SIR WALTER BUCHANAN-SMITH
Sir Walter Buchanan-Smith born 25 May 1879, was the eldest son of James George Smith in Rhu and his wife Christina Laura Buchanan daughter and co-heiress of Walter Buchanan of Shandon, M.P.
The arms are recorded in Lyon Register Volume 31, Page 47,18 April 1935.
THE ARMS: Quarterly, first and fourth, Gules, a chevron Ermine between two crescents in chief and a garb in base Or, all within a bordure invected of the last, a martlet Sable for difference; second and third, Or, a lion rampant Sable armed and langued Gules surmounted of a fess of the third charged with three mullets of the field all within a double tressure flory counterflory of the second.
THE CREST: An eagle‘s head erased Proper gorged with a ducal coronet Or.
THE MOTTO: Go forward.