Awarded: October 1936

Blazon: A winged demi- Lion erased Azure.

Link: The lion was used prior to authorisation and is said to refer to the Napier Lion engine which powered the unit’s aircraft.

Motto: Latin: Usquam – Anywhere

History: Formed Farnborough 22 April 1916.

Sponsored by Mr Duncan Charles and dedicated to all who served with No 70 Bomber Transport Squadron

Battle Honours: 1. Western Front 1916-18. 2. Somme 1916. 3. Ypres 1917. 4. Egypt & Libya 1940-43. 5. Iraq 1941. 6. North Africa 1942-43. 7. Italy 1943-45. 8. South-East Europe 1944-45. 9. Arras. 10. Somme 1918. 11. Mediterranean 1940-43. 12. Greece 1940-41. 13. Syria 1941. 14. El Alamein. 15. El Hamma. 16. Sicily 1943. 17. Salerno. 18. Anzio & Nettuno. 19. Gustav Line. 20. Gothic Line.