Awarded: September 1944
Blazon: A Wyvern Sable langued armed and pierced by a Flash of Lightning all Or
Link: The design represents an evil monster being struck down
Motto: Latin: Dei auxilio telis meis – By the help of God with my own weapons.
History: Formed Catterick 1 September 1917 renumbered No 85 Sqn 30 November 1958.
Sponsored by Flt Lt David E C Smith RAFVR(T) in Memory of Flt Lt George Knapp killed on active service at RAF Seletar on 27 October 1945.