DAVIS, Rear-Admiral S. Mathwin, RCN, FRHSC (Hon),H/FHS (Eng)   

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DAVIS, Rear-Admiral S. Mathwin, RCN, FRHSC (Hon), H/FHS (Eng)
Arms: Azure a sea-griffin segreant Or the dexter talon holding aloft a torch Argent enflamed proper the sinister clutching to the breast a cross couped Gules.
Crest: Upon a helmet mantled Azure doubled Or within a wreath of these colours and issuant from a naval crown Azure sails Argent each charged with a maple leaf Gules a cormorant (called Liver) wings elevated Or in the beak a branch of seaweed (called Laver) proper and a maple leaf Gules.
Source: Canadian Heraldic Authority, December 14, 1993.
Artist: Robert Grey
Note: Rear-Admiral S. Mathwin Davis was one of the founders of the RHSC and was also the 5th President of the RHSC.
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Honorary Fellow
Royal Heraldry Society of Canada
Awarded: 1981
Resigned: 1982

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