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  1. The Governor General of Canada
  2. Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette
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Canadian Forces Logistics Training Centre

Borden, Ontario
Approval of a Badge
November 15, 2013
Vol. VI, p. 280

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Blazon

Badge

Tierced in pale Azure, Gules and Bleu céleste, two chain links interlaced in saltire Or;

Motto

EXCELLENTIA PER SCIENTIAM;


Symbolism

Badge

The interlaced chain links are found in the badge of the Canadian Forces School of Administration and Logistics, which was renamed the Canadian Forces Logistics Training Centre. The chain links and the colour red refer to badge of the Logistics Branch. The colours of the field indicate that the Centre serves the three environmental elements of the Canadian Forces, namely sea, land and air.

Motto

This Latin phrase means “Excellence through knowledge”.


Background

Canada Gazette Information

The announcement of the Letters Patent was made on March 22, 2014, in Volume 148, page 657 of the Canada Gazette.


Artist Information

Creator(s)
Original concept of Manon Labelle, Miramichi Herald, assisted by the heralds of the Canadian Heraldic Authority.

Painter
D. Robert Tunstall

Calligrapher
Shirley Mangione


Recipient Information

Military Institution
Military