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Date > 1900 > 1950-1959

 
Type: Document
Description: A profile of 420 'City of London' Combat Support Squadron is provided with a list of aircraft flown by the unit.
Site: National Defence
 
 
Type: Document
Online Reference Books
Description: Obstacles to French Canadian participation in the armed forces included instruction and training in English, few Francophone units, and the lack of facilities or units using French outside Quebec. Even the training at College Militaire Royal de Saint-Jean was limited by summer training in English only. Francophone attrition rates was highest within the Navy.
Site: National Defence
 
 
Type: Document
Description: After being formed as a fighter squadron twice, 443 Squadron was reactivated for maritime helicopter missions in 1974. It maintains this function today.
Site: National Defence
 
 
Type: Document
Description: The history of 426 'Thunderbird' Transport Training Squadron is found here as is a list of aircraft it flew.
Site: National Defence
 
 
Type: Document
Description: This history on our Aboriginal Peoples and their contribution to Canada's rich military heritage is the latest in a series of books prepared by the Director of History and Heritage commemorating especial military experience. Authors : P. Whitney Lackenbauer, Ph.D., R. Scott Sheffield, Ph.D., John Moses, Maxime Gohier
Site: National Defence
 
 
Type: Document
Description: Like some transport units which began in the Burma-India theatre of World War Two, 436 Squadron has seen its overall role unchanged and the list of aircraft flown shows the squadron to still fly large transports.
Site: National Defence
 
 
Type: Document
Description: This report outlines the political situation in Korea that required military intervention under the agreements of NATO. In January 1951, the Canadian House of Commons announced a three-year program to provide troops in Korea. The report describes the formation of the 27th Canadian Infantry Brigade Group, a schedule of its training, organization of the group, chain of command, equipment policy and other pertinent information.
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Site: National Defence
 
 
Type: Document
Description: 445 All Weather Fighter Squadron was formed in 1953 and flew one type of aircraft, the Avro CF-100 Canuck, until disbandment on December 31, 1962.
Site: National Defence
 
 
Type: Image
Online Reference Books
Description: This type of bed gradually replaced wooden double bunks from 1824. Every day, the bed was folded and the mattress rolled up for inspection. Army Circular Memorandum of 12 June 1860.
Site: National Defence
 
 
Type: Image
Online Reference Books
Description: Except for a few details, the full dress uniform of officer cadets at the Royal Military College of Canada in Kingston, Ontario, remained essentially the same since the college was founded in 1874. As shown in this 1954 photo, only the shakos and pith helmets worn on parade by first-class officer-cadets disappeared, replaced by pill-box caps. (Canadian Department of National Defence, ZK-2049)
Site: National Defence
 

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