Abbreviations

# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


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  • Air
  • 11th Regiment (Irish Fusiliers of Canada)
  • 15th Regiment (Argyll Light Infantry)
  • 21st Army Group
  • 29th Regiment (Highland Light Infantry of Canada)
  • 2nd Battalion (Central Ontario Regiment)
  • 60th Battalion (Victoria Rifles of Canada)

A

  • Admission & Discharge Books
  • Acceptance & Ferry Flight (129-Trenton)
  • Administrative Branches of the Staff
  • Administrative Branches to the Staff
  • Argyle & Sutherland Highlanders of Canada (Princess Louise's)
  • Administration and Training
  • Administrative and Training Staff
  • Assistant
  • Acting (Rank) - higher rank held on a temporary basis - also known as a brevet rank for officers
  • Anti-aircraft
  • Army Act
  • Assisting Bandsman
  • Acting Blacksmith
  • Aircraft
  • Air Commodore
  • Anti-Aircraft
  • Air Crew
  • Air Chief Marshall
  • Acting Captain
  • Assistant Chief of Naval Administration and Supply (Equipment)
  • Assistant Deputy Minister
  • Assistant Director of Naval Stores
  • Aeronautical Engineering in the Fleet Air Arm
  • Acting Electrical Artificer
  • Acting Engine Room Artificer
  • Anti-Gas
  • Acting Joiner
  • Air Marshall
  • Acting Naval Control Service Officer
  • Acting Ordnance Artificer
  • All Purpose
  • Acting Plumber
  • Acting Painter
  • Acting Radio Artificer
  • Anti-Submarine
  • Anti-Submarine Artificer
  • Anti-Submarine Detector
  • Assistant Secretary
  • Acting Shipwright
  • Acting Staff Officer (Combined Operations)
  • Anti-Submarine Ship Fitting Officer
  • Anti-Submarine Target Towing Vessels
  • Anti-Submarine Yacht
  • Anti-Tank
  • Anti-Torpedo
  • Air Vice-Marshall
  • Anti-Aircraft Rate
  • Assistant Adjutant
  • Active Army
  • Anti-Aircraft
  • Army Act
  • Anti-Aircraft Coast Defence
  • Assistant Adjutant and Quartermaster-General
  • Anti-Aircraft (Machine Gun) Battery, Royal Canadian Artillery
  • Anti-Aircraft (Machine Gun) Battery, Royal Canadian Artillery Searchlight Troop
  • Anti-Aircraft (Machine Gun) Troop, Royal Canadian Artillery
  • Acting Anti-Submarine Artificer
  • Appointed Assistant Adjutant
  • Anti-Aircraft Artillery Formation Camp, Royal Canadian Artillery
  • Artillery Anti-Aircraft Reinforcement Camp
  • Anti-Aircraft Battery "Z" Force (Iceland)
  • Anti-Aircraft Battery Searchlight Troop, Royal Canadian Artillery
  • Anti-Aircraft Brigade Signals, Royal Canadian Corps of Signals
  • Anti-Aircraft Brigade Workshop, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Assistant Adjutant-General
  • Anti-Aircraft Gun Operations Room, Royal Canadian Artillery
  • Allied Armies in Italy
  • Army Auxiliary Nursing Service
  • Anti-Aircraft Regiment, Royal Canadian Artillery
  • Air Armament School
  • Anti-Aircraft Searchlight Company
  • Anti-Aircraft Unit Staging & Fortress Weapon Training Camp
  • Able Seaman
  • Atomic, Biological, Chemical & Defensive Warfare Course
  • Armoured Brigade Ordnance Company, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Army Base Post Office, Canadian Postal Corps
  • Able Seaman (Postal)
  • Adjutant General's Branch
  • Absent, Absence
  • Advanced Base Workshop (Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps)
  • Aircraft Controlman
  • Armourer's Crew
  • Armoured Car
  • Ambulance Corps
  • Army Corps
  • Aircraft Carrier
  • Appointments, Commissions and Rewards
  • Aircraft Control & Warning Squadron
  • Aircraftman 1st Class
  • Aircraftman 2nd Class
  • Acting Bombardier
  • Anglican Church of Canada
  • Atlantic Convoy Conference Minutes
  • Accidentally Killed
  • Accommodation
  • Acting Captain
  • Assistant Chief of the General Staff
  • Air Command Headquarters
  • Alton Convalescent Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Armoured Corps Holding Unit
  • Army Council Instruction
  • Appraisal Course Interim Army Force
  • Assistant Cook
  • Anti-Aircraft
  • Acting Lieutenant
  • Allied Central Mediterranean Force
  • Assistant Commander of Naval Information
  • Assistant Chief of the Naval Staff
  • Air Cadet Officer
  • Aircraft Control Operator
  • Army Co-operative Squad Air Intelligence Liaison Section
  • Area Commandant Order - Work Point Area
  • Acting Corporal of Horse
  • Acting Quarter Master
  • Armoured Car Regiment
  • Armoured Car Regiment, Royal Canadian Dragoons
  • Armoured Car Regiment, Royal Canadian Dragoons Advanced Party
  • Air Cadet Squadron
  • Distinguishing Letters on Files of Joint Service Committee, Atlantic Coast
  • Atlantic Command Signals
  • Atlantic Command Squadron Army Intelligence Liaison Section, Canadian Active Service Force
  • Acting Sergeant
  • Atlantic Command Security Intelligence Section
  • Atlantic Command Squadron Intelligence Liaison Section
  • Army Co-operation Squadron (Royal Canadian Air Force)
  • Acting Surgeon
  • Acting (Rank)
  • Annual Camp Training
  • Aircrew Conditioning Units
  • Aircraft Carrier Vessels
  • Army Cyclist Corps
  • Administration & Discipline (Director of Organization)
  • Arvida Defences
  • Air Radio Mechanic (Air Radar)
  • Advanced Driving and Maintenance
  • Advanced Driving and Maintenance School
  • Advanced Driving and Maintenance Training Centre, Royal Canadian Artillery Reinforcements
  • Assistant Director of Surveys
  • Assistant Deputy Adjutant-General
  • Airfield Defence Battalion (Regiment de Chateauguay) Canadian Infantry Corps, East Coast
  • Aide-de-Camp
  • Aerodrome Defence Company
  • Assistant Director Civilian Personnel (Navy)
  • Assistant Director of Dental Services
  • Assistant Director of Engineer Development
  • Assistant Director of Educational Services
  • Assistant Director of Engineer Services
  • Ad Hoc Greek Battalion
  • Assistant Director of Internment Operations
  • Adjutant - administrative assistant to a commanding officer
  • Adjutant - administrative assistant to a commanding officer
  • Administration
  • Admitted - soldiers entering hospital for medical treatment
  • Assistant Deputy Minister
  • Assistant Deputy Minister (Naval)
  • Administrative Clerk
  • Admitted
  • Assistant Deputy Master General of Ordnance
  • Administration
  • Assistant Deputy Minister (Naval)
  • Assistant Director of Medical Services
  • Assistant Director Naval Ordnance
  • Assistant Director of Naval Personnel
  • Assistant Director of Ordnance Services
  • Aerodrome Defence Platoon
  • Assistant Deputy Quartermaster General
  • Assistant Deputy Quartermaster General (Army Equipment)
  • Aldershot Detachments, Royal Canadian Army Pay Corps
  • Area Detachment, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Advanced Dressing Station
  • Army Dressing Station
  • Armoured Divisional Signals, Royal Canadian Corps of Signals
  • Armoured Division Troops Company (Canadian Armoured Division), Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • (Armoured) Division Troop Carrying Section, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Assistant Director Technical Division
  • Air Defence Technician
  • Advanced Driving Universal Carriers
  • Advance(d)
  • Assistant Director of Veterinary Services
  • Advanced Training
  • Advanced Detachment Workshop Pl Art Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Algerine Escorts
  • Army Enlistment Centre
  • Ammunition Empties Detachment
  • Allied Expeditionary Force
  • American Expeditionary Force
  • Assistant Engineer in Chief (Naval)
  • Air Engine Mechanic
  • Aerospace Engineer
  • Aero Engine Technician
  • Air Fitter
  • Active Force
  • Army Field Brigade, Royal Canadian Corps of Signals
  • Armed Forces Council
  • Air Force Cross
  • Allied Forces Headquarters
  • Air Force Headquarters
  • Air Frame Mechanic
  • Air Force Medal
  • Admiralty Fleet Orders
  • Allied Forces Pacific
  • Armed Forces Radio Service
  • Army Field Regiment Signal
  • Army Field Regiment Section, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Advanced Flying School
  • Armed Forces Staff College
  • Armed Forces Sleeper Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Army Field Security Section
  • Airframe Technician
  • Air Fighting Unit
  • Advance Flying Unit
  • Armoured Fighting Vehicle
  • Armoured Fighting Vehicle Workshop Section, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Army Field Workshop, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Adjutant General
  • Air Gunner
  • Adjutant General Staff Officer 1, 2 or 3
  • Adjutant General's Base
  • Awarded Good Conduct Badge
  • Air Gunners Ground Training School
  • A Group Holding Unit
  • Army Group Royal Artillery
  • Army Group Royal Canadian Artillery
  • Army Group Royal Canadian Artillery Signals
  • Army Group, Royal Engineers
  • A Group Reinforcement Unit
  • Aircrew Graduate Training Schools
  • Army Gymnastic Staff
  • Aircraft Handler
  • Admiralty Fleet Order
  • Army Hospital Corps
  • Army Headquarters
  • Area Headquarters Canadian Army Post Office
  • Artillery Holding Unit
  • Administrative and Holding Unit(s)
  • Assistant Instructor
  • Acting Interpreter
  • A Infantry Battalion
  • Angler Internment Camp Veterans Guard of Canada
  • Aeronautical Inspection District
  • Aircraft Instrument and Electrical Maintenance Superintendent
  • Australian Imperial Force
  • Address Indicating Group
  • Army Intelligence Liaison Section (Armoured) Division
  • Army Intelligence Liaison Section
  • Air Intelligence Liaison Section
  • Assistant Instructor's Regiment
  • Air Bomber
  • Air Boatswain
  • Airline Company, Royal Engineers
  • Air Traffic Controller
  • Aeronautical Inspectors School
  • Advanced Infantry Training Centre (Reserve)
  • Also Known As
  • Air Mechanic (Electrics)
  • Acting Lance Corporal
  • Assault Landing Craft
  • Algerine Escorts
  • Algonquin Regiment
  • (15th Regiment) Argyll Light Infantry
  • Allowance
  • Australian Liaison Officer (Air)
  • Advanced Logistics Officers Course
  • Algonquin Regiment
  • Alberta
  • Air Mechanic (1st, 2nd or 3rd Class)
  • Albert Medal
  • Naval Airman
  • Admiralty Publication
  • Air Member for Aeronautical Engineering
  • Air Member Air Plan
  • Air Member for Air Staff
  • Ambulance
  • Armoured Motor Battery
  • Armed Merchant Cruiser
  • Alberni Military Camp
  • Arnprior Military Camp
  • Army Medical Centre
  • Australian Medical Corps
  • Armed Merchant Cruiser
  • Anti-Malarial Control Unit
  • Amended
  • Auxiliary Manning Depot
  • Armament Maintenance Establishment
  • Armament Maintenance Establishment, Royal Canadian Artillery
  • Alberni Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Aldershot Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Angler Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Arvida Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Ammunition Column
  • Ammunition
  • Ammunition Technician
  • Air Member for Personnel
  • Ambulance Private
  • Army Medical Staff
  • Air Member for Supply
  • Assistant Military Secretary
  • Advanced Military Studies course
  • Aircraft Maintenance Superintendent
  • Air Member for Training
  • Area Mechanical Transport Repair Shops
  • Air Movements Unit
  • Air Mechanic (Engines)
  • Air Navigator
  • Admiralty Net Defence
  • Air Navigation School
  • Assistant Naval Secretary
  • Anti-tank
  • Australia and New Zealand Army Corps
  • After Order
  • Air Mechanic (Ordnance)
  • Accountant Officer
  • Army Order
  • Air Officer Commanding
  • Army Ordnance Corps
  • Air Officer Commanding in Chief
  • Advanced Ordnance Depot, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Air Observation Post
  • Air Observation Post Squadron, Royal Canadian Artillery
  • Air Observation Post Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force
  • Air Observer School
  • Army Ordnance Workshop, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Administration & Personnel Section (Organization)
  • Apothecary
  • Air Police
  • Aid Post
  • Appointments, Promotions and Retirement List
  • (Advanced Party) Anti-Tank Regiment
  • Army Pay Corps
  • Administration Personnel Canadian Army Shows
  • Administration Personnel Canadian Auxiliary Services Entertainment Unit (Army Shows)
  • Advanced Party Canadian Base Ordnance Workshop, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Advance Party Canadian Forestry Corps
  • Alderbrooke Park Convalescent Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Air Officer Commanding-in-Chief
  • Army Provost Depot
  • Army Pay Department
  • Advance Party Divisional Ordnance Field Park, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Address Prior to Enlistment
  • Advance Party Field Ambulance, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Advanced Party Headquarters Armoured Division Advance Divisional Headquarters
  • Air Photo Interpretation Section
  • Army Photographic Interpretation Section
  • Army Photographic Interpretation Section, Canadian Intelligence Corps
  • Army Pay Ledger Unit
  • Assistant Provost Marshal
  • Army Post Office Corps
  • Appendices
  • Appointments
  • (Canadian) Army Photo Processing Unit, Canadian Intelligence Corps
  • Advance Party Postal Unit Canadian Postal Corps
  • Appendix
  • Army Postal Service
  • Assistant Private Secretary To the Minister (Navy)
  • Attached Personnel to "Z" Force (Iceland)
  • Assistant Quartermaster-General
  • Algonquin Regiment
  • Air Radio
  • Air Rigger
  • Armoured Regiment, (1st Hussars) Canadian Armoured Corps Advance Party
  • Armoured Regiment, British Columbia Dragoons
  • Armoured Regiment, (Fort Garry Horse)
  • Armoured Regiment, (Governor General's Horse Guards) Armoured Division
  • Armoured Regiment, (Governor General's Horse Guards) Canadian Army
  • Armoured Regiment, (Hussars)
  • Armoured Regiment, (Lord Strathcona's Horse) (Royal Canadians) Active Force
  • Armoured Regiment, (Lord Strathcona's Horse) Advance Party
  • Army Reception Centre
  • Appraisal and Refresher Course
  • Associate, Royal College of Music
  • Armourer's Crew
  • Alberta Regimental Depot - facility in England used to assemble men and to store and administer equipment and materials
  • Area Engineer
  • Army Rail Head
  • Army Refugee Interrogation Team, Canadian Intelligence Corps
  • Admiralty Research Laboratory
  • Armourer (Bombs or Guns)
  • Armoured
  • Armourer
  • Armament Systems Performance Checker
  • Admiralty Record Office
  • Administrative Routine Orders
  • Air Raid Precautions
  • Associate of the Royal Red Cross
  • Article
  • Artillery
  • Aircraft Refinishing Technician
  • Artificer Engineer
  • Artillery
  • Artillery Surveyor
  • Artillery Technician
  • Artillery Locator
  • Artilleryman
  • Artillery Reinforcement Unit
  • Air Radio Mechanic (Air Wireless)
  • Air Secretary
  • Assistant and Acting Surgeon
  • Army Salvage & Disposal Board
  • Assistant Adjutant and Second Lieutenant
  • Advanced Surgical Centre
  • Army Service Corps
  • Aerospace System Engineering Projects Officer
  • Auxiliary Services Canadian Army
  • Assistant Clerk
  • Assistant Commodore
  • Area Signal Company, Royal Canadian Engineers
  • Army Schools Department
  • Army Survey Establishment
  • Active Service Force
  • Acting Sergeant
  • Assistant Engineer
  • Acting Sergeant
  • Admiral Superintendent, Alexandria
  • Army Signals Light Aid Detachment
  • Assistant Nurse
  • Assistant Supply Officer
  • Armament Supply Officer
  • Area Security Officer
  • Assistant Staff Officer (Intelligence)
  • Air Stores Park (406) (Royal Canadian Air Force)
  • Admiralty Salvage Pontoon
  • Assistant Purveyor
  • Submarine Rescue Vessel, Auxiliary (US)
  • Army Staff Section
  • Assam Valley Light Horse
  • Assistant
  • Assistant Naval Secretary
  • Assistant Paymaster
  • Assistant Superintendent
  • Air Support Signal Unit
  • Assistant Transport Officer
  • Air Supply Unit
  • Assistant Surgeon
  • Aircraft Storage Units
  • Anti-Surface Vessel
  • Air Survey Company
  • Anti-Submarine Warfare
  • Air Artificer (Airframes and Engines)
  • Auxiliary Tanker
  • Ocean-going Tug, Auxiliary (US)
  • Aviation Technician
  • Armoured Train
  • Air Transport Auxiliary (British)
  • Allied Torpedo Boats
  • Army Tank Battalion (Ontario Regiment)
  • Army Tank Brigade, Heavy Support Squadron, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Army Tank Brigade, Ordnance Field Park, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Advance Training Centre
  • Airport Traffic Control (US)
  • Air Traffic Control
  • Awarded the Canadian Efficiency Decoration
  • Army Troops Company
  • Advanced Training Centre Reserve
  • Army Troops Company, Royal Canadian Engineers
  • Access to Information Act
  • Anti-Tank
  • Anti-tank
  • Atlantic
  • Armament Systems Technician
  • Air Treasury Office
  • Aircraft Torpedo Office
  • Ammunition Technical Officer
  • Annual Training Pay
  • Army Troops Company
  • Army Troops
  • Army Troops
  • Rescue Tug, Auxiliary (US)
  • Army Tank Regiment (1st Hussars)
  • Anti-Tank Regiment, Royal Canadian Artillery, Canadian Active Service Force
  • Army Trades School
  • Attached - to be made part of a specific unit on a temporary basis
  • Full duties and return for treatment
  • Attached - to be made part of a specific unit on a temporary basis
  • Attached - to be made part of a specific unit on a temporary basis
  • Advance Tactical Training Base
  • Light Duties - Excused Physical Training Drill and Commanding Officer's Parades
  • Excused all duties - Confined to barracks or home
  • Excused all duties for 48 hours
  • Attached - to be made part of a specific unit on a temporary basis
  • Attached Personnel
  • Air Target Towing Unit
  • Admiralty Trunk Exchange
  • Amplifier Unit
  • Administrative Unit Canadian Women's Army Corps
  • Auditor General (National Defence Staff)
  • Army of the United States
  • Authorized - designation of the individual or organization permitting the action noted
  • Authority - designation of the individual or organization permitting the action noted
  • Automobile
  • Auxiliary
  • Division of Auxiliary Services
  • Canadian Auxiliary Services
  • Senior Auxiliary Services Officer (Air)
  • Senior Auxiliary Services Officer (Naval)
  • Auxiliary Anti-Aircraft Ships
  • Auxiliary Minesweepers
  • Canadian Auxiliary Services
  • Army Veterinary Corps
  • Seaplane Tender, Destroyer, Auxiliary (US)
  • Auxiliary Vessels Gunnery Officer
  • Armoured Vehicle General Purpose (Grizzly, Cougar and Bison)
  • Air Vice-Marshal
  • Aviation Technician
  • Seaplane Tender (small) Auxiliary (US)
  • Aircraft Rescue Vessel (US)
  • Armoured Vehicle, Royal Engineers
  • Army Veterinary Service
  • Avionics Technician
  • Administrative Writer
  • Aircraftwoman 1st Class
  • Aircraftwoman 2nd Class
  • Air War College
  • Air Weapons Control
  • Artizan Works Company
  • Awarded
  • Army War College Fellowship (U.S.)
  • Absent With Leave
  • Absent Without Leave - away from a unit without permission; an offence under military law
  • Army War College Fellowship (U.S.)
  • All-weather Squadron
  • Ayrshire Yeomanry

B

  • Bombing and Gunnery Flying Unit
  • Bombing and Gunnery School
  • Branch of the Master General of the Ordnance, National Defence Headquarters
  • Burial Report
  • Bandsman
  • Bermuda Area
  • British Air Commission
  • Brigade Ammunition Column
  • British Admiralty Delegation
  • British Admiralty Delegation Representative, Pacific Coast
  • British Air Force Overseas
  • Barracks (US)
  • Large Minesweeper
  • British Admiralty Maintenance Representative
  • Broadcasts to Allied Merchant Ships
  • Bandsman
  • Bandsman (Probationer)
  • Base Accounting Officer
  • British Advisory Repair Mission
  • Salvage Vessel
  • Bar Tender
  • British Army Staff (Officers)
  • British Army Staff (Other Ranks)
  • Battalion Sergeant Major
  • British Admiralty Supply and Repairs
  • British Admiralty Supply Representative
  • Beam Approach Training
  • British Admiralty Technical Mission
  • Battalion - unit of approximately 1,000 men commanded by a lieutenant-colonel
  • Battery
  • Battalion - unit of approximately 1,000 men commanded by a lieutenant-colonel
  • British Army Training Unit, Suffield
  • Boom Attendant Vessels
  • Battleship (US)
  • Bugle Band
  • Bailey Bridge
  • British Broadcasting Corporation (U.K.)
  • British Columbia
  • Battery Commander
  • Battery Commander Assistant
  • Biscay and Channel Area
  • British Columbia Dragoons
  • Barriefield Camp Hospital
  • Boy Cook
  • Base Civilian Personnel Officer
  • Base Commander, Queensborough
  • British Columbia Regiment
  • Bridge Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • British Columbia Regimental Depot - facility in England used to assemble men and to store and administer equipment and materials
  • British-Canadian Recruiting Mission
  • British Central Scientific Office
  • Base Depot
  • Blood Donor
  • Bandsman
  • Branch Detention Barracks
  • Battle Drill Course
  • Bandoliers Detachment - Canadian Auxiliary Services Section
  • Bomb Disposal Company Royal Engineers
  • Boom Defence Depot
  • Bombardier
  • Brigade - unit of approximately 4,000 men commanded by a brigadier-general
  • Balloon Development Establishment
  • Convoy Escort Vessel
  • Brigade Group
  • Bandsman
  • Boom Defence Officer
  • Base Depot of Medical Stores
  • Bombardier (Cpl in the Artillery)
  • Bomb Disposal School
  • Battle Drill School
  • Band Sergeant
  • Bandsman
  • Battle Drill Training Centre
  • Boom Defence Vessel
  • Commander in Chief Netherlands Navy, London
  • Basic Electronics Course
  • British Escort Craft
  • Bedfordshire Regiment
  • Bedfordshire Yeomanry
  • British Expeditionary Force - army of more than 3,000,000 men established by the Government of Britain for service overseas
  • Basic Electronics Mechanic
  • British Empire Medal
  • Berkshire Regiment
  • Berkshire Yeomanry
  • Basic Educational Test
  • Bring Forward
  • Blank Firing Attachment
  • Battle First Aid
  • British Forces Post Overseas
  • British Flying Training Schools
  • Base Gagetown (Theatres of Service)
  • Brigadier-General
  • Brigade Group
  • Battle Group
  • Brigade Group Company (Company) Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Brigadier General of General Staff
  • British General Hospital
  • Bugler
  • Basegram
  • Brigadier, General Staff
  • Bombing and Gunnery Schools
  • Beachy Head & Michel Dean Anti-Tank Ranges Royal Canadian Artillery
  • Brake Horse Power
  • Brigade Headquarters
  • Barriefield Headquarters Staff
  • Beachy Head Ranges, Royal Canadian Artillery
  • Bermuda Portion of Halifax (New York) to United Kingdom Convoy
  • Bandsman Instrumentalist
  • B Infantry Battalion
  • Bowmanville Interment Camp
  • Biosciences Technician
  • (Brussels) Increment to Canadian Section General Headquarters Echelon Army Group
  • British Joint Communications Board
  • Battery Captain
  • Blacksmith
  • Baker
  • Barracks
  • Breech Loading
  • Building(s)
  • Blacksmith
  • Blacksmith
  • Basic Logistics Officers Course
  • Bombing Landplane (US)
  • Band Master
  • Brevet Major
  • Brigade Major
  • Band Master
  • British Maintenance Commander, Argentina
  • Bengal Medical Department
  • Bio-Medical Engineering Technician
  • Brandon Military Hospital
  • Brantford Military Hospital
  • Brockville Military Hospital (PHI)
  • Botwood Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Bowmanville Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Brampton Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Bandsman
  • Basic Military Qualification
  • Bandmaster
  • Brigade Medical Station
  • British Merchant Shipping Mission
  • Boom Maintenance Vessels
  • British Ministry of War Transport
  • British Ministry of War Transport Representative
  • Battalion
  • Boatswain
  • Basingstoke Neurological & Plastic Surgery Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • British Naval Attache
  • Bandsman
  • Basingstoke Neurological Hospital
  • British Naval Liaison Officer
  • British Naval Liaison Officer to French Naval Headquarters, London
  • British Naval Liaison Officer (Royal Hellenic Navy)
  • Bombardier
  • Base Officer, Chasseurs
  • Base Ordnance Depot
  • British Official History
  • Boiler (US)
  • Bombardier
  • Battalion Orderly Room
  • Border Regiment
  • Battalion Orderly Sergeant
  • Boatswain
  • Basic Officers Training Course
  • Base Ordnance Workshop
  • Boy 1st Class
  • Boy Signaller
  • Bureau of Pensions Advocates
  • Beach Protection Craft
  • Base Planning Committee
  • Battle Physical Efficiency Test
  • Base Post Office
  • Base Post Office Canadian Postal Corps
  • Base Personnel Selection Office
  • Battle Practice Target
  • Vosper Motor Torpedo Boat
  • Beach Protection Vessel
  • Battery Quartermaster-Sergeant
  • Bomber
  • Brockville Rifles
  • Bombing and Reconnaissance Squadron
  • Book of Reference
  • Bridge(s) or bridging
  • Battery Royal Canadian Artillery
  • Battalion Royal Canadian Artillery
  • Battery Royal Canadian Horse Artillery
  • British Columbia Regiment
  • British Red Cross Society
  • British Red Cross Society and Order of St. John of Jerusalem
  • Bearing (US)
  • Brigadier
  • Brigadier-General
  • British
  • British Routing Liaison Officer
  • British Routing Officer
  • Brockville Rifles
  • Boot Rebuilding Plant, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Bomber Reconnaissance Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force
  • Brigade School
  • Battle Squadron
  • Bakery Section (Mechanical), Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Barents Sea Area
  • Base Sub Area Signal Section, Royal Canadian Signals
  • Base Staging Camp
  • Base Supply Depot
  • Brandon Supply Depot
  • Battery Sergeant-Major
  • Brigade Sergeant Major
  • (Commander in Chief) Netherlands Forces in the East
  • British Staff Officer
  • Boring Section, Royal Canadian Engineers
  • Base Supply Ship
  • Basic Training Centre
  • Basic Training Centre (Active)
  • Basic Training Centre (Reserve)
  • Battalion
  • Boatswain
  • Battery - artillery unit commanded by a major and composed of four or six guns or mortars
  • Battery - artillery unit commanded by a major and composed of four or six guns or mortars
  • Bugler
  • British Units Affecting Canadian Personnel Army Trades School Officers
  • Buckinghamshire Yeomanry
  • Bureau of Yards and Docks (US)
  • Bugle Major
  • Bureau of Medicine and Surgery (US)
  • Bureau of Naval Personnel (US)
  • Bugler Private
  • Bureau of Supplies and Accounts (US)
  • Bugle Sergeant
  • Bureau of Ships (US)
  • British US Routing Agreement
  • British-United States Routing Agreement
  • Bureau of Supplies and Accounts (US)
  • Butcher
  • Black Watch
  • Black Watch (Royal Highlanders of Canada)
  • British West Indies
  • Base Workshop Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
  • Boston-Halifax Convoy
  • Buckinghamshire Cavalry Hussars
  • British "Y" Class Minesweeper
  • Bristol Division, Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve
  • Brazilian Area

C

  • Canadian
  • Censor
  • Commissioned
  • Company
  • Cook
  • Corrections & Amendments
  • Coast & Anti-Aircraft Artillery
  • Coast & Anti-Aircraft Artillery Training Centre
  • Counselling and Probation
  • Commissariat and Transport Corps
  • Carleton & York Regiment
  • Canadian (Armoured) Division (Infantry) Holding Unit
  • Canadian (Army) Tank Brigade Ordnance Workshop, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Canadian (Officers) on "Q" List
  • Calibration (Wireless Telegraphy) Vessel
  • Chief Blacksmith
  • Canadian Base Training Centre
  • Chief Electrical Artificer
  • Chief Engine Room Artificer
  • Chief Engine Room Artificer (Mechanic)
  • Chief Joiner
  • Chief Mechanic
  • Chief Motor Mechanic
  • Commanding Officer
  • Chief Plumber
  • Chief Painter
  • Chief Petty Officer (Postal)
  • Chief Petty Officer Coder
  • Chief Petty Officer Cook
  • Chief Petty Officer Photographer
  • Chief Petty Officer Patrolman
  • Chief Petty Officer Steward
  • Chief Petty Officer Telegraphist
  • Chief Petty Officer Writer
  • Chief Radio Artificer
  • Chief Shipwright
  • Chief Stoker Petty Officer
  • Chief Stoker
  • Chief Stoker (Fire Fighter)
  • Chief Petty Officer 1st Class
  • Clearance Diver
  • Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class
  • Canadian Army
  • Control Armourer
  • Heavy Cruiser (U.S.)
  • Canadian Army British West Indies Force
  • Coastal Artillery and Anti-Aircraft
  • Canadian Army (Active)
  • Canadian Army (Advanced) Training Centre
  • Canadian Army (Active Force)
  • Canadian Army (Basic) Training Centre
  • Canadian Army (Militia)
  • Canadian Army (National Resources Mobilization Act of 1940)
  • Canadian Army (Permanent Force)
  • Canadian Army (Regular)
  • Canadian Army (Reserve)
  • Canadian Army (Reserve Force)
  • Canadian Army (Regular Reserve)
  • Canadian Army (Special Force)
  • Chief Anti-Submarine Artificer
  • Captain, Anti-Submarine Experimental Establishment
  • Canadian Anti-Tank Regiment Platoon, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Canadian Army 2 Pounder School
  • Crown Assets Allocation Committee
  • Canadian Army Active Force
  • Canadian Anti-Aircraft Operations Room, Royal Canadian Artillery
  • Canadian Army Administration School
  • Canadian Armoured Brigade
  • Canadian Army Band
  • Canadian Armoured Corps Band
  • Canadian Armoured Brigade Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Canadian Armoured Brigade Ordnance Company
  • Canadian Artillery Base Reinforcement Regiment
  • Canadian Armoured Brigade Signals
  • Canadian Army Basic Training Centre Administrative and Training Staff
  • Canadian Advance Base Workshop, Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
  • Canadian Armoured Brigade Workshop, Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
  • Canadian Armoured Corps
  • Canadian Armoured Corps (Advanced) Training Centre (Canadian Army)
  • Canadian Armoured Corps Basic Training Centre
  • Canadian Army Car Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Commander Captain-in-Command, Araken Coastal Forcer
  • Canadian Armoured Corps Holding Unit
  • Canadian Armoured Corps Ordnance Field Park
  • Canadian Army Catering Pool, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Canadian Armoured Corps Reinforcement Unit
  • Canadian Air Control Section, Canadian Armoured Corps
  • Coast Artillery Co-operation Squadron, (Royal Canadian Air Force)
  • Canadian Armoured Corps Training Centre
  • Canadian Armoured Corps Training Centre (Active)
  • Canadian Armoured Corps Training Centre Reserve
  • Canadian Armoured Corps Training Establishment
  • Canadian Armoured Corps Training Regiment
  • Canadian Armoured Corps Training Squadron
  • Canadian Armoured Corps Trained Soldiers Regiment
  • Canadian Armoured Corps Training Unit
  • Canadian Army Dental Corps - corps of military dentists and other personnel providing dental services to soldiers
  • Cadet Services (Directorate of Military Training)
  • Canadian Armoured Division Intelligence Section
  • Canadian Advance Depot Medical Stores
  • Canadian Armoured Division Ordnance Field Park, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Canadian Disruptive Pattern
  • Canadian Armoured Division Postal Unit, Canadian Postal Corps
  • Canadian Armoured Delivery Regiment (Elgin Regiment), Canadian Armoured Corps
  • Canadian Armoured Division, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Canadian Armoured Delivery Regiment Signal Section, Royal Canadian Corps of Signals
  • Canadian Armoured Division Reinforcement Transit Camp
  • Canadian Army Dental Stores, Canadian Dental Corps
  • Canadian Armoured Divisional Support Group, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Canadian Armoured Division Sub Park
  • Canadian Armoured Division Transport Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Canadian Armoured Division Training School
  • Canadian Army Demonstration Unit
  • Canadian Armoured Division Workshop, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Canadian Army Engineer Basic Training Centre
  • Canadian Army Enlistment Centre (Boston and New York)
  • Canadian Army Equipment Selection Unit
  • Commander, Allied Force, Aruba and Curacao (U.S.)
  • Canadian Army Field Hygiene Section, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Confidential Admiralty Fleet Order
  • Canadian Army Field Regiment Signal Section, Royal Canadian Signals
  • Canadian Army Field Security Section
  • Canadian Armoured Fighting Vehicles School
  • Canadian Armoured Fighting Vehicles Training Centre
  • Canadian Artillery Group
  • Commander, Army Group Royal Engineers
  • Canadian Army Gymnastic Staff
  • Canadian Army Hydrological Corps
  • Canadian Army headquarters Defence Company (Royal Montreal Regiment)
  • Canadian Artillery Holding Unit
  • Canadian Army Identification Bureau
  • Canadian Army Interrogation Pool, Canadian Infantry Corps
  • Canadian Army Intelligence Section
  • Canadian Army Liaison Establishment
  • Calgary Highlanders
  • Calgary Regiment
  • Command Amenities Liaison Officer
  • Canadian Air Liaison Section
  • Catapult Aircraft Merchant Vessel
  • Central Air Medical Board
  • Cambridgeshire Regiment
  • Canadian Army Mobile Bath Unit
  • Canadian Army Medical Corps - corps of military doctors, nursing sisters and other personnel providing medical treatment to soldiers
  • Canadian Army Medical Corps Training Centre
  • Canadian Anti-Malaria Control Unit, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Canadian Army Motor Mechanic School
  • Cameron Highlanders
  • Catapult Aircraft Merchant Ships
  • Confidential Admiralty Merchant Shipping Instructions
  • Canadian
  • Canadian Naval Headquarters
  • Canadian Calvary Brigade
  • Canadian Cyclist Battalion
  • Canadian Cyclist Battalion
  • Cable and Wireless Company
  • Canadian Divisional Cyclists
  • Canadian Divisional Calvary
  • Canadian Divisional Cyclists
  • Canadian Divisional Headquarters
  • Canadian Divisional Signals
  • Canadian Engineers
  • Canadian Field Artillery
  • Canadian Forestry Corps
  • Canadian Forces General Order
  • Canadian Fusiliers
  • Canadian High Commissioner
  • Canadian Heavy Battery
  • Canadian Infantry Brigade
  • Canadian Infantry Works Corps
  • Canadian Labour Battalion
  • Canadian Light Horse
  • Canadian Military Headquarters
  • Canadian Military Headquarters
  • Canadian Machine Gun Brigade
  • Canadian Mounted Rifles
  • Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Canadian Pioneer Battalion
  • Canadian Postal Corps
  • Canadian Remount Depot
  • Canadian Railway Construction Corps
  • Canadian Sanitary Section
  • Canadian Scouts
  • Canadian Siberian Expeditionary Force
  • Canadian Tank Corps
  • Canadian Army Order
  • Canadian Army Overseas
  • Command Account Officer
  • Canadian Army Orders
  • Canadian Army Ordnance Corps
  • Canadian Army Occupation Force
  • Canadian Army Ordnance Field Park
  • Canadian Air Observation Post Squadron
  • Canadian Army Operational Research Group
  • Canadian Army Overseas Routine Order(s)
  • Captain
  • Canadian Army Projectionist
  • Common Army Phase
  • Corps Ammunition Park Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Canadian Army Pay Corps
  • Canadian Armoured Personnel Carrier Regiment, Canadian Armoured Corps
  • Canadian Armoured Personnel Carrier Regiment Signal Troop, Royal Canadian Signals
  • Canadian Army Pacific Force
  • Capitaine Infirmiere
  • Canadian Air Photo Interpretation Section, Canadian Intelligence Corps
  • Canadian Army Post Office
  • Canadian Army Photo Processing Unit, Canadian Intelligence Corps
  • Corps Ammunition Park Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Canadian Army Pay Services
  • Captain, Auxiliary Patrol, Scapa
  • Captain
  • Captain (Destroyers)
  • Captain-in-Charge
  • Captain, Major Landing Craft
  • Canadian Army Postal Unit
  • Canadian Airborne Regiment
  • Canadian Armoured Regiment
  • Canadian Army Representative
  • Carpenter
  • Canadian Armoured Regiment (Calgary Regiment)
  • Canadian Armoured Regiment Advance Details Sherbrooke Fusiliers Regiment
  • Canadian Army Radar Battery Royal Canadian Artillery
  • Canadian Army Recovery Company
  • Canadian Army Recovery Company, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corp
  • Canadian Artillery Reinforcement Depot
  • Canadian Armament Research Development Establishment
  • Career Training
  • Canadian Artillery Reinforcement Unit
  • Caribbean (U.S.)
  • Caribbean Sea Frontier (U.S.)
  • Canadian Armoured Regiment New Brunswick Hussars
  • Canadian Army Routine Order(s)
  • Carpenter
  • Carpenter
  • Canadian Armoured Recce Regiment (Governor General's Horse Guards)
  • Canadian Army Rehabilitation Training Centre
  • Cartographic Draughtsman
  • Chief Artilleryman
  • Canadian Army Reinforcement Unit
  • Casualty (ies)
  • Canadian Administration School
  • Canadian Army Shows
  • Canadian Army Staff
  • Canadian Artillery School
  • Chief of the Air Staff
  • Canadian Air Support Control
  • Canadian Army Service Corps - branch of the military responsible for supplying troops in the field
  • Censorship Advisory Section, Canadian Intelligence Corps
  • Canadian Air Survey Company Royal Canadian Engineers
  • Canadian Army Service Corps Reinforcement Unit
  • Canadian Advance Stationary Depot, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Canadian Auxiliary Service Entertainment Unit
  • Canadian Active Service Force
  • Canadian Army School of Instruction
  • Coast Artillery School of Instruction
  • Canadian Auxiliary Services Section
  • Canadian Air Support Signal Unit
  • Canadian Air Support Signal Unit, Royal Canadian Corps of Signals
  • Canadian Army Tank Brigade
  • Canadian Army Tank Brigade Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Canadian Army Tank Brigade Heavy Support Company
  • Canadian Army Tank Battalion
  • Canadian Army Tank Brigade Signals
  • Canadian Army Tank Brigade Sub Park, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Canadian Army Training Centre
  • Canadian Army Troop, Canadian Armoured Corps
  • Canadian Assault Troops Composite Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Canadian Administrative Transport Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Canadian Army Training Memorandum
  • Canadian Army Tank Ordnance Field Park
  • Canadian Army Tank Regiment
  • Canadian Army Tank School
  • Canadian Army Training School
  • Canadian Armoured Troops Workshop, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Canadian Administration Unit
  • Civil Affairs Unit
  • Canadian Army University Course
  • Cavalry - soldiers who fought on horseback
  • Canadian Army Veterinary Corps
  • Canadian Army Staff, Washington
  • Canadian Artizan Works Company, Royal Canadian Engineers
  • Coast Brigade
  • Companion of the Order of the Bath
  • Confidential Book
  • Confined to Barracks
  • Order of the Bath (Companion)
  • Canadian Broadcasting Corporation Broadcasting Station
  • Camp Borden Branch Detention Barracks
  • Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
  • Canadian Base Depot
  • Canadian Base Details - small units charged with maintaining and improving camp areas
  • Canadian Base Dental Company
  • Camp Borden Detachment, Corps of Military Staff Clerks
  • Canadian Base Depot Medical Stores, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Camp Borden Details, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Canadian Base Dental Stores, Canadian Dental Corps
  • Commander of the Order of the British Empire
  • Order of the British Empire (Commander)
  • Canadian Brigade Group
  • Cape Breton Highlanders (Rifle Battalion)
  • Camp Borden Headquarters Staff
  • Camp Borden Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Coteau Barracks Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Currie Barracks Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Canadian Base Ordnance Depot
  • Canadian Base Ordnance Increment (Attached Canadian Survey Regiment, Royal Canadian Artillery)
  • Counter Battery Officers Staff, Royal Canadian Artillery
  • Counter Battery Officers Staff, Royal Canadian Artillery, Canadian Corps
  • Counter Battery Officers Staff
  • Canadian Base Ordnance Workshop, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Canadian Base Park
  • Canadian Base Park, Royal Canadian Engineers
  • Centaur Battery, Royal Canadian Artillery
  • Coast Battery, Royal Canadian Artillery
  • Canadian Base Reinforcement Depot
  • Canadian Base Reinforcement Group
  • Canadian Base Reinforcement Group School of Cookery, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Canadian Base Staging Camp
  • Counter Battery Staff Officer
  • Canadian Barracks Services, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Canadian Base Signal Section (Central Mediterranean Force)
  • Camp Borden Signal Section, Royal Canadian Corps of Signals
  • Canadian Base Transport Company
  • Canadian Base Transit Depot
  • Canadian Base Transport Platoon, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • (Headquarters) Canadian Base Unit
  • Canadian Base Units Construction Company, Royal Canadian Engineers
  • Camouflage Course
  • Camp Commandant Royal Canadian Air Force Headquarters
  • Canadian Corps
  • Cancellations & Corrections
  • Chief Constructor
  • Civil Convictions
  • Clerk's Course
  • Communicator ( C )
  • Companion of the Order of Canada
  • Conditioning Centre
  • Canadian Coast & Anti-Aircraft Artillery School
  • Canadian Corps & Army Troops Sub Park, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Canadian Casualty Assembly Centre - centre where wounded were assessed for either further treatment or return to duty
  • (Construction), Company Atlantic Command Signals
  • Canadian Coast Artillery School
  • S-1 Victoria
  • S-2 Petawawa
  • Canadian Calvary Brigade
  • Canadian Cyclist Battalion
  • Combined Communications Board
  • Canadian Cavalry Brigade Machine Gun Squadron
  • Combined Communications Board, Publication Number
  • Canadian Construction Company
  • Casualty Clearing Centre
  • Commonwealth Communications Council
  • Canadian Corps Composite Company - unit of men unfit for active duty at the front and attached to Corps Headquarters for employment
  • Cape Colony Cyclist Corps
  • Canadian Corps Car Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Canadian Construction Company, Royal Canadian Engineers
  • Canadian Casualty Clearing Station
  • Captain (later Commodore) Commanding Canadian Ships and Establishments in the United Kingdom
  • Canadian Command Corps Troops, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Canadian Cemetery Construction Unit
  • Canadian Command Depot
  • Canadian Convalescent Depot - facility where soldiers could recover from wounds and rebuild their strength
  • Canadian Corps Depot
  • Canadian Corps Defence Company
  • Canadian Convalescent Depot, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Canadian Corps Delivery Squadron Signal Troop, Royal Canadian Corps of Signals
  • Coastal Command Development Unit
  • Canadian Constructional Engineers, Royal Canadian Engineers
  • Commander Coastal Forces
  • Company Canadian Forestry Corps
  • Canadian Corps Field Cash Office, Royal Canadian Army Pay Corps
  • Canadian Corps Field Park Company
  • Canadian Corps Field Punishment Camp
  • Canadian Corps Heavy Artillery
  • Canadian Corps Intelligence Section
  • Canadian Centennial Medal (1967)
  • Combined Cypher Machine
  • Canadian Courts Martial & Holding Centre
  • Canadian Corps Medium Artillery
  • Company Canadian Military Headquarters Signals, Royal Canadian Signals
  • Canadian Counter Mortar Officers Staff
  • Canadian Counter Mortar Officer Staff, Royal Canadian Artillery
  • Canadian Corps Meteorological Section, Royal Canadian Artillery
  • Commodore Commanding Newfoundland Force
  • Chief of Combined Operations
  • Civilian Contracts Officer, Joint Air Training Plan
  • Coder and Cypher Office
  • Communications, Coding and Cyphering Arrangements
  • Canadian Central Ordnance Depot
  • Combined Chiefs of Staff
  • Casualty Clearing Post
  • Company Canadian Provost Corps
  • Canadian Corps Petrol Park, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Computerized Central Pay System
  • Canadian Corps Postal Unit
  • Canadian Corps Protective Company
  • Commander Corps Royal (Canadian) Artillery
  • Commander Corps, Royal Artillery
  • Canadian Corps Reinforcement Camp - centre in France where troops were held before being sent to reinforce existing units
  • Conditioning Centre, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Composite Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Canadian Corps Reinforcement Transit Camp
  • Canadian Combined Reinforcement Unit
  • Canadian Censor Section
  • Canadian Chaplain Services
  • Casualty Clearing Station - first medical unit (after the Aid Post) for wounded soldiers evacuated from the front lines
  • Code and Cypher School
  • Combined Chiefs of Staff
  • Contraband Control Service Officer
  • Canadian Cipher Section, Royal Canadian Corps of Signals
  • Canadian Corps Signals, Royal Canadian Signals
  • Canadian Calibration Troop
  • Canadian Corps Transport Company
  • Commandant, Combined Training Centre
  • Canadian Corps Troops Carrying Column
  • Commander Corps Troops Carrying Column, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Canadian Corps Troops Ordnance, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Canadian Corps Troops Service Increment
  • Canadian Corps Troops Workshop, Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
  • Canadian Corps troops Workshop, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Canadian Concentration Unit
  • Company Canadian Women's Military Corps
  • Company Canadian Women's Army Corps Military Corps
  • Canadian Chemical Warfare Defence Laboratory
  • Canadian Chemical Warfare School
  • Canadian Coastal Zone
  • Canada Draft
  • Canadian Forces Decoration
  • Captain of the Dockyard
  • Clearance Diver
  • Coast Defence (Artillery)
  • Commissioned
  • Convalescent Detachments
  • Coast Defence & Anti-Aircraft
  • Coast Defence & Anti-Aircraft Artillery Training Centre
  • Coast Defence & Anti-Aircraft Workshop Section
  • Canadian Defence & Employment Platoon
  • Canadian Detention and Field Punishment Barracks
  • Canadian Driving and Maintenance School
  • Correction on Documents
  • Canadian Divisional Artillery
  • Canadian Divisional Ammunition Column - railhead where divisional ammunition was stored before being shipped to the front
  • Canadian Detention Barracks
  • Coast Defence Battery
  • Canadian Divisional Bridging Platoon, Royal Canadian Engineers
  • Canadian Dental Corps
  • Canadian Disciplinary Centre
  • Canadian Divisional Calvary
  • Commissioned Cookery Officer
  • Canadian Drilling Company, Royal Canadian Engineers
  • Commissioned Catering Officer
  • Canadian Discharge Depot - centre in Canada where soldiers returning from war were released from service
  • Code
  • Croix de Guerre
  • Croix de Guerre Belgium
  • Croix de Guerre France
  • Commissioned Electrician
  • Commissioned Engineer
  • Commissioner Gunner
  • Canadian Divisional Headquarters
  • Canadian Division Intelligence Section
  • Canadian Detail Issue Depot, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Canadian Defence Liaison Staff
  • Canada Draft Military District
  • Canadian
  • Canadian Constructional Engineers
  • Canadian Engineers
  • Canadian Guards
  • French Western Africa colony
  • Canadian Depot of Dental Stores
  • Camp Daily Orders Sarcee Camp
  • Canadian Divisional Ordnance Workshop, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Canadian Division Postal Unit
  • Coder
  • Commander
  • Commander (Destroyers)
  • Canadian Detachment Royal Armoured Corps School & Training Depot
  • Canadian Division Reece Battalion, Canadian Army Overseas
  • Commodore
  • Commander, Force J.
  • Canadian Despatch Rider Section Royal Canadian Signals
  • Canadian Divisional Signals
  • Chief of the Defence Staff
  • Canadian Division Support Battalion
  • Commissioned Signal Boatswain
  • Canadian Division Section - Canadian Corps Reinforcement Camp
  • Central Dental Stores, Canadian Dental Corps
  • Canadian Division Supply Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Commissioned Shipwright
  • Commissioned Stores Officer
  • Canadian Division Section Reinforcement Camp
  • Cadet
  • Commissioned Telegraphist
  • Canadian Division Troops Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Cadet Telegraphist
  • Canadian Divisional Training School
  • General Duty Veterans Guard of Canada, Canadian Military Headquarters
  • Commissioned Writer Officer
  • Canadian Engineers - corps of men who built bridges, railway depots, camps, bases and other military installations
  • Chief Engineer
  • Civil Engineer
  • Canadian Electrical & Mechanical Platoon, Royal Canadian Engineers
  • Canadian Electrical & Mechanical Section, Royal Canadian Engineers
  • Chief Engineer (Works)
  • Chief Electrical Artificer
  • Canadian Equipment Assembly Unit, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Corps expéditionnaire canadien (French only) - force of more than 600,000 men established by the Government of Canada for service overseas
  • Canadian Engineer Equipment Workshop (Active), Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
  • Canadian Engineer Equipment Workshop, Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
  • Canadian Engine Equipment Workshop, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Canadian Expeditionary Force - force of more than 600,000 men established by the Government of Canada for service overseas
  • Canadian Employment Group "B"
  • Canadian Engineer Holding Unit
  • Communications/Electronics Engineer
  • Camp Engineer Officer
  • Command Engineer Officer
  • Canadian Employment Platoon
  • Canadian Echelon Pacific Force
  • Chief Engine Room Artificer
  • Canadian Engineer Reinforcement Depot - centre from which reinforcements were allocated to existing engineering units
  • Canadian Engineer Reinforcement Unit
  • Commander, Eastern Sea Frontier (U.S.)
  • Canadian Educational Services Unit
  • Canadian Engineer Training Centre
  • Construction Engineering Technician
  • Canadian Exhaustion Unit, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Ceylon Planters Rifle Corps
  • Canadian Forces
  • Canadian Fusiliers
  • Composite Flights
  • Canadian Film and Photo Section
  • Canadian Field (Self Propelled) Regiment, Royal Canadian Artillery
  • Canadian Forces Form #98 - Report on Injuries
  • Calvary Field Ambulance
  • Canadian Field Ambulance - unit responsible for evacuating the wounded from the front lines to medical centres
  • Canadian Field Artillery - organization responsible for using medium-calibre guns in direct or indirect support of infantry
  • Canadian Forces Administrative Order
  • Canadian Field Auxiliary Services Section
  • Coastal Force Base
  • Coast Force Base, Mers-El-Kebir
  • Canadian Field Battery, Royal Canadian Artillery, (Active Force)
  • Canadian Forces College
  • Canadian Forestry Corps - units designated to cut down and process trees to provide wood and lumber
  • Craftsman
  • Canadian Field Company, Canadian Division, Royal Canadian Engineers
  • Canadian Field Company, Royal Canadian Engineers
  • Canadian Forces Command and Staff Course
  • Canadian Forestry Corps Training Wing
  • Canadian Field Dressing Station
  • Canadian Field Dressing Station, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Commander, Coastal Forces, Eastern Mediterranean
  • Canadian Far East Force
  • Canadian Field Educational Section
  • Communication and Ferry Flights
  • Corps of Civilian (Canadian) Fire Fighters For Service in the United Kingdom
  • Canadian Forces Fleet School
  • Coastal Forces Fuelling Tender
  • Canadian Field Hospital
  • Canadian Forces Hospital
  • Canadian Forces Housing Agency
  • Canadian Field Historical Section
  • Canadian Forces Health Services Group
  • Compassionate Farm Leave
  • Canadian Forces Medical Group
  • Coastal Forces Material Supply Officer
  • Canadian Forces Musician Training Plan
  • Craftsman
  • Craftsman (Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers)
  • Canadian Forces in the Netherlands
  • Canadian Forces National Investigation Service
  • Canadian Forces Officer Candidate School
  • Course for Orderly Room Sergeants
  • Canadian Forces Publication
  • Canadian Forces Personnel Appraisal System
  • Canadian Field Punishment Camp
  • Corps Field Park Company, Royal Canadian Engineers
  • Canadian Field Press Censor Unit, Canadian Intelligence Corps
  • Canadian Forces Personnel Support Agency
  • Commissioning From the Ranks
  • Canadian Forces Recruiting Centre
  • Canadian Forces Recruiting, Education and Training System
  • Commissioning from the Ranks Plan
  • Canadian Field Regiment, Royal Canadian Artillery, Advance Party
  • Canadian Field Squadron
  • Central Flying Schools
  • Canadian Field Survey Company
  • Canadian Field Survey Company, Royal Canadian Engineers
  • Canadian Forces Supply Depot
  • Canadian Forces School of Electrical and Mechanical Engineering
  • Canadian Field Security Reserve Detachment
  • Canadian Field Security Section
  • Canadian Field Surgical Unit, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Canadian General Transport Company (Infantry Division), Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Canadian Forces Technical Order
  • Canadian Forces Training System Headquarters
  • Canadian Field Transfusion Unit
  • Commander, Coastal Forces, Western Mediterranean
  • Canada Gazette
  • Coldstream Guards
  • Commanding General (U.S.)
  • Compassionate Grounds
  • Canadian Garrison Artillery - organization responsible for using large-calibre guns against heavily fortified positions
  • Canadian Garrison Battalion
  • Canadian General Base Depot
  • Canadian General Base Reinforcement Battalion
  • Canadian Graves Concentration Unit
  • Coldstream Guards
  • Canadian Grenadier Guards (Now 22nd Armoured Regiment)
  • Canadian General Hospital - permanent hospital where extensive treatment was given to the wounded
  • Canadian General Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Canadian General Holding Unit
  • Canadian General Labour Section
  • Conspicuous Gallantry Medal
  • Combat Group Medical Unit
  • Canadian General Pioneer Company
  • Canadian Garrison Regiment - unit of 13 battalions formed in April 1918 to perform garrison duty in Canada's 13 military districts
  • Canadian Graves Registrar or Registration
  • Canadian General Reinforcement Unit
  • Canadian Graves Registration Unit
  • Canadian Government Ship
  • Chief of the General Staff
  • Chief of the Imperial General Staff
  • Commander Gulf Sea Frontier
  • Canadian General Transport Company
  • Canadian General Troop Workshop, Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
  • 14th Canadian Hussars
  • Chaplain
  • Chatham Division, Royal Marines
  • Companion Of Honour
  • Construction Hand
  • Convalescent Hospital
  • Chaplain
  • Canadian Harassment and Abuse Prevention
  • Chaplain of the Fleet
  • Chaplain (Protestant)
  • Director of Chaplain Services (Roman Catholic)
  • Canadian Highland Battalion (Black Watch Royal Highland Regiment of Canada)
  • Calgary Highlanders Depot
  • Chief Engineer
  • Cheshire Regiment
  • Cheshire Yeomanry
  • Canadian Higher Education Test
  • Chief Officer
  • Cameron Highlanders of Ottawa (Machine Gun)
  • Line near 47th Meridian dividing the British and Canadian areas of responsibility
  • Chaplain (Protestant)
  • Corps Headquarters & National Defence Headquarters Company, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Canadian Headquarters Army Group, Royal Canadian Artillery
  • Corps Headquarters, Canadian Dental Corps OR Canadian Disciplinary Centre
  • Corps Headquarters Canadian Postal Corps (Canada)
  • Corps Headquarters Canadian Women's Army Corps
  • Corps Headquarters Element of Salvage Control, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Canadian Headquarters of Base Sub Area
  • Camp Headquarters, Petawawa Military Camp
  • Corps Headquarters Royal Canadian Engineers, Canadian Army
  • Corps Headquarters Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
  • Corps Headquarters, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Canadian Headquarters Salvage Depot, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Canadian Human Rights Act
  • Canadian Human Rights Commission
  • Chaplain Roman Catholic
  • Canadian Heavy Recovery Section, Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
  • Canadian Heavy Recovery Section, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Canadian Hospital Ship
  • Chief Signal Botswain
  • Chief Shipwright
  • Chief Skipper
  • Corps of Horse Transport
  • Canadian Holding Unit
  • Chief Writer
  • Chief Yeoman of Signals
  • Canadian Intelligence (Interrogation) Headquarters Section
  • Chief Inspector of Armaments
  • Commercial Cable Company
  • Canadian Infantry Brigade
  • Canadian Infantry Corps Band
  • Canadian Infantry Brigade Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Canadian Light Infantry Brigade Ground Defence Platoon (Lorne Scot)
  • Canadian Infantry Base Reinforcement Battalion
  • Canadian Infantry Brigade Support Group (Saskatoon Light Infantry)
  • Communication Instructions for British Warships in the U.S.A.
  • Canadian Infantry Brigade Workshop (Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps or Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers)
  • Canadian Infantry Brigade Workshop, Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
  • Canadian Infantry Brigade Workshop, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Cadet Instructor Cadre
  • Canadian Infantry Corps
  • Canadian Intelligence Corps
  • Canadian Infantry Depot Battalion
  • Canadian Infantry Depot Battalion
  • Canadian Infantry Division Composite Company (Main), Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Canadian Infantry Division Ordnance Field Park, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Canadian Infantry Division Machine Gun Battalion (Saskatoon Light Infantry)
  • Canadian Infantry Division Ordnance Field Park, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Canadian Infantry Division Reinforcement Transit Camp
  • Canadian Infantry Division Service Increment
  • Canadian Infantry Division Sub Park, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Canadian Infantry Division Troops Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Canadian Infantry Division Training School
  • Canadian Intermediate Education Test
  • Canadian Intermediate Educational Test
  • C Infantry Battalion
  • Chief of the Imperial General Staff
  • Canadian Infantry Holding Unit
  • Cadet Instructors List
  • Canadian Independent Machine Gun Company (New Brunswick Regiment)
  • Commander in Chief, Canadian North West Atlantic
  • Commander in Chief
  • Commander in Chief, Canadian Northwest Atlantic
  • Commander in Chief, Atlantic and West Indies Station
  • Commander in Charge Canadian North Atlantic
  • Commander in Chief Eastern Fleet
  • Commander in Chief Home Fleet
  • Commander in Chief, US Atlantic Fleet
  • Canadian Infantry Corps
  • Canadian Intelligence Corps
  • Chief Inspector of Catering & Messing
  • Canadian Infantry Ordnance Sub-Park, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Canadian Interpreters Pool, Canadian Infantry Corps
  • Canadian Infantry Reinforcement Unit
  • Canadian Infantry Training Brigade
  • Canadian Infantry Centre
  • Canadian Infantry Training Centre
  • Canadian Increment to a (Mobilization Training Centre / Mechanical Transport / Military Training OR Movement Train) Inspection Branch, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Canadian Infantry Training Regiment
  • Canadian Infantry Troops Workshop, Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
  • Canadian Infantry Troops Workshop, Royal Canadian Ordnance corps
  • Clinical Investigation Units
  • Canadian Infantry Works Battalion
  • Canadian Infantry Works Corps
  • Canadian Joint Air Training Centre (Rivers, Manitoba)
  • Corps Junior Leaders School
  • Canadian Junior War Staff Course
  • Cook
  • Cook (Ship's)
  • Cook (Officers)
  • Cook (Probationer)
  • Cook (Seamen)
  • Cook's Mate
  • Canadian Kit Storage & Disposal Unit
  • Canadian Kit Storage Depot
  • Clasp
  • Canloan List
  • Casualty List - list of soldiers wounded, killed, missing or taken prisoner by the enemy
  • Colonel
  • Compassionate Leave
  • Convalescent Leave
  • Canadian Light Anti-Aircraft Battalion
  • Canadian Labour Battalion
  • Canadian Leave Centre
  • Canadian Liaison Detachment, Allied Forces OR Air Force Headquarters
  • Clerk
  • Canadian Legion Educational Service
  • Canadian Land Force Command and Staff College
  • Canadian Light Field Hygiene Sections, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Canadian Light Horse - cavalry unit, originally intended as a scouting force
  • Clerk
  • Clerk Accounting
  • Clerk Administrative Supervisor
  • Clerk Engineering
  • Clerk General
  • Clerk Statistics
  • Clerk Stenographer
  • Clerk Typist
  • Chief Locator
  • Canadian Line of Communication Provost Company (Consolidated)
  • Canadian Line of Communication Terminal
  • Canadian Labour Pool
  • Class Qualified
  • Canadian Light Recovery Station, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Chief of the Land Staff
  • Colour Sergeant
  • Canadian Landmark Unit, Royal Canadian Engineers
  • Canadian Legion War Services
  • Canadian Centennial Medal (1967)
  • Commissaryman
  • Communicator
  • Member of the Order of Canada
  • Controlled Mine Laying
  • Central Mediterranean Area
  • Canadian Motor Ambulance Convoy, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Canadian Military Attache Staff Canadian Legation
  • Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group
  • Canadian Mobile Bath Units, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Canadian Medical Centre
  • Canadian Military College
  • Canadian Movement Control Liaison Group
  • Canadian Motorcycle Regiment (Princess Louise's New Brunswick Hussars) Active Force
  • Canadian Movement Control Unit
  • Commissioner Boatswain
  • Central Mechanization Depot, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Commander
  • Commander (Naval)
  • Canadian Mechanical Equipment Company
  • Central Mediterranean Force
  • Canadian Medical Group
  • Companion of the Order of St Michael and St George
  • Order of St. Michael and St. George (Companion)
  • Canadian Machine Gun Brigade
  • Canadian Machine Gun Corps - soldiers with machine guns responsible for supporting or defending against infantry attack
  • Canadian Meteorological Group - Central Mediterranean Force
  • Canadian Machine Gun Holding Unit
  • Corps Machine Gun Officer
  • Canadian Machine Gun Reinforcement Unit
  • Canadian Machine Gun Training Centre
  • Calgary Military Hospital
  • Canadian Military Hospital
  • Canadian Mobile Hygiene Laboratory
  • Canadian Military Headquarters
  • Canadian Military Headquarters Course
  • Canadian Military Headquarters Records Office X-List, PSOW
  • Camp Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Camrose Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Charlottetown Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Chatham Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Chicoutimi Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Chilliwack Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Hospital
  • Cornwall Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Military Hospital
  • Order of Merit (Commander)
  • Canadian Motor Machine Gun Brigade
  • Canadian Motor Machine Gun Corps
  • Corps of Military Mounted Police
  • Canadian Motorcycle Maintenance School
  • Canadian Mobil Neuro-Surgical Unit, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Counter Mortar Officer Staff
  • Corps of Military Police
  • Canadian Military Prison & Detention Barracks
  • Canadian Military Police Corps
  • Canadian Mobile Pet. Laboratories, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Canadian Map Photographic Section
  • Canadian Military Police Corps
  • Collège militaire royal de Saint-Jean
  • Canadian Mounted Rifles - mounted soldiers originally, later used largely as infantry
  • Cape Mounted Riflemen
  • Canadian Motorcycle Regiment (Governor General's Horse Guards) Active Force
  • Canadian Motorcycle Regiment, Canadian Active Service Force (17th Duke of York's Royal Canadian Hussars)
  • Canadian Medium Regiment Platoon, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Canadian Medical Rest Station
  • Canadian Medical Rest Station, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Canadian Military Staff
  • Canadian Mission Staff
  • Co-operations with the British Ministry of War Transport in the United States
  • Cape Medical Staff Corps
  • Co-operations with the British Ministry of War Transport in Canada
  • Corps of Military Clerks
  • Corps of Military Staff Clerks
  • Corps of Military Staff, Clerks Corps Orders
  • Canadian Military Section Port Executive Committee
  • Camp Myles Standish, Tauton Massachusetts, U.S.A.
  • Corps of Motor Transport, Army Service Corps
  • Canadian Militia Training Course, Camp Macauley
  • Construction and Maintenance Technician
  • Canadian Modelling Team, Royal Canadian Artillery
  • Canadian Mobile Tire Repair Unit, Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
  • Central Mechanical Transport Stores
  • Construction and Maintenance Units
  • Cannon Company
  • Canadian
  • Canadian Detention Barracks
  • Commandant National Defence Headquarters
  • Canadian National Exhibition
  • Chief Naval Engineering and Construction
  • Chief Naval Equipment and Supply
  • Change Next of Kin
  • Canadian Naval Mission Overseas
  • Canadian Naval Order
  • Chief of Naval Personnel
  • Canadian Neuro Psychiatric Wing, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Canadian National Railways
  • Canadian Naval Regulations
  • Chief of the Naval Staff
  • Canadian Nursing Sister's Rest Home, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Canadian Night Vision Training & Testing Unit
  • Canadian Naval War Plan
  • Company
  • Commanding Officer - any officer in command of a specific unit (usually battalion level and up)
  • Constable
  • Cook (Officer's)
  • Corps Orders
  • Canadian Ordnance & Mechanical Engineer Reinforcement Unit
  • Camp Orders (Angler)
  • Canadian Overseas Postal Depot
  • Chief Ordnance Accountant
  • Corps of Ordnance Artificers
  • Course of Action
  • Commanding Officer Atlantic Coast
  • Commanding Officer Auxiliary Vessels
  • Canadian Ordnance Beach Detachment
  • Canadian Ordnance Branch Detachment
  • Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Combined Operations Centre
  • Combined Operations Centre & Basic Training Centre
  • Combined Operations School (Army Camp)
  • Corps Orders, Canadian Dental Corps
  • Corps Orders Canadian Postal Corps
  • Canadian Ordnance Corps Training Centre
  • Canadian Officer Cadet Training Unit Selection Centre
  • Corps Orders, Canadian Women's Army Corps
  • Central Ordnance Depot
  • Central Ordnance Depot Company, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Camp Ordnance Depot, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Canadian Ordnance Electrical Mechanical Engineer Training Course
  • Canadian Army Occupation Force
  • Canadian Occupational Force
  • Corps of Army Schoolmasters
  • Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders of Canada
  • Chaplain of the Fleet
  • Corps of Hussars
  • Court of Inquiry - group of officers convened to investigate specific questions or events
  • County of London Yeomanry
  • Corps of Lancers
  • Canadian Ordnance Field Park, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Chief of Staff
  • Cross of Sacrifice (Memorial Cross)
  • Cable or Wireless
  • Combined Operations Headquarters
  • Court of Inquiry
  • Colonel
  • Column
  • Command - unit under the command of one officer or non-commissioned officer
  • Commissioner
  • Commander 10th Fleet Convoy and Routeing (US)
  • Commissioned Boatswain
  • Canadian Ordnance Maintenance Company & Sections
  • Command - unit under the command of one officer or non-commissioned officer
  • Commandant
  • Commander
  • Commanding
  • Command - unit under the command of one officer or non-commissioned officer
  • Command Engineer
  • Commanding General (U.S.)
  • Commandant
  • Chief Ordnance Mechanical Engineer
  • Canadian Ordnance and Mechanical Engineer Reinforcement Unit
  • Commander in Chief, US Fleet
  • Commander in Chief, US Fleet, Convoy and Routeing
  • Commission
  • Commodore
  • Commander (Destroyers)
  • Commodore (Destroyers), Western Approaches
  • Commissioner of Customs
  • Communication
  • Communications Operator
  • Communications Operator Supervisor
  • Composite
  • Communications Performance Checker (Air)
  • Communications Performance Checker (Ground)
  • Communications Technician
  • Communications Technician (Air)
  • Communications Technician (Ground)
  • Concentrate
  • Concentration
  • Conductor
  • Commanding Officer Naval Divisions
  • Conductor
  • Navy Authority, Washington
  • Connaught Rangers
  • Constable
  • Constructional
  • Construction
  • Constructor Captain
  • Convalescent - a soldier recovering from wounds or illness
  • Convoy Chief Yeoman of Signals
  • Convoy Leading Signalman
  • Convoy Ordinary Signalman
  • Convoy Signalman
  • Convoy Yeoman of Signals
  • Cook (Officer's)
  • Cook (Ship's)
  • Canadian Ordnance Officer's Shop (Mobile), Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Commander of Port
  • Commanding Officer Pacific Coast
  • Canadian Overseas Postal Depot
  • Chief Operational Services Officer
  • Corvettes
  • Confirmation of Rank
  • Canadian Ordnance Railhead Company
  • Corps Orders, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Canadian Overseas Railway Construction Corps
  • Canadian Ordnance Railhead Company, Royal Canadian Ordnance Company
  • Canadian Overseas Railway Construction Troops
  • Central Ontario Regimental Depot - facility in England used to assemble men and to store and administer equipment and materials
  • Commanding Officer Reserve Divisions
  • Corporal
  • Corporal
  • Canadian Ordnance Reinforcement Unit
  • Companies
  • Chief(s) of Staff
  • Change of Strength
  • Coming Off Strength
  • Company Orderly Sergeant
  • Canadian Officers Survey & Classification Board
  • Canadian Ordnance Stores Accounting Inspectorate
  • Chief of Staff to the Supreme Allied Commander (Designate)
  • Canadian Officer Training Centre
  • Canadian Officer Training Corps
  • Canadian Overseas Telecommunication Corporation
  • Called Out Under
  • Corps Orders Veterans Guard of Canada
  • Coxswain
  • Company - unit of approximately 200 men, divided into 4 platoons
  • Chaplains Pool
  • Command Post
  • Canadian Prophylactic Ablution Centre, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Canadian Parachute Battalion
  • Canadian Pioneer Battalion
  • Canadian Pioneer Battalion, Royal Canadian Engineers
  • Canadian Pension Commission (Department of Veterans Affairs)
  • Canadian Postal Corps
  • Canadian Provost Corps
  • Corps Protection Company
  • Canadian Pioneer Company, Central Mediterranean Force
  • Canadian Provost Corps Depot
  • Canadian Postal Corps Overseas, (Postal Units)
  • Canadian Port Clearance Unit, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Canadian Pile Driving Platoon, Royal Canadian Engineers
  • Command Pay Detachment, Royal Canadian Army Pay Corps
  • Canadian Patriotic Front
  • Corps of Permanent Instructors
  • Canadian Personnel in Middle East
  • Corporal
  • Corporal Ambulance
  • Camp Petawawa Military Hospital
  • Chorley Park Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Canadian Pilot Model Mobile Laundry, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Chief Petty Officer
  • Civilian Personnel Officer
  • Canadian Pacific Railway
  • Canadian Public Relations Detachment
  • Canadian Provost Corps
  • Canadian Public Relations Services
  • Canadian Public Relations Unit
  • Canadian Planning Staff
  • Canadian Publishing Section
  • Captain
  • Canadian Parachute Training Centre
  • Canadian Pioneer Troop, Canadian Armoured Corps
  • Captain of Hospital Orderlies
  • Captain Royal Engineers
  • Canadian Parachute Training Unit
  • Canadian Postal Tracing Unit, Canadian Postal Corps
  • Canadian Port Workshop (Ad Hoc), Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
  • Canadian Port Workshop (Ad Hoc), Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Canadian Petroleum Warfare Experimental Unit
  • Company Quartermaster-Sergeant
  • Commander
  • Régiment de la Chaudière (French only)
  • Central Registry
  • Confirmation of Rank
  • Control Rate
  • Control Rating
  • Control Ratings
  • Commander, Royal (Canadian) Engineers
  • Calgary Unit (Tank)
  • Canadian Re-allocation Centre
  • Commander, Royal Artillery
  • Commanding Royal Artillery
  • Compulsory Retirement Age
  • Commander, Royal Army Service Corps
  • Canadian Rifle Battalion
  • Career Review Board
  • Career Review Board (Medical)
  • Canadian Rocket Battery, Royal Canadian Artillery
  • Canadian Radar Battery Workshop, Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
  • Canadian Reception Camp
  • Casualty Retraining Centre
  • Chief Registration Clerk
  • Company Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Company Royal Canadian Army Service Army Tank Brigade Company
  • Company Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Canadian Railway Construction Corps
  • Canadian Road Construction Company
  • Company Royal Canadian Engineers
  • Commander Royal Canadian Engineers (Permanent Bridges)
  • Commander Royal Canadian Engineers (Works)
  • Company Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
  • Canadian Red Cross List
  • Canadian Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps Reinforcement Unit
  • Canadian Reserve Calvary Regiment - cavalry reserve unit based in England
  • Casualty Retraining Centre, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Canadian Recovery Company, Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
  • Canadian Recovery Company, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Canadian Reception Depot
  • Canadian Remount Depot
  • Canadian Repatriation Depot (LS)
  • Canadian Radio Detection Finder Training (School) Centre
  • Canadian Radio Direction Finder Training Centre
  • Commander Royal Engineers
  • Controller of Records (Air)
  • Commander Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
  • Canadian Reinforcement Transit Camp
  • Canadian Reinforcement Group Transit Platoon, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Canadian Reinforcement Group Workshop Platoon
  • Chinese Regiment of Infantry
  • Canadian Radio Location Establishment
  • Crewman
  • Change Regimental Number
  • Canadian Records Office
  • Chief Recruiting Officer
  • Corps Reserve of Officers
  • Officer in Charge Central Registry
  • Canadian Railway Operation Company, Royal Canadian Engineers
  • Corporal
  • Canadian Reconnaissance Regiment (Princess Louise Dragoon Guards)
  • Coast regiment, Royal Canadian Artillery
  • Canadian Recce Squadron
  • Captured Records Section (US Dept of the Army)
  • Central Recruiting Troop
  • Canadian Recce Squadron-Canadian Infantry Brigade
  • Cross of Saint George (Russia)
  • Canadian Railway Troops - men recruited and organized to operate railways in rear areas
  • Continuous Reserve Training
  • Canadian Radar Training Centre
  • Canadian Reconnaissance Training Centre (Active)
  • Canadian Reconnaissance Training Centre (Reserve)
  • Canadian Reinforcement Unit
  • Canadian Reinforcement Units Postal Units
  • Canadian Rocket Unit, Royal Canadian Artillery
  • Cryptographer
  • Cease
  • Christian Science (Church)
  • Commandant Staff
  • Communicator (Ship's)
  • Communicator (Supplementary)
  • Cypher Section
  • Canadian Selection & Appraisal Centre
  • Camp Supply & Transport Officer
  • Admiralty File Number
  • Canadian Small Arms
  • Consular Shipping Adviser
  • Canadian Section Armoured Fighting Vehicles Inspectorate, Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
  • Canadian Section Armoured Fighting Vehicles Technical Staff
  • Canadian School of Army Instruction
  • Canadian Small Arms School (Eastern)
  • Canadian Small Arms School (Western Canada)
  • Canadian Small Arms Training Centre
  • Canadian Shipping Board
  • Canadian Special BASRA Company
  • Canadian Special Base Depot
  • Cadet Services of Canada
  • Canadian Service College
  • Chiefs of Staff Committee
  • Commissariat Staff Corps
  • Corporal Signal Corps
  • Canadian Section Claims Commission
  • Canadian Scottish Regiment
  • Canadian Salvage Corps, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Canadian Special Driving School
  • Colour Sergeant
  • Canadian Section Echelon Allied Forces, Headquarters
  • Canadian Special Employment Company
  • Canadian Signals Experimental Establishment
  • Canadian Siberian Expeditionary Force
  • Clerk Stenographer Group
  • Canadian Section General Headquarters, 2nd Echelon
  • Canadian Section General Headquarters Echelon
  • Colour Sergeant
  • Canadian Section Headquarters, Brussels, GRN
  • Cypher Section Headquarters Canadian Corps
  • Companion of the Star of India
  • Canadian Special Infantry Battalion
  • Canadian Special Infantry Company
  • Canadian Special Infantry Company
  • Canadian Security and Intelligence Service
  • Canadian Surplus Kit Storage Unit
  • Company Sergeant-Major - senior non-commissioned officer in a company
  • Canadian School of Military Engineering
  • Christie Street Military Hospital
  • Chief Signal Officer
  • Canadian School of Artillery
  • Canadian School of Army Administration
  • Canadian School of Infantry
  • Commandant School of Instruction
  • Chief Staff Officer Reserves
  • Cruiser
  • Canadian Signals Research & Development Establishment
  • Canadian Scottish Regiment (Machine Gun)
  • Construction Section, Royal Canadian Corps of Signals
  • Canadian Signals Reinforcement Unit
  • Canadian Special Service Battalion
  • Canadian Special Stores Company, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Canadian Special Salvage Detachment
  • Canadian Signal Training Centre
  • Communications Systems Technician
  • Canadian Standing Trades Test Board
  • Coil Skids Towing Vessel
  • Commodore Superintendant
  • Canadian Servicing Unit, Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
  • Canadian Salvage Units, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Camp Staff Volunteer
  • Canadian Shock Wave Section Type, Royal Canadian Signals Corps
  • Canadian Section Weapons Technical Staff
  • Communication Trench
  • Component Transfer
  • Camp Tremblay (Canadian Forestry Corps) Training Centre
  • Canadian Troop Aldershot
  • Corps Troop Ammunition Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Canadian Tank Corps
  • Canadian Transit Camp
  • Canadian Troops Colchester
  • Canadian Tobacco Depot (Type B), CPC (see above for various meanings of CPC)
  • Canadian Tunnelling Company, Royal Canadian Engineers
  • Canadian Traffic Control Section Provost, Canadian Provost Corps
  • Canadian Traffic Control Unit, Royal Canadian Artillery, Central Mediterranean Force
  • Canadian Transit Camp Wing
  • Canadian Training Division
  • Canadian Tobacco Depot, CPC (see above for various meanings of CPC)
  • Canadian Tank Delivery Squadron (Elgin Regiment)
  • Canadian Tank Delivery Squadron Signals Detachment
  • Canadian Tank Demonstration Unit, Canadian Armoured Corps
  • Commander Task Force
  • Canadian Training Field Ambulance, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Canadian Troops Hereford
  • Canadian Technical Liaison Group
  • Canadian Town Major Unit
  • Canteen Assistant
  • Canteen Manager
  • Central Telegraph Office
  • Chief Treasury Officer
  • Chief Treasury Officer (Navy)
  • Canadian Treasury Office Overseas
  • Canadian Transport Platoon
  • Course Training Plan
  • Corps Troops Petrol Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Canadian Tipper Platoon, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Canadian Transport Platoon, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Corps Troops
  • Calibration Troop, Royal Canadian Artillery
  • Court Reporter
  • Canadian Training School
  • Clothe the Soldier
  • Composite Training School
  • Conversion Training Squadron
  • Corps Troops Supply Column
  • Corps Troop Supply Column, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Canadian Tank Transport Company
  • Committee
  • Canadian Tank Troops Workshop, Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
  • Canadian Tank Troops Workshop, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Commander Task Unit (U.S.)
  • Camp Utopia
  • Caribbean-United Kingdom Convoy
  • Conducting Unit
  • Conversion Unit
  • Canadian Component United Nations Emergency Force (Middle East)
  • Course (U.S.)
  • Cutter (U.S.)
  • Aircraft Carrier (U.S.)
  • Communicator (V)
  • Cross of Valour
  • Canadian Vehicle Assembly & Control Group
  • Commercial Vessel Defensive
  • Canadian Venereal Disease Treatment Unit, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Auxiliary Aircraft Carrier (U.S.)
  • Carrier Vessel Escort
  • Company Veterans Home Guard, Canadian Active Service Force
  • Canadian Vehicle Inspectorate, Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
  • Commander of the Royal Victorian Order
  • Royal Victorian Order (Commander)
  • Convoy Programme
  • Canadian Volunteer Service Medal
  • Canadian Vehicle Waterproofing School
  • Chemical Warfare
  • Commissioned Warrant
  • Communicator (W)
  • Admiralty Record Office File
  • Canadian Workshop and Park Company
  • Canadian Women's Auxiliary Air Force
  • Canadian Women's Army Corps
  • Canadian Women's Army Corps, Basic Training Centre
  • Canadian Women's Army Corps, Composite Stores
  • Canadian Women's Army Corps, District Orders
  • Canadian Women's Army Corps, Military Band
  • Canadian Women's Army Corps, Ottawa
  • Canadian Women's Army Corps, Pipe Band
  • Canadian Women's Army Corps, Training Centre
  • Canadian Wives Bureau
  • Chemical Warfare Course
  • Chemical Warfare Defence Laboratory
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission
  • Chemical Warfare Laboratories
  • Canadian War Museum
  • Canadian War Narrative Section
  • Canadian War Records Office
  • Canadian Wireless Section (Intelligence Corps)
  • Commander Western Sea Frontier
  • Canadian Works Section, Royal Canadian Engineers
  • Chemical Warfare Training Centre
  • Cold Weather Test Trail Detachment
  • Calibration Wireless Telegraph Vessel
  • Chief Examination Officer
  • Company
  • Cyclist
  • Chief Yeoman of Signals
  • Canal Zone (Panama) (U.S.)
  • Clyde Division - Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve
  • Civil Zone Time

D

  • Destroyer
  • Deffered
  • Dragoon Guards and Dragoons Regimental Number Prefix
  • Divisional Headquarters
  • Depth Charge
  • Director of Defensively Equipped Merchant Ships
  • Deputy Director of Scientific Research
  • Deputy Director of Warfare and Training
  • Direction Finding / Finder
  • Degaussing
  • Deputy Judge Advocate of the Fleet
  • Director of Women's Royal Canadian Naval Service
  • Dead-weight
  • Drivers: Corps Troops, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Distributing Authority
  • Dominion Arsenal
  • Director of Accounts (Air)
  • Disturbance Allowance
  • Division Ammunition & Petrol Company
  • Deputy Adjutant and Quartermaster General
  • Director of Anti-submarine
  • Deputy Assistant Adjutant-General
  • Deputy Assistant Adjutant General (Signals)
  • Deputy Adjutant and Quartermaster General
  • Dependent's Allowance & Assigned Pay
  • Dependent's Allowance Board
  • Dependent's Allowance Board Claimant's Statement
  • Dependent's Allowance Board (Medical Examiner's Report) Statutory Declaration
  • Divisional Ammunition Column - organization responsible for supplying ammunition to a division
  • Divisional Ammunition Company - organization responsible for supplying ammunition to a division
  • Division Ammunition Company, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Deputy Assistant Director of Surveys
  • Deputy Assistant Director of Transportation
  • Deputy Assistant Director Army Postal Services
  • Deputy Assistant Director of Chaplain Services
  • Deputy Assistant Director of Engineer Services
  • Deputy Assistant Director of Medical Services
  • Deputy Assistant Director of Ordnances Services
  • Deputy Assistant Director of Roads
  • Deputy Assistant Director Supply & Transport
  • Deputy Assistant Director of Veterinary Services
  • Director of Aeronautical Engineering
  • Distributing Authority, Eastern Fleet
  • Distributing Authority, Eastern Mediterranean
  • Director of Air Force Manning
  • Director of Air Force Recruiting
  • Deputy Adjutant General
  • Deputy Adjutant General (National Resources Mobilization Act of 1940)
  • Defended Area Goose Bay
  • Director of Aeronautical Inspection
  • Dalhousie & King Contingent
  • District Audit Office
  • Director of Air Organization
  • Dental Associate
  • Defence Administrative Orders and Directives
  • Director of Air Personnel
  • Divisional Aid Post
  • P.2 Branch, Director of Air Personnel (Civilian Personnel Administration)
  • Director of Air Personnel Administration
  • Director of Airmen Personnel Services
  • Deputy Assistant Quartermaster General
  • Designation of Acting Ranks
  • Director of Air Signals
  • Director of Air Staff Duties
  • Deputy Armament Supply Officer
  • Director of Air Sea Rescue Services
  • Director of Air Training
  • Data Processor
  • Discharge Badge (For Services Rendered)
  • Distressed British Seaman
  • Division Bath Unit, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Duty Captain
  • Director of Contracts
  • Deputy Chief of the Air staff
  • Detachment Canadian Auxiliary Section
  • Detachment Canadian Auxiliary Section Entertainment Unit (Army Show)
  • District Cadet Camp
  • Detachment Corps, Corps of Military Staff Clerks
  • Deputy Chief of Combined Operations
  • Depot Canadian Cavalry Regiment
  • Division Composite Company, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Depot Company, Canadian Women's Army Corps
  • Depot Company, Canadian Women's Army Corps (Composite Stores Wing)
  • Debert Camp Detachment, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Deputy Chief of the Defence Staff
  • Deputy Chief Engineer (Permanent Bridges)
  • Deputy Chief Engineer (Works) (Administration) (Rear)
  • Detachment Canadian Forestry Corps
  • Deputy Chief of the General Staff
  • Deputy Chief Inspector of Armament
  • Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry
  • District Court Martial
  • Distinguished Conduct Medal - medal for bravery awarded to other ranks (non-officers)
  • District Course Methods of Coaching
  • Deputy Chief of the Naval Staff
  • Deputy Commanding Officer
  • District Cadet Orders
  • Duke of Connaught's Own Rifles (28th Armoured Regiment)
  • Deputy Chief of Staff
  • Director of Civilian Personnel
  • District Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • 6th Duke of Connaught's Royal Canadian Hussars
  • Deputy Commander, Royal Engineers
  • Director of Chaplain Services
  • Damage Control School
  • District Chaplain Services
  • Daily Casualty Summary
  • District Camp School Orders
  • Director Combined Training
  • District Course Training Staff
  • District Course Vehicle Maintenance
  • Director Chemical Warfare & Smoke
  • District Depot
  • Deputy Director
  • Destroyer Division (U.S.)
  • Discharge Dead
  • Duty Discipline
  • District Depot (Active) Windsor Detachment
  • District Depot (National Resources Mobilization Act of 1940)
  • Deputy Director of Surveys
  • Duplex-Drive (amphibious)
  • Deputy Director of Aircraft Development
  • Deputy Director of Armament Development (Air)
  • Division Dental Company
  • Dental Detachment Canadian Dental Corps
  • Deputy Director of Engine Development (Air)
  • Director(ate) of Design, Equipment and Mechanization
  • Deputy Director of Engineer Services
  • Destroyer, Helicopter Carrying
  • Deputy Director Historical Section
  • Deputy Director of Military Operations (Overseas)
  • Deputy Director of Maintenance Plans
  • Deputy Director of Medical Services
  • District Depot Provost Detachment
  • Deputy Director of Radio Development (Air)
  • Director Dental Services
  • Deputy Director of Service Maintenance (Air)
  • Deputy Director of Supply Planning (Air)
  • Deputy Director of Supply Services (Air)
  • Deputy Director Training Combined Operations
  • Deputy Director of Victualling, Eastern Theatre
  • District Depot Wolseley Barracks
  • Deckhand
  • Convoy Escort Vessel
  • Destroyer Escort Vessel (U.S.)
  • Director Electrical & Communication Designs
  • Deal Division, Royal Marines
  • Decoration
  • Director(ate) of Engineer Development
  • Director of Electrical Engineering
  • Defence
  • National Defence Headquarters (Address used in telegrams)
  • Defensively Equipped Merchant Ships
  • Dental Equipment Maintenance Technician
  • Denbigh Yeomanry
  • Director(ate) of Engineers
  • Dental
  • Dental Assistant
  • Dental Association
  • Dental Clinic Assistant
  • Director Dental Services
  • Staff Officer Dental Services (Air)
  • Dental Therapist
  • District Engineer Officer
  • Direct Entry Officer
  • Duke of Edinburgh's Own Volunteer Rifles
  • Depot
  • Director Engineering and Personnel
  • Department
  • District Establishment, Royal Canadian Artillery
  • District Establishment, Royal Canadian Artillery, Halifax Armament District
  • Destroyers
  • Director of Engineer Services
  • Drummer Sergeant
  • Diesel Oil (U.S.)
  • Mentioned in Despatches
  • Mentioned in Despatches
  • Detachment
  • Detention
  • Detention
  • Distinctive Environmental Uniform
  • Devonshire Regiment
  • Destroyer Flotilla
  • Direction Finding
  • Director of Fleet Accounting, Supply and Secretariat
  • Distinguished Flying Cross
  • Detailed for Duty
  • Distinguished Flying Medal
  • Defensively Equipped Merchant Ships
  • Degaussing
  • Director General
  • Degaussing Gear
  • Delivery Group
  • Dragoon Guards
  • Director General Arsenals Division
  • Director General Coast and Anti-Aircraft Defences
  • Director General Dental Services
  • Director General of Engineer Services
  • Director General Health Services
  • Director-General India Stores Department
  • Director General Military Careers
  • Director General of Medical Services
  • Dragoons
  • Degaussing Officer (Naval)
  • Director General of Medical Services
  • Director General Personnel Administration
  • Director General (Public Affairs)
  • Director-General of Ports and Lights
  • Director General Postings and Careers Officers
  • Director General Postings and Careers Other Ranks
  • Director General (Reserves and Cadets)
  • Director General Strategic Planning
  • Director-General of Shipbuilding and Repairs
  • Depot Hussars
  • Deck Hand
  • His/Her Majesty's Canadian Ship " Scotian", Base Files
  • Director of Harbour Defence
  • Deck Hand
  • Drill Hall Guarding Maisonneuve Regiment
  • Directorate of History and Heritage
  • Director Historical Section
  • District Headquarters Manning Depot OR Military District
  • District Headquarters Canadian Forestry Corps
  • District Headquarters Staff
  • District Headquarters Subordinate Staff
  • Director of Historical Section
  • Daily Inspection (Vehicle)
  • Drill Instructor
  • D Infantry Battalion
  • Detail Issue Depot (Royal Canadian Army Service Corps)
  • Died of Wounds
  • Day
  • Dietician
  • Dangerously Ill List
  • Defence Information Network
  • Director of Internment Operations
  • Director International Plans Coordination
  • Director
  • Director General
  • Director of Military Training
  • Division Infantry Reinforcement Unit
  • Discharged - released from the military service, or from a hospital
  • Division Intelligence Section
  • Discharged
  • Disciplinarian
  • Disembarked
  • Defence Information Services Organization
  • District
  • District Engineers
  • District
  • Director Individual Training
  • Divisional Ammunition Column
  • Division or Divisional - unit of approximately 12,000 men commanded by a major-general
  • Divisional
  • Division(al)
  • Divisional Bridge Platoon (Troop)
  • Divisional Signal(s) (Company)
  • Divisional Strength
  • Deputy Judge Advocate General
  • Dental Laboratory Technician
  • Division Light Aid Detachment, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Deck Landing Control Officer
  • Durham Light Infantry
  • Duke of Lancaster's Own Yeomanry
  • Director of Electrical Personnel
  • Dominion Land Surveyor
  • Driver of Mechanized Transport
  • Defence Medal
  • Light Mine Layer (High Speed) (U.S.)
  • Deputy Minister
  • Director(ate) of Mechanization and Artillery
  • Deputy Minister (Air)
  • Deputy Minister (Naval)
  • Driver Mechanic
  • Deputy Master General of Ordnance
  • Dartmouth Military Hospital
  • Debert Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Dundurn Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Director Military Intelligence
  • Deputy Minister
  • Draughtsman
  • Director Manning and Naval Assistant
  • Draughtsman Aeronautical Engineering
  • Draughtsman Construction Engineering
  • Draughtsman Graphic Arts
  • Director(ate) of Military Operations
  • Director(ate) of Military Operations and Intelligence
  • Director(ate) of Military Operations and Planning
  • Drummer
  • Director of Medical Research and Development
  • Director of Merchant Seaman
  • Director of Medical Services
  • Mine Sweeper (High Speed) (U.S.)
  • Driver Mechanics School
  • Department of Munitions and Supply
  • Driver Maintenance Staff
  • Director of Medical Services (Air)
  • Director(ate) of Military Training
  • District Mounted Troops
  • Directorate of Military Training and Staff Duties
  • Director of Naval Accounts
  • Director of Naval Appropriations
  • Director Naval Construction
  • Director of Naval Communications (U.S.)
  • Deputy Naval Commander South East Asia Command
  • Deputy Naval Commander Expeditionary Force
  • Department of National Defence
  • Director Naval Education
  • Director of Naval Engineering Service
  • Director of the Naval Historical Section
  • Director of Naval Intelligence
  • Director Naval Information
  • Director of Naval Intelligence & Trade
  • Director of Naval Intelligence and Plans
  • Date Not Known
  • Donkeyman
  • Dutch Naval Liaison Officer
  • Director Naval Ordinance
  • Director of naval Ordnance (Torpedoes Mines)
  • Destroyer Navigating Officer
  • Director of Naval Operations and Training
  • Director of Naval Personnel
  • Director of Naval Pay Accounting
  • Director of Naval Reserves
  • Director of Naval Stores
  • Director of Naval Services
  • Dragoons
  • Deputy Naval Store Officer
  • Director of Naval Training
  • Dental Officer
  • Duty Officer
  • Daily Order
  • Daily Order (Of a Unit) - administration orders issued to mark personnel changes of a unit (transfers, hospitalizations, etc.)
  • Daily Order (Same as Part II Orders)
  • District Orders
  • District Officer Commanding
  • Died of Other Causes
  • Driver Operation Course
  • Drafting Officer Combined Operations
  • Director Operations Division
  • Died of Disease
  • Director of Plans
  • Duke of Cornwall Light Infantry
  • Duke of Lancashire's Own Yeomanry
  • Director of Plans
  • Divisional Ordnance Field Park, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Director of Public Relations (Air)
  • Director of Public Relations (Army)
  • Director of Trade
  • Director(ate) of Transport and Movements
  • Director of Underwater Experimental Research Establishment
  • Died of Wounds - official cause of death
  • Duration of War
  • Dominion Orthopaedic Hospital (Toronto)
  • Dominion Affairs
  • High Commissioner for Canada in the United Kingdom (Address Used in Telegrams)
  • Dominion Orthopaedic Hospital (Toronto)
  • Director of Organization & Recruiting
  • Director of Operational Research
  • Defence of the Realm Act
  • Director(ate) of Organization
  • Director of Organization
  • Dorset Regiment
  • Dorset Yeomanry
  • Director Ordnance Services
  • Director of Ordnance Services (Administration)
  • Director of Ordnance Services (General Stores)
  • Director of Ordnance Services (Technical Stores)
  • Dental Officer Training Plan
  • Duration of war
  • Died of Wounds
  • Defence Platoon
  • Developmental Period
  • District Paymaster
  • Director of Procurement (Aircraft)
  • Defence Purchasing Board
  • Division Petrol Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Depot Pacific Command, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Director of Plans Division
  • Director of Procurement (Equipment) (Air)
  • Director Professional Education and Development
  • Director(ate) of Personal Services
  • Detachment Proving Grounds, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • District Pay Instruction
  • Deputy Provost Marshal
  • Director of Plans and Operations (Air)
  • Defended Port of Gaspe
  • Defended Port of Shelburne
  • Director of Postings and Records (Air)
  • Director of Personnel Records
  • Director of Personnel Selection
  • District Paymaster Sergeant
  • Drummer Private
  • Director, Prisoners of War in Canada
  • Drocourt-Quéant Line
  • Deputy Quartermaster General
  • Director(ate) of Quartermaster General Services
  • Driver
  • Director Records
  • Despatch Rider or motor cyclist
  • Dead Reckoning (U.S.)
  • Officer In Charge Records
  • Dresser
  • Director of Records (War Diaries)
  • Director of Royal Aircraft Establishment
  • Drafting Engineer Officer
  • Division Recce Battalion
  • District Rest Camp
  • District Recruiting Company
  • District Recruiting Detachment
  • Director Reserve Divisions
  • District Recruiting Detachment & Mobile Recruiting Units
  • Director of Research and Experimental Establishment
  • Dresser of Wounds
  • Directorate of Recruiting, Education and Training
  • Driver
  • Drilling Company
  • Despatch Rider Letter Service
  • District Record Officer
  • District Routine Orders
  • Daily Routine Orders
  • Divisional Routing Order
  • Divisional Routine Orders Canadian Armed Division
  • Detention Rooms Port Arthur the Armouries Administration & Training Staff
  • District Recruiting Services
  • District Recruiting Staff
  • Divisional Rest Station
  • Despatch Rider Section (Light Car) Royal Canadian Corps of Signals
  • District Recruit Training Depot
  • Drummer
  • Driver
  • Dutch Ship
  • Dressing Station
  • Dental Section "Z" Force
  • District Supply & Transport Officer
  • Discharge Section (Records)
  • Director of Supply Administration (Air)
  • Draw Subsistence Allowance
  • Director South African Naval Forces
  • Director Shipbuilding
  • District Shipyard Controller
  • Distinguished Service Cross
  • Director of Small Craft (Levant)
  • Divisional Section Canadian Armoured Corps Ordinance Workshop, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Department of Soldiers Civil Re-establishment
  • Division Supply Column, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • District Sub-Depot
  • Director Signals Division
  • Director(ate) of Staff Duties
  • Desirable Sailing Date
  • Director of Seaward Defence Force
  • Deputy Surgeon General
  • District Security Intelligence Section, Canadian Intelligence Corps
  • Distinguished Service Medal
  • Drill Sergeant Major
  • District Staff Military District
  • Companion of the Distinguished Service Order
  • District Supply Officer
  • Duty Signal Officer
  • District School Orders
  • Distinguished Service Order
  • Director of Seaman Personnel
  • Divisional Signals Pacific Command
  • Deputy Superintendent Pembroke Dock
  • Dockyard Sick Quarters
  • Director of Ship Repairs
  • Division Section Reception Camp
  • District Signals, Royal Canadian Corps of Signals
  • Director of Special Services
  • Director of Supply Staff Duties (Air)
  • District Stores Section, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Director(ate) of Supply and Transport
  • Divisional Sea Transport Officer, Alexandria
  • Discharge Transit Centre
  • Director of Trade Division
  • Director of Technical Maintenance (Air)
  • Director Training and Naval Assistant
  • Director of Technical Division (Naval)
  • Draw Trades Pay Group
  • Director of Training Plans and Requirements (Air)
  • Director(ate) of Technical Research
  • Dockyard Tower Signal Station
  • Director of Technical Training (Air)
  • Dental Technical Training Centre
  • Discrimination Unit
  • Duck wagon (An amphibious six-wheeled vehicle of six-ton capacity)
  • Durham Light Infantry
  • Diver
  • Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Detachment Veterans Guard of Canada
  • Driver - designation or rank of a soldier who drives vehicles
  • Driver Signals
  • Director of Works
  • Director(ate) of Works and Accommodation
  • Director of Works and Building
  • Director(ate) of Works and Construction
  • Director of Welding Development
  • Director of Weapons and Tactics
  • Director of Women's Service
  • Director of Warfare and Training
  • District Welfare Trust Fund
  • District Weapons Training Officer
  • 17th Duke of York's Royal Canadian Hussars

E

  • East
  • Electrical and Mechanical (Company)
  • Eastern & Southern Commands Infantry Depot
  • Enemy Action
  • Electrical Artificer
  • Enemy Aircraft
  • Air Electrical Technician
  • Electrical Technician (Air)
  • Emergency Aerodromes
  • Distinguishing letters on files of Permanent Joint Board on Defence
  • Electrical Artificer, 1st Class (or 2nd, 3rd, 4th or 5th Class)
  • Eastern Air Command
  • Enemy Alien Concentration Camp
  • Empty Anti-Freeze Containers
  • Executive Assistant to the Honourable Minister
  • Electrical Anti-mining Base Maintenance Officer
  • Executive Assistant to the Master General of Ordnance
  • Enemy Alien Receiving Station
  • Equipment Accounting Training School
  • East Bengal State Railway Volunteer Rifles
  • Eastern Canada
  • Educational Company
  • Echelon
  • Electronics Countermeasures Course
  • Engineer Commander
  • Efficiency Decoration
  • Equipment Depot
  • Excused Duties
  • Exempt From Drill and Training
  • Elementary Driving Corps
  • Edmonton Fusiliers
  • Radar Display Room
  • Educational Services
  • Echelon Division Supply, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Electrical Engineer
  • Exercise Eskimo
  • Chief Examiner of Armament Design
  • Egyptian Expeditionary Force
  • Experimental Establishment, Royal Canadian Engineers
  • Eastern Examination Service
  • Eastern Fleet
  • Edmonton Fusiliers
  • Expeditionary Forces Canteens
  • Eastern Fortress Establishment, Royal Canadian Corps of Signals
  • Expeditionary Force Message
  • EFTS Elementary Flying Training School(s)
  • Electrical Generating Systems Technician
  • Eastern Group Supply Council
  • Engineer Holding Unit
  • Essential Industry
  • Engineer-in-Chief
  • Engineer-in-Chief Naval Service
  • Royal Indian Naval Liaison Officer
  • Equipment Issue Scale
  • East Indies Merchant Shipping Intelligence
  • Air Artificer (Electrics)
  • Embarkation Leave
  • Electrical Acting Lieutenant-Commander
  • East Lancashire regiment
  • Electrical Commander
  • Electrician
  • Electrical Lieutenant
  • Electrical Lieutenant Commander
  • Electro-Mechanical Technician
  • Essential Level of Capability
  • Electrical Sub-Lieutenant
  • Engineering Mechanic
  • Electrical Mechanic
  • Efficiency Medal
  • Electrician's Mate
  • Embarked - went aboard ship for departure overseas; Canada to Britain or Canada to France
  • Embarkation Leave
  • Embarkation Leave
  • Edmunston Military Hospital
  • Esquimalt Military Hospital
  • Edmonton Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Espanola Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Employed
  • Employment
  • Employed
  • Ensign
  • Engineman
  • Engineer
  • Director of Engineer Services
  • Engineers
  • Ensign
  • Entertainments National Services Association
  • Entitled
  • Entrenching
  • Enabling Objective
  • Engineer Officer
  • Engineer Officer French Ships
  • Engineer Officer Personnel (Naval)
  • Eastern Ontario Regiment
  • Executive Officer, Royal Canadian Engineers
  • Eastern Ontario Regimental Depot -facility in England used to assemble men and to store and administer equipment and materials
  • Employment Platoon
  • Estimated Position
  • Exercise Polar Bear
  • Enter Promotion Zone
  • Equipment Assistant
  • Equipment
  • Equipment Division (Naval)
  • Engine Room Artificer
  • Engineering Technician
  • Elgin Regiment
  • Essex Regiment
  • Engine Room Artificer (Apprentice)
  • Engine Room Artificer, 1st Class (or 2nd,3rd,4th or 5th Class)
  • Emergency Repair Officer
  • East Riding of Yorkshire Yeomanry
  • Engine Room Ratings
  • Engineer Reinforcement Unit
  • Emergency Service
  • Engineer Services & Works
  • Engineer Survey and Works Company
  • Engineer Stores Base Depot
  • Educational Services Central Mediterranean Force General Headquarters
  • Embarkation Staff Officer
  • Essex Scottish Regiment
  • Essex Regiment
  • Essex Yeomanry
  • Engineer Stores Section, Royal Canadian Engineers
  • Estimates
  • Establish, established or establishment
  • Establishment
  • East Surrey Regiment
  • Electrical Technician
  • Estimated / Expected Time of Arrival (U.S.)
  • Embarkation Transit Camp
  • Expected Time of Departure (U.S.)
  • Electrical Technician
  • Electrical Technician (Air)
  • European Theatre of Operations, U. S. A.
  • Estimated Time of Departure (U.S.)
  • Engineer Technical Quartermaster Sergeant
  • Embarkation Transit Unit
  • Entertainment Unit
  • Evacuated
  • Expeditionary
  • Expeditionary Force Canteen
  • Expeditionary
  • Experimental
  • External Affairs
  • Canadian Department of External Affairs (Address used in telegrams)
  • Examination Vessels
  • East Yorkshire Regiment

F

  • Furniture and Effects
  • France and Germany
  • Field (Air) Survey Company, Royal Canadian Engineers
  • Flight
  • Fire Control (Gunnery)
  • Flight Commander
  • French Ship Manned by Fighting French
  • Flight Lieutenant
  • Flight Lieutenant
  • Flying Officer
  • Flight Sergeant
  • Field Ambulance
  • Field Artillery
  • Financial Adviser, Joint Air Training Plan (Air)
  • Fleet Anti-Submarine Officer
  • Fleet Air Arm
  • Field Artillery Bridge
  • Field Ambulance Charlottetown, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Field Ambulance Details
  • Field Ambulance Details (Division) Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Field Ambulance Detachments, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Fleet Adviser of Education
  • Field Ambulance Halifax, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Field Ambulance
  • First Aid Nursing Yeomanry Corps
  • Fleet Accountant Officer
  • Farrier Sergeant
  • First Aid Post
  • For All Purpose
  • Field Ambulance Point Hawkesbury, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Field Ambulance Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Farrier
  • First Army Signals
  • Fleet Air Arm Technical Officer
  • Fleet Aviation Officer
  • Field Artillery Workshop Section Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Forest Bush & Jungle Warfare
  • Floating boat equipment
  • Field Battery, Royal Canadian Artillery
  • Field Brigade, Royal Canadian Artillery, Canadian Active Service Force
  • Field Bakery, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Fleet Bomb Safety Officer
  • Ferry Commands
  • Fire Controlman
  • Flag Captain
  • Fire Command "Z" Force
  • First Canadian Army Headquarters Platoon, Royal Canadian Engineers
  • First Canadian Army Intelligence Officers Pool, Canadian Intelligence Corps
  • First Canadian Army Intelligence School
  • First Canadian Army Service Increment Group Headquarters
  • First Canadian Army Sniping School
  • First Canadian Army Troops Composite Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • First Canadian Army Troops Reinforcement Transit Camp
  • First Canadian Army Troops Workshop, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Fleet Constructor Officer
  • Forage Caps Concert Panty
  • Forage Caps Detachment Canadian Auxiliary Services Section
  • Field Cash Office
  • Fortress Company, Canadian Active Service Force
  • Field Company Royal Canadian Engineers, Canadian Active Service Force
  • Forecast (U.S.)
  • Fire Controlman
  • Field
  • Fuel Depots
  • Field (Park) Company
  • Field (Park) Squadron (Troop)
  • Field Survey Company
  • Field Ambulance
  • Fighter Direction Centre
  • Final Discharge Establishment
  • Fusiliers de Mont Royal (French only)
  • Fusiliers de Mont Royal
  • Fusiliers de Sherbrooke
  • Fleet Dental Officer
  • Field Dressing Station
  • Fighter Direction Tenders
  • Fusiliers du St. Laurent
  • Field Engineer
  • Financial Encumbrance
  • Fortress E. & M. Company Royal Canadian Engineers
  • Force Eskimo C.A.
  • Fleet Education Officer
  • Fleet Engineer Officer
  • Government of Canada Hong Kong (Address used in telegrams)
  • Field Educational Section
  • Field Experimental Station
  • Flight Engineer School
  • Field Force
  • Fire Fighter
  • Fire Fighting
  • Frigate, Helicopter Equipped
  • French Forces of the Interior
  • Fort Frontenac Kingston
  • Field General Court-Martial
  • Fort Garry Horse
  • Fort Garry Horse Reserve Regiment
  • Fleet Gunnery Officer
  • Frigate
  • Field Hospital
  • Force Health Protection
  • Fort Henry Permanent Hospital Installation, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Farnham Headquarters Staff
  • Fireman
  • Fredericton Internment Camp
  • Field Intelligence Department
  • Film Projectionist Librarian
  • Financial
  • Finance Clerk
  • Financial Officer
  • Fire Fighter
  • Flying Instructors School
  • Foreign Intelligence Section (Naval)
  • Flag Lieutenant
  • Flying List
  • Allied Forces Headquarters OR Air Force Headquarters, Advanced Administrative Echelon
  • Flag Lieutenant Commander
  • Field
  • Field Engineer
  • Field Park Company
  • Filed Park Squadron
  • Fleet (U.S.)
  • Flight Engineer
  • Flag Liaison Officer
  • Flotilla (U.S.)
  • French Liaison Service, Portsmouth
  • Flight
  • Fleet (U.S.)
  • Flight Engineer
  • Flight Sergeant
  • Flight Sub-Lieutenant
  • Flight (U.S.)
  • Air Mechanic (Air Frames)
  • Field Marshall
  • Mobile Command
  • Farnham Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Fredericton Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Fireman
  • Field Marching Order
  • Fleet Mail Officer
  • Fleet Medical Officer
  • Fleet Meteorological Officer
  • Fusiliers de Mont Royal (French only)
  • Frontier Mounted Rifles
  • Flinders Naval Depot
  • French Navy in Great Britain
  • Fleet Navigating Officer
  • Flag Officer, Submarines
  • Field Operations Allowance
  • Flag Officer Attached General Headquarters Middle East
  • Flag Officer Commanding
  • Flag Officer Commanding Orkneys and Shetlands
  • Flag Officer Commanding Reserve Fleet
  • Flag Officer Commanding Royal Indian Navy
  • Flag Officer Cruiser Squadron
  • Flag Officer Carrier Training
  • Flag Officer Commanding West Africa
  • Flag Officer East Africa and Zanzibar
  • Flag Officer Gibraltar and Mediterranean Approaches
  • Fitting Out Gun Mounting Overseer
  • Fitting Out Gunnery Officer
  • French Official History
  • Flag Officer-in-Charge
  • Flag Officer-in-Charge, Northern Ireland
  • Folio
  • Flag Officer Levant and Eastern Mediterranean
  • Flag Officer Liaison with Cdr. U.S. Naval Forces
  • Fort Osborne Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Flag Officer Naval Air Stations
  • Flag Officer Newfoundland Force
  • Forward Observation Officer
  • Flag Officer Overseas Assault Force
  • Future Operation Planning Section
  • Forestry
  • Force (U.S.)
  • Forfeits
  • Formation
  • Flag Officer Red Sea and Canal Area
  • Fortress (Electrical and Mechanical) Company
  • Flag Officer, Syracuse
  • Flag Officer Taranto, Royal Armoured Corps, Adriatic and for Liaison Duty With Italians
  • Flag Officer Western Mediterranean
  • Flag Officer Western Italy
  • Flag Officer, ''Y'' Entries
  • Field Punishment
  • Force Polar Bear
  • Field Park Company, Royal Canadian Engineers
  • Field Park Company, Royal Canadian Engineers (Advance Party)
  • Field Punishment Number One or Two
  • Fire Prevention Officer
  • Fixed Period of Service
  • Field Park Squadron, Royal Canadian Engineers
  • Field Park Squadron, Royal Canadian Engineers (Armoured) Division
  • Field Park Troop Company, Royal Canadian Engineers
  • Fishermen's Reserve
  • Financial Regulations & Instructions
  • Field Regiment (Self-Propelled), Royal Canadian Artillery
  • From
  • Freetown Area
  • Fractured - medical term for a broken bone
  • Fleet Radar Officer
  • Frequency
  • Frigate
  • Fleet Royal Marine Officer
  • Fleet P. and Radio Telephony Officer
  • Field Regiment, Royal Canadian Horse Artillery
  • Financial Superintendent
  • Flat Scow
  • Flight Sergeant
  • Fleet Signal Assistant
  • Food Service Attendant
  • Flash Spotting Battery, Royal Canadian Artillery
  • Farnham Summer Camp
  • Field Survey Depot, Royal Canadian Engineers
  • Flight Sergeant
  • Flight Sergeant
  • Field Service Marching Order
  • Fleet Signal Officer
  • Foreign Service Premium
  • Fighter Squadron (Royal Canadian Air Force)
  • Field Service Regulations
  • Fortress Signals, Royal Canadian Corps of Signals
  • Field Squadron, Royal Canadian Engineers
  • Field Security Section
  • Field Security Section Canadian Reinforcement Unit
  • Forward Surgical Team
  • Food Services
  • French Translator
  • Field Trials Camp
  • Flight Cadet
  • Field Troop Canadian Engineers
  • Fleet Torpedo Officer
  • French Technical Officer
  • Fleet Paymaster
  • Fighter Control Operator
  • Flying Training School
  • Ferry Training Unit
  • Furlough
  • Fusilier(s)
  • Fusiliers de Sherbrooke (French only)
  • Fighter Wing
  • Foreman of Works
  • Fortress Workshop, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Fleet Wireless Assistant
  • Forward or Forwarded
  • Forewoman
  • Fleet Wireless Officer
  • Fortress Weapon Training Camp, Royal Canadian Artillery
  • Patrol Vessel, Yacht (U.S.)
  • Fort York Armouries

G

  • General Staff Branch of the Staff
  • Gunnery
  • General Staff (Operations)
  • Grey & Simcoe Foresters
  • Group Captain
  • Gunnery Armourer
  • Granted Annual Furlough
  • Guantanamo-Trinidad convoy
  • Garrison Battalion
  • Goose Bay Company Ordnance Depot, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Goose Bay Defences
  • Knight Grand Cross of the Order of the British Empire
  • Great Britain Merchant Ships (a wireless message routine)
  • Goose Bay Section, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • George Cross
  • Greek Catholic
  • Good Conduct Badge - award for good conduct during service
  • Ground Controlled Approach Controller
  • Knight Grand Cross of the Order of the Bath
  • Government Code and Cypher School
  • General Court Martial
  • Knight Grand Cross of the Order of St.Michael and St.George
  • Knight Grand Cross of St. Michael and St. George
  • Greenwich Civil Time
  • Knight Grand Cross of the Royal Victorian Order
  • General Duties
  • Group Duties
  • Ground Defenceman
  • Goldflake
  • Guard Detachment Lanark & Renfrew Scottish Regiment
  • Guardsman
  • Guards Machine Gun Regiment
  • Garrison Engineer
  • General Employment Company
  • General - commanding officer at division or corps level
  • General Hospital
  • General Pioneer Company
  • Geographical Section, General Staff
  • Operation ''Goldflake''
  • Labrador
  • Governor General's Body Guard
  • Grenadier Guards
  • Governor General's Foot Guards (Now 21st Armoured Regiment)
  • Governor General's Horse Guards
  • General Hospital
  • Gordon Head Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Group Headquarters
  • General Headquarters - command centre from which corps or army commanders direct the war
  • General Headquarters and Line of Communication Troops Service Increment
  • General Headquarters Echelon Indian Command
  • General Headquarters Reconnaissance Unit Highlanders of Canada
  • General Headquarters South West Pacific Area
  • General Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Gunnery Instructor
  • General Instructions Routing Officers
  • Ground Instructors School
  • Granted Jewish Leave
  • Glamorgan Yeomanry
  • Grande Ligne Internal Camp Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Gloucestershire Regiment
  • General Labour Section
  • George Medal
  • Gibraltar, Morocco Area
  • Gaspe Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Gravenhurst Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Gun Mounting Overseer
  • Garrison Military Police
  • Greenwich Mean Time
  • Guantanamo-New York convoy
  • Greek Naval Attache
  • Greek Naval Liaison Officer
  • Gunner - lowest rank in the Royal Canadian Artillery (equivalent to private)
  • Gunner - lowest rank in the Royal Canadian Artillery (equivalent to private)
  • Greek Orthodox (Church)
  • Gunnery Officer
  • General Order
  • General Order(s)
  • General Officer Commanding - highest ranking general, usually at corps level
  • General Officer Commanding (in Chief) - highest ranking general, usually at corps level
  • Garnons Officers Convalescent Home Military Staff, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • General Staff (Operations)
  • General Officer Commanding Royal Artillery
  • General Officer Commanding Royal Marines
  • German Official History
  • Gun Operational Room
  • Gordon Highlanders
  • Norwegian Whaler
  • Governor General
  • Group
  • General Pioneer Company, Royal Canadian Engineers
  • Granted Privileged Leave
  • Grande Prairie Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Gun Position Officer
  • Gun Position Officer Assistant
  • General Pioneer Section, Royal Canadian Engineers
  • Group (US)
  • Graves Registration Cross
  • Grey & Simcoe Foresters
  • Garrison
  • General Routine Order
  • Group
  • General Reconnaissance School
  • General Reconnaissance Squadron
  • Gun Room Steward
  • Gross Registered Tonnage
  • General Reinforcement Unit
  • Greek Ship
  • Greenland-Sydney Convoy
  • General Staff
  • General Service
  • General Staff Branch
  • Gunnery Staff Course
  • Gulf Sea Frontier
  • Geographical Section General Staff
  • Granted Short Leave
  • General Staff Officer
  • General Staff Order
  • General Staff Officer, 1st, 2nd or 3rd Grade
  • General Staff Officer, Grade 1
  • General Staff Planning
  • Greaser
  • General Service Special Reserve
  • Gun Shot Wound - wound caused by a bullet
  • Government Telegraph Code
  • General Transport Company, (Royal Canadian Army Service Corps), Canadian Division
  • Granted
  • Gunner
  • Gibraltar-United States Convoy
  • Guide
  • Torpedo Gunner
  • Gate Vessels
  • G Wing Canadian Base Depot
  • General Workshop, Canadian Field Company OR Canadian Forestry Corps
  • Guantanamo-Panama convoy

H

  • Hamilton & Niagara Peninsula Area Orders
  • Hastings & Prince Edward Regiment
  • Hospitalization Central Mediterranean Force (Allied Armies Italy)
  • Honourary (Rank)
  • Honorary (Rank)
  • Honorary or Honourable
  • Honorary Captain
  • Honorary Captain (Canadian Chaplain Service)
  • High Frequency
  • Honours & Awards (Records)
  • Hygiene Assistant
  • Halifax-Aruba convoy
  • Headquarters (Armoured) Division, Royal Canadian Engineers
  • High Angle, Low Angle (gunnery)
  • Heavy Anti-Aircraft
  • Heavy Anti-Aircraft Battery, Royal Canadian Artillery
  • Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment (Mobile) Royal Canadian Signals
  • Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment Section, Royal Canadian Army Service Centre
  • Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment Workshop, Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
  • Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment Workshop Section, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Honourable Artillery Company
  • Honourable Artillery Company, Artillery Section
  • Honourable Artillery Company, Infantry Section
  • Halifax Approval Letter
  • Halifax Rifles
  • Hampshire Regiment
  • Hampshire Yeomanry
  • Harbour Craft
  • Headquarters Company
  • Honorary Captain
  • Halifax Coast Brigade
  • Hospital Conveyance Corps
  • Hospitalization Central Mediterranean Force (Allied Armies Italy)
  • Heavy Conversion Unit
  • Holding Depot
  • Home Defence
  • Harbour Defence Craft
  • Harbour Defence Motor Launch
  • Headmaster
  • Harbour Defence Patrol Crafts
  • Headquarters
  • Holding Establishment
  • High Explosive
  • His/Her Excellency
  • Height Filtering Position
  • Herefordshire Regiment
  • Herefordshire Regiment
  • Harassing Fire
  • Home Fleet
  • High Frequency Direction Finding
  • Headquarters Farnham Summer Camp
  • Home Guard
  • Horley General Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • House Hunting Trip
  • Highland Cyclist Battalion
  • Highland Light Infantry
  • Hong Kong Regiment
  • Hong Kong and Singapore
  • Hong Kong Volunteer Defence Corps
  • Higgins Tank Lighter
  • (29th Regiment) Highland Light Infantry of Canada
  • Highland Light Infantry of Canada
  • Howe Lake Military Hospital
  • Heavy Logistics Vehicle Wheeled
  • Hull Mechanic
  • His/Her Majesty's (Canadian) Ship
  • Honorary Major
  • His/Her Majesty's Auxiliary Transport
  • Heavy Mortar Battery
  • His/Her Majesty's Coast Guard
  • His/Her Majesty's Canadian Ship
  • Having Moved From District
  • Heavy Machine Gun
  • Hamilton Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Huntingdon Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Halifax Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • His/Her Majesty's Ship - vessel under the control of the Royal Navy
  • His/Her Majesty's Service
  • His/Her Majesty's Transport
  • His/Her Majesty's Troopship - designated ship carrying troops between Canada and England and England and France
  • His/Her Majesty's Troopship - designated ship carrying troops between Canada and England and England and France
  • Head Nurse
  • Hospital Orderly
  • Honourable
  • Honorary
  • Honolulu (U.S.)
  • Hospital Sergeant
  • Hospital - designated location where soldiers receive medical treatment
  • Household Battalion
  • Howitzer - an artillery weapon (various calibres) capable of firing shells in a low or high arc
  • Harbour Patrol Crafts
  • Hasting Park Military Camp
  • Headquarters - command centre for a military unit in the field (company level and above)
  • Headquarters ''C'' Force
  • Headquarters & Base Details
  • Headquarters (Armoured) Division
  • Headquarters 1st Division
  • (Headquarters 2 Canadian) Army Group Royal Artillery
  • Headquarters Anti-Aircraft Brigade
  • Headquarters Anti-Aircraft Brigade, Royal Canadian Artillery
  • Headquarters Atlantic Command
  • Headquarters Atlantic Command Signals
  • Headquarters, Air Defence Great Britain
  • Headquarters Army Troops Area First Canadian Army
  • Headquarters Army Troops Details
  • Headquarters Army Terminals Signal Section, Royal Canadian Signals
  • Headquarters ''B'' Group Canadian Holding Unit
  • Headquarters Bomber Command
  • Headquarters Botwood Defences (General Staff & Administrative Staff)
  • Headquarters British Troops in Northern Ireland
  • Headquarters Base Unit
  • Headquarters Coastal Command
  • Headquarters Canadian Anti-Aircraft & Anti-Tank Group, Royal Canadian Artillery
  • Headquarters Canadian Armoured Corps
  • Headquarters Canadian Artillery Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Headquarters Canadian Armoured Division Artillery, Royal Canadian Artillery
  • Headquarters Canadian Armoured Division, Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
  • Headquarters Canadian Artillery Group, Royal Canadian Artillery
  • Headquarters Canadian Army Meteorological Group
  • Headquarters - Canadian Army Post Office (General Staff & Administrative Staff)
  • Headquarters Canadian Army Tank Brigade
  • Headquarters Canadian Corps
  • Headquarters Canadian Corps Artillery, Royal Canadian Artillery
  • Headquarters Canadian Army Troops, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Headquarters Command Canadian Corps Transport Column, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Headquarters Canadian Constructional Engineers
  • Headquarters Command Canadian General Transport Column
  • Headquarters Command Canadian Infantry Division, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Headquarters Canadian Corps Troops, Royal Canadian Engineers
  • Headquarters Canadian Corps Troops, Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
  • Headquarters Canadian Corps Tank Transporter Column, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Headquarters Canadian Divisional Engineers, Canadian Artillery OR Canadian Army (Overseas)
  • Headquarters Canadian Division, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Headquarters Canadian Division, Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
  • Headquarters Chief Engineer Works, Royal Canadian Engineers
  • Headquarters Canadian Forestry Corps
  • Headquarters Canadian Forces in the Netherlands
  • Headquarters Canadian Infantry Brigade
  • Headquarters Canadian Infantry Division
  • Headquarters Canadian Provost Corps
  • Headquarters Canadian Postal Services
  • Headquarters Commander, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps, Canadian Corps Troops
  • Headquarters Commander, Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers, First Canadian Army Troops
  • Headquarters Canadian Railway Telegraph Company, Royal Canadian Signals
  • Headquarters Canadian Reinforcement Unit
  • Headquarters Details
  • Headquarters Deputy Commander First Canadian Army
  • Headquarters ''D'' Group Reinforcement Unit
  • Headquarters Details Infantry "Z" Brigade
  • Headquarters Defended Port Canadian Army Post Office
  • Headquarters Defended Port of Sydney
  • Headquarters Defended Port of Saint John
  • Headquarters Division, Royal Canadian Artillery
  • Headquarters Division, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Headquarters Division, Royal Canadian Engineers
  • Headquarters Division, Royal Canadian Engineers, (Active Army)
  • Headquarters Division, Royal Canadian Engineers, (Reserve Army)
  • Headquarters Royal Air Force, Middle East
  • Headquarters Esquimalt Fortress
  • Headquarters First Canadian Army
  • Headquarters First Canadian Army Civil Affairs Staff
  • Headquarters First Canadian Army Signals, Royal Canadian Signals
  • Headquarters First Canadian Army Training Camp
  • Headquarters First Canadian Army Transport Column
  • Headquarters Field Maintenance Centre Canadian Corps
  • Headquarters Field Maintenance Centre, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Headquarters Greek Bridge
  • Headquarters Group Canadian Training Units
  • Headquarters Gaspe Defences
  • Headquarters Home Forces
  • Headquarters Halifax Fortress, Royal Canadian Artillery
  • Headquarters London Area - Canadian Women's Army Corps
  • Headquarters Medium Artillery, Royal Canadian Artillery
  • Headquarters Military District
  • Headquarters Military District # 1
  • Headquarters Military District # 2, Hamilton & Niagara Peninsula Command
  • Headquarters Military District # 3, Kingston
  • Headquarters Military District No. 2 (Niagara Camp Details)
  • Headquarters Military District Vancouver Barracks
  • Headquarters North-West African Coastal Air Force
  • Headquarters Pacific Command
  • Headquarters Prince Rupert Defences
  • Headquarters Royal Canadian Air Force
  • Headquarters Reconstituted Canadian Division
  • Headquarters, Royal Canadian Engineers, Canadian Army Troops
  • Headquarters, Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers, Canadian Troops
  • Headquarters, Royal Canadian Engineers, Works Organization
  • Distinguishing letters on files of National Defence Headquarters (Army), Ottawa
  • Headquarters Sydney and Canso Defences
  • Headquarters Staff and Sub-staff
  • Headquarters Squadron (Hussars) Canadian Armoured Division
  • Headquarters Squadron Armoured Division
  • Headquarters Squadron Army Tank Brigade (Armoured Division)
  • Headquarters Squadron Army Tank Brigade (New Brunswick Regt. Tank)
  • Headquarters Squadron Canadian Armoured Brigade Advance Party
  • Headquarters Signals Company, National Defence Headquarters Royal Canadian Signals
  • Headquarters Shelburne Defences
  • Headquarters Squadron Details (Camp Borden), Canadian Armoured Division Active Force
  • Headquarters Sydney Fortress
  • Headquarters Support Group
  • Headquarters Support Group Canadian Armoured Division
  • Headquarters St. John's Defences Canadian Army Post Office
  • Headquarters Staff Military District
  • Headquarters Staff Petawawa Camp
  • Headquarters Sub-Staff Dunburn Training Area
  • Headquarters Staff Valcartier Camp
  • Headquarters Tracadie Camp
  • Headquarters Victoria & Esquimalt Fortress
  • Headquarters Vancouver Barracks
  • Headquarters Vancouver Defences
  • Headquarters Veterans Guard of Canada
  • Halifax Rifles
  • Hospital Records
  • Human Resources
  • His/Her Royal Highness
  • Heals Rifles
  • Hours
  • Heavy Repair Shop
  • Hussars
  • Heavy Repair Workshop (Mechanical Transport) Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Home Sister
  • Hellenic Ship
  • High Speed Battle Practice Target
  • Home Security Course Reserve Fleet Units
  • Hospital Staff Sergeant
  • Hospital Steward
  • High Speed Target Service
  • Halifax-Trinidad Convoy
  • Hull Technician
  • Horse Transport
  • Hull Technician
  • Heavy Trench Mortar
  • Heavy Transport Squadron
  • Holding Unit
  • Huntingdonshire Cyclist Battalion
  • Heavy
  • Home War Establishment
  • Howitzer
  • Halifax (New York) to United Kingdom Convoy
  • Fast Halifax (New York) to United Kingdom Convoy
  • Heavy
  • Hygiene
  • Hygiene Technician

I

  • Intelligence Branch of the General Staff
  • Interrogation
  • Secret Service Branch of the General Staff
  • Increment ''E'' to Headquarters Canadian Troops
  • Increment (A) Headquarters Canadian, Army Group Royal Artillery
  • In Charge
  • Inspector of Admiralty Fuel
  • Institute of Aviation Medicine
  • Infantry Assault Ships
  • Infantry Advanced Training Center
  • Increment ''A'' to Canadian Section
  • In Accordance With
  • Infantry Base Depot
  • Infantry Base Depot, Canadian Active Service Force, (Lorne Scots)
  • Infantry Brigade Defence Platoon
  • Infantry Brigade Light Aid Detachment
  • Inspection Board of United Kingdom & Canada
  • Infantry Brigade Recce Squadron
  • Infantry Brigade Signals Section & Wireless Telegraphy
  • Instructional Cadre
  • Internment Camp
  • In Command
  • Inspection of Contract Built Ships
  • Inspector of Contract Built Ships
  • Inspector of Contract Built Ships (Naval)
  • Iceland Coastal Command Daily Programme
  • Inspecting Captain Of Coastal Force Schools
  • Internment Camp Canadian Provost Corps
  • International Commission of Control and Supervision Service Medal (Vietnam)
  • Integrated Clothing Ensemble
  • Iceland Patrol (U.S.)
  • Increment Canadian Field Punishment Camp
  • Imperial Chemical Industries
  • Internment Camp Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • International Commission for Supervision and Control Service Medal (Indo China)
  • Imperial Defence College or Inter-Department Cypher
  • Identification Technician
  • Infectious Diseases General Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Increased Endurance
  • Intermediate Engagement
  • Improved Environmental Clothing System
  • Instrument Electrical Technician
  • Irish Fusiliers
  • Irish Fusiliers of Canada (11th Regiment)
  • No. 1 Ferry Pilots Pool
  • Instrument Flying School
  • Inspector-General (Central Canada)
  • Imperial General Council
  • Irish Guards
  • Inspector-General Eastern Canada (Army)
  • Instructors Gunnery Team, Canadian Armoured Corps
  • Infantry Holding Unit
  • Indian Medical Department
  • Ipperwash Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Imperial
  • Indian Medical Service
  • Inspector of Machine Tool Utilisation
  • Inch
  • Inspector
  • Infantry Brigade AIT Company
  • include, included, inclusive or including
  • independent
  • Indefinite Leave
  • independent
  • Infantryman
  • Infantry
  • Infantryman
  • Information
  • Injured
  • Inspector of Naval Ordnance (Woolwick)
  • Inspector
  • Instruct, instructed, instruction or instructor
  • Instruction(al)
  • Instructor(s)
  • Instructor Commander
  • Intelligence
  • Interpreter
  • General Staff Officer 1 (Intelligence)
  • Internment Camp
  • Intelligence (U.S.)
  • Intelligence Operator
  • Intelligence Report
  • Invalid
  • Invalided Wounded - a soldier transferred away from the front as a result of wounds received in action
  • Infantry North West Echelon
  • Intelligence Officer
  • Infantry Officers
  • Intermediate Overseas Base, Canadian Dental Corps OR Canadian Disciplinary Centre
  • Indian Ocean Area
  • Inspector of Booms (Naval)
  • Instructional Officer Course
  • Imperial Order of the Daughters of the Empire
  • Inspection of Reserve Army Stores
  • Inspector of Ordnance Services
  • Intelligence Preparation of Battlefield
  • Island Park Camp
  • Inshore Patrol Officer
  • Instructor's Regiment
  • Irish Fusiliers (Vancouver Regiment)
  • Inspector of Royal Engineer Machinery
  • Irish Guards
  • Irish Regiment of Canada
  • Intelligence Reports Section (Naval)
  • Imperial Railways Volunteer Corps
  • Integral Systems Technician
  • Inter-Service Communications Board (U.S.)
  • Inter Service Committee
  • Inter-Service Cypher
  • Indian Staff Corps
  • Infantry Section Commander's Course
  • Intelligence Section, Combined Operations
  • Internal Security Force
  • Intelligence Section Headquarters Canadian Corps
  • Imperial Service Order
  • Intelligence Specialist
  • Intelligence, Surveillance, Target Acquisition and Reconnaissance
  • Inter-Service Topographical
  • Interservice Training Defence Centre
  • Instructional Technique
  • Infantry Training Battalion
  • Infantry Training Centre
  • Infantry Training Centre (Reserve)
  • Infantry Training Depot
  • Infantry Training Demonstration Unit, Canadian Infantry Corps
  • Instrument Technician
  • Inspector of Torpedoes and Mines
  • Increment to Headquarters Canadian Corps
  • Increment to Headquarters Canadian Armoured Division
  • Initial Training School
  • 'I'' Wing Canadian Base Depot
  • Improvised Widened Bailey Bridge
  • Inland Waterways & Docks, Royal Engineers
  • Imperial War Graves Commission
  • Inland Water Transport
  • Imperial Yeomanry Bearer
  • Imperial Yeomanry Hospital

J

  • Jewish
  • Joint Atomic, Biological and Chemical Defensive Warfare School
  • Judge Advocate General
  • Joint Army & Navy Radio Procedure
  • Joint Air Training Plan
  • Jewish
  • Joint Force Headquarters
  • Job Inspector Mechanical Relations Transportation Training
  • Job Instructor
  • Unclassified Ships (U.S)
  • Junior Leader's School
  • Japanese Language School
  • Junior Leader's Training Centre
  • Johnson Method of Coaching
  • Joliette Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Job method training
  • Joiner
  • Joint Planners
  • Régiment de Joliette (available in french only)
  • Job Relations Training
  • Joint Services Committee
  • Joint Staff Mission
  • Junior Sergeant
  • Jasper Training Camp
  • Joint Task Force 2
  • Junior War Establishments Committee
  • Joint War Production Staff

K

  • knots
  • King or King's
  • Kingston & Barriefield Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • King's African Rifles
  • Kildare Barracks Ottawa
  • Kellogg Brown and Root
  • King's Commendation
  • Knight Commander of the Order of the Bath
  • Knight Commander of the Order of St. Michael and St. George
  • King Edward's Horse
  • Kent Regiment
  • Kent Cyclist Battalion
  • Knight of the Order of the Garter
  • King's Harbour Master
  • Killed In Action - designation of how a soldier died
  • Kabul Multi-National Brigade
  • Kingston Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Kitchener Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Senior Polish Naval Officer in London
  • King's Own Rifles of Canada
  • King's Own Rifles of Canada
  • King's Own Scottish Borderers
  • King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry
  • Kingston Permanent Hospital Installation, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Key Points Investigation Bureau
  • King's Regulations
  • Kent Regiment
  • King's Regulations & Air Council Instructions
  • King's Regulations & Admiralty Instructions
  • King's Regulations and Orders
  • King's Regulations and Admiralty Instructions
  • King's Regulations for the Government of the Canadian Naval Service
  • King's Royal Rifle Corps
  • King's Royal Rifle Corps
  • King's Royal Rifle Corps
  • King's Shropshire Light Infantry
  • Kine Theodolite Detachment, Royal Canadian Artillery
  • Composite Training School (Royal Canadian Air Force)
  • Polish Drafting Officer, London

L

  • Lieutenant
  • Line(s) of Communication
  • Lanark & Renfrew Scottish Guard Detachment
  • Lanark & Renfrew Scottish Regiment
  • Lincoln & Welland Regiment
  • Lance (rank)
  • Leading
  • Lance Bombardier
  • Lance Corporal
  • Leading Seaman
  • Leading Stores Assistant
  • Lance Sergeant
  • Lance Sergeant
  • Leading Stoker
  • Light Aid Detachment
  • Light Anti-Aircraft
  • Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment Platoon, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment, Royal Canadian Artillery
  • Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment Section, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment Signals Section
  • Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment Workshop Section, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Light Anti-Aircraft Training Troop, Royal Canadian Artillery
  • Light Armoured Battery
  • Labour Corps
  • Leading Aircraftman
  • Light Aid Detachment
  • Lieutenant Aide-de-Camp
  • Light Aid Detachment Canadian Armoured Personnel Car Squadron
  • Light Aid Detachment, Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
  • Light Aid Detachment, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Laboratory Foreman
  • Lanarkshire Yeomanry
  • Lancashire Fusiliers
  • Leading Aircraftwoman
  • Leading Bandsman
  • Landing Barge, Emergency Repair
  • Landing Barge, Flak
  • Landing Boats
  • Landing Boats
  • Landing Barge, Oiler
  • Landing Barge, Support
  • Landing Barge Vehicle (Mark I)
  • Landing Barge Vehicle (Large, Mark II)
  • Landing Barge Vehicle (Small, Mark II)
  • Landing Barge Water
  • Lieutenant-Colonel
  • Landing Craft
  • Landing Craft Assault
  • Landing Craft (Hedgerow) (U.S.)
  • Landing Craft Barge (Dumb) (U.S.)
  • Landing Craft Barge (Mechanised) (U.S.)
  • Landing Craft Emergency - Repair
  • Levant Coast Flotilla
  • Landing Craft, Flak (Large)
  • Landing Craft Gun (Medium)
  • Landing Craft Gun (Tower)
  • Land Craft Headquarters
  • Landing Craft Infantry (Large)
  • Landing Craft Infantry (Large) (U.S.)
  • Landing Craft Infantry (Small)
  • Leading Cook
  • Landing Craft Mechanized
  • Landing Craft Mechanised (Mark I)
  • Landing Craft Mechanised (Mark 2) (U.S.)
  • Landing Craft Mechanised (Mark 3) (U.S.)
  • Landing Craft Mechanized (wood)
  • Landing Craft Maintenance Base
  • Landing Craft Material Supply Depot
  • Landing Craft Maintenance Stores Officer
  • Landing Craft Navigational (U.S.)
  • Landing Craft Obstruction Clearance Unit
  • Landing Craft Personnel (Mark II)
  • Landing Craft Personnel (Large)
  • Landing Craft Personnel (Large) (U.S.)
  • Landing Craft Personnel (Medium) (U.S.)
  • Landing Craft Personnel (Ramped) (U.S)
  • Landing Craft Personnel (Small) (U.S.)
  • Lance Corporal
  • Lieutenant Commander
  • Landing Craft Rubber (Large)
  • Landing Craft Rubber (Small)
  • Landing Craft Support (Large) (U.S.)
  • Landing Craft Support (Medium, Mark III) (U.S.)
  • Landing Craft Support (Small) (U.S.)
  • Landing Craft Tanks
  • Landing Craft Tank (Mark I)
  • Landing Craft Tank (Mark II) (U.S.)
  • Landing Craft Tank (Mark III) (U.S.)
  • Landing Craft Tank (Mark IV) (U.S.)
  • Landing Craft Tank (V) (U.S.)
  • Landing Craft Tank (Rocket)
  • Landing Craft Vehicle (U.S.)
  • Landing Craft Vehicle (Mark II)
  • Landing Craft Vehicle (Personnel)
  • Leading
  • Lancaster Detachment Royal Canadian Army Pay Corps
  • Latter Day Saint Church
  • Leicestershire Regiment
  • Leicestershire Yeomanry
  • Leinster Regiment
  • Land Electrical and Mechanical Engineering
  • Royal Edmonton Regiment
  • Leave & Furlough
  • Les Fusiliers de Mont Royal (French only)
  • Régiment de Lévis
  • Le Régiment de Chateauguay
  • Le Régiment de Hull
  • Les Voltigeurs de Québec
  • Land Force Central Area (Toronto)
  • Land Forces Doctrine and Training System
  • Lesters Field Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Land Force Quebec Area
  • Land Force Reserve Restructure
  • Land Force Western Area (Edmonton)
  • Lethbridge Garrison
  • Lewis Gun
  • London Gazette - official British government publication of decorations, honours and promotions
  • Landing Craft Control
  • Life Guards
  • Local Headquarters
  • Light Infantry
  • Lieutenant
  • Leader in Job Instruction Training
  • Lincolnshire Regiment
  • Lincolnshire Yeomanry
  • Lithographic(al)
  • (Legal) Increment to Canadian Section General Headquarters, Echelon Army Group
  • Denotes that a ship is fitted for magnetic minesweeping
  • Landing Lighters
  • Loop Laying Vessel
  • Light Mortar Battery - front line unit of light mortars used for direct fire support
  • Light Machine-Gun
  • Lauzon Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Lethbridge Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Lewisporte Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • London Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Longueuil Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • London, Midland and Scottish (Railway)
  • Landline Maintenance Units
  • Quebec-Labrador convoy
  • London and North-Eastern Railway
  • Loyal North Lancashire Regiment
  • List of Navy Numbers
  • Law of Armed Conflict
  • Liaison Officers, Combined Operations
  • Line(s) of Communication
  • Line of Communication Field Security Police Station
  • Line of Communication Provost Section C. Provost Corps
  • Line of Communication Section (Provost) Canadian General Reinforcement Unit
  • Line of Communication Signals, Royal Canadian Corps of Signals
  • Line of Communication Troops Service Increment
  • London Regiment
  • London Gazette - official British government publication of decorations, honours and promotions
  • Liaison Officer Norwegian Navy
  • Lothian and Border Horse
  • Localization of Units
  • Listening Post
  • Last Pay Certificate
  • Last Post Fund
  • Leading Photographer
  • Longue Pointe Ordnance Depot, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Leading Patrolman
  • Régiment de Lévis (French only)
  • Layer Rating
  • Layer Ratings
  • Licentiate, Royal Academy of Music
  • Le Régiment de Chateauguay (French only)
  • Le Régiment de Hull (French only)
  • Leading Seaman
  • Landing Ships
  • Lorne Scots (Peel, Dufferin & Halton Regiment), Canadian Active Service Force
  • Leading Seaman (Postal)
  • Leading Seaman (Regulating)
  • Localization Section (Records)
  • Leading Stores Assistant
  • Leading Supply Assistant
  • Leading Sick Berth Attendant
  • Landing Ship, Carrier (Derrick-hoisting)
  • Light Scout Car Training Centre
  • Landing Ship, Dock (U.S.)
  • Landing Ship, Emergency Repair
  • Lance Sergeant
  • Lord Strathcona's Horse (Royal Canadians) - cavalry unit first established for the South African War
  • Landing Ship, Infantry
  • Leading Signalman
  • Lance Sergeant
  • Landing Ship, Tank
  • Leading Stoker
  • Leading Stoker (Fire Fighter)
  • Leading Stewart
  • Light Support Vehicle Wheeled
  • Light
  • Lieutenant
  • Lieutenant Infirmiere
  • Lieutenant Commander
  • Lieutenant-Colonel
  • Electronic Technician (Sea)
  • Leading Telegraphist
  • Leading Torpedoman
  • Les Voltigeurs de Québec (French only)
  • Landing Vehicle, Tracked
  • 'L'' Wing Canadian Army (Training Centre)
  • Leave Without Pay and Allowances
  • Leave With Pay
  • Leading Writer
  • London Division

M

  • Matron
  • Miscellaneous
  • Major
  • Minister, National Defence
  • Minelayer
  • Medals and Decorations
  • Munitions and Supply
  • Medals & Decorations - list of theatre medals or decorations received for military service, as well as special citations
  • Medicine and Return to Duty
  • Mountain & Jungle Warfare School
  • Munitions and Weapons Assistant
  • Munitions and Weapons Technician
  • Minister for Naval Services
  • Captain "M" (Number) Mine Laying Squadron
  • Meal Allowance
  • Medium Frequency
  • Marginally Named
  • Minesweeper(s)
  • Minesweepers Auxiliary
  • Minesweepers Bangor
  • Minesweepers Bassett
  • Minesweepers Motor
  • Minesweepers Wooden
  • Motor Transport
  • Army Service Corps, Mechanical Transport Section
  • Army Service Corps, Electricians
  • Meal Allowance
  • Medical Assistant
  • Master
  • Motor Torpedo Boat fitted with asdic set and depth charges
  • Mobile Asdic Training Unit
  • Medium Anti Aircraft (Royal Canadian Artillery)
  • Master at Arms
  • Mediterranean Allied Air Forces
  • Motor Ambulance Convoy
  • Minesweeping Craft
  • Merchant Aircraft Carriers
  • Merchant-Ship Aircraft Carrier
  • Minesweeping Attendant
  • Motor Ambulance Car or Convoy
  • Machinist
  • Machine Accounting Operator
  • (Manitoba) Armoured Car Regiment (Armoured) Division
  • Motor Ambulance Convoy, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Maritime Atlantic Coastal Routing Instructions
  • Magnetic Air Detector
  • Magazine
  • Magnetic
  • Master Gunner
  • Maintain, maintained or maintenance
  • Major
  • Major-General
  • Mobile Air Movement Section
  • Manitoba
  • Manchester Regiment
  • Miramichi Area North Shore Regiment
  • Medical Associate
  • Maritime Command
  • Maritime Engineering
  • Marine Engineering Technician
  • Mercantile Atlantic Routing Instructions
  • Maritime Surface and Sub-surface
  • Mobile Ammunition Repair Unit, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Mobilization Assignment Training Plan
  • Motorboat
  • Medal of Bravery
  • Military Band
  • Military Band (Esquimalt Garrison Band)
  • Motordrome Barracks (Montreal)
  • Motorboat Crewman
  • Member of the Order of the British Empire
  • Order of the British Empire (Member)
  • Mobile Bacteriological Laboratory, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Soldiers Pay Book
  • Medium Battery, Royal Canadian Artillery
  • Medical Board Sault St. Marie
  • Mines Booby Traps Course
  • Mobile Bath Unit, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Military Cross - award given to officers for specific act(s) of bravery, or for meritorious service
  • Memorial Cross
  • Mobile Canteen
  • Motorcycle
  • Motorcycle Course
  • Military College of Science
  • Mule Convoy (India)
  • Megacycles per second
  • Military Career Counsellor
  • Manager Constructive Dept.
  • Maritime Coastal Defence Vessel
  • Malton Convalescent Hospital
  • Mercantile Convoy Instructions
  • Maple Creek Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Macdonald College Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Medical Centre, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Movement Control Staff (Canada)
  • Motor Landing Craft Carrying Ship
  • Maintenance
  • Manning Depot
  • Military Depot - designated military administrative areas in Canada (13 in number)
  • Military District - (or Depot) designated military administrative areas in Canada (13 in number)
  • Military District #5 & Camp Commander Valcartier Camp
  • Military District 1 Western Ontario (London)
  • Military District 11 British Columbia (Victoria)
  • Military District 12 Saskatchewan (Regina)
  • Military District 13 Alberta (Calgary)
  • Military District 2 Central Ontario (Toronto)
  • Military District 3 Eastern Ontario (Kingston)
  • Military District 4 Western Quebec (Montreal)
  • Military District 5 Eastern Quebec (Quebec)
  • Military District 6 Maritime Provinces (Halifax)
  • Military Detention Barracks
  • Military Detention Barracks Brampton, Ontario
  • Military Detention Barracks Stanley Barracks Canadian Provost Corps
  • Mobile Deperming Craft
  • Medical Director-General
  • Médaille d'Honneur (France)
  • Military District Headquarters Staff
  • Main Dressing Station
  • Mobile Deperming Unit
  • Military Engineers Association of Canada
  • Director of Mechanization
  • Mechanic, mechanical or machanized
  • Mechanical Equipment (Park) (Company)
  • Mechanical Transport
  • Medical
  • Medium
  • Mediterranean
  • Manager Engineering Dept. or Mediterranean and Red Sea Area
  • Medical Assistant
  • Medical Board
  • Medical Centre
  • Medical Evacuation
  • Director General of Medical Services
  • Mediterranean Expeditionary Force
  • Mesopotamian Expeditionary Force
  • Mercantile East Indies Routing Instructions
  • Mercantile Equipment Office (Naval)
  • Mechanical Equipment Spare Parts Section, Royal Canadian Engineers
  • Mechanical Equipment Section, Royal Canadian Engineers, Central Mediterranean Force
  • Mobile Equipment Superintendent
  • Meteorology or meteorological
  • Mobile Equipment Technician
  • Meteorological Observer
  • Meteorological Technician
  • Mechanical Equipment Experimental Establishment
  • Mediterranean Fleet
  • Mercantile Fleet Auxiliary
  • Master File Maintenance
  • Re/Engagement Form - Non-Permanent Active Militia
  • Absentees and Deserters - Transportation particulars
  • Absentees and Deserters - Incidental Expense Statement
  • Medical History of an Invalid
  • Attestation Paper - Permanent Force
  • Discharge Certificate - Permanent Force of Canada (Duplicate copy of)
  • Discharge Certificate - Permanent Force of Canada (Duplicate copy of - French)
  • Discharge Certificate of Permanent Force of Canada
  • Charge Report
  • Appointment to a Commission
  • Morning Sick Report
  • Medical Case History Sheet
  • Medical History Sheet - Permanent Force
  • Certificate of Discharge - Non-Permanent Active Militia
  • Court of Inquiry - Record of Declaration
  • Dental History Sheet
  • Description of a Deserter
  • Individuals Clothing and Equipment statement
  • Last Pay Certificate Canadian Active Service Force
  • Master File Maintenance
  • Officer's Declaration Paper
  • Follow Sheet for Master File Maintenance 1 and Master file Maintenance 2
  • Form of Will
  • Enrolment Form National Resources Mobilization Act of 1940 Personnel
  • Certificate of Medical Unfitness
  • Certificate of Medical Unfitness national Resources Mobilization Act of 1940
  • Index Pay Card (Pay)
  • Certificate of Medical Examination, Canadian Women's Army Corps
  • Attestation From, Canadian Women's Army Corps
  • Canadian Women's Army Corps Discharge Certificate
  • Application for Dependent's Allowance (Wife & Child)
  • Application for Dependent's Allowance (Other Supplementary)
  • Application for Dependent's Allowance (Other Dependents)
  • Certificate of Examination (Births, Marriages, Deaths)
  • Canadian Active Service Force Request for Investigation
  • List of Documents (Evidence of Claim)
  • Card Re: Application for Dependent's Allowance
  • Assignment of Pay Form (All Ranks)
  • Stop Payment Form (Assigned Pay)
  • Fingerprint Form
  • Identification Form
  • Stop Payment Form (Assigned Pay)
  • Changes in Assigned Pay
  • Attestation Papers, Other Ranks, English
  • Certificate of Apprehension (Absent without leave or Deserter) Canadian Women's Army Corps
  • Proceedings on Discharge
  • Certificate of Service General Order 139/39
  • Records Cards
  • X-Ray, Inspection of Chests
  • Service and Casualty Form (Part 1)
  • Particulars of Family
  • Receipt for a Soldier's Documents
  • Field Conduct Sheet
  • Discharge Certificate - Original - (linen)
  • Certificate of Service, Officers and Nursing Sisters
  • Proceedings of an Officer or Nursing Sister
  • Protection Certificate
  • Extension of Service - Permanent Force
  • Application for War Service Badge 'General Service Class'
  • Voluntary Transfer Form
  • Military Foot Police
  • Military Family Resource Centre
  • Motor Fishing Vessel
  • Report of Death of a Soldier (Location of grave)
  • Report of Death of a Soldier (Location of grave)
  • Messenger
  • Machine Gun
  • Medical Guard
  • Major General in charge of Administration
  • Motor Gun-Boat
  • Machine Gun Corps
  • Machine Gun Corps Cavalry
  • Major-General Combined Training
  • Major General, General Staff
  • Machine Gun Holding Unit
  • Master General of the Ordnance
  • Major General, Royal Artillery
  • Machine Gun Reinforcement Unit
  • Machine Gun Squadron
  • Machine Gun Training Centre
  • Machine Gun Training Centre (National Resources Mobilization Act of 1940)
  • Machine Gun Training Centre (Reserve Fleet)
  • Military Hospital
  • Miscellaneous Harbour Craft
  • Montmagny Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Montreal Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Mulgrave Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Mobile Hygiene Laboratory, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Missing in Action - casualty whose whereabouts and status (alive, dead or captured) after an action are unknown
  • Mounted Infantry
  • Medical Instructions Camp
  • Midshipman
  • Mentioned in Despatches - commendation by commanding officer for outstanding or meritorious service
  • Middlesex Regiment
  • Midland Regiment
  • Military - organization responsible for defending a country or for the conduct of a war
  • Military Engineering
  • Military Hospital
  • Military Medal for Good Service (Portugal)
  • Military Intelligence Liaison Officer
  • Minister
  • Mine, minecraft (U.S.)
  • Minister for Air
  • Maritime Interdiction Operations
  • Medical Inspection Room
  • Ministry of Information
  • Mercantile Intelligence Section (Naval)
  • Miscellaneous
  • Missing - location of an individual is unknown
  • Mitrailleuses
  • Major
  • Major General
  • Motor Launch
  • Missing List
  • Mobile Laundry and Bath Unit
  • Mobile Laundry & Forward Decontamination Unit
  • Motor Landing Barge (U.S.)
  • Motor Lifeboat (GG) (U.S.)
  • Motor Landing Craft
  • Military Liaison Officer or Military Landing Officer
  • Minimum Level of Capability
  • Mobile Land Repair Units
  • Mine Laying Vessels
  • Medium Logistics Vehicle Wheeled
  • Motor Mechanic
  • Military Medal - medal for bravery awarded to other ranks (non-officers)
  • Meteorologist's Mate
  • Motor Machine Gun
  • Medium Machine Gun
  • Motor Machine Gun Corps
  • Magantic Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Mewata Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Mimico Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Monteith Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Médaille Militaire (France) (French only)
  • Manual of Military Law
  • Member of the Order of Military Merit
  • Miscellaneous Military Personnel
  • Military Mounted Police
  • Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory Test
  • Manitoba Mounted Rifles
  • Mercantile Marine Reserve
  • Mercantile Movements Section (Naval)
  • Motorcycle Maintenance School
  • Military Medical Training Plan
  • Multi-National Medical Unit
  • Mobile Naval Base
  • Mobile Naval Base Defence Organization
  • Merchant Navy Code
  • Minister of National Defence
  • Mission Navale Etats Unis, Washington
  • Merchant Navy Officer's Pension Fund
  • Merchant navy Privilege
  • Manager of Naval Stores
  • Manoeuvre
  • Medical Officer
  • Meteorological Observer
  • Meteorological Technician
  • Medical Officer (Dental)
  • Militia Order
  • Mobile or mobilization
  • Man overboard
  • Mobile or mobilization
  • Military Occupation Code
  • Military Operation Code
  • Maintenance of Competency (Physicians Only)
  • Mid-Ocean Escort Force
  • Master of the Fleet
  • Ministry of War Transport
  • Medical Officer of the Guard
  • Mid Ocean Meeting Point
  • Monmouthshire Regiment
  • Maintenance Officer Rescue Tugs
  • Military Occupation Structure Identification Description
  • Medical Officer Training Plan
  • Memorandum of Understanding
  • Movement
  • Movement Control Staff
  • Memorial Plaque
  • Military Police
  • Military Policeman
  • Muster Parade
  • Main Party
  • Military Prison & Detention Barracks
  • Military Police Complaints Commission
  • Mercantile Pacific Coastwise Routeing Instructions
  • Military Prisons Department
  • Mean Point of Impact
  • Moving Picture Operators
  • Mercantile Pacific Routeing Instructions
  • Manning Priority System
  • Military Provost Staff Corps
  • Mobile Printing Section Canadian Army Overseas
  • Mechanic Quartermaster-Sergeant
  • Master-at-Arms
  • Mounted Rifles
  • Régiment de Maisonneuve (French only)
  • Régiment de Montmagny (French only)
  • Motor Regiment
  • Medium Regiment
  • Midland Regiment
  • Mobilization & Recruiting Section of Organization
  • Military Research Centre
  • Moncton Recruiting Depot
  • Manitoba Regimental Depot - facility behind front used to assemble men and to store and administer equipment and materials
  • Les Fusiliers de Mont-Royal (French only)
  • Medium Regiment Signals Section
  • Minesweeper
  • Motor Ship (U.S.)
  • Medical Staff
  • Military Secretary
  • Master Sergeant
  • Mechanical Specials
  • Senior Officer (Number) Minesweeping Flotilla
  • Military Service Act (Canada 1917)
  • Medical Selection Boards
  • Military Service Branch
  • Medical Staff Corps
  • Medical Stores Depot
  • Munitions & Supply Depot
  • Mobile Support Equipment
  • Mobile Support Equipment Officer
  • Mobile Support Equipment Operator
  • (Number) Minesweeping Group
  • Moroccan Sea Frontier
  • (Number) Minesweeping Group
  • Master Sergeant
  • Mount Saint Louis Contingent
  • (Mechanized) Squadron Lord Strathcona's Horse (Royal Canadians)
  • Meritorious Service Medal
  • Mechanic Sergeant-Major
  • Marine Superintendent Rescue Tugs Mediterranean
  • Mechanist Staff Sergeant
  • Military Store Staff Corps
  • Mechanical Systems Technician
  • Medal of Saint George (Russia)
  • Militia
  • Military
  • Motor Transport
  • Mechanical Transport
  • Military Training Assistance Program
  • Motor Torpedo Boat
  • Militia Training Centre
  • Military Training Centre (Administrative & Training Staff)
  • Military Training Centre District School
  • Mechanics Training Centre, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Militia Training Centre Trainees
  • Mounted
  • Mechanical Transport Depot Guard Borden (Borden)
  • Mechanized Transport Depot, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Mechanical Training Establishment
  • Metals Technician
  • Mechanical Transport Holding Units
  • Mechanical Transport Inspectorate Canadian Military Headquarter, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Mechanical Transport Inspectorate, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • Mechanical Transport Inspectorate, Royal Canadian Electrical and mechanical Engineers
  • Metals Technician
  • Mechanical Training Mobile Unit or Mobile Torpedo Maintenance Unit
  • Mountain
  • Motor Transport Officer
  • Mechanical Transport Officer (Air)
  • Maintenance Training Officer Course
  • Mechanical Training Officer Course
  • Mechanical Transport Regiment
  • Motor Transport Service
  • Mechanical Transport Sub Depot, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Mount St. Bruno Summer Camp (Bruno Training Battalion & Bruno Summer Camp Headquarters)
  • Mechanical Transport Technical Stores Company, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Mechanical Transport Vehicle Reception Depot
  • Mechanical Transport Workshop Section, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • Military Training
  • Mobilization Training Centre
  • Mobilization Training Centre
  • Movement Train
  • Medically Unfit
  • Maintenance Unit
  • Musician
  • Muslim
  • Music
  • Musician
  • Master-At-Arms
  • Muzzle Velocity
  • Motor Vehicle
  • Member of the Royal Victorian Order
  • Movements Controller
  • Maintenance Wing
  • Metals Workshops Superintendent
  • (British) Ministry of War Transport
  • Marine Wireless Telegraph Operator
  • Memorial Cross

N

  • Navigation
  • Not applicable
  • Non-Effective Unit
  • Not Known
  • Next of kin
  • Nursing Sister(s)
  • Naval Attache
  • Naval Aircrewman
  • Naval Assistant (Policy and Plans)
  • Northwest African Air Force
  • Navy, Army and Air Force Institute
  • Naval Auxiliary Boats
  • Naval Accommodation Camp
  • Naval Assignment Sub-Committee for U.S. Ammunition Pool
  • New Apostle Church
  • North African Air Force
  • Naval Adviser, Combined Operations (India)
  • No Active Disease
  • Naval Ammunition Depot
  • Naval Air Fighting Development Unit
  • Naval Air Gunners School
  • Naval Air Maintenance Party China Bay
  • Normal (sometimes Nieuw) Amsterdams(che) Peil
  • Naval Air Representative
  • Naval Air Station
  • North African Strategic Air Force
  • Naval Armament Supply Officer
  • Naval Armament Supply Officer, Levant
  • Northwest African Tactical Air Force
  • North African Tactical Air Force
  • National Defence
  • North Atlantic Treaty Organization
  • North African Theatre of Operations, U.S. Army
  • Navigator
  • Naval Operations (U.S.)
  • Naval Auxiliary Yachts
  • New Brunswick
  • New Barracks, Gosport
  • New Brunswick Hussars
  • North Bay Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Naval Stores Officers
  • New Brunswick Rangers
  • New Brunswick Regiment (Tank)
  • New Brunswick Rangers
  • Naval Commander Expeditionary Task Force
  • Naval Co-Operation Group
  • Non-Commissioned Members
  • Naval Commander Northern Attack Force
  • Non-Commissioned Officer
  • Naval Central Registry
  • Naval Central Registry (Confidential Section)
  • Naval Control Service
  • Naval Control Service Instructions
  • Naval Control Service Officer
  • Naval Commander, Expeditionary Force
  • Northern Cyclist Battalion
  • Naval Distributing Authority
  • National Defence Act
  • Naval Discipline Act
  • Newfoundland Detachment "C" Provost Corps
  • National Defence Headquarters
  • National Defence Headquarters Constabulary
  • National Defence Headquarters Company, Canadian Disciplinary Centre OR Canadian Dental Corps
  • National Defence Headquarters Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
  • National Defence Headquarters Company, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
  • National Defence Headquarters Security & Security Section Canadian Intelligence Corps