Awarded: June 1955

Blazon: A Torteaux charged with a Maltese Cross Argent surmounted by a Figure in Armour grasping a Spear all proper

Link: The figure represents the island’s strength, the cross its location whilst the colours are from the Arms of Malta

Motto: Latin: Insula Defensor – The island fortress

History: It is thought to have formed at Valetta in May 1952, although AHB/RAF have been unable to confirm this or its fate.

Sponsored by Ivon Nigel Moore and dedicated to all who served with Malta Sector