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John Robert Charles Cave-Browne-Cave

Delta, British Columbia
Registration of Arms
February 20, 2015
Vol. VI, p. 485

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Blazon

Arms

Quarterly 1st and 4th Azure fretty Argent (Cave), 2nd and 3rd Azure a chevron between three escallops Or, a bordure engrailed Gules (Browne);

Crest

A greyhound courant Sable collared Argent and ensigned by a scroll inscribed GARDEZ (Cave);

Crest

A stork proper beaked and membered Gules gorged with a ducal crown Or (Browne);

Motto

GARDEZ;


Symbolism

Arms

The upper left and lower right quarters show the arms of the Cave family. The other two quarters are those of the Browne family.

Crest

Not available.

Crest

Not available.

Motto

This word means “Beware”.


Background

Canada Gazette Information

The announcement of the Letters Patent was made on October 3, 2015, in Volume 149, page 2336 of the Canada Gazette.


Artist Information

Creator(s)
Not available.

Painter
Debra MacGarvie

Calligrapher
Yolande Lessard


Recipient Information

Individual

View all Letters Patent for John Robert Charles Cave-Browne-Cave

The recipient’s emblems were originally recorded in the Public Register of Arms, Flags and Badges of Canada, Vol. IV, page 33, 26 May 2000.