Volume 2, Part 1: Extant Commissioned Ships

HMCS Jolliet

HMCS Jolliet Badge

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BADGE

Description

Azure above a base Argent indented of seven charged with two barrulets wavy Azure a plate in front a compass rose Or charged with a fleur-de-lis Azure.

Significance

The compass card represents 'Louis Jolliet', the explorer and cartographer from whom the ship takes her name. The blue colour represents the St. Lawrence River. The seven peaks and the 'fleur-de lis' represent Sept-Îles, Quebec, home of the ship.

MOTTO

OMNIA PERRUMPIMUS (Nothing Can Stop Us)

COLOURS

Gold and Blue

BATTLE HONOURS

None

LINEAGE

First of Name

Shore establishment.
Naval Reserve Division, Sept-Îles, Quebec.
Commissioned 7 October 1989.1


1. Department of National Defence News Release/Communiqué du ministère de la Défense nationale, AFB 50/89, 6 October/octobre 1989

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