Awarded: April 1944

Blazon: In front of a Compass Card Azure/Argent an Eagle volant affrontee the head lowered to the dexter holding in the claws a chain of five links all Or

Link: The badge is indicative of the Unit’s function as a link between the various parts of the world

Motto: Surely and quickly

History: Formed at Lyneham on 10 October 1942; disbanded at Brize Norton on 6 January 1976

Battle Honours: 1. Malta 1942; 2. North Africa 1942-1943; 3. Egypt & Libya 1942-1943; 4. Italy 1944; 5. Tirpitz; 6. France & Germany 1944

Sponsored by Just Wood and dedicated to all who served with No 511 Squadron