|Object Name||Badge, Cap|
|Year Range from||1939|
|Year Range to||1945|
A Royal Canadian Artillery metal cap badge. The badge is roughly triangular in shape. In the centre of the badge is a canon which is facing proper right. The wheel of the canon is upraised from the badge and moves. Above the canon is "UBIQUE". Atop that is a crown. Beneath the canon in a furled ribbon is "QUO FAS ET GLORIA DECUNT".
On the reverse are two pointed prongs that serve to secure badge to hat. Stamped into bottom of badge is "J.R GAUNT".
|Maker's mark||J.R. Gaunt Canada Inc was in business from 1908 to 1984.|
The cap badge was worn by Captain George A. Eaton during his service. Eaton was killed in action in 1945 during the Second World War.
George A. Eaton served with the Royal Canadian Artillery, 2nd Field Regiment.
|Dimensions||W-6.5 L-5 cm|
|Lexicon category||8: Communication Artifact|
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|Event||Second World War|
Eaton, George A.