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Canadian Navy HMCS Chicoutimi (SSK 879), submarine badge (crest) Canadian Navy HMCS Chicoutimi (SSK 879), submarine badge (crest)

Azure in front of a pile Argent bordered throughout by a letter " V " also Argent fimbriated Azure surmounting three bars wavy in base Argent a bear rampant Sable holding in the forepaws a fleur-de-lis Azure.

Significance: The badge incorporates a "V" design in blue and white in reference to the Victoria class of submarines and the colours of Quebec. The bear is an animal indigenous to the Chicoutimi area representing ferocity and strength. It protects a fleur-de-lis and stands on waves representing both the maritime environment in which the vessel operates and the rivers and lakes of the Chicoutimi area.

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Canadian Navy HMCS Corner Brook (SSK-878), submarine badge (crest) Canadian Navy HMCS Corner Brook (SSK-878), submarine badge (crest)

Sable between three bends and three bends reversed wavy a pile Or overlaid of another Sable charged with a representation of a viking warriors's helmet Or;

Symbolism: The badge incorporates a "V" in reference to the Victoria class of submarines. The golden waves flowing on either side are a reference to the Corner Brook River. The black field represents the depths at which the vessel operates, while the viking helmet recalls the importance of the discovery of Newfoundland by these famous seafaring warriors.

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Canadian Navy HMCS Victoria (SSK 876), submarine badge (crest) Canadian Navy HMCS Victoria (SSK 876), submarine badge (crest)

Gules on a pile Argent another Azure charged with a representation of the Royal Crown proper.

Significance: The badge uses a "V" format, a reference to the Victoria class of submarines. The vessel was named for the City of Victoria, British Columbia, and the badge is derived from the shield of the City's Coat of Arms. The colours of the city's shield have been reversed to place the colour blue, associated with the navy, above all other colours. The Crown, in a form often used during Queen Victoria's reign, is depicted on the blue portion of the badge.

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Canadian Navy HMCS Windsor (SSK 877), submarine badge (crest) Canadian Navy HMCS Windsor (SSK 877), submarine badge (crest)

Azure in base three barrulets wavy Argent thereon a pile Argent overlaid of another Sable overall a sea lion grasping a trident Or and gorged with a naval coronet also Or sails Argent.

Significance: The badge incorporates a "V" in reference to the Victoria class of submarines. The colours blue and black refer to the colour of water both above and below the surface. The lion supporter of the Arms of the City of Windsor, for which the vessel is named, has been given a fish's lower portions and a trident in reference to the vessel's offensive and defensive capability.

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