Awarded: April 1937 (BR29)

Blazon: An Eagle in flight preying on a Buzzard all proper.

Link: The eagle was a badge used in 1914-18 and being over another bird of prey is symbolic of air combat

Motto: Latin: Impiger et acer – Energetic and keen

History: Formed Gosport 7 November 1915

Commissioned by Suzanne Walker-Brearley in Memory of all who served with 29 Sqn and dedicated to Flt Lt R R Densham, pilot and F/O H W Ellis DFM, Navigator who flew together for two years, died together on 7 June 1944 and are buried together at Bayeux.

 

Battle Honours: 1. Western Front 1916-18. 2, Somme 1916. 3. Ypres 1917. 4. Somme 1918. 5. Channel & North Sea 1939-40. 6. Battle of Britain 1940. 7. Home Defence 1940-45. 8. France & Germany 1944-45. 9. Arras. 10. Lys. 11. Fortress Europe 1943-44. 12. Normandy 1944. 13. Arnhem.