gules;

Crest

Issuant from a circlet of White Trillium flowers proper a demi bear Azure armed Argent gorged with a cord Or pendant therefrom a bezant;

Motto

ALLEGIANCE;


Symbolism

In general, the symbolism of emblems prior to 2000 does not exist in an appropriate format for the online Register.


Background

Canada Gazette Information

The announcement of the Letters Patent was made on December 3, 1994, in Volume 128, page 4584 of the Canada Gazette.


Artist Information

Creator(s)
Original concept of Robert D. Watt, Chief Herald of Canada, assisted by the heralds of the Canadian Heraldic Authority.

Painter
David Farrar

Calligrapher
Suzzann Wright


Recipient Information

Individual