Badge: His Crest within a strap Sable fimbriated buckled
and furnished Or thereon his Motto also Or
Guidon: (granted to the armiger only)
the hoist Ermine charged with his Crest the fly per fess Argent and
Azure thereon on his Motto counterchanged.
Motto: LABORER ET PERSEVERANTIA
The Chief Herald of Ireland, Volume Y, folio 86, Dublin, Ireland, 15th
The armiger is Honorary Consul General of the Republic of the Gambia and is a Knight of the Most Venerable Order of the Hospital of St. John of Jerusalem, Knight Grand Cross of Merit - Order of Malta, Knight Grand Cross of the Royal Order of Francis the I, Knight Grand Cross of the Order of the Ethiopian Lion and Knight Grand Cross of the Order of Menelik II (of Ethiopia).
He was made an Honorary Colonel of the Princess of Wales Own Regiment (PWOR) in Kingston, Ont. Canada on May 20, 2006 and on the Regimentís 150th Anniversary he was awarded the new title of Colonel Emeritus of the PWOR.
He was born in the
county of Tyrone in Ireland and is now resident in the province of
Ontario in Canada.