Awarded: May 1936 (BR22)

Blazon: On a Torteaux a Maltese Cross Argent overall a PI Sable fimbriated.

Link: The Maltese cross signifies the location of the unit when the badge was authorised. It was also stationed with No 7 Sqn and had to fly over its lines away from the airfield symbolised by pi being 22 over 7.

Motto: Latin: Preux et audacious – Valiant and brave.

History: Formed Gosport 1 September 1915.

Sponsored by Just Wood and dedicated to all who served with No 22 Squadron.

Battle Honours: 1. Western Front 1916-18. 2. Somme 1916. 3. Ypres 1917. 4. Hindenburg Line. 5. Channel & North Sea 1939-41. 6. Mediterranean 1942. 7. Eastern Waters 1942-44. 8. Burma 1944-45. 9. Cambrai 1917. 10. Somme 1918. 11. Lys. 12. Amiens. 13. France & Low Countries 1940. 14. Invasion Ports 1940. 15. Biscay 1940-41