The Royal Highland Fusiliers of Canada
A grenade fired proper, with the monogram HF, the flame surmounted by the
Royal Crown proper, superimposed on the cross of St. Andrew. At the base of
the grenade is a motto ribbon bearing the word CANADA. The whole is
embellished by a glory.
Official Abbreviation: RHFC
Motto: Defence, not Defiance
Battle Honours (28)
First World War
Second World War
ARRAS, 1917, '18
PURSUIT TO MONS
THE ORNE (BURON)
Faubourg de Vaucelles
North-West Europe, 1944-1945
Order of Precedence: 12
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William Avery 'Billy' Bishop, VC, fighter ace & father of the RCAF, is born in Owen Sound, ON.
The Italian Submarine Avorio is cornered and sunk by HMCS REGINA in the Mediterranean.
Operation Veritable, Canadian and British troops launch offensive near Nijmegen to capture Reichwald area
THE REICHSWALD, effective dates for battle honour to begin
THE RHINELAND, effective dates for battle honour to begin (to 10 Mar 45)
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