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Canadian Forces Military Police Group
Approval of a Badge
July 15, 2014
Vol. VI, p. 370
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Sable a thunderbird in West Coast First Nations style displayed proper;
DISCIPLINARE PER EXEMPLUM;
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. The black background symbolizes authority.
This Latin phrase means “To discipline by example”.
Canada Gazette Information
The announcement of the Letters Patent was made on March 14, 2015, in Volume 149, page 504 of the Canada Gazette.
Original concept of Manon Labelle, Miramichi Herald, assisted by the heralds of the Canadian Heraldic Authority.
Lara Claire Berry