TRUDEAU, Rt. Hon. Pierre Elliot  

TRUDEAU, Rt. Hon. Pierre Elliot
 
Arms: Gules a representation of a Montreal dwelling under construction (tempore 1680) between three garbs Or in centre chief on a square billet the mark of the Prime Ministership of Canada (Argent four maple leaves conjoined in cross at the stem Gules).
Crest: Upon a helmet mantled Gules doubled Or within a wreath of these colours a demi griffin Gules gorged with a ceinture fléchée Proper holding in the dexter foreclaw an ansul Or.
Motto: Above: FAIRE CONTREPOIDS
Below: PROVIDE COUNTERWEIGHTS
Supporters: On a mound set with conifers Vert rising above barry wavy Argent and Azure dexter a coureur de bois (tempore 1680) holding in the dexter hand a canoe paddle the blade downwards all proper and sinister a Scots townswoman (tempore 1680) proper holding in the sinister hand a baton Azure.
Source: Canadian Heraldic Authority, Ottawa, 7 December 1994 (Volume II, page 363).
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