Awarded: January 1953

Blazon: Issuant from an Astral Crown Or a winged demi-Lion Gules holding in the dexter jamb an Olive branch proper.

Link: The lion is indicative of courage and strength whilst the olive branch represents the compassion shown to the vanquished.

Motto: Keepers of the peace

History: Formed 1 June 1943 at Bracknell, renamed RAF Germany on 1 January 1959 before being reduced to No 2 Group on 1 April 1993.Disbanded 1 April 1996.

Commissioned by the 2nd Tactical Air Force Association and dedicated to those of our comrades who laid down their lives that we may be free.