Awarded: August 1945

Blazon: On a Triangle Or a Cross couped Gules

Link: The design on an equilateral triangle, indicative of a pyramid, emphasises the hospital’s association with Egypt

Motto: Latin: Alatos Recreamus – We restore to health the wing-borne men

History: Formed at Abbasia, Cairo in March 1943 – Disbanded 8 March 1947

Sponsored by Ivon Nigel Moore and dedicated to all who served at No 5 Hospital Middle East.