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Military Police Branch
Confirmation of the blazon of a Badge
September 15, 2010
Vol. V, p. 545
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Argent a thunderbird in West Coast First Nations style displayed proper;
In the mythology of the First Nations of the West Coast, the thunderbird is a symbol of supremacy and power. It is also a protective spirit, one who gives wise counsel and guards the community against evil and misfortune.
Canada Gazette Information
The announcement of the Letters Patent was made on March 26, 2011, in Volume 145, page 1073 of the Canada Gazette.