1 (PR) FUNo. 1 (Pilot Refresher) Flying Unit
1 (PR) FUNo. 1 Flying Training School RAF
1 (PR) FUNo. 1 (Pilot Refresher) Flying Unit
1 ANSNo. 1 Air Navigation School
1 APSNo. 1 Armament Practice Station
1 CACU/FltNo. 1 Coast Artillery Co-operation Unit/Flight
1 CP FltNo. 1 Coastal Patrol Flight
1 EFTSNo. 1 Elementary Flying Training School
1 FTSNo. 1 Flying Training School RAF
1 Gp Comm FltNo. 1 Group Communication Flight
1 GTSNo. 1 Glider Training School
1 LFSNo. 1 Lancaster Finishing School
1 PRUNo. 1 Photographic Reconnaissance Unit RAF
1 PRUNo. 1 Photographic Reconnaissance Unit
1 PTSNo. 1 parachute Training School
1 RAF FUNo. 1 RAF Film Unit
1 RFSNo. 1 Reserve Flying School
1 RSNo. 1 Radio School RAF
1 RSNo. 1 Radio School
1 SqnNo. 1 Squadron RAF
1 Sqn RAAFNo. 1 Squadron RAAF
1 Sqn SAAF1 Squadron SAAF
1 TEUNo. 1 Tactical Exercise Unit
1 TTUNo. 1 Torpedo Training Unit
1 TUNo. 1 Torpedo Unit
10 (A)FTSNo. 10 (Advanced) Flying Training School
10 AFTSNo. 10 Advanced Flying Training School
10 AGSNo. 10 Air Gunnery School
10 ANSNo. 10 Air Navigation School
10 FISNo. 10 Flying Instructors School
10 FRSNo. 101 Flying Refresher School
10 Gp TTFNo. 10 Group Target Towing Flight
10 MUNo. 10 Maintenance Unit RAF
10 OTUNo. 10 Operational Training Unit RAF
10 RFSNo. 10 Reserve Flying School
10 RSNo. 10 Radio School
10 SqnNo. 10 Squadron RAF
10 Sqn & 437 SqnNo. 10 Squadron RAF?&?No. 437 Squadron RAF
10 Sqn RAAFNo. 10 Squadron RAAF
100 Gp Comm FltNo. 100 Group Communication Flight
100 SqnNo. 100 Squadron RAF
101 FRSNo. 101 Flying Refresher School
101 SqnNo. 101 Squadron RAF
102 FRSNo. 102 Flying Refresher School
102 SqnNo. 102 Squadron RAF
103 SqnNo. 103 Squadron RAF
104 SqnNo. 104 Squadron RAF
105 OTUNo. 105 Operational Training Unit RAF
105 SqnNo. 105 Squadron RAF
106 SqnNo. 106 Squadron RAF
107 OTUNo. 107 Operational Training Unit RAF
107 SqnNo. 107 Squadron RAF
108 SqnNo. 108 Squadron RAF
109 (T)OTUNo. 109 (Transport) Operational Training Unit RAF
109 SqnNo. 109 Squadron RAF
11 AGSNo. 11 Air Gunnery School
11 EFTSNo. 11 Elementary Flying Training School
11 Gp Comm FltNo. 11 Group Communication Flight
11 Gp TTFNo. 11 Group Target Towing Flight
11 OTUNo. 11 Operational Training Unit RAF
11 OTU SAAF11 Operational Training Unit SAAF
11 RFSNo. 11 Reserve Flying School
11 RSNo. 11 Radio School
11 SqnNo. 11 Squadron RAF
11 Sqn SAAF11 Squadron SAAF
110 SqnNo. 110 Squadron RAF
110 Sqn RCAFNo. 110 Squadron RCAF
111 OTUNo. 111 Operational Training Unit RAF
111 SqnNo. 111 Squadron RAF
111 Sqn RCAFNo. 111 Squadron RCAF
112 SqnNo. 112 Squadron RAF
113 SqnNo. 113 Squadron RAF
114 SqnNo. 114 Squadron RAF
115 SqnNo. 115 Squadron RAF
116 SqnNo. 116 Squadron RAF
117 SqnNo. 117 Squadron RAF
118 SqnNo. 118 Squadron RAF
118 SqnNo. 118 Squadron RCAF
118 Sqn RCAFNo. 118 Squadron RCAF
119 SqnNo. 119 Squadron RAF
12 Gp Comm FltNo. 12 Group Communication Flight
12 Gp TTFNo. 12 Group Target Towing Flight
12 MUNo. 12 Maintenance Unit RAF
12 OTUNo. 12 Operational Training Unit RAF
12 RFSNo. 12 Reserve Flying School
12 RSNo. 12 Radio School
12 SqnNo. 612 Squadron RAF
12 SqnNo. 12 Squadron RAF
12 Sqn SAAF12 Squadron SAAF
120 SqnNo. 120 Squadron RAF
121 (Eagle) SqnNo. 121 (Eagle) Squadron RAF
121 SqnNo. 121 Squadron RAF
122 SqnNo. 122 Squadron RAF
123 SqnNo. 123 Squadron RAF
123 Sqn RCAFNo. 123 Squadron RCAF
124 SqnNo. 124 Squadron RAF
125 SqnNo. 125 Squadron RAF
125 Sqn RCAFNo. 125 Squadron RCAF
126 SqnNo. 126 Squadron RAF
127 SqnNo. 127 Squadron RAF
127 Sqn RCAFNo. 127 Squadron RCAF
128 SqnNo. 128 Squadron RAF
129 SqnNo. 129 Squadron RAF
13 Gp Comm FltNo. 13 Group Communication Flight
13 Gp TTFNo. 13 Group Target Towing Flight
13 MUNo. 13 Maintenance Unit RAF
13 OTUNo. 13 Operational Training Unit RAF
13 RFSNo. 13 Reserve Flying School
13 SqnNo. 13 Squadron RAF
130 SqnNo. 130 Squadron RAF
131 SqnNo. 131 Squadron RAF
1310 FltNo. 1310 Flight RAF
1316 FltNo. 1316 Flight RAF
132 OTUNo. 132 Operational Training Unit RAF
132 SqnNo. 132 Squadron RAF
1323 FltNo. 1323 Flight RAF
133 (Eagle) SqnNo. 133 (Eagle) Squadron RAF
133 SqnNo. 133 Squadron RAF
1332 CUNo. 1332 Conversion Unit RAF
1333 (T)CUNo. 1333 (Transport) Conversion Unit RAF
1333 CUNo. 1333 Conversion Unit RAF
1335 CUNo. 1335 Conversion Unit RAF
1336 CUNo. 1336 Conversion Unit RAF
134 SqnNo. 134 Squadron RAF
1340 FltNo. 1340 Flight RAF
135 SqnNo. 135 Squadron RAF
1359 FltNo. 1359 Flight RAF
136 SqnNo. 136 Squadron RAF
137 SqnNo. 137 Squadron RAF
138 SqnNo. 138 Squadron RAF
1380 CUNo. 1380 Conversion Unit RAF
1381 CUNo. 1381 Conversion Unit RAF
1382 CUNo. 1382 Conversion Unit RAF
1383 CUNo. 1383 Conversion Unit RAF
1384 CUNo. 1384 Conversion Unit RAF
139 SqnNo. 139 Squadron RAF
14 (A) FTSNo. 14 (Advanced) Flying Training School
14 (A)FTSNo. 14 (Advanced) Flying Training School
14 OTUNo. 14 Operational Training Unit RAF
14 RFSNo. 14 Reserve Flying School
14 SqnNo. 14 Squadron RAF
14 Sqn RCAFNo. 14 Squadron RCAF
140 SqnNo. 140 Squadron RAF
1401 FltNo. 1401 Flight RAF
1409 (Met) FltNo. 1409 (Meteorological) Flight RAF
141 SqnNo. 141 Squadron RAF
1416 FltNo. 1416 Flight RAF
1417 FltNo. 1417 Flight RAF
142 SqnNo. 142 Squadron RAF
143 SqnNo. 143 Squadron RAF
1435 FltNo. 1435 Flight RAF
1435 SqnNo. 1435 Squadron RAF
144 SqnNo. 144 Squadron RAF
1448 FltNo. 1448 Flight RAF
145 SqnNo. 145 Squadron RAF
146 SqnNo. 146 Squadron RAF
147 SqnNo. 147 Squadron RAF
1472 FltNo. 1472 Flight RAF
1473 FltNo. 1473 Flight RAF
1476 FltNo. 1476 Flight RAF
148 SqnNo. 148 Squadron RAF
149 SqnNo. 149 Squadron RAF
15 EFTSNo. 15 Elementary Flying Training School
15 MUNo. 15 Maintenance Unit RAF
15 OTUNo. 15 Operational Training Unit RAF
15 RFSNo. 15 Reserve Flying School
15 SqnNo. 15 Squadron RAF
15 Sqn RAAFNo. 15 Squadron RAAF
15 Sqn SAAF15 Squadron SAAF
15 Sqn SAAFNo. 15 Squadron SAAF
150 SqnNo. 150 Squadron RAF
1508 FltNo. 1508 Flight RAF
151 SqnNo. 151 Squadron RAF
1510 FltNo. 1510 Flight RAF
1511 B App.TFltNo. 1511 Beam Approach Training Flight
1513 FltNo. 1513 Flight RAF
1516 FltNo. 1516 Flight RAF
152 SqnNo. 152 Squadron RAF
1521 FltNo. 1521 Flight RAF
1527 FltNo. 1527 Flight RAF
1528 FltNo. 1528 Flight RAF
1529 FltNo. 1529 Flight RAF
153 SqnNo. 153 Squadron RAF
1537 B App.TFltNo. 1537 Beam Approach Training Flight
154 SqnNo. 154 Squadron RAF
1547 B App.TFltNo. 1547 Beam Approach Training Flight
155 SqnNo. 155 Squadron RAF
1552 FltNo. 1552 Flight RAF
1556 FltNo. 1556 Flight RAF
1557 (RAT) FltNo. 1557 (Radio Aids Training) Flight RAF
156 SqnNo. 156 Squadron RAF
1561 FltNo. 1561 Flight RAF
1562 FltNo. 1562 Flight RAF
1563 FltNo. 1563 Flight RAF
1564 FltNo. 1564 Flight RAF
157 SqnNo. 157 Squadron RAF
158 SqnNo. 158 Squadron RAF
1586 FltNo. 1586 Flight RAF
1588 (HF)FltNo. 1588 (Heavy Freight) Flight RAF
159 SqnNo. 159 Squadron RAF
16 (Pol.) FTSNo. 16 (Polish) Flying Training School
16 EFTSNo. 16 Elementary Flying Training School
16 Gp Comm FltNo. 16 Group Communication Flight
16 OTUNo. 16 Operational Training Unit RAF
16 RFSNo. 16 Reserve Flying School
16 SqnNo. 16 Squadron RAF
160 SqnNo. 160 Squadron RAF
1606 FltNo. 1606 Flight RAF
161 SqnNo. 161 Squadron RAF
162 SqnNo. 162 Squadron RAF
163 SqnNo. 163 Squadron RAF
164 SqnNo. 164 Squadron RAF
1641 FltNo. 1641 Flight RAF
165 SqnNo. 165 Squadron RAF
1651 CUNo. 1651 Conversion Unit RAF
1652 CUNo. 1652 Conversion Unit RAF
1653 CUNo. 1653 Conversion Unit RAF
1654 CUNo. 1654 Conversion Unit RAF
1656 CUNo. 1656 Conversion Unit RAF
1657 CUNo. 1657 Conversion Unit RAF
1658 CUNo. 1658 Conversion Unit RAF
1659 CUNo. 1659 Conversion Unit RAF
166 SqnNo. 166 Squadron RAF
1660 CUNo. 1660 Conversion Unit RAF
1661 CUNo. 1661 Conversion Unit RAF
1662 CUNo. 1662 Conversion Unit RAF
1663 CUNo. 1663 Conversion Unit RAF
1664 CUNo. 1664 Conversion Unit RAF
1665 CUNo. 1665 Conversion Unit RAF
1665 HCUNo. 1665 Heavy Conversion Unit RAF
1666 CUNo. 1666 Conversion Unit RAF
1667 CUNo. 1667 Conversion Unit RAF
1667 FltNo. 1667 Flight RAF
1668 CUNo. 1668 Conversion Unit RAF
1669 CUNo. 1669 Conversion Unit RAF
167 SqnNo. 167 Squadron RAF
1678 CUNo. 1678 Conversion Unit RAF
1678 FltNo. 1678 Flight RAF
168 SqnNo. 168 Squadron RAF
1682 FltNo. 1682 Flight RAF
1683 FltNo. 1683 Flight RAF
1684 FltNo. 1684 Flight RAF
1685 FltNo. 1685 Flight RAF
1686 FltNo. 1686 Flight RAF
1687 FltNo. 1687 Flight RAF
1688 FltNo. 1688 Flight RAF
169 SqnNo. 169 Squadron RAF
1690 FltNo. 1690 Flight RAF
1692 FltNo. 1692 Flight RAF
1695 FltNo. 1695 Flight RAF
1697 FltNo. 1697 Flight RAF
1699 CUNo. 1699 Conversion Unit RAF
1699 FltNo. 1699 Flight RAF
17 EFTSNo. 17 Elementary Flying Training School
17 FTSNo. 17 Flying Training School RAF
17 OTUNo. 17 Operational Training Unit RAF
17 RFSNo. 17 Reserve Flying School
17 SFTSNo. 17 Service Flying Training School
17 SqnNo. 17 Squadron RAF
170 SqnNo. 170 Squadron RAF
171 SqnNo. 171 Squadron RAF
172 SqnNo. 172 Squadron RAF
173 SqnNo. 173 Squadron RAF
174 SqnNo. 174 Squadron RAF
175 SqnNo. 175 Squadron RAF
176 SqnNo. 176 Squadron RAF
177 SqnNo. 177 Squadron RAF
178 SqnNo. 178 Squadron RAF
179 SqnNo. 179 Squadron RAF
18 APCNo. 18 Armament Practice Camp
18 Gp Comm FltNo. 18 Group Communication Flight
18 MUNo. 18 Maintenance Unit RAF
18 OTUNo. 18 Operational Training Unit RAF
18 RFSNo. 18 Reserve Flying School
18 SqnNo. 18 Squadron RAF
180 SqnNo. 180 Squadron RAF
181 SqnNo. 181 Squadron RAF
182 SqnNo. 182 Squadron RAF
183 SqnNo. 183 Squadron RAF
184 SqnNo. 184 Squadron RAF
185 SqnNo. 185 Squadron RAF
186 SqnNo. 186 Squadron RAF
187 SqnNo. 187 Squadron RAF
188 SqnNo. 188 Squadron RAF
189 SqnNo. 189 Squadron RAF
19 FTSNo. 19 Flying Training School RAF
19 Gp Comm FltNo. 19 Group Communication Flight
19 MUNo. 19 Maintenance Unit RAF
19 OTUNo. 19 Operational Training Unit RAF
19 SqnNo. 19 Squadron RAF
190 SqnNo. 190 Squadron RAF
1900 FltNo. 1900 Flight RAF
1901 FltNo. 1901 Flight RAF
1902 FltNo. 1902 Flight RAF
1903 FltNo. 1903 Flight RAF
1904 FltNo. 1904 Flight RAF
1905 FltNo. 1905 Flight RAF
1908 FltNo. 1908 Flight RAF
1909 FltNo. 1909 Flight RAF
191 SqnNo. 191 Squadron RAF
192 SqnNo. 192 Squadron RAF
193 SqnNo. 193 Squadron RAF
194 SqnNo. 194 Squadron RAF
195 SqnNo. 195 Squadron RAF
1951 FltNo. 1951 Flight RAF
1952 FltNo. 1952 Flight RAF
1953 FltNo. 1953 Flight RAF
1954 FltNo. 1954 Flight RAF
1955 FltNo. 1955 Flight RAF
1956 FltNo. 1956 Flight RAF
1957 FltNo. 1957 Flight RAF
1958 FltNo. 1958 Flight RAF
1959 FltNo. 1959 Flight RAF
196 SqnNo. 196 Squadron RAF
196 Sqn & 299 SqnNo. 196 Squadron RAF?&?No. 299 Squadron RAF
1960 FltNo. 1960 Flight RAF
1961 FltNo. 1961 Flight RAF
1962 FltNo. 1962 Flight RAF
1963 FltNo. 1963 Flight RAF
1964 FltNo. 1964 Flight RAF
1965 FltNo. 1965 Flight RAF
1966 FltNo. 1966 Flight RAF
1967 FltNo. 1967 Flight RAF
1968 FltNo. 1968 Flight RAF
1969 FltNo. 1969 Flight RAF
197 SqnNo. 197 Squadron RAF
1970 FltNo. 1970 Flight RAF
198 SqnNo. 198 Squadron RAF
199 SqnNo. 199 Squadron RAF
2 (Belgian) SqnNo. 2 (Belgian) Squadron RAF
2 AACUNo. 2 Anti-aircraft Co-operation Unit
2 ANSNo. 2 Air Navigation School
2 APSNo. 2 Armament Practice Station
2 BANSNo. 2 Basic Air Navigation School
2 EFTSNo. 2 Elementary Flying Training School
2 FPNo. 2 Ferry Pool
2 FTSNo. 2 Flying Training School RAF
2 Gp Comm FltNo. 2 Group Communication Flight
2 OTUNo. 2 Operational Training Unit RAF
2 RFSNo. 2 Reserve Flying School
2 RSNo. 2 Radio School
2 SqnNo. 2 Squadron RAF
2 Sqn RAAFNo. 2 Squadron RAAF
2 Sqn SAAF2 Squadron SAAF
2 TAF, 3 Gp Comm FltNo. 2 Tactical Air Force Communication Squadron,?No. 3 Group Communication Flight
2 TEUNo. 2 Tactical Exercise Unit
20 FTSNo. 20 Flying Training School RAF
20 MUNo. 20 Maintenance Unit RAF
20 OTUNo. 20 Operational Training Unit RAF
20 SFTSNo. 20 Service Flying Training School
20 SFTSNo. 22 Service Flying Training School
20 SqnNo. 20 Squadron RAF
200 SqnNo. 200 Squadron RAF
201 AFSNo. 201 Advanced Flying School
201 SqnNo. 201 Squadron RAF
202 AFSNo. 202 Advanced Flying School
202 SqnNo. 202 Squadron RAF
203 AFSNo. 203 Advanced Flying School
203 SqnNo. 203 Squadron RAF
204 AFSNo. 204 Advanced Flying School
204 SqnNo. 204 Squadron RAF
205 AFSNo. 205 Advanced Flying School
205 SqnNo. 205 Squadron RAF
206 AFSNo. 206 Advanced Flying School
206 SqnNo. 206 Squadron RAF
207 AFSNo. 207 Advanced Flying School
207 FTSNo. 207 Flying Training School
207 SqnNo. 207 Squadron RAF
208 SqnNo. 208 Squadron RAF
209 SqnNo. 209 Squadron RAF
21 (P) AFUNo. 21 (Pilot) Advanced Flying Unit
21 (PR) FSNo. 21 (Pilot Refresher) Flying School
21 EFTSNo. 21 Elementary Flying Training School
21 FTSNo. 21 Flying Training School RAF
21 Gp Comm FltNo. 21 Group Communication Flight
21 HGCUNo. 21 Heavy Glider Conversion Unit RAF
21 OTUNo. 21 Operational Training Unit RAF
21 SqnNo. 21 Squadron RAF
21 Sqn RAAFNo. 21 Squadron RAAF
210 SqnNo. 210 Squadron RAF
211 SqnNo. 211 Squadron RAF
212 SqnNo. 212 Squadron RAF
213 SqnNo. 213 Squadron RAF
214 SqnNo. 214 Squadron RAF
215 AFSNo. 215 Advanced Flying School
215 SqnNo. 215 Squadron RAF
216 SqnNo. 216 Squadron RAF
217 SqnNo. 217 Squadron RAF
218 SqnNo. 218 Squadron RAF
219 SqnNo. 219 Squadron RAF
22 EFTSNo. 22 Elementary Flying Training School
22 FTSNo. 22 Flying Training School RAF
22 FTSNo. 22 Flying Training School
22 Gp Comm FltNo. 22 Group Communication Flight
22 MUNo. 22 Maintenance Unit RAF
22 OTUNo. 22 Operational Training Unit RAF
22 RFSNo. 22 Reserve Flying School
22 SFTSNo. 22 Service Flying Training School
22 SqnNo. 22 Squadron RAF
220 SqnNo. 220 Squadron RAF
221 SqnNo. 221 Squadron RAF
222 SqnNo. 222 Squadron RAF
223 SqnNo. 223 Squadron RAF
224 SqnNo. 224 Squadron RAF
225 SqnNo. 225 Squadron RAF
226 OCUNo. 226 Operational Conversion Unit RAF
226 SqnNo. 226 Squadron RAF
227 OCUNo. 227 Operational Conversion Unit RAF
227 OTUNo. 227 Operational Training Unit RAF
227 SqnNo. 227 Squadron RAF
228 OCUNo. 228 Operational Conversion Unit RAF
228 SqnNo. 228 Squadron RAF
229 OCUNo. 229 Operational Conversion Unit RAF
229 SqnNo. 229 Squadron RAF
23 Gp Comm FltNo. 23 Group Communication Flight
23 MUNo. 23 Maintenance Unit RAF
23 OTUNo. 23 Operational Training Unit RAF
23 RFSNo. 23 Reserve Flying School
23 SqnNo. 23 Squadron RAF
230 OCUNo. 230 Operational Conversion Unit RAF
230 SqnNo. 230 Squadron RAF
231 OCUNo. 231 Operational Conversion Unit RAF
231 SqnNo. 231 Squadron RAF
232 SqnNo. 232 Squadron RAF
233 SqnNo. 233 Squadron RAF
234 SqnNo. 234 Squadron RAF
235 OCUNo. 235 Operational Conversion Unit RAF
235 SqnNo. 235 Squadron RAF
236 OCUNo. 236 Operational Conversion Unit RAF
236 SqnNo. 236 Squadron RAF
237 OCUNo. 237 Operational Conversion Unit RAF
237 SqnNo. 237 Squadron RAF
238 SqnNo. 238 Squadron RAF
238 Sqn & 436 SqnNo. 238 Squadron RAF?&?No. 436 Squadron RAF
239 SqnNo. 239 Squadron RAF
24 EFTSNo. 24 Elementary Flying Training School
24 Gp Comm FltNo. 24 Group Communication Flight
24 MUNo. 24 Maintenance Unit RAF
24 OTUNo. 24 Operational Training Unit RAF
24 RFSNo. 24 Reserve Flying School
24 SqnNo. 24 Squadron RAF
24 Sqn & 1 P>SNo. 24 Squadron RAF?&?No.1 Parachute and Glider Training School
24 Sqn & 59 SqnNo. 24 Squadron RAF?&?No. 59 Squadron RAF
24 Sqn SAAF24 Squadron SAAF
24 Sqn, 27 Sqn & 62 SqnNo. 24 Squadron RAF,?No. 27 Squadron RAF?&?No. 62 Squadron RAF
240 OCUNo. 240 Operational Conversion Unit RAF
240 SqnNo. 240 Squadron RAF
241 OCUNo. 241 Operational Conversion Unit RAF
241 SqnNo. 241 Squadron RAF
242 OCUNo. 242 Operational Conversion Unit RAF
242 SqnNo. 242 Squadron RAF
243 SqnNo. 243 Squadron RAF
244 SqnNo. 244 Squadron RAF
245 SqnNo. 245 Squadron RAF
246 SqnNo. 246 Squadron RAF
247 SqnNo. 247 Squadron RAF
248 SqnNo. 248 Squadron RAF
249 SqnNo. 249 Squadron RAF
25 Gp Comm FltNo. 25 Group Communication Flight
25 OTUNo. 25 Operational Training Unit RAF
25 RFSNo. 25 Reserve Flying School
25 SqnNo. 25 Squadron RAF
250 SqnNo. 250 Squadron RAF
251 SqnNo. 251 Squadron RAF
252 SqnNo. 252 Squadron RAF
253 SqnNo. 253 Squadron RAF
254 SqnNo. 254 Squadron RAF
255 SqnNo. 255 Squadron RAF
256 SqnNo. 256 Squadron RAF
257 SqnNo. 257 Squadron RAF
258 SqnNo. 258 Squadron RAF
259 SqnNo. 259 Squadron RAF
26 AACUNo. 26 Anti-Aircraft Co-operation Unit
26 OTUNo. 26 Operational Training Unit RAF
26 SqnNo. 26 Squadron RAF
260 SqnNo. 260 Squadron RAF
260 SqnNo.260 Squadron RAF
261 SqnNo. 261 Squadron RAF
262 SqnNo. 262 Squadron RAF
263 SqnNo. 263 Squadron RAF
264 SqnNo. 264 Squadron RAF
265 SqnNo. 265 Squadron RAF
266 SqnNo. 266 Squadron RAF
267 SqnNo. 267 Squadron RAF
268 SqnNo. 268 Squadron RAF
269 SqnNo. 269 Squadron RAF
27 Gp Comm FltNo. 27 Group Communication Flight
27 MUNo. 27 Maintenance Unit RAF
27 OTUNo. 27 Operational Training Unit RAF
27 SqnNo. 27 Squadron RAF
271 SqnNo. 271 Squadron RAF
272 MUNo. 272 Maintenance Unit RAF
272 SqnNo. 272 Squadron RAF
273 MUNo. 273 Maintenance Unit RAF
273 SqnNo. 273 Squadron RAF
274 MUNo. 274 Maintenance Unit RAF
274 SqnNo. 274 Squadron RAF
275 SqnNo. 275 Squadron RAF
276 SqnNo. 276 Squadron RAF
277 SqnNo. 277 Squadron RAF
278 SqnNo. 278 Squadron RAF
279 SqnNo. 279 Squadron RAF
28 EFTSNo. 28 Elementary Flying Training School
28 OTUNo. 28 Operational Training Unit RAF
28 SqnNo. 28 Squadron RAF
280 SqnNo. 280 Squadron RAF
281 SqnNo. 281 Squadron RAF
282 SqnNo. 282 Squadron RAF
283 SqnNo. 283 Squadron RAF
284 SqnNo. 284 Squadron RAF
285 SqnNo. 285 Squadron RAF
286 SqnNo. 286 Squadron RAF
287 SqnNo. 287 Squadron RAF
288 SqnNo. 288 Squadron RAF
289 SqnNo. 289 Squadron RAF
29 EFTSNo. 29 Elementary Flying Training School
29 MUNo. 29 Maintenance Unit RAF
29 OTUNo. 29 Operational Training Unit RAF
29 SqnNo. 29 Squadron RAF
290 SqnNo. 290 Squadron RAF
291 SqnNo. 291 Squadron RAF
292 SqnNo. 292 Squadron RAF
293 SqnNo. 293 Squadron RAF
294 SqnNo. 294 Squadron RAF
295 SqnNo. 295 Squadron RAF
295 Sqn & 113 SqnNo. 295 Squadron RAF?&?No. 113 Squadron RAF
296 SqnNo. 296 Squadron RAF
297 SqnNo. 297 Squadron RAF
298 SqnNo. 298 Squadron RAF
299 SqnNo. 299 Squadron RAF
2TAF Comm. Sqn.2nd Tactical Air Force Communication Squadron
3 (RAAF) Sqn / 3 Sqn RAAFNo. 3 Squadron RAAF
3 ANSNo. 3 Air Navigation School
3 APSNo. 3 Armament Practice Station
3 EFTSNo. 3 Elementary Flying Training School
3 FPNo. 3 Ferry Pool
3 FTSNo. 3 Flying Training School RAF
3 FTSNo. 3 Flying Training Scholl
3 Gp Comm FltNo. 3 Group Communication Flight
3 GTSNo. 3 Glider Training School
3 LFSNo. 3 Lancaster Finishing School
3 RFSNo. 3 Reserve Flying School
3 S of GRNo. 3 School of General Reconnaissance
3 SFTSNo. 3 Service Flying Training School
3 SofGRNo. 3 School of General Reconnaissance
3 SqnNo. 3 Squadron RAF
3 Sqn RAAFNo. 3 Squadron RAAF
3 Sqn SAAF3 Squadron SAAF
3 TEUNo. 3 Tactical Exercise Unit
30 MUNo. 30 Maintenance Unit RAF
30 OTUNo. 30 Operational Training Unit RAF
30 SqnNo. 30 Squadron RAF
30 Sqn & AirworkNo. 30 Squadron RAF?&?Airwork Ltd.
30 Sqn RAAFNo. 30 Squadron RAAF
300 (Polish) SqnNo. 300 (Polish) Squadron RAF
300 SqnNo. 300 Squadron RAF
301 (Polish) SqnNo. 301 (Polish) Squadron RAF
301 SqnNo. 301 Squadron RAF
302 SqnNo. 302 Squadron RAF
303 (Polish) SqnNo. 303 (Polish) Squadron RAF
303 SqnNo. 303 Squadron RAF
304 (Polish) SqnNo. 304 (Polish) Squadron RAF
304 SqnNo. 304 Squadron RAF
305 SqnNo. 305 Squadron RAF
306 SqnNo. 306 Squadron RAF
307 (Polish) SqnNo. 307 (Polish) Squadron RAF
307 SqnNo. 307 Squadron RAF
308 SqnNo. 308 Squadron RAF
309 (Polish) SqnNo. 309 (Polish) Squadron RAF
309 SqnNo. 309 Squadron RAF
31 GRSNo. 31 General Reconnaissance School
31 OTUNo. 31 Operational Training Unit RAF
31 SqnNo. 31 Squadron RAF
310 (Czech) SqnNo. 310 (Czech) Squadron RAF
310 SqnNo. 310 Squadron RAF
311 SqnNo. 311 Squadron RAF
312 (Czech) SqnNo. 312 (Czech) Squadron RAF
312 SqnNo. 312 Squadron RAF
313 SqnNo. 313 Squadron RAF
314 Sqn (not formed as a flying unit)No. 314 Squadron RAF
315 SqnNo. 315 Squadron RAF
316 SqnNo. 316 Squadron RAF
317 SqnNo. 317 Squadron RAF
318 (Polish) SqnNo. 318 (Polish) Squadron RAF
318 SqnNo. 318 Squadron RAF
319 Sqn (not formed)No. 319 Squadron RAF
32 MUNo. 32 Maintenance Unit RAF
32 OTUNo. 32 Operational Training Unit RAF
32 SqnNo. 32 Squadron RAF
32 Sqn RAAFNo. 32 Squadron RAAF
320 (Dutch) SqnNo. 320 Squadron RAF
320 SqnNo. 320 Squadron RAF
321 (Dutch) SqnNo. 321 Squadron RAF
322 (Dutch) SqnNo. 322 Squadron RAF
323 Sqn (not formed)No. 323 Squadron RAF
324 Sqn (not formed)No. 324 Squadron RAF
325 Sqn (not formed)No. 325 Squadron RAF
326 SqnNo. 326 Squadron RAF
327 SqnNo. 327 Squadron RAF
328 SqnNo. 328 Squadron RAF
329 (French) SqnNo. 329 (French) Squadron RAF
329 SqnNo. 329 Squadron RAF
33 MUNo. 33 Maintenance Unit RAF
33 SqnNo. 33 Squadron RAF
330 SqnNo. 330 Squadron RAF
331 SqnNo. 331 (Norwegian) Squadron RAF
331 SqnNo. 331 Squadron RAF
332 (Norwegian) SqnNo. 332 (Norwegian) Squadron RAF
332 SqnNo. 332 Squadron RAF
333 SqnNo. 333 Squadron RAF
334 SqnNo. 334 Squadron RAF
335 SqnNo. 335 Squadron RAF
336 SqnNo. 336 Squadron RAF
337 Sqn (not formed)No. 337 Squadron RAF
338 Sqn (not formed)No. 338 Squadron RAF
339 Sqn (not formed)No. 339 Squadron RAF
34 OTUNo. 34 Operational Training Unit RAF
34 SqnNo. 34 Squadron RAF
340 (French) SqnNo. 340 (French) Squadron RAF
340 SqnNo. 340 Squadron RAF
341 (French) SqnNo. 341 (French) Squadron RAF
341 SqnNo. 341 Squadron RAF
342 SqnNo. 342 Squadron RAF
343 SqnNo. 343 Squadron RAF
344 SqnNo. 344 Squadron RAF
345 SqnNo. 345 Squadron RAF
346 (French) SqnNo. 346 (French) Squadron RAF
346 SqnNo. 346 Squadron RAF
347 SqnNo. 347 Squadron RAF
348 Sqn (not formed)No. 348 Squadron RAF
349 (Belgian) SqnNo. 349 (Belgian) Squadron RAF
349 SqnNo. 349 Squadron RAF
35 SqnNo. 35 Squadron RAF
350 (Belgian) SqnNo. 350 (Belgian) Squadron RAF
350 SqnNo. 350 Squadron RAF
358 SqnNo. 358 Squadron RAF
36 OTUNo. 36 Operational Training Unit RAF
36 SqnNo. 36 Squadron RAF
360 SqnNo. 360 Squadron RAF
37 SqnNo. 37 Squadron RAF
38 Gp Comm FltNo. 38 Group Communication Flight
38 MUNo. 38 Maintenance Unit RAF
38 SqnNo. 39 Squadron RAF
38 SqnNo. 38 Squadron RAF
39 MUNo. 39 Maintenance Unit RAF
39 SqnNo. 39 Squadron RAF
4 (A)FTSNo. 14 (Advanced) Flying Training Scholl
4 EFTSNo. 4 Elementary Flying Training School
4 FPNo. 4 Ferry Pool
4 FTSNo. 4 Flying Training School RAF
4 Gp Comm FltNo. 4 Group Communication Flight
4 OTUNo. 4 Operational Training Unit RAF
4 RFSNo. 4 Reserve Flying School
4 RSNo. 4 Radio School
4 SqnNo. 4 Squadron RAF
4 Sqn SAAF4 Squadron SAAF
40 SqnNo. 40 Squadron RAF
40 Sqn SAAF40 Squadron SAAF
400 Sqn RCAFNo. 400 Squadron RCAF
401 Sqn RCAFNo. 401 Squadron RCAF
402 Sqn RCAFNo. 402 Squadron RCAF
403 Sqn RCAFNo. 403 Squadron RCAF
404 Sqn RCAFNo. 404 Squadron RCAF
405 Sqn RCAFNo. 405 Squadron RCAF
406 Sqn RCAFNo. 406 Squadron RCAF
407 Sqn RCAFNo. 407 Squadron RCAF
408 Sqn RCAFNo. 408 Squadron RCAF
409 Sqn RCAFNo. 409 Squadron RCAF
41 Gp Comm FltNo. 41 Group Communication Flight
41 OTUNo. 41 Operational Training Unit RAF
41 SqnNo. 41 Squadron RAF
410 Sqn RCAFNo. 410 Squadron RCAF
411 Sqn RCAFNo. 411 Squadron RCAF
412 Sqn RCAFNo. 412 Squadron RCAF
414 Sqn RCAFNo. 414 Squadron RCAF
415 Sqn RCAFNo. 415 Squadron RCAF
416 Sqn RCAFNo. 416 Squadron RCAF
417 Sqn RCAFNo. 417 Squadron RCAF
418 Sqn RCAFNo. 418 Squadron RCAF
419 Sqn RCAFNo. 419 Squadron RCAF
42 (Belgian) SqnNo. 42 (Belgian) Squadron RAF
42 Gp Comm FltNo. 42 Group Communication Flight
42 SqnNo. 42 Squadron RAF
420 Sqn RCAFNo. 420 Squadron RCAF
421 FltNo. 421 (Reconnaissance) Flight RAF
421 FltNo. 421 Flight RAF
421 Sqn RCAFNo. 421 Squadron RCAF
422 Sqn RCAFNo. 422 Squadron RCAF
423 Sqn RCAFNo. 423 Squadron RCAF
424 Sqn RCAFNo. 413 Squadron RCAF
424 Sqn RCAFNo. 424 Squadron RCAF
425 Sqn RCAFNo. 425 Squadron RCAF
426 SqnNo. 426 Squadron RAF
426 Sqn RCAFNo. 426 Squadron RCAF
427 Sqn RCAFNo. 427 Squadron RCAF
428 Sqn RCAFNo. 428 Squadron RCAF
429 Sqn RCAFNo. 429 Squadron RCAF
43 Gp Comm FltNo. 43 Group Communication Flight
43 OTUNo. 43 Operational Training Unit RAF
43 SqnNo. 43 Squadron RAF
430 Sqn RCAFNo. 430 Squadron RCAF
431 Sqn RCAFNo. 431 Squadron RCAF
432 Sqn RCAFNo. 432 Squadron RCAF
433 Sqn RCAFNo. 433 Squadron RCAF
434 Sqn RCAFNo. 434 Squadron RCAF
436 SqnNo. 436 Squadron RAF
436 Sqn RCAFNo. 436 Squadron RCAF
437 SqnNo. 437 Squadron RAF
437 Sqn RCAFNo. 437 Squadron RCAF
438 Sqn RCAFNo. 438 Squadron RCAF
439 Sqn RCAFNo. 439 Squadron RCAF
44 Gp Comm FltNo. 44 Group Communication Flight
44 MUNo. 44 Maintenance Unit RAF
44 SqnNo. 44 Squadron RAF
440 Sqn RCAFNo. 440 Squadron RCAF
441 Sqn RCAFNo. 441 Squadron RCAF
442 Sqn RCAFNo. 442 Squadron RCAF
443 Sqn RCAFNo. 443 Squadron RCAF
45 MUNo. 45 Maintenance Unit RAF
45 SqnNo. 45 Squadron RAF
45 SqnNo.45 Squadron RAF
450 Sqn RAAFNo. 450 Squadron RAAF
451 Sqn RAAFNo. 451 Squadron RAAF
452 Sqn RAAFNo. 452 Squadron RAAF
452 Sqn Sqn RAAFNo. 452 Squadron RAAF
453 Sqn RAAFNo. 453 Squadron RAAF
455 Sqn RAAFNo. 455 Squadron RAAF
456 Sqn RAAFNo. 456 Squadron RAAF
457 SqnNo. 457 Squadron RAF
457 Sqn RAAFNo. 457 Squadron RAAF
458 Sqn RAAFNo. 458 Squadron RAAF
459 Sqn RAAFNo. 459 Squadron RAAF
46 MUNo. 46 Maintenance Unit RAF
46 SqnNo. 46 Squadron RAF
46 Sqn & 114 SqnNo. 46 Squadron RAF?&?No. 114 Squadron RAF
460 Sqn RAAFNo. 460 Squadron RAAF
461 Sqn RAAFNo. 461 Squadron RAAF
462 SqnNo. 462 Squadron RAF
463 Sqn RAAFNo. 463 Squadron RAAF
464 RAAFNo. 464 Squadron RAAF
466 SqnNo. 466 Squadron RAF
466 Sqn RAAFNo. 466 Squadron RAAF
467 Sqn RAAFNo. 467 Squadron RAAF
47 SqnNo. 47 Squadron RAF
48 Gp Comm FltNo. 48 Group Communication Flight
48 MUNo. 48 Maintenance Unit RAF
48 OTUNo. 84 Operational Training Unit RAF
48 SqnNo. 48 Squadron RAF
485 Sqn RNZAF / 485 (NZ) SqnNo. 485 Squadron RNZAF
486 Sqn RNZAF / 464 (RNZAF) SqnNo. 486 Squadron RNZAF
487 (RNZAF) Sqn / 487 Sqn RNZAFNo. 487 Squadron RNZAF
488 (RNZAF) Sqn / 488 Sqn RNZAFNo. 488 Squadron RNZAF
488 SqnNo. 488 Squadron RAF
489 (RNZAF) Sqn / 489 Sqn RNZAFNo. 489 Squadron RNZAF
489 SqnNo. 489 Squadron RAF
49 SqnNo. 49 Squadron RAF
5 (P) AFUNo. 5 (Pilot) Advanced Flying Unit
5 (P)AFUNo. 5 (Pilots) Advanced Flying Unit
5 (P)AFUNo. 5 (Pilot) Advanced Flying Unit
5 ANSNo. 5 Air Navigation School
5 ANSNo. 7 Air Navigation School
5 CPFNo. 5 Coastal Patrol Flight RAF
5 FPNo. 5 Ferry Pool RAF
5 FTSNo. 5 Flying Training School RAF
5 FTSNo. 5 Flying Training School
5 Gp Comm FltNo. 5 Group Communication Flight
5 LFSNo. 5 Lancaster Finishing School
5 METSNo. 5 Middle East Training School
5 MUNo. 5 Maintenance Unit RAF
5 RFSNo. 5 Reserve Flying School
5 SqnNo. 5 Squadron RAF
5 Sqn SAAF5 Squadron SAAF
50 SqnNo. 50 Squadron RAF
500 SqnNo. 500 Squadron RAF
501 SqnNo. 501 Squadron RAF
502 SqnNo. 502 Squadron RAF
503 SqnNo. 503 Squadron RAF
504 SqnNo. 504 Squadron RAF
505 Sqn (not formed)No. 505 Squadron RAF
506 Sqn (not formed)No. 506 Squadron RAF
507 Sqn (not formed)No. 507 Squadron RAF
508 Sqn (not formed)No. 508 Squadron RAF
509 Sqn (not formed)No. 509 Squadron RAF
51 MUNo. 51 Maintenance Unit RAF
51 OTUNo. 51 Operational Training Unit RAF
51 SqnNo. 51 Squadron RAF
510 SqnNo. 510 Squadron RAF
511 SqnNo. 511 Squadron RAF
512 SqnNo. 512 Squadron RAF
512 Sqn & 241 SqnNo. 512 Squadron RAF?&?No. 241 Squadron RAF
513 SqnNo. 513 Squadron RAF
514 SqnNo. 514 Squadron RAF
515 SqnNo. 515 Squadron RAF
516 SqnNo. 516 Squadron RAF
517 SqnNo. 517 Squadron RAF
518 SqnNo. 518 Squadron RAF
519 SqnNo. 519 Squadron RAF
52 OTUNo. 52 Operational Training Unit RAF
52 SqnNo. 52 Squadron RAF
520 SqnNo. 520 Squadron RAF
521 SqnNo. 521 Squadron RAF
524 SqnNo. 524 Squadron RAF
525 SqnNo. 525 Squadron RAF
526 SqnNo. 526 Squadron RAF
527 SqnNo. 527 Squadron RAF
529 SqnNo. 529 Squadron RAF
53 OTUNo. 53 Operational Training Unit RAF
53 SqnNo. 53 Squadron RAF
53 Sqn & 99 SqnNo. 53 Squadron RAF?&?No. 99 Squadron RAF
54 Gp Comm FltNo. 54 Group Communication Flight
54 OTUNo. 54 Operational Training Unit RAF
54 OTU RAAFNo. 54 Operational Training Unit RAAF
54 SqnNo. 54 Squadron RAF
540 SqnNo. 540 Squadron RAF
541 SqnNo. 541 Squadron RAF
547 SqnNo. 547 Squadron RAF
548 SqnNo. 548 Squadron RAF
549 SqnNo. 549 Squadron RAF
55 OTUNo. 55 Operational Training Unit RAF
55 SqnNo. 55 Squadron RAF
550 SqnNo. 550 Squadron RAF
56 OTUNo. 56 Operational Training Unit RAF
56 SqnNo. 56 Squadron RAF
567 SqnNo. 567 Squadron RAF
57 Gp Comm FltNo. 84 Group Communication Flight
57 OTUNo. 57 Operational Training Unit RAF
57 SqnNo. 57 Squadron RAF
570 SqnNo. 570 Squadron RAF
571 SqnNo. 571 Squadron RAF
575 SqnNo. 575 Squadron RAF
576 SqnNo. 576 Squadron RAF
577 SqnNo. 577 Squadron RAF
578 SqnNo. 578 Squadron RAF
58 OTUNo. 58 Operational Training Unit RAF
58 SqnNo. 58 Squadron RAF
582 SqnNo. 582 Squadron RAF
587 SqnNo. 587 Squadron RAF
59 OTUNo. 59 Operational Training Unit RAF
59 SqnNo. 59 Squadron RAF
595 SqnNo. 595 Squadron RAF
6 EFTSNo. 6 Elementary Flying Training School
6 FTSNo. 6 Flying Training School RAF
6 FTSNo. 6 Flying Training School
6 FTSNo. 6 Flying Training School RAF
6 Gp Comm FltNo. 6 Group Communication Flight
6 MUNo. 6 Maintenance Unit RAF
6 OTUNo. 6 Operational Training Unit RAF
6 RFSNo. 6 Reserve Flying School
6 SFTSNo. 6 Service Flying Training School
6 SqnNo. 6 Squadron RAF
6 Sqn RAAFNo. 6 Squadron RAAF
60 OTUNo. 60 Operational Training Unit RAF
60 SqnNo. 60 Squadron RAF
600 SqnNo. 600 Squadron RAF
601 SqnNo. 601 Squadron RAF
602 SqnNo. 602 Squadron RAF
603 SqnNo. 603 Squadron RAF
604 SqnNo. 604 Squadron RAF
605 SqnNo. 605 Squadron RAF
606 SqnNo. 606 Squadron RAF
607 SqnNo. 607 Squadron RAF
608 SqnNo. 608 (North Riding) Squadron RAF
608 SqnNo. 608 Squadron RAF
609 SqnNo. 609 Squadron RAF
609 SqnNo. 609 (West Riding) Squadron RAF
609 SqnNo. 609 Squadron RAF
61 Grp Comm FltNo. 61 Group Communication Flight
61 OTUNo. 61 Operational Training Unit RAF
61 SqnNo. 61 Squadron RAF
610 SqnNo. 610 Squadron RAF
611 SqnNo. 611 Squadron RAF
612 SqnNo. 612 Squadron RAF
613 SqnNo. 613 Squadron RAF
614 SqnNo. 614 Squadron RAF
614A SqnNo. 614A Squadron RAF
615 SqnNo. 615 Squadron RAF
616 SqnNo. 616 Squadron RAF
617 SqnNo. 617 Squadron RAF
618 SqnNo. 618 Squadron RAF
619 SqnNo. 619 Squadron RAF
62 Grp Comm FltNo. 62 Group Communication Flight
62 SqnNo. 62 Squadron RAF
62? SqnNo. 62? Squadron RAF
620 SqnNo. 620 Squadron RAF
621 SqnNo. 621 Squadron RAF
622 SqnNo. 622 Squadron RAF
622 Sqn & AirworkNo. 622 Squadron RAF?&?Airwork Ltd.
623 SqnNo. 623 Squadron RAF
624 SqnNo. 624 Squadron RAF
625 SqnNo. 625 Squadron RAF
626 SqnNo. 626 Squadron RAF
627 SqnNo. 627 Squadron RAF
628 SqnNo. 628 Squadron RAF
629 Sqn (not formed)No. 629 Squadron RAF
63 Grp Comm FltNo. 63 Group Communication Flight
63 OTUNo. 63 Operational Training Unit RAF
63 SqnNo. 63 Squadron RAF
630 SqnNo. 630 Squadron RAF
631 SqnNo. 631 Squadron RAF
632 Sqn (not formed)No. 632 Squadron RAF
635 SqnNo. 635 Squadron RAF
636 Sqn (not formed)No. 636 Squadron RAF
637 Sqn (not formed)No. 637 Squadron RAF
638 Sqn (not formed)No. 638 Squadron RAF
639 SqnNo. 639 Squadron RAF
64 Grp Comm FltNo. 64 Group Communication Flight
64 SqnNo. 64 Squadron RAF
640 SqnNo. 640 Squadron RAF
641 Sqn (not formed)No. 641 Squadron RAF
642 Sqn (not formed)No. 642 Squadron RAF
643Sqn (not formed)No. 643 Squadron RAF
644 SqnNo. 644 Squadron RAF
645 Sqn (not formed)No. 645 Squadron RAF
646 Sqn (not formed)No. 646 Squadron RAF
647 Sqn (not formed)No. 647 Squadron RAF
648 Sqn (not formed)No. 648 Squadron RAF
649 Sqn (not formed)No. 649 Squadron RAF
65 SqnNo. 65 Squadron RAF
650 SqnNo. 650 Squadron RAF
651 SqnNo. 651 Squadron RAF
652 SqnNo. 652 Squadron RAF
654 SqnNo. 654 Squadron RAF
655 SqnNo. 655 Squadron RAF
657 SqnNo. 657 Squadron RAF
66 Grp Comm FltNo. 66 Group Communication Flight
66 SqnNo. 66 Squadron RAF
660 SqnNo. 660 Squadron RAF
661 SqnNo. 661 Squadron RAF
662 SqnNo. 662 Squadron RAF
663 SqnNo. 663 Squadron RAF
664 SqnNo. 664 Squadron RAF
666 SqnNo. 666 Squadron RAF
667 SqnNo. 667 Squadron RAF
67 SqnNo. 67 Squadron RAF
679 SqnNo. 679 Squadron RAF
68 SqnNo. 68 Squadron RAF
69 SqnNo. 69 Squadron RAF
691 SqnNo. 691 Squadron RAF
692 SqnNo. 692 Squadron RAF
7 (Belgian AF) SqnNo. 7 (Belgian AF) Squadron RAF
7 ANSNo. 7 Air Navigation School
7 EFTSNo. 7 Elementary Flying Training School
7 FTSNo. 7 Flying Training School RAF
7 FTSNo. 7 Flying Training School
7 FTSNo. 7 Flying Training School RAF
7 FTSNo. 7 Flying Training School
7 RFSNo. 7 Reserve Flying School
7 SFTSNo. 7 Service Flying Training School
7 Sqn RAAFNo. 7 Squadron RAAF
7 Sqn SAAF7 Squadron SAAF
70 SqnNo. 70 Squadron RAF
72 SqnNo. 72 Squadron RAF
74Wg. Cal. FltNo. 74 Wing Calibration Flight
75 SqnNo. 75 Squadron RAF
75Wg. Cal. FltNo. 75 Wing Calibration Flight
76 Wg Cal FltNo. 76 Wing Calibration Flight
76Wg. Cal. FltNo. 76 Wing Calibration Flight
77 SqnNo. 77 Squadron RAF
77 Sqn & 271 SqnNo. 77 Squadron RAF?&?No. 271 Squadron RAF
77 Sqn & 31 SqnNo. 77 Squadron RAF?&?No. 31 Squadron RAF
78 SqnNo. 78 Squadron RAF
79 SqnNo. 79 Squadron RAF
8 (A) FTSNo. 8 (Advanced) Flying Training School
8 (A)FTSNo. 8 (Advanced) Flying Training School
8 EFTSNo. 8 Elementary Flying Training School
8 FTSNo. 8 Flying Training School
8 FTSNo. 8 Flying Training School RAF
8 Gp Comm FltNo. 8 Group Communication Flight
8 MUNo. 8 Maintenance Unit RAF
8 OTUNo. 8 Operational Training Unit RAF
8 RFSNo. 8 Reserve Flying School
8 SqnNo. 7 Squadron RAF
8 SqnNo. 8 Squadron RAF
8 SqnNo. 7 Squadron RAF
8 SqnNo. 8 Squadron RAF
8 Sqn RAAFNo. 8 Squadron RAAF
80 SqnNo. 70 Squadron RAF
80 SqnNo. 80 Squadron RAF
8016 FltNo. 1680 Flight RAF
81 OTUNo. 81 Operational Training Unit RAF
81 SqnNo. 71 Squadron RAF
81 SqnNo. 81 Squadron RAF
81 SqnNo. 71 Squadron RAF
82 OTUNo. 82 Operational Training Unit RAF
82 SqnNo. 72 Squadron RAF
82 SqnNo. 82 Squadron RAF
82 SqnNo. 72 Squadron RAF
82 SqnNo. 82 Squadron RAF
83 Gp Comm FltNo. 83 Group Communication Flight
83 Gp SUNo. 83 Group Support Unit
83 OTUNo. 83 Operational Training Unit RAF
83 SqnNo. 83 Squadron RAF
83 SqnNo. 73 Squadron RAF
83 SqnNo. 83 Squadron RAF
83 SqnNo. 73 Squadron RAF
84 Gp Comm FltNo. 84 Group Communication Flight
84 OTUNo. 84 Operational Training Unit RAF
84 SqnNo. 74 Squadron RAF
84 SqnNo. 84 Squadron RAF
84 SqnNo. 74 Squadron RAF
84 SqnNo. 84 Squadron RAF
84 SqnNo. 74 Squadron RAF
84 SqnNo. 84 Squadron RAF
85 Gp Comm FltNo. 85 Group Communication Flight
85 OTUNo. 85 Operational Training Unit RAF
85 OTUNo. 80 Operational Training Unit RAF
85 OTUNo. 85 Operational Training Unit RAF
85 SqnNo. 75 Squadron RAF
85 SqnNo. 85 Squadron RAF
86 SqnNo. 86 Squadron RAF
86 SqnNo. 76 Squadron RAF
86 SqnNo. 86 Squadron RAF
87 Gp Comm FltNo. 87 Group Communication Flight
87 SqnNo. 87 Squadron RAF
87 SqnNo. 77 Squadron RAF
87 Wg Comm FltNo. 87 Wing Communication Flight
88 Gp Comm FltNo. 88 Group Communication Flight
88 SqnNo. 78 Squadron RAF
88 SqnNo. 88 Squadron RAF
88 SqnNo. 78 Squadron RAF
89 SqnNo. 89 Squadron RAF
89 SqnNo. 79 Squadron RAF
9 (A) FTSNo. 9 (Advanced) Flying Training School
9 (A)FTSNo. 9 (Advanced) Flying Training School
9 AFTSNo. 9 Advanced Flying Training School
9 FTSNo. 9 Flying Training School
9 Gp TTFNo. 9 Group Target Towing Flight
9 MUNo. 9 Maintenance Unit RAF
9 RFSNo. 9 Reserve Flying School
9 SqnNo. 9 Squadron RAF
90 SqnNo. 90 Squadron RAF
91 SqnNo. 91 Squadron RAF
92 SqnNo. 92 Squadron RAF
93 SqnNo. 93 Squadron RAF
94 SqnNo. 94 Squadron RAF
94 SqnNo. 95 Squadron RAF
94 SqnNo. 94 Squadron RAF
95 SqnNo. 95 Squadron RAF
956 SqnNo. 695 Squadron RAF
96 SqnNo. 96 Squadron RAF
97 SqnNo. 97 Squadron RAF
98 SqnNo.98 Squadron RAF
98 SqnNo. 98 Squadron RAF
99 SqnNo. 99 Squadron RAF
A/SWDUAir / Sea Warfare Development Unit
A/SWDUAir/Sea Warfare Development Unit
A& AEEAeroplane & Armament Experimental Establishment
A&AEEAeroplane & Armament Experimental Establishment
Ab UASAberdeen University Air Squadron
Aber UASAberdeen University Air Squadron
ACSAirfield Controllers School
ADLSAir Dispatch Letter Squadron
AFDEAir Fighting Development Establishment
AFDUAir Fighting Development Unit
AFEEAirborne Forces Experimental Establishment
AOPSAir Observation Post School
APS AcklingtonArmament Practice Station Acklington
AT SqnAir Training Squadron
B App SBeam Approach School
BAFO Comm SqnBritish Air Forces of Occupation Communication Squadron
BAFO Comm Sqn.British Air Forces of Occupation Communication Squadron
BAFO Comm WgBritish Air Forces of Occupation Communication Wing
BBUBomb Ballistic Unit
BC Comm SqnBomber Command Communication Squadron
BCDUBomber Command Development Unit
BCFUBomber Command Film Unit
BCIR&E FltBomber Command Instrument Rating and Examining Flight
BCISBomber Command Instructors School
Birm UASBirmingham University Air Squadron
BOACBritish Overseas Airways Corporation
Brist UASBristol University Air Squadron
BSDUBomber Support Development Unit
BTUBombing Trials Unit
Camb UASCambridge University Air Squadron
CBECentral Bomber Establishment
CCFAUCoastal Command Fighter Affiliation Unit
CCFISCoastal Command Flying Instructors School
CCISCoastal Command Instructors School
CFECentral Fighter Establishment
CFSCentral Flying School
CGSCentral Gunnery School
CN & CSCentral Navigation and Control School
CNSCentral Navigation School
Coastal Cmd Comm FltCoastal Command Communication Flight
Colerne Comm. Sqn.Colerne Communication Squadron RAF
CSECentral Signals Establishment
CST FltCanberra Standardisation and Training Flight
Der UASDerby University Air Squadron
Dur UASDurham University Air Squadron
EAASEmpire Air Armament School
EANSEmpire Air Navigation School
ECFSEmpire Central Flying School
Edin UASEdinburgh University Air Squadron
EFSEmpire Flying School
ERSEmpire Radio School
ES Comm FltEssex Sector Communication Flight
ETPSEmpire Test Pilots School
FCC&RSFighter Command Control and Reporting School
FCCFTSFighter Command Communication Flight Training School
FCCSTSFighter Command Communication Squadron Training School
FIUFighter Interception Unit
FLSFighter Leaders School
FRSFlying Refresher School
FTCC FltFlying Training Command Communication Flight
Glas UASGlasgow University Air Squadron
GPTFGlider Pick-up Training Flight
GPUT FltGlider pick-up Training Flight
GRUGunnery Research Unit
HC FltHornet Conversion Flight
HOCFHelicopter Operational Conversion Flight
HQ RAF NI Comm FltHeadquarters Royal Air Force Northern Ireland Communication Flight
JASS FltJoint Anti-Submarine School Flight
K Flt 1 AACUK Flight 1 Anti-Aircraft Co-operation Unit
LASLight Aeroplane School
Leeds UASLeeds University Air Squadron
Liv UASLiverpool University Air Squadron
Lon UASLondon University Air Squadron
Lond UASLondon University Air Squadron
LTFLightning Training Flight
M Flt 1 AACUM Flight 1 Anti-Aircraft Co-operation Unit
Maint Cmd Comm FltMaintenance Command Communication Flight
Man UASManchester University Air Squadron
MC SqnMetropolitan Communication Squadron
Met Comm SqnMetropolitan Communication Squadron
Metro Comm FltMetropolitan Communication Flight
Metro Comm. Sqn.Metropolitan Communication Squadron RAF
MFUMerchant Flying Unit
MOTUMaritime Operational Training Unit
MSFUMerchant Ship Flying Unit
N-ES Comm FltNorth-East Sector Communication Flight
Nott UASNottingham University Air Squadron
NTUNavigation Training Unit
OATSOfficers Advanced Training School
Ox UASOxford University Air Squadron
Oxf UASOxford University Air Squadron
P Flt 1 AACUP Flight 1 Anti-Aircraft Co-operation Unit
PAUPilotless Aircraft Unit
Perth UASPerth University Air Squadron
PFTPolish Fighting Team
PRDUPhotographic Reconnaissance Development Unit
PRUPhotographic Reconnaissance Unit
PTUParachute Test Unit
Qu UASQueens University Air Squadron
Queens FltQueens Flight RAF
Queens UASQueens University Air Squadron
R Flt, 1 AACUR Flight, No. 1 Anti-aircraft Co-operation Unit
RAF (Bel) TSRAF (Belgian) Training School
RAF Coll FTSRAF College Flying Training School
RAF Fng CollRAF Flying College
RAF NI Comm FltRoyal Air Force Northern Ireland Communication Flight
RAF SC FltRAF Staff College Flight
RAFTCRoyal Air Force Technical College
Res Cmd Comm Sqn.Reserve Command Communication Squadron
RWERadio Warfare Establishment
S of ASRSchool of Air Sea Rescue
S OF ATCSchool of Air Traffic Control
S OF FCSchool of Flying Control
S OF MRSchool of Maritime Reconnaissance
S of PSchool of Photography
S of PhotSchool of Photography
S&RTUSurvival and Rescue Training Unit
SCH Comm. Sqn.Supreme Commanders Headquarters Communication Squadron RAF
SFUSignals Flying Unit
Silver CitySilver City Airways
Soton UASSouthampton University Air Squadron
SS Comm FltSouthern Sector Communication Flight
St And UASSt. Andrews University Air Squadron
St. And UASSt. Andrews University Air Squadron
Swan UASSwansea University Air Squadron
TT Cmd Comm FltTechnical Training Command Communication Flight
TTTETri-National Tornado Training Establishment
U o LASUniversity of London Air Squadron
ULUASUniversity of London Air Squadron
Unit ShorthandUnit
WCUWashington Conversion Unit RAF
Wolv UASWolverhampton University Air Squadron
WT FltWessex Training Flight
WTUWarwick Training Unit
Yates UASYatesbury University Air Squadron
107 ETC RACRegiments, Royal Armoured Corps
10Cav10h Queen Victoria's Own Frontier Force (Guides Cavalry) Regiment
10H10th Royal Hussars (Prince of Wales's Own) Regiment
11Cav11th Prince Albert Victor's Own Cavalry (Frontier Force) Regiment
11H11th Hussars (Prince Albert's Own) Regiment
11thIFofC11th Regiment (Irish Fusiliers of Canada)
12Cav12th Sam Browne's Cavalry (Depot Regiment)
12D12th Manitoba Dragoons
12L12th Royal Lancers (Prince of Wales's) Regiment
13/18H13th/18th Hussars (Queen Mary's Own) Regiment
13Cav13th Duke of Connaught's Own Lancers Regiment
14/20H14th/20th Hussars Regiment
14Cav14th Prince of Wales#s Own Cavalry (Scinde Horse) Regiment
14H14th Canadian Light Horse regiment
15/19H15th/19th The King's Royal Hussars Regiment
15Cav15th Lancers (Depot Regiment)
15H15th Alberta Light Horse Regiment
15thALI15th Regiment (Argyll Light Infantry)
16/22H16th/22nd Saskatchewan Horse Regiment
16/5L16th/5th Lancers Regiment
16Cav16th Light Cavalry Regiment
17/21L17th/21st Lancers Regiment
17Cav17th Queen Victoria's Own Cavalry (Poona Horse) Regiment
17CH17th Duke of York's Royal Canadian Hussars (7th Reconnaissance Regiment)
17H17th Duke of York?s Royal Canadian Hussars Regiment
18Cav18th King Edward VII's Own Cavalry Regiment
19Cav19th King George V's Own Lancers
19D19th Alberta Dragoons Regiment
1BPound(s)
1Cav1st Duke of York's Own Cavalry (Skinner's Horse) Regiment
1st DivDeck Division, Forward 5" Guns
1stMusFirst Musician
2 I/CSecond-in-Command
2 SUBSecond Subaltern
2/10 D2nd/10th Dragoons Regiment
20Cav20th Lancers (Depot Regiment)
21AG21st Army Group
21Cav21st King George V's Own Horse (Central India Horse)
22 DGNS22nd Dragoons
22D22nd Dragoons Regiment
23H23rd Hussars Regiment
24L24th Lancers Regiment
25 DGNSDGNS 25th Dragoons
25D25th Dragoons
26H26th Hussars Regiment
27L27th Lancers Regiment
29thHLI29th Regiment (Highland Light Infantry of Canada)
2Cav2nd Royal Lancers (Gardner's Horse) Regiment
2ICSecond in command
2nd DivDeck Division, 40mm Guns
2ndCOR2nd Battalion (Central Ontario Regiment)
3 DG3rd Carabiniers (Prince of Wales Dragoon Guards)
3Cav3rd Cavalry Regiment
3CLY3rd County of London Yeomanry (Sharpshooters) Regiment
3DG3rd Carabiniers (Prince of Wales's Dragoon Guards) Regiment
3H3rd The King's Own Hussars Regiment
3rd DivDeck Division, Aft 5" Guns
4/7 DG4th/7th Royal Dragoon Guards
4/7DG4th/7th Royal Dragoon Guards Regiment
404S404s
48(ETC) R TKSBattalions, Royal Tank Regiment
48(ETC) RECCE REGTRegiments Reconnaissance Corps
4Cav4th Duke of Cambridges Own Lancers (Hodson's Horse) Regiment
4CLY4th County of London Yeomanry (Sharpshooters) Regiment
4H4th The Queen's Own Hussars Regiment
4th DivMarine Detachment, Port 20mm Guns
5Cav5th King Edwardd VII's Own Lancers (Probyn's Horse) Regiment
5DG5th Royal Inniskilling Dragoon Guards
5DG (5Innis)5th Royal Inniskilling Dragoon Guards Regiment
5th DivDeck Division, Ordnance handling, Starboard 20mm Guns
60thVRC60th Battalion (Victoria Rifles of Canada)
6Cav6th Duke of Connaught's Own Lancers (Watson's Horse) Regiment
6CIRUNumber 6 Canadian Infantry Reinforcement Unit
6H6th Duke of Connaught?s Royal Canadian Hussars Regiment
7/11H7th/11th Hussars Regiment
7Cav7th Light Cavalry Regiment
7H7th The Queen's Own Hussars Regiment
8Cav8th King George V's Own Light Cavalry Regiment
8H8th King's Royal Irish Hussars Regiment
8NLH8th Princess Louise?s New Brunswick Hussars Regiment
9CavThe Royal Deccan Horse (9th Horse) Regiment
9L9th Queen's Royal Lancers Regiment
A & SHArgyle and Sutherland Highlanders (Princess Louise's)
A DivEvaporators, boats, auxilaries, ice machines
A PERAnti-personnel
A-tkAnti-tank
A-V (G)Aviation officers of the Volunteer Reserve appointed for general service.
A-V (N)Officers commissioned in the Volunteer Reserve and designated as naval aviators upon completion of training as aviation cadets.
A-V (RS)2Aviation officers of the Volunteer Reserve experienced in electrical engineering.
A-V (T)2Aviation officers of the Volunteer Reserve who formerly were civil aviation pilots or aviators of the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, or Coast Guard.
A. & S.H. of C.The Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders of Canada (Princess Louise's)
A. Fd. Coy.Army Field Company (A Fd Coy)
A. Gp.Army Group
A. TankAnti-Tank
A.A.Anti-Aircraft (AA)
A.C.M.Air Chief Marshal
A.C.R.CAircrew Receiving Centre
A.C.VArmoured command vehicle
A.D.A.G.Assistant Deputy Adjutant General
A.E.A.F.Allied Expeditionary Air Force
A.F.V.Armoured Fighting Vehicles (AFV)
A.G.Adjutant General
A.G.R.A.Army Group, Royal Artillery
A.G.R.E.Army Group, Royal Engineers
A.H.Q.Army Headquarters
A.N.C.X.F.Allied Naval Commander-in-Chief, Expeditionary Force
A.P.C.Armoured personnel carrier
A.S.S.U.Air Support Signal Unit
A.T.S.Auxiliary Territorial Service (ATS)
A.tk.Anti-Tank
A.V.R.E.Assault Vehicle, Royal Engineers
A/a/
A/Assistant
A/Acting (Rank) - higher rank held on a temporary basis - also known as a brevet rank for officers
A/ (rank)Acting
A/AAnti-aircraft
A/AArmy Act
A/BandsmnAssisting Bandsman
A/BlkmthActing Blacksmith
A/CAircraft
A/CAir Commodore
A/CAnti-Aircraft
A/CAir Crew
A/C/MAir Chief Marshall
A/CaptActing Captain
A/CDREAir Commodore
A/CNAS(E)Assistant Chief of Naval Administration and Supply (Equipment)
A/DMinAssistant Deputy Minister
A/DNSAssistant Director of Naval Stores
A/EAeronautical Engineering in the Fleet Air Arm
A/EAActing Electrical Artificer
A/ERAActing Engine Room Artificer
A/GAnti-Gas
A/JoinerActing Joiner
A/MAir Marshall
A/NCSOActing Naval Control Service Officer
A/OAActing Ordnance Artificer
A/pAll Purpose
A/PlbrActing Plumber
A/PntrActing Painter
A/RAActing Radio Artificer
A/SAnti Submarine
A/SAnti-Submarine
A/SAAnti-Submarine Artificer
A/SDAnti-Submarine Detector
A/SecAssistant Secretary
A/ShptActing Shipwright
A/SLTActing Sub-Lieutenant
A/SO(CO)Acting Staff Officer (Combined Operations)
A/SRAir Sea Rescue
A/SSFOAnti-Submarine Ship Fitting Officer
A/STTVAnti-Submarine Target Towing Vessels
A/SYachtAnti-Submarine Yacht
A/TAnti-Tank
A/TAnti-Torpedo
A/Tk.Anti-Tank
A/V/MAir Vice-Marshall
A&AEEAeroplane and Armament Experimental/Evaluation Establishment
A&DbooksAdmission & Discharge Books
A&FFAcceptance & Ferry Flight (129-Trenton)
A&GSArmament & Gunnery School
A&IEUArmament & Instrument Experimental Unit
A&QAdministrative Branches of the Staff
A&QAdministrative Branches to the Staff
A&SH (ASH)The Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders Regiment (Princess Louise's)
A&SHighArgyle & Sutherland Highlanders of Canada (Princess Louise's)
A&SHofCArgyll & Sutherland Highlanders Regiment of Canada (Princess Louise?s)
A&TAdministration and Training
A&T StaffAdministrative and Training Staff
AAAnti-Aircraft; or Approving authority; or Air Attache or Army Act
AAAntiaircraft
AAAnti-Aircraft Rate
AAAssistant Adjutant
AAActive Army
AAAnti-Aircraft
AAArmy Act
AA(MG)BRCAAnti-Aircraft (Machine Gun) Battery, Royal Canadian Artillery
AA(MG)BRCASTAnti-Aircraft (Machine Gun) Battery, Royal Canadian Artillery Searchlight Troop
AA(MG)TRCAAnti-Aircraft (Machine Gun) Troop, Royal Canadian Artillery
AA/SAActing Anti-Submarine Artificer
AA&CDAnti-Aircraft Coast Defence
AA&QMGAssistant Adjutant and Quartermaster-General
AAAAnti-Aircraft Artillery
AAAAppointed Assistant Adjutant
AAAFCRCAAnti-Aircraft Artillery Formation Camp, Royal Canadian Artillery
AAARCArtillery Anti-Aircraft Reinforcement Camp
AAB"Z"FAnti-Aircraft Battery "Z" Force (Iceland)
AABS/LTRCAAnti-Aircraft Battery Searchlight Troop, Royal Canadian Artillery
AABSRCCSAnti-Aircraft Brigade Signals, Royal Canadian Corps of Signals
AABW/SRCOCAnti-Aircraft Brigade Workshop, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
AACArmy Air Corps; Anti Aircraft Co-operation
AACCArmy Air Corps Center
AACFAnti-aircraft Co-operation Flight
AACTDCArmy Air Corpse Tactical Development Center
AACUAnti Aircraft Co-operation Unit
AADAdvance ammunition dept
AADArmy Air Defense
AAEEAeroplane and Armament Experimental Establishment
AAFArmy Airfield; or Auxiliary Air Force; or Anti-Aircraft Flight; or Allied Air Force
AAFCEAllied Air Forces Central Europe
AAFNEAllied Air Forces Northern Europe
AAFSEAllied Air Forces Southern Europe
AAGAssistant Adjutant-General
AAGORRCAAnti-Aircraft Gun Operations Room, Royal Canadian Artillery
AAGSAir Armament & Gas School
AAIAllied Armies in Italy
AAITSAirmen Aircrew Initial Training School
AAMCAustralian Army Medical Corps
AAMGAntiaircraft Machine Gun
AANSAustralian Army Nursing Service
AANSArmy Auxiliary Nursing Service
AAOCAustralian Army Ordnance Corps
AAORAntiaircraft Operations Room
AAPAnti-Armour Platoon; or Air to Air Missile; or Aircraft Acceptance Park; or Army Aircraft Park
AAPCAnti-Aircraft Practice Camp
AARAir-to Air Refueling
AARRCAAnti-Aircraft Regiment, Royal Canadian Artillery
AASAir Armament School
AAS/LCoyAnti-Aircraft Searchlight Company
AASFAdvanced Air Striking Force (1939/40)
AATEAir Armament trials Establishment
AATT&DCArmy Air Transport Training & Development Center
AATTFAnti-Aircraft and Target Towing Flight
AAUAir Ambulance Unit; or Aircraft Acceptance Unit; or Aircraft Assembly Unit
AAUS&FWTCAnti-Aircraft Unit Staging & Fortress Weapon Training Camp
AAWAnti-Air Warfare
ABAirborne
ABArmy book
ABAble Seaman
ABAviation Branch
ABAble Seaman
ABCAirborne Cigar (transmitter aboard aircraft which jammed German fighter control frequencies)
ABC DEFENCEDefence Atomic Biological Chemical Defence
ABCAArmy Bureau of Currrent Affairs
ABCDAtomic, Biological, Chemical & Defensive Warfare Course
ABERS.Aberdeenshire
ABGS(ME)Air Bombing & Gunnery School (Middle East)
ABOCRCOCArmoured Brigade Ordnance Company, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
ABPOArmy Base Post Office, Canadian Postal Corps
ABPostalAble Seaman (Postal)
ABranchAdjutant General's Branch
AbsAbsent, Absence
ABTFAir Bombing Training Flight
ABW/SRCOCAdvanced Base Workshop (Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps)
ACArmy Cooperation
ACAircraftman
ACAircraft Controlman
ACArmourer's Crew
ACArmoured Car
ACAmbulance Corps
ACArmy Corps
ACAircraft Carrier
AC-LTActing Lieutenant
AC-OSAILSArmy Co-operative Squad Air Intelligence Liaison Section
AC-QMActing Quarter Master
AC-SEActing Sergeant
AC&RAppointments, Commissions and Rewards
AC&WSqnAircraft Control & Warning Squadron
AC1Aircraftman First Class
AC1Aircraftman 1st Class
AC2Aircraftman Second Class
AC2Aircraftman 2nd Class
ACACAircrew Allocation Center
ACATCAir Cadets Adventure Training Center
ACAVArmored Cavalry Assault Vehicle
ACBOActing Bombardier
ACCArmy Co-operation Command; or Allied Control Commission; or Air Control Center; or Armored Car Company
ACCArmy Catering Corps
ACCAnglican Church of Canada
ACC(I)Atlantic Convoy Conference Minutes
ACCFArmy Co-operation Command Communication Flight
ACCGSAir Cadet Central Gliding School
AccKdAccidentally Killed
ACCNAccommodation
ACCPTActing Captain
ACCUAirborne Car Contact Unit
ACDCAircrew Dispatch Center
ACDUArmy Co-operation Development Unit
ACDU (ME)(ME) Air Combat Development Unit (Middle East)
ACDWAir Crew Disposal Wing
ACEMAviation Chief Electrician's Mate
ACFAir Command Far East
ACFAWFAir Command Fare East All Weather Flight
ACFSSAir Cadets Flying Scholarship Scheme
ACGArmy Chaplain General
ACGFSOCAir Cadet Gliding Flight Safety Officer's Course
ACGSAssistant Chief of the General Staff
ACGS(OR)Assistant Chief of the General Staff (Operational Requirements)
ACHAir Craft Hand
ACHAdvanced Chain Home
ACHQAir Command Headquarters
ACHRCAMCAlton Convalescent Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
ACHUAircrew Holding Unit
ACHUArmoured Corps Holding Unit
ACIArmy Council Instruction
ACIAFAppraisal Course Interim Army Force
ACISAir Council Instructions
ACKAcknowledge, acknowledged or acknowledgment
ACkAssistant Cook
AckAckAnti-Aircraft
ACMAir Chief Marshal
ACMAviation Chief Metalsmith
ACMFAllied Central Mediterranean Force
ACMMAviation Chief Machinist's Mate
ACNIAssistant Commander of Naval Information
ACNSAssistant Chief of the Naval Staff
ACOAdvanced Chain Overseas (radar)
ACOAir Cadet Organization
ACOAir Cadet Officer
ACO-WPAArea Commandant Order - Work Point Area
ACOLArea Coordinator of Official Languages
ACOMAviation Chief Ordnanceman
ACOpAircraft Control Operator
ACPAir Cadet Publication (derived from APs); or Aerodrome Control Pilot
ACPLofHActing Corporal of Horse
ACPNTSAir Cadets Pilot Navigation Training Scheme
ACRAirfield Control Radar
ACRArmoured Car Regiment
ACR(RCD)Armoured Car Regiment, Royal Canadian Dragoons
ACR(RCD)APArmoured Car Regiment, Royal Canadian Dragoons Advanced Party
ACRCAir Crew Reception Centre
ACRC (ME)(ME) Air Crew Reception Centre Middle East
ACRMAviation Chief Radioman
ACRMAviation Chief Radioman
ACRSAir Crew Refresher School
ACRTAviation Chief Radio Technician
ACSAirfield Construction Squadron
ACSAir Control Squadron
ACSAir Cadet Squadron
ACSDistinguishing Letters on Files of Joint Service Committee, Atlantic Coast
ACSAtlantic Command Signals
ACSAILSCASFAtlantic Command Squadron Army Intelligence Liaison Section, Canadian Active Service Force
ACSBAir Crew Selection Board
ACSEAAir Command South East Asia
ACSEA/ASSAir Command South East Asia Air Service Squadron
ACSICAtlantic Command Security Intelligence Section
ACSILSAtlantic Command Squadron Intelligence Liaison Section
ACSqnArmy Co-operation Squadron (Royal Canadian Air Force)
ACSUActing Surgeon
ActActing (Rank)
ACTAnnual Camp Training
ACTCAir Cadet Training Centre
ACUArmy Cooperation Unit
ACUAir Conditioning Unit
ACUAircrew Conditioning Units
ACVArmoured Command Vehicle
ACVArmoured Cavalry Vehicle
ACVAircraft Carrier Vessels
ACYCCorpsArmy Cyclist Corps
ADAircraft Depot; or Air Defence; or After duty
ADAdministration & Discipline (Director of Organization)
ADArvida Defences
ADAir Radio Mechanic (Air Radar)
AD CORPSArmy Dental Corps
AD(Svy)Assistant Director of Surveys
AD&MAdvanced Driving and Maintenance
AD&MSAdvanced Driving and Maintenance School
AD&MTCRCARAdvanced Driving and Maintenance Training Centre, Royal Canadian Artillery Reinforcements
ADAGAssistant Deputy Adjutant-General
ADATSAir Defense Anti-Tank System
ADB(RdeC)CICECAirfield Defence Battalion (Regiment de Chateauguay) Canadian Infantry Corps, East Coast
ADCAide de Campe
ADCArmy Dental Corps
ADCAir Defence Centre/Aide de Camp
ADCAide-de-Camp
ADCAerodrome Defence Company
ADCCAir Defence Cadet Corps (established 1938, see ATC)
ADCP(N)Assistant Director Civilian Personnel (Navy)
ADCSAir Defence Cooperation Squadron
ADDRSDAddressed
ADDSAssistant Director of Dental Services
ADEDAssistant Director of Engineer Development
ADEMAir Defences Eastern Mediterranean
ADESAssistant Director of Educational Services
ADESAssistant Director of Engineer Services
ADFAircraft Delivery Flight
ADF(U)Aircraft Delivery Flight (Unit)
ADGBAir Defence of Great Britain (= Fighter Command)
ADGEAir Defence Ground Environment
ADHOC(G)Ad Hoc Greek Battalion
ADIOAssistant Director of Internment Operations
ADJAdjutant
AdjAdjutant - administrative assistant to a commanding officer
ADJTAdjutant
AdjtAdjutant - administrative assistant to a commanding officer
ADLSAir Despatch Letter Service
ADLSAir Delivery Letter Service
ADMAdministration or administrative
ADMAdministration
ADMAssistant Deputy Minister; or Air Defence Missile
ADMAdmiral or General
AdmAdministration
AdmAdmitted - soldiers entering hospital for medical treatment
ADMAssistant Deputy Minister
Adm.Administration
Adm'dAdmitted
ADM(FIN CS)CS) Assistant Deputy Minister (Finance and Corporate Services)
ADM(HR-CIV)Assistant Deputy Minister (Human Resources Civilian)
ADM(HR-MIL)Assistant Deputy Minister (Human Resources -Military)
ADM(IE)Assistant Deputy Minister (Infrastructure and Environment)
ADM(IM)Assistant Deputy Minister (Information Management)
ADM(MAT)Assistant Deputy Minister (Materiel)
ADM(N)Assistant Deputy Minister (Naval)
ADM(PA)Assistant Deputy Minister (Public Affairs)
AdmClkAdministrative Clerk
ADMGOAssistant Deputy Master General of Ordnance
AdminAdministration
ADMNAssistant Deputy Minister (Naval)
ADMSAssistant Director of Medical Services
ADNOAssistant Director Naval Ordnance
ADNPAssistant Director of Naval Personnel
ADOSAssistant Director of Ordnance Services
ADPAerodrome Defence Platoon
ADQMGAssistant Deputy Quartermaster General
ADQMG(AE)Assistant Deputy Quartermaster General (Army Equipment)
ADRCAPCAldershot Detachments, Royal Canadian Army Pay Corps
ADRCASCArea Detachment, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
Adrep.Administrative Report
ADRUAir Dispatch & Reception Unit
ADSAdvanced Dressing Station
ADSArmy Dressing Station
ADSRCSArmoured Divisional Signals, Royal Canadian Corps of Signals
ADTC(CAD)RCASCArmoured Division Troops Company (Canadian Armoured Division), Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
ADTCSRCASC(Armoured) Division Troop Carrying Section, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
ADTDAssistant Director Technical Division
ADTechAir Defence Technician
ADUAircraft Delivery Unit
ADUCAdvanced Driving Universal Carriers
ADVAdvance or advanced
AdvAdvance(d)
Adv.Advance
ADVSAssistant Director of Veterinary Services
AdvtrgAdvanced Training
ADW/SPACRCASCAdvanced Detachment Workshop Pl Art Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
AEAir Efficiency award
AEAlgerine Escorts
AEAESAir Electronics & Air Engineers School
AEAFAllied Expeditionary Air Force(s)
AECArmy Educational Corps
AECAssessment& Evaluation Centre
AECArmy Educational Corps
AECArmy Enlistment Centre
AEDAircraft Equipment Depot
AEDAmmunition Empties Detachment
AEFAir Experience Flight
AEFAllied Expeditionary Force
AEFAmerican Expeditionary Force
AEinCAssistant Engineer in Chief (Naval)
AEMAviation Electrician's Mate Inspect, maintain, repair and install all electrical equipment in aircraft.
AEMAir Engine Mechanic
AEM1cAviation Electrician's Mate, First Class
AEM2cAviation Electrician's Mate, Second Class
AEM3cAviation Electrician's Mate, Third Class
AEMEAustralian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
AEREAerospace Engineer
AerMAerographer's Mate Make weather observations. Read weather codes and signals.
AerM1cAerographer's Mate, First Class
AerM2cAerographer's Mater, Second Class
AerM3cAerographer's Mate, Third Class
AESAir Electronics School; or Armament Experimental Station
AETechAero Engine Technician
AEVArmoured Engineer Vehicle
AEWAirborne Early Warning
AFArmy form
AFAir Fitter
AFActive Force
AFBRCCSArmy Field Brigade, Royal Canadian Corps of Signals
AFCArmed Forces Council; or Australian Flying Corps; or Air Force Cross (medal)
AFCArmed Forces Council
AFCAir Force Cross
AFDAir Fields Defense
AFDEAir Fighting Development Establishment
AFDSAir Fighting Development Squadron, part of CFE
AFDUAir Fighting Development Unit
AFDU (S)(S)Air Fighting Development Unit/Squadron
AFEAirborne Forces Establishment
AFEEAirborne Forces Experimental Establishment
AFGAir Forces Gulf
AFHQAllied Forces Headquarters
AFHQAirfield Headquarters
AFHQAllied Forces Headquarters
AFHQAir Force Headquarters
AFMAir Force Medal
AFMAir Frame Mechanic
AFMAir Force Medal
AFOAdmiralty Fleet Orders
AFPacAllied Forces Pacific
AfrAfridi Battalion
AFRSArmed Forces Radio Service
AFRSArmy Field Regiment Signal
AFRSRCASCArmy Field Regiment Section, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
AFRUAdvance Flying & Refresher Unit
AFSAuxiliary Fighter Squadron
AFSAdvanced Flying School
AFS(ME)Advanced Flying School (Middle East)
AFSCArmed Forces Staff College
AFSCRCASCArmed Forces Sleeper Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
AFSI(I)Advanced Flying School (India)
AFSSArmy Field Security Section
AFTCCAir Force Troop Carrier Command
AFTDUAirborne Forces Tactical Development Unit
AFTechAirframe Technician
AFTSAdvanced Flying Training School
AFTUAdvanced Flying Training Unit; or Air Firing Training Unit
AFUAdvanced Flying Unit
AFUAir Fighting Unit
AFUAdvance Flying Unit
AFVArmoured fighting vehicle(s)
AFVArmoured Fighting Vehicle
AFVW/SSRCOCArmoured Fighting Vehicle Workshop Section, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
AFW/SRCOCArmy Field Workshop, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
AFWEAir Forces Western Europe
AGAnti-gas
AGAdjudant General
AGAir Gunner
AGAdjutant General
AGAir Gunner
AG1,2or3Adjutant General Staff Officer 1, 2 or 3
AGBAdjutant General's Base
AGBSAir Gunnery & Bombing School
AGCAdjutant Generals Corps
AGCBAwarded Good Conduct Badge
AGGTSAir Gunners Ground Training School
AGHU"A" Group Holding Unit
AGLAir Gun Laying
AGMEAircraft Gun Mounting Establishment
AGRAArmy Group RA (an artillery brigade)
AGRAArmy Group Royal Artillery
AGRCAArmy Group Royal Canadian Artillery
AGRCASArmy Group Royal Canadian Artillery Signals
AGREArmy Group, Royal Engineers
AGRSAdvanced Ground Radio School
AGRSAir & Ground Radio School
AGRU"A" Group Reinforcement Unit
AGSAir Gunners School; or Aircrew Grading School
AGS(ME/I)Air Gunners School (Middle East/India)
AGTAir Work & General Trading (part of the CRO)
AGTAdvanced Gliding Training (Air Cadets)
AGTSAir Graduate Training School
AGTSAircrew Graduate Training Schools
AGUAir work Grading Unit
AGYMSTArmy Gymnastic Staff
AHAircraft Handler
AHAdmiralty Fleet Order
AHCArmy Hospital Corps
AHQAir Headquarters
AHQArmy Headquarters
AHQ(I)Air Headquarters (India)
AHQCAPOArea Headquarters Canadian Army Post Office
AHUArtillery Holding Unit
AHUAdministrative and Holding Unit(s)
AIAirborne Interception night fighter radar equipment
AIAssistant Instructor
AIActing Interpreter
AIB"A" Infantry Battalion
AICAustralian Intelligence Corps
AICFAI Conversion Flight
AICVGofCAngler Internment Camp Veterans Guard of Canada
AIDAeronautical Inspection District
AIEMSuptAircraft Instrument and Electrical Maintenance Superintendent
AIEUArmament and Instrument Experimental Unit
AIFAustralian Imperial Forces
AIFAustralian Imperial Force
AIFVArmoured Infantry Fighting Vehicle
AIGAddress Indicating Group
AILS(A)DArmy Intelligence Liaison Section (Armoured) Division
AILSectionArmy Intelligence Liaison Section
AILSectionAir Intelligence Liaison Section
AIRAssistant Instructor's Regiment
Air Fmn. Sigs.Air Formation Signals (Air Fmn Sigs)
AirBAir Bomber
AirBosnAir Boatswain
AIRCOMAir Command (Airforce)
AirlineCoyAirline Company, Royal Engineers
AirTConAir Traffic Controller
AIRTPSAirborne troops
AISAir Interception School
AISAeronautical Inspectors School
AITAgreement on Internal Trade
AITC(R)Advanced Infantry Training Centre (Reserve)
AITFAI Training Flight
AJAGSAssistant Judge Advocates General
AKAAlso Known As
ALsec Air liaison section
ALAir Mechanic (Electrics)
AL/CPLActing Lance Corporal
ALCAssault Landing Craft
ALFSEAAllied Land Forces South East Asia
ALGAdvance Landing Ground
AlgAlgerine Escorts
AlgRAlgonquin Regiment
ALI(15th Regiment) Argyll Light Infantry
AllceAllowance
ALOAir Liaison Officer
ALOAustralian Liaison Officer (Air)
ALOCAdvanced Logistics Officers Course
AloquinsThe Algonquin Regiment
Alq. R.The Algonquin Regiment
ALQRAlgonquin Regiment
ALSAir Landing School (India)
AltaAlberta
AMAir Marshal; or Air Ministry
AMAviation Metalsmith Repair airplane metal parts. Know principles and theory of flying.
AMAir Mechanic (1st, 2nd or 3rd Class)
AMAlbert Medal
AMNaval Airman
Am'dAmended
AM(No)Admiralty Publication
AM1cAviation Metalsmith, First Class
AM2cAviation Metalsmith, Second Class
AM3cAviation Metalsmith, Third Class
AMAEAir Member for Aeronautical Engineering
AMAPAir Member Air Plan
AMASAir Member for Air Staff
AMBAmbulance
AMBArmoured Motor Battery
AMCArmed Merchant Cruiser
AMCAlberni Military Camp
AMCArnprior Military Camp
AMCArmy Medical Centre
AMCAustralian Medical Corps
AMCArmed Merchant Cruiser
AMCUAnti-Malarial Control Unit
AMDAuxiliary Manning Depot
AMDPAir Member for Development & Production
AMEArmament Maintenance Establishment
AMERCAArmament Maintenance Establishment, Royal Canadian Artillery
AMESAir Ministry Experimental Station (i.e. radar station)
AMESSAir Ministry Experimental Station (ground Radar Station)
AMFAustralian Military Forces
AMGOTAllied Military Government of Occupied Territories
AMHRCAMCAlberni Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
AMHRCAMCAldershot Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
AMHRCAMCAngler Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
AMHRCAMCArvida Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
AMMAviation Machinist's Mate Assemble, service and repair airplanes and airplane engines. Splice aircraft wiring. Know principles and theory of flying.
Amm.Ammunition
AMM1cAviation Machinist's Mate, First Class
AMM2cAviation Machinist's Mate, Second Class
AMM3cAviation Machinist's Mate, Third Class
AMMCAviation Machinist's Mate C Aviation carburetor mechanic.
AMMFAir Ministry Meteorological Flight
AMMFAviation Machinist's Mate F Aviation flight engineer.
AMMHAviation Machinist's Mate H Aviation hydraulic mechanic.
AMMIAviation Machinist's Mate I Aviation instrument mechanic.
AmmnColAmmunition Column
AmmoAmmunition
AMMPAviation Machinist's Mate P Aviation propeller mechanic.
AMNAmmunition
Amn.Ammunition
AMOAir Ministry Order; or Air Movement Order
AMORAnnual Military Occupation Review
AmoTechAmmunition Technician
AMPAir Member for Personnel
AMPCAuxiliary Military Pioneer Corps
AMPTEAmbulance Private
AMQAssistant Quartermaster General
AMSArmy Medical Staff
AMSAir Member for Supply
AMSAssistant Military Secretary
AMSCAdvanced Military Studies Course
AMSDUAir Ministry Servicing Development Unit
AMSuptAircraft Maintenance Superintendent
AMTAir Member for Training
AMTBAnti Motor Torpedo Boat
AMTRSArea Mechanical Transport Repair Shops
AMUAir Movements Unit
AMVAdvanced Modular Vehicle
AMWDAir Ministry Works Department
ANAir Mechanic (Engines)
ANAVAir Navigator
ANBSAir Navigation & Bombing School
ANDAdmiralty Net Defence
ANG.Anglesey
ANGLICOAir and Naval Gunfire Liason Company
ANGUSAngus
ANNXAnnexure
ANSAir Navigation School
ANSecAssistant Naval Secretary
Anti-tkAnti-tank
ANTRIMCounty Antrim
ANZACAustralian and New Zealand Army Corps
ANZACAustralia and New Zealand Army Corps
AOArmy Order
AOAfter Order
AOAir Mechanic (Ordnance)
AOAccountant Officer
AOArmy Order
AOCAir Officer Commanding; or Army Operations Course
AOCAir Officer Commanding
AOCArmy Ordnance Corps
AOC-in-CAir Officer Commanding in Chief
AOCUAndover Operational Conversion Unit
AODAdvanced ordnance depot
AODRCOCAdvanced Ordnance Depot, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
AOGAircraft On Ground
AOMAviation Ordnanceman Handle and take care of all aviation weapons.
AOM1cAviation Ordnanceman, First Class
AOM2cAviation Ordnanceman, Second Class
AOM3cAviation Ordnanceman, Third Class
AOMBAviation Ordnanceman B Aviation bombsight mechanic.
AOMTAviation Ordnanceman T Aviation turret mechanic.
AONSAir Observers Navigation School
AOPArmoured Observation Post
AOPAir Observation Post
AOPSRCAAir Observation Post Squadron, Royal Canadian Artillery
AOPSRCAFAir Observation Post Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force
AORArea of Responsibility; or Auxiliary Oiler (Navy)
AORGArmy Operational Research Group
AOSAir Observers School
AOSAir Observer School
AOTSAircrew Officers Training School
AOW/SRCOCArmy Ordnance Workshop, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
APAircraft Park; or Air Publication
APAmmunition point or armour piercing
APAviation Pilot Pilot planes and airships. Serve as plane captain.
APAdministration & Personnel Section (Organization)
APApothecary
APAir Police
APAid Post
AP&DUAircraft Preparation& Development Unit
AP&RsAppointments, Promotions and Retirement List
Ap1cAviation Pilot, First Class
AP2cAviation Pilot, Second Class
APA-TR(Advanced Party) Anti-Tank Regiment
APCArmament Practice Camp
APCArmoured Personnel Carrier
APCArmy Pay Corps
APC (S)(S) Armament Practice Camp (Station)
APCASAdministration Personnel Canadian Army Shows
APCASEU(AS)Administration Personnel Canadian Auxiliary Services Entertainment Unit (Army Shows)
APCBOW/SRCOCAdvanced Party Canadian Base Ordnance Workshop, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
APCFCAdvance Party Canadian Forestry Corps
APCHRCAMCAlderbrooke Park Convalescent Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
APCinCAir Officer Commanding-in-Chief
APCSAden Protectorate Communication Squadron
APCS & SS& SSAden Protectorate Control & Support Squadron
APDArmy Provost Depot
APDArmy Pay Department
APDOFPRCOCAdvance Party Divisional Ordnance Field Park, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
APDUAir Photography Development Unit
APEAddress Prior to Enlistment
APFAir Pilotage Flight
APFARCAMCAdvance Party Field Ambulance, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
APHQADADHQAdvanced Party Headquarters Armoured Division Advance Divisional Headquarters
APISArmy photographic interpretation section
APISAir Photo Interpretation Section
APISArmy Photographic Interpretation Section
APISCintCArmy Photographic Interpretation Section, Canadian Intelligence Corps
APLUArmy Pay Ledger Unit
APMAssistant Provost Marshal
APOArmy post office
APOCArmy Post Office Corps
AppcesAppendices
APPROXApproximately or approximate
ApptmtsAppointments
APPU(Canadian) Army Photo Processing Unit, Canadian Intelligence Corps
APPUCPCAdvance Party Postal Unit Canadian Postal Corps
APPXAppendix
Appx.Appendix
APSArmy Postal Service
APSAir Pilotage School; or Armament Practice Station
APSArmy Postal Service
APS(N)Assistant Private Secretary To the Minister (Navy)
APSFAden Protectorate Support Flight
APTCArmy Physical Training Corps
APTo"Z" FAttached Personnel to "Z" Force (Iceland)
APUAircraft Preparation Unit
AQMGAssistant Quartermaster-General
ARAutomatic Rifle; or Australian Regiment
ARAirship Rigger Control and moor airships. Know steering and meteorology.
ARAlgonquin Regiment
ARAir Radio
ARAir Rigger
AR ANALYSTanalyst Administrative Review Analyst
AR(1H)CACAPArmoured Regiment, (1st Hussars) Canadian Armoured Corps Advance Party
AR(BCD)Armoured Regiment, British Columbia Dragoons
AR(FGH)Armoured Regiment, (Fort Garry Horse)
AR(GGFG)ADArmoured Regiment, (Governor General's Horse Guards) Armoured Division
AR(GGHG)CAArmoured Regiment, (Governor General's Horse Guards) Canadian Army
AR(H)Armoured Regiment, (Hussars)
AR(LSH)(RC)AFArmoured Regiment, (Lord Strathcona's Horse) (Royal Canadians) Active Force
AR(LSH)APArmoured Regiment, (Lord Strathcona's Horse) Advance Party
ARCAircrew Recruiting Centre; or Aircrew Reception Centre
ARCArmy Reception Centre
ARCAppraisal and Refresher Course
ARCMAssociate, Royal College of Music
ARCRArmourer's Crew
ARDAircraft Repair Depot; or Alberta Regimental Depot
ARDAlberta Regimental Depot - facility in England used to assemble men and to store and administer equipment and materials
AreaEngrArea Engineer
ARFAircraft Repair Flight; or Air Radar Fitter
ARFFAircraft Rescue & Fire Fighting
ARGArmoured replacement group
Argyl LIThe Argyll Light Infantry Regiment
ARGYLL.Argyllshire
ARHAmmunition railhead
ARHArmy Rail Head
ARITCICArmy Refugee Interrogation Team, Canadian Intelligence Corps
ARLAdmiralty Research Laboratory
ARMAviation Radioman Operate radio transmitting and receiving equipment of naval aircraft.
Arm(BorG)Armourer (Bombs or Guns)
ARM1cAviation Radioman, First Class
ARM2cAviation Radioman, Second Class
ARM3cAviation Radioman, Third Class
ARMAGHCounty Armagh
ARMDArmoured, Armour Corps
ArmdArmoured
ARMD CArmoured car
Armd, AmdArmoured
Armd.Armoured
Armd. Recce. Regt.Armoured Reconnaissance Regiment (Armd Recce Regt)
ArmrArmourer
ARmtSPCArmament Systems Performance Checker
AROArmy routine order
AROAdmiralty Record Office
AROAdministrative Routine Orders
ARPAmmunition refilling point or air raid precautions
ARPAircraft Repair Park
ARPAir raid precautions or ammunition refilling point
ARPAir Raid Precautions
ARRCAssociate Royal Red Cross
ARRCAssociate of the Royal Red Cross
ARSAircraft Repair Section
ARTAviation Radio Technician Maintain all aviation radio equipment.
ArtArticle
ArtArtillery
ART WKS COYArtizan works company
Art. Wks. Coy.Artizan Works Company (Art Wks Coy)
Art(y)Artillery
ART1cAviation Radio Technician, First Class
ART2cAviation Radio Technician, Second Class
ART3cAviation Radio Technician, Third Class
ARTechAircraft Refinishing Technician
ArtEngrArtificer Engineer
ARTYArtillery
ARTY RArtillery reconnaissance
Arty SvyArtillery Surveyor
Arty TechArtillery Technician
Arty.Artillery
ArtyLocArtillery Locator
ArtymnArtilleryman
ARUAircraft Repair Unit
ARUArtillery Reinforcement Unit
ARVArmoured Recovery Vehicle
ARWF/SAdvanced Rotary Wing Flight/Squadron
ASAir School
ASApprentice Seaman Know naval drill duties, tie knots. Stand watch.
ASApprentice Seaman
ASAir Radio Mechanic (Air Wireless)
ASAir Secretary
AS and ACSUAssistant and Acting Surgeon
AS&DBArmy Salvage & Disposal Board
AS&RUAircraft Salvage & Repair Unit
ASADJand2LAssistant Adjutant and Second Lieutenant
ASAPAs Soon As Possible
ASCAircrew Selection Centre; or Air Support Command; or Area Support Group; or Army Service Corps
ASCAdvanced Surgical Centre
ASCArmy Service Corps
ASCAerospace System Engineering Projects Officer
ASCAAuxiliary Services Canadian Army
ASCLAssistant Clerk
ASCOAssistant Commodore
ASCRCEArea Signal Company, Royal Canadian Engineers
ASDAeroplane Supply Depot
ASDAmmunition sub-depot
ASDArmy Schools Department
ASEArmy Survey Establishment
ASFAircraft Servicing Flight
ASFAir Survey Flight
ASFActive Service Force
ASGTActing Sergeant
ASIAir Speed Indicator
ASINAssistant Engineer
ASJTActing Sergeant
ASLAdmiral Superintendent, Alexandria
ASLADArmy Signals Light Aid Detachment
ASLTAssault
Aslt.Assault
Aslt. Bde. Ord. Fd. Pk.Assault Brigade Ordnance Field Park (Aslt Bde Ord Fd Pk)
ASMAnti Submarine Missile
ASNUAssistant Nurse
ASOAssistant Supply Officer
ASOArmament Supply Officer
ASOArea Security Officer
ASO(I)Assistant Staff Officer (Intelligence)
ASPAir Stores Park
ASPAir Stores Park (406) (Royal Canadian Air Force)
ASPAdmiralty Salvage Pontoon
ASPUAssistant Purveyor
ASRAir Sea Rescue
ASRSubmarine Rescue Vessel, Auxiliary (US)
ASR&CFAir Sear Rescue & Communication Flight
ASRFAir Sea Rescue Flight
ASRTUAir Sea Rescue Training Unit
ASSAir Signals School
ASSArmy Staff Section
Ass'tAssistant
Assam RifThe Assam Rifle Regiment
ASSAMVLHAssam Valley Light Horse
AsstNSecAssistant Naval Secretary
AsstPayrAssistant Paymaster
ASSUAir Support Signal Unit
ASSUAssistant Superintendent
ASSUAir Support Signal Unit
ASTAir Service Training (CRO)
ASTOAssistant Transport Officer
ASTORAirborne Stand-Off Radar
ASUArea Support Unit; or Aircraft Storage Unit
ASUAir Supply Unit
ASUAssistant Surgeon
ASUAircraft Storage Units
ASUWAnti-Surface Warfare
ASVAirborne Surface Vessel, radar for maritime patrol aircraft
ASVAnti-Surface Vessel
ASvyCoyAir Survey Company
ASWAnti-Submarine Warfare
ASWDUAir-Sea Warfare Development Unit
ATAnimal transport
ATAntitank
ATAir Artificer (Airframes and Engines)
ATAuxiliary Tanker
ATOcean-going Tug, Auxiliary (US)
ATAviation Technician
ATArmoured Train
ATAAir Transport Auxiliary
ATAAir Transport Auxiliary (British)
ATAFAllied Tactical Air Force
ATAMAir-To-Air Missile
ATBAllied Torpedo Boats
ATB(OR)Army Tank Battalion (Ontario Regiment)
ATBHSSRCOCArmy Tank Brigade, Heavy Support Squadron, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
ATBOFPRCOCArmy Tank Brigade, Ordnance Field Park, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
ATCAustralian Tank Corps
ATCAir Training Corps
ATCAir Traffic Control
ATCArmament Training Camp/Air Training Corps (succeeded ADCC, 1941)
ATCAdvance Training Centre
ATCAirport Traffic Control (US)
ATCAir Traffic Control
ATCDEAwarded the Canadian Efficiency Decoration
ATCoyArmy Troops Company
ATCRAdvanced Training Centre Reserve
ATCRCEArmy Troops Company, Royal Canadian Engineers
ATDC(I)Air Transport Development Centre (India)
ATDFAir Transport Development Flight
ATDUAir Torpedo Development Unit? Air Transport Development Unit
ATFAutogiro Training Flight
ATFEROAtlantic Ferry Organization
ATGAntitank Gun
ATGUAircrew Testing & Grading Unit
ATGWArmy Tank Guided Weapon
ATIArmy Training Instruction
ATIAccess to Information Act
ATKAnti-tank
AtlAtlantic
ATMArmy Training Memorandum
AtmstSTechArmament Systems Technician
ATOAir Treasury Office
ATOAircraft Torpedo Office
ATOAmmunition Technical Officer
ATOCArmy tactical Operations Course
ATOFArmy Training and Operations Framework
ATPAdvanced Training Poll; or Aircrew Transit Pool; or Air Transit Pool
ATPAnnual Training Pay
ATPSArmy Troops
ATpsArmy Troops Company
ATpsArmy Troops
ATRAntitank Rifle
ATRRescue Tug, Auxiliary (US)
ATR(1H)Army Tank Regiment (1st Hussars)
ATREArmy Troops Royal Engineers
ATRELAir Transportable Reconnaissance Exploitation Laboratory
ATRRCACASFAnti-Tank Regiment, Royal Canadian Artillery, Canadian Active Service Force
ATSAuxiliary Territorial Service (women); or Armament Training Station; or Air Training Squadron
ATSArmy Trades School
ATSUAir Transportable Signal Unit
ATTAttach, attached or attachment
AttAttached - to be made part of a specific unit on a temporary basis
Att'dAttached - to be made part of a specific unit on a temporary basis
ATTAFull duties and return for treatment
AttachAttached - to be made part of a specific unit on a temporary basis
AttachdAttached - to be made part of a specific unit on a temporary basis
ATTBAdvance Tactical Training Base
ATTBLight Duties - Excused Physical Training Drill and Commanding Officer's Parades
ATTCExcused all duties - Confined to barracks or home
ATTC-48Excused all duties for 48 hours
ATTDUAir Transport Tactical Development Unit; or Armament Training Unit; or Aircrew Transit Unit; or Air Trials Unit
AttPAttached Personnel
ATTUAir Target Towing Unit
ATUArmament Training Unit; or Aircrew Transit Unit; or Air Trials Unit; or Advanced Training Unit
ATXAdmiralty Trunk Exchange
AUAmplifier Unit
AUASAberdeen University Air Squadron
AUBDSAnti U-Boat Devices School
AUCWACAdministrative Unit Canadian Women's Army Corps
AudGeneralAuditor General (National Defence Staff)
AusAustralian
AUSArmy of the United States
AUSTAustralia or Australian
AuthAuthorized - designation of the individual or organization permitting the action noted
AuthAuthority - designation of the individual or organization permitting the action noted
AutoAutomobile
AUXAuxiliary or auxiliaries
AuxAuxiliary
AuxDivision of Auxiliary Services
Aux ServCanadian Auxiliary Services
Aux.Auxiliary
Aux(A)Senior Auxiliary Services Officer (Air)
Aux(N)Senior Auxiliary Services Officer (Naval)
AuxA/ASAuxiliary Anti-Aircraft Ships
AuxMSAuxiliary Minesweepers
AuxServCanadian Auxiliary Services
AV (S)2Aviation officers of the Volunteer Reserve appointed for special service.
AVCArmy Veterinary Corps
AVDSeaplane Tender, Destroyer, Auxiliary (US)
AVFAll-Volunteer Force
AVGAmerican Volunteer Group
AVGOAuxiliary Vessels Gunnery Officer
AVGPArmoured Vehicle General Purpose (Grizzly, Cougar and Bison)
AVLBArmoured Vehicle Launched Bridge
AVMAir Vice Marshal
AVMAir Vice-Marshal
AVNAviation
AvnTechAviation Technician
AVPSeaplane Tender (small) Auxiliary (US)
AVRAircraft Rescue Vessel (US)
AVRAArmoured Vehicle Royal Artillery
AVREAssault vehicle, Royal Engineers
AVREArmoured Vehicle, Royal Engineers
AVSArmy Veterinary Service
AvsTechAvionics Technician
AWArmstrong Whitworth
AWAdministrative Writer
AW1Aircraftwoman 1st Class
AW2Aircraftwoman 2nd Class
AWACSAirborne Warning And Control Systems
AWCAir War College
AWCAir Weapons Control
AWCoyArtizan Works Company
AWDAdvanced workshop detachment
Awd'dAwarded
AWDSAll Weather Development Squadron
AWFAir Wireless Fitter; or Air Warfare Centre; or All Weather Flight
AWFArmy War College Fellowship (U.S.)
AWFCSAll Weather Fighter Conversion Squadron
AWLAbsent Without Leave
AWLAbsent With Leave
AWOCUAll Weather Operational Conversion Unit
AWOLAbsent Without Leave
AWOLAbsent Without Leave - away from a unit without permission; an offence under military law
AWREAtomic Weapons Research Establishment
AWSArmy War College Fellowship (U.S.)
AWSqnAll-weather Squadron
AWWCAdvanced Winter Warfare Course
AYThe Ayrshire Yeomanry Regiment (Earl of Carrick's Own)
AYRS.Ayrshire
AyrYeoAyrshire Yeomanry
BBomber
BBoilermaker Fit pipes, make repairs in boilers. Know construction of marine boilers and fireroom safety precautions.
B & GFUBombing and Gunnery Flying Unit
B & GSBombing and Gunnery School
B DivBoilers
B of the MG of the ONDHQBranch of the Master General of the Ordnance, National Defence Headquarters
B ReportBurial Report
B SUP AIRFDBase supply airfield
B WKSPBase workshop
B.(D)T.F.Bomber (Defence) Training Flight
B.A.D.Base Ammunition Depot (BAD)
B.A.O.R.British Army of the Rhine
B.B.C.British Broadcasting Corporation
B.C.British Columbia (Canada)
B.D. Vet.Base Depot Veterinary
B.G.S.Brigadier, General Staff
B.O.Base Ordnance (BO)
B.O.D.Base Ordnance Depot (BOD)
B.S.D.Base Supply Depot (BSD)
B/LBridgelayer
B/WEOBase or Wing Education Officer
B/WPSOBase or Wing Personnel Selection Officer
B&CBarrack & Clothing
B&GFBombing & Gunnery Flight
B&GSBombing & Gunnery School
B&WBuildings & Works
B1cBoilermaker, First Class
B2cBoilermaker, Second Class
BABandsman
BABermuda Area
BABSBlind (Beam?) Approach Beacon System BAC British Air Commission
BACBritish Air Commission
BACBrigade Ammunition Column
BACBBritish Air Command Berlin
BACFBeam Approach Calibration Flight
BADBase ammunition depot
BADBritish Admiralty Delegation
BADR(PC)British Admiralty Delegation Representative, Pacific Coast
BADUBlind later, Beam Approach Development Unit
BAEBritish Aerospace
BAFBurma Armed Forces
BAFFBritish Air Forces in France
BAFOBritish Air Forces of Occupation
BAFOBritish Air Force Overseas
BAFSEABritish Air Force South-East Asia
BAGSBombing and Air Gunnery School
BAKSBarracks (US)
Baluch (Bal)The Baluch Regiment
BAMBase Arms Maintanance
BAMLarge Minesweeper
BAMRBritish Admiralty Maintenance Representative
BAMSBroadcasts to Allied Merchant Ships
BandsmnBandsman
Bandsmn(Prob)Bandsman (Probationer)
BANFF.Banffshire
BANSBasic Air Navigation School
BAOBase Accounting Officer
BAORBritish Army of the Rhine
BARMBritish Advisory Repair Mission
BARSSalvage Vessel
BarTdrBar Tender
BARUBritish Airways Repair Unit; or Base Aircraft Repair Unit
BASBeam Approach School
BAS(O)British Army Staff (Officers)
BAS(OR)British Army Staff (Other Ranks)
BAS&HEDSBomber Airborne Support & Heavy Equipment Dropping Squadron
BASMBattalion Sergeant Major
BASRBritish Admiralty Supply and Repairs
BASRBritish Admiralty Supply Representative
BATBlind Approach Training (up to late 42)
BATBeam (originally Blind) Approach
BATBeam Approach Training
BATDUBlind Approach Training & Development Unit
BATFBeam (originally Blind) Approach Training Flight
BATMBritish Admiralty Technical Mission
BattBattalion - unit of approximately 1,000 men commanded by a lieutenant-colonel
BattBattery
Batt'nBattalion - unit of approximately 1,000 men commanded by a lieutenant-colonel
BATTSBeam Approach Technical Training School
BATUSBritish Army Training Unit, Suffield
BAVBoom Attendant Vessels
BaysThe Queen's Bays Regiment (2nd Dragoon Guards)
BAYSQueen's Bays (2nd Dragoon Guards)
BBTwo Letter Designator for a Battleship.
BBBattleship (US)
BBBugle Band
BBBailey Bridge
BB&BLEAUBomb Ballistics & Blind Landing Experimental Unit
BBCBritish Broadcasting Corporation (U.K.)
BBCSBengal/Burma Communication Squadron
BBOCBrought Back on Charge
BBPBulk breaking point
BBUBomb Ballistics Unit
BCBattle Captain (Ops Officer); or Battery Commander (Artillery); Bomber Command; or Basic Component
BCBritish Columbia
BCBattery Commander
BCABattery Commander Assistant
BCABiscay and Channel Area
BCAIRBritish Commonwealth Air Component, Japan BCAS Bomber Command Armament School
BCATPBritish Commonwealth Air Training Plan
BCBSBomber Command Bombing School
BCCF(S)Bomber Command Communication Flight (Squadron)
BCDThe British Columbia Dragoons Regiment
BCDBritish Columbia Dragoons
BCDUBomber Command Development Unit
BCFFUBomber Command Film Flight Unit
BCHBarriefield Camp Hospital
BCHUBomber Command Holding Unit
BCIR&EFBomber Command Instrument Rating & Examining Flight
BCISBomber Command Instructors School
BCJCFBomber Command Jet Conversion Unit
BCMCBomber Command Modification Centre
BCOFBritish Commonwealth Occupation Force
BCOLBase Coordinator of Official Languages
BcookBoy Cook
BCPOBase Civilian Personnel Officer
BCQBase Commander, Queensborough
BCRThe British Columbia Regiment
BCRBritish Columbia Regiment
BCRCASCBridge Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
BCRDBritish Columbia Regimental Depot
BCRDBritish Columbia Regimental Depot - facility in England used to assemble men and to store and administer equipment and materials
BCRMBritish-Canadian Recruiting Mission
BCRSBomber Command Radar School
BCSOBritish Central Scientific Office
BCTAEBritish Commonwealth Trans Antarctic Expedition
BDBase Defence
BDBase depot or bomb disposal
BDBase Depot
BDBlood Donor
BDBandsman
BD-SEBand Sergeant
BDBBranch Detention Barracks
BDCBattle Drill Course
BDCASS"Bandoliers" Detachment - Canadian Auxiliary Services Section
BDCREBomb Disposal Company Royal Engineers
BDDBoom Defence Depot
BDEBrigade
BdeBombardier
BdeBrigade - unit of approximately 4,000 men commanded by a brigadier-general
BDEBalloon Development Establishment
BDEConvoy Escort Vessel
Bde.Brigade
BdeGpBrigade Group
BdmBandsman
BDOBoom Defence Officer
BDofMSBase Depot of Medical Stores
BDRBombardier (Cpl in the Artillery)
BDRBattle Damage Repair
BdrBombardier (Cpl in the Artillery)
BDSBomb Disposal School
BDSBattle Drill School
BdsmBandsman
BDTBomber Defence Training
BDTCBattle Drill Training Centre
BDTFBomber Defence Training Flight
BDUBattle-Dress Uniform; or Bomb Dummy Units; or Bombing Development Unit; or Bomber Development Unit; or Balloon Development Unit; or Bomb Disposal Unit
BDVBoom Defence Vessel
BDYBoundary
BDZCommander in Chief Netherlands Navy, London
BECBasic Electronics Course
BECBritish Escort Craft
BED HERTSBedfordshire and Hertfordshire Regiment
BedfRBedfordshire Regiment
Bedfs Herts (BedH)The Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Regiment
BedfYeoBedfordshire Yeomanry
BEDS.Bedfordshire
BEFBritish Expeditionary Force
BEFBritish Expeditionary Force - army of more than 3,000,000 men established by the Government of Britain for service overseas
BEMBritish Empire Medal
BEMBasic Electronics Mechanic
BEMBritish Empire Medal
BERBeyond Economical Repair
BERKS.Berkshire
BerksRBerkshire Regiment
BerksYeoBerkshire Yeomanry
BETBasic Educational Test
BFBring Forward (placed on a document with date the Clerk is to bring it back from the files)
BFBring Forward
BFABlank Firing Attachment
BFABattle First Aid
BFFThe Burma Frontier Rifles Regiment
BFGBritish Forces Germany
BFPOBritish Forces Post Office
BFPOBritish Forces Post Overseas
BFTBattle Fitness Test
BFTSBritish Flying Training School
BFTSBritish Flying Training Schools
BGBattle Group
BGBase Gagetown (Theatres of Service)
BGBrigadier-General
BGBrigade Group
BGBattle Group
BGC(C)RCASCBrigade Group Company (Company) Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
BGENBrigadier General
BGGSBrigadier General of General Staff
BGHBritish General Hospital
BGHQBattle Group Headquarters
BglrBugler
BgmstrBuglemaster Know all bugle and drum calls and honors rendered. Lead and instruct a corps.
Bgmstr1cBuglemaster, First Class
Bgmstr2cBuglemaster, Second Class
BGRAMBasegram
BGSBrigadier General Staff
BGSBrigadier, General Staff
BGSBombing and Gunnery Schools
BGTBasic Gliding Training (Air Cadets)
BH&MDATKRRCABeachy Head & Michel Dean Anti-Tank Ranges Royal Canadian Artillery
BHFUBloodHound Firing Unit
bhpBrake Horse Power
BHQBrigade Headquarters
BHQSBarriefield Headquarters Staff
BHRRCABeachy Head Ranges, Royal Canadian Artillery
BHSUBloodHound Support Unit
BHXBermuda Portion of Halifax (New York) to United Kingdom Convoy
BIBandsman Instrumentalist
BIB"B" Infantry Battalion
BICBowmanville Interment Camp
BioTechBiosciences Technician
BIQBasic Infantry Qualification
BItoCSGHQEAGP(Brussels) Increment to Canadian Section General Headquarters Echelon Army Group
BJCBBritish Joint Communications Board
BKBattery Captain
BKBlacksmith
BkrBaker Operate ovens. Do any kind of baking.
BKRBaker
Bkr1cBaker, First Class
Bkr2cBaker, Second Class
Bkr3cBaker, Third Class
BksBarracks
Bky.Bakery
BLBreech Loading
BLABritish Liberation Army
Black Watch (BW)The Black Watch (Royal Highland Regiment)
bldg(s)Building(s)
BldmthBlacksmith
BLEUBlind Landing Experimental Unit
BLKBlacksmith
BLOCBasic Logistics Officers Course
BLPBombing Landplane (US)
BLSBombing Leaders School
BMBoatswain's Mate Work with canvas and hoisting with block and tackle. Handle rope, wire, and anchor chain. Handle power and sail boats. Steer ship and chart courses. Direct salvage.
BMBand Master
BMBrevet Major
BMBrigade Major
BM1cBoatswain's Mate, First Class
BM2cBoatswain's Mate, 2d Class
BMABeach maintenance area
BMABoatswain's Mate A Same duties as Boatswain's Mate and in addition, Master-at-arms.
BMABand Master
BMCABritish Maintenance Commander, Argentina
BMDBengal Medical Department
BMETBio-Medical Engineering Technician
BMHBritish Military Hospital
BMHBrandon Military Hospital
BMHBrantford Military Hospital
BMH(PHI)Brockville Military Hospital (PHI)
BMHRCAMCBotwood Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
BMHRCAMCBowmanville Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
BMHRCAMCBrampton Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
BMMBritish Military Mission
BmnBandsman
BMQBasic Military Qualification
BmrBandmaster
BMRABrigade Major RA
BMSBrigade Medical Station
BMSMBritish Merchant Shipping Mission
BmstrBandmaster
BMTBasic Military Training (Past term for BMQ and QL2)
BMVBoom Maintenance Vessels
BMWTBritish Ministry of War Transport
BMWTRBritish Ministry of War Transport Representative
BNBattalion
BNBoatswain
BN & PSH RCAMCBasingstoke Neurological & Plastic Surgery Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
BNABritish Naval Attache
BndsmnBandsman
BNHBasingstoke Neurological Hospital
BNLOBritish Naval Liaison Officer
BNLOBritish Naval Liaison Officer to French Naval Headquarters, London
BNLO(RHN)British Naval Liaison Officer (Royal Hellenic Navy)
BOBombardier
BOARBritish Army of the Rhine
BOBBattle of Britain or Battle of the Bulge
BOBMFBattle of Britain Memorial Flight
BOCBase Officer, Chasseurs
BODBase ordnance depot
BODBoard of Directors
BODBase Ordnance Depot
BOHBritish Official History
BOHICABend Over Here It Comes Again
BOIBoiler (US)
BomThe Bombay Grenadiers Regiment
BombBombardier
BOMREPBombing report
BOQBachelor Officers' Quarters
BORBattalion Orderly Room
BORDERBorder Regiment
Border (Bord)The Border Regiment
BordRBorder Regiment
BOSBattalion Orderly Sergeant
BosnBoatswain
BOTCBasic Officer Training Course
BOTCBasic Officers Training Course
BothaThe Regiment Botha
BOTPBasic Officer Training Program
BOWBase Ordnance Workshop
BOWOBrigade Ordnance Warrant Officer
Boy1Boy 1st Class
BoySigBoy Signaller
BPABureau of Pensions Advocates
BPCBeach Protection Craft
BPCBase Planning Committee
BPETBattle Physical Efficiency Test
BPOBase Post Office
BPOCPCBase Post Office Canadian Postal Corps
BPSOBase Personnel Selection Office
BPTBattle Practice Target
BPTVosper Motor Torpedo Boat
BPVBeach Protection Vessel
BQMSBattery Quartermaster Sergeant
BQMSBattery Quartermaster-Sergeant
BRBridge or bridging
BRThe Burma Rifles Regiment
BRBomber Reconnaissance
BrBomber
BRBrockville Rifles
BRBombing and Reconnaissance Squadron
BRBook of Reference
BR HDBridgehead
BR. CWOCWO Branch Chief Warrant Officer
br(s)Bridge(s) or bridging
BRABrigadier Royal Artillery
BRACBrigadier Royal Artillery (Canada)
BRCABattery Royal Canadian Artillery
BRCEBattalion Royal Canadian Artillery
BRCHABattery Royal Canadian Horse Artillery
BrColRgtBritish Columbia Regiment
BRCSBritish Red Cross Society
BRCS & OStJJBritish Red Cross Society and Order of St. John of Jerusalem
BRDBase Repair Depot
BREC.Brecknockshire
BRECKNOCKBrecknockshire Battalion, South Wales Borderers (TA)
Brecknock (Bcn)The Brecknock Battalion
Brenlight machine gun (also called the Bren Gun)
BRGBearing (US)
BrigBrigade (also seen for Brigadier)
BrigBrigadier
Brig-GenBrigadier-General
Brig.Brigadier
BRITBritish
Brit.British
Brit. or Br.British
BRLOBritish Routing Liaison Officer
BROBritish Routing Officer
Brock RBrockville Rifles
Brock RifThe Brockville Rifles Regiment
BRP RCOCBoot Rebuilding Plant, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
BRSCBritish Rear Support Command
BRSqnBomber Reconnaissance Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force
BRTCBasic Recruit Training Course
BSBomber Support
BSBrigade School
BSBattle Squadron
BS(M)RCASCBakery Section (Mechanical), Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
BSABarents Sea Area
BSASSRCSBase Sub Area Signal Section, Royal Canadian Signals
BSCBase Staging Camp
BSDBase supply depot
BSDBrandon Supply Depot
BSDUBomber Support Development Unit
BSMBattery Sergeant Major
BSMBattery Sergeant-Major
BSMABrigade Sergeant Major
BSO(Commander in Chief) Netherlands Forces in the East
BSOBritish Staff Officer
BSRCEBoring Section, Royal Canadian Engineers
BSRUBase Signal Radar Unit
BSSBase Supply Ship
BSTUBomber Support Training Unit
BTBathythermograph
BTCBasic Training Centre
BTC(A)Basic Training Centre (Active)
BTC(R)Basic Training Centre (Reserve)
BTFBurma Territorial Force
BTFBomber Towing/Training Flight
BtlnBattalion
BTNBattalion
BtswnBoatswain
BttyBattery - artillery unit commanded by a major and composed of four or six guns or mortars
BTUBombing Trials Unit
BTYBattery
BtyBattery - artillery unit commanded by a major and composed of four or six guns or mortars
Bty.Battery
BUBath unit
BUBroken Up
BUBugler
BUACPATSOBritish Units Affecting Canadian Personnel Army Trades School Officers
BUCKSBuckinghamshire Battalion, Oxfordshire & Buckingham
BUCKS.Buckinghamshire
BucksYeoBuckinghamshire Yeomanry
BUDOCKSBureau of Yards and Docks (US)
BUFFSThe Buffs (Royal East Kent Regiment)
BugBugler Play in a bugle and drum corps. Know bugle calls and honors.
Bug1cBugler, First Class
Bug2cBugler, Second Class
BukThe Buckinghamshire Battalion
BUMABugle Major
BUMEDBureau of Medicine and Surgery (US)
BUPERSBureau of Naval Personnel (US)
BUPTEBugler Private
BUSBilingual Units
BUSANDABureau of Supplies and Accounts (US)
BUSEBugle Sergeant
BUSHIPSBureau of Ships (US)
BUSRABritish US Routing Agreement
BUSRSBritish-United States Routing Agreement
BUSUPBureau of Supplies and Accounts (US)
ButcherButcher
BUTECounty of Bute (Buteshire)
BVAFBurma Volunteer Air Force
BWBlack Watch (Royal Highland Regiment)
BWBlack Watch
BW(RHC)Black Watch (Royal Highlanders of Canada)
BWFBristol Wireless Flight
BWIBritish West Indies
BWICK.Berwickshire
BWRCEMEBase Workshop Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
BXBoston-Halifax Convoy
BYHCBuckinghamshire Cavalry Hussars
BYMSBritish "Y" Class Minesweeper
BZ(Bravo Zulu) Good job or well done
BZBristol Division, Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve
BZABrazilian Area
CCoastal
CCanadian
CCensor
CCommissioned
CCompany
CCook
C & MCare and Maintenance
C & R DivsConstruction and repair
C COMDChief Commander
C CONTRChief Controller
C OF Iof I Court of Inquiry
C SCOT RSCOT R Canadian Scottish Regiment. A Reserve Infantry Regiment on Vancouver Island.
C Scot RThe Canadian Scottish Regiment (Princess Mary's)
C SUPSSups Combat Supplies
C TPSCorps troops
C-IN-CCommander-in-Chief
C-in-CCommander in Chief
C-in-C (CiC)Commander-in-Chief
C-in-C,CNACommander in Chief, Canadian Northwest Atlantic
C-in-CAandWICommander in Chief, Atlantic and West Indies Station
C-in-CCWACommander in Charge Canadian North Atlantic
C-in-CEFCommander in Chief Eastern Fleet
C-in-CHFCommander in Chief Home Fleet
C-in-CLANTCommander in Chief, US Atlantic Fleet
C-V (G)Officers of the Volunteer Reserve appointed for general communications service.
C-V (L)Officers of the Volunteer Reserve appointed for for communications industrial liaison duties.
C-V (S)2Officers of the Volunteer Reserve appointed for special communications service.
C-V (X)Officers of the Volunteer Reserve appointed for communications security duties.
C: in-C.Commander-in-Chief
C. of S.Chief of Staff
C. Scot. R.The Canadian Scottish Regiment
C.A.O.F.Canadian Army Occupation Force
C.A.O.R.O.Canadian Army Overseas Routine Order
C.B.Companion of the Order of the Bath
C.B. Highrs.The Cape Breton Highlanders
C.B.E.Commander of the Order of the British Empire
C.C.R.A.Commander, Corps Royal Artillery
C.C.S.Combined Chiefs of Staff
C.D.Canadian Forces Decoration
C.F.C.Canadian Forestry Corps
C.F.N.Canadian Forces in the Netherlands
C.H.Companion of Honour
C.H. of O.The Cameron Highlanders of Ottawa (M.G.)
C.I.G.S.Chief of the Imperial General Staff
C.M.H.Q.Canadian Military Headquarters (London)
C.O.Chief Signal Officer
C.O.Commanding Officer
C.O.H.Q.Combined Operations Headquarters
C.O.S.Chiefs of Staff
C.R.A.Commander, Royal Artillery
C.R.A.O.C.Commander Royal Army Ordnance Corps (CRAOC)
C.R.A.S.C.Commander Royal Army Service Corps (CRASC)
C.R.E.Command Royal Engineer (CRE)
C.R.E.M.E.Commander Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers (CREME)
C.R.S.Captured Records Section, Washington
C.S.M.Company Sergeant Major (Warrant Officer, Class II)
C(A)D(I)HUCanadian (Armoured) Division (Infantry) Holding Unit
C(A)TBOW/SRCOCCanadian (Army) Tank Brigade Ordnance Workshop, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
C(O)on"Q"LCanadian (Officers) on "Q" List
C(W/T)VCalibration (Wireless Telegraphy) Vessel
C/BlkmthChief Blacksmith
C/BTCCanadian Base Training Centre
C/EAChief Electrical Artificer
C/ERAChief Engine Room Artificer
C/ERA(M)Chief Engine Room Artificer (Mechanic)
C/JoinerChief Joiner
C/MechChief Mechanic
C/MMChief Motor Mechanic
C/OCommanding Officer
C/PlbrChief Plumber
C/PntrChief Painter
C/PO(Postal)Chief Petty Officer (Postal)
C/POCdrChief Petty Officer Coder
C/POCkChief Petty Officer Cook
C/POPhotoChief Petty Officer Photographer
C/POPtlmnChief Petty Officer Patrolman
C/POStwdChief Petty Officer Steward
C/POTelChief Petty Officer Telegraphist
C/POWtrChief Petty Officer Writer
C/RAChief Radio Artificer
C/ShptChief Shipwright
C/SPOChief Stoker Petty Officer
C/StoChief Stoker
C/Sto(FF)Chief Stoker (Fire Fighter)
C&ACorrections & Amendments
C&AAACoast & Anti-Aircraft Artillery
C&AAATCCoast & Anti-Aircraft Artillery Training Centre
C&MCare and Maintenance
C&PCounseling and Probation
C&PCounselling and Probation
C&SMSheet metal & Copper Smith
C&TCCommissariat and Transport Corps
C&YRCarleton & York Regiment
C1Chief Petty Officer 1st Class
C1DivClearance Diver
C2Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class
CAController, Aircraft (Air Ministry)
CACoast artillery or civil affairs
CACivil affairs or coast artillery
CACanadian Army
CAControl Armourer
CAHeavy Cruiser (U.S.)
CA-MCURCAMCCanadian Anti-Malaria Control Unit, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
CA"Y"FCanadian Army British West Indies Force
CA(A)Canadian Army (Active)
CA(A)TCCanadian Army (Advanced) Training Centre
CA(AF)Canadian Army (Active Force)
CA(B)TCCanadian Army (Basic) Training Centre
CA(M)Canadian Army (Militia)
CA(NRMA)Canadian Army (National Resources Mobilization Act of 1940)
CA(PF)Canadian Army (Permanent Force)
CA(R)Canadian Army (Regular)
CA(Res)or(R)Canadian Army (Reserve)
CA(RF)Canadian Army (Reserve Force)
CA(RR)Canadian Army (Regular Reserve)
CA(SF)Canadian Army (Special Force)
CA/SAChief Anti-Submarine Artificer
CA/SEECaptain, Anti-Submarine Experimental Establishment
CA/TKRPRCASCCanadian Anti-Tank Regiment Platoon, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
CA&AACoastal Artillery and Anti-Aircraft
CA2PSCanadian Army 2 Pounder School
CAACCrown Assets Allocation Committee
CAACUCivilian Anti-Aircraft Co-operation Unit
CAAFCanadian Army Active Force
CAAORRCACanadian Anti-Aircraft Operations Room, Royal Canadian Artillery
CAASCanadian Army Administration School
CABCanadian Armoured Brigade
CABCanadian Army Band
CABCCanadian Armoured Corps Band
CABCRCASCCanadian Armoured Brigade Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
CABOCCanadian Armoured Brigade Ordnance Company
CABRRCanadian Artillery Base Reinforcement Regiment
CABSCanadian Armoured Brigade Signals
CABTCA&TSCanadian Army Basic Training Centre Administrative and Training Staff
CABW/SRCEMECanadian Advance Base Workshop, Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
CABW/SRCEMECanadian Armoured Brigade Workshop, Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
CACCoast Artillery Cooperation
CACCommonwealth Aircraft Corporation; or Coast Artillery Co-operation; or Consolidated Aircraft Corporation; or Chrislea Aircraft Co.
CACCanadian Armoured Corps
CAC(A)TC(CA)Canadian Armoured Corps (Advanced) Training Centre (Canadian Army)
CACBTCCanadian Armoured Corps Basic Training Centre
CACCRCASCCanadian Army Car Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
CACFCoast Artillery Co-operation Flight
CACFCommander Captain-in-Command, Araken Coastal Forcer
CACHUCanadian Armoured Corps Holding Unit
CACOFPCanadian Armoured Corps Ordnance Field Park
CACPRCASCCanadian Army Catering Pool, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
CACRUCanadian Armoured Corps Reinforcement Unit
CACSCentral Air Command Section
CACSCACCanadian Air Control Section, Canadian Armoured Corps
CACSqnCoast Artillery Co-operation Squadron, (Royal Canadian Air Force)
CACTCCanadian Armoured Corps Training Centre
CACTC(A)Canadian Armoured Corps Training Centre (Active)
CACTCRCanadian Armoured Corps Training Centre Reserve
CACTECanadian Armoured Corps Training Establishment
CACTRCanadian Armoured Corps Training Regiment
CACTSCanadian Armoured Corps Training Squadron
CACTSRCanadian Armoured Corps Trained Soldiers Regiment
CACTUCanadian Armoured Corps Training Unit
CACUCoast Artillery Co-operation Unit
CADCentral Ammunition Depot
CADCCanadian Army Dental Corps
CADCCanadian Army Dental Corps - corps of military dentists and other personnel providing dental services to soldiers
CadetsCadet Services (Directorate of Military Training)
CADISCanadian Armoured Division Intelligence Section
CADMSCanadian Advance Depot Medical Stores
CADOFPRCOCCanadian Armoured Division Ordnance Field Park, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
CADPATCanadian Disruptive Pattern (uniform design)
CADPATCanadian Disruptive Pattern
CADPUCPCCanadian Armoured Division Postal Unit, Canadian Postal Corps
CADRCanadian Armoured Delivery Regiment
CADR(ER)CACCanadian Armoured Delivery Regiment (Elgin Regiment), Canadian Armoured Corps
CADRCASCCanadian Armoured Division, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
CADRSSRCCSCanadian Armoured Delivery Regiment Signal Section, Royal Canadian Corps of Signals
CADRTCCanadian Armoured Division Reinforcement Transit Camp
CADSCDCCanadian Army Dental Stores, Canadian Dental Corps
CADSGCRCASCCanadian Armoured Divisional Support Group, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
CADSPCanadian Armoured Division Sub Park
CADTCRCASCCanadian Armoured Division Transport Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
CADTSCanadian Armoured Division Training School
CADUCanadian Army Demonstration Unit
CADW/SRCOCCanadian Armoured Division Workshop, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
CAEBTCCanadian Army Engineer Basic Training Centre
CAEC(B&NY)Canadian Army Enlistment Centre (Boston and New York)
CAerMChief Aerographer's Mate
CAERNS.Caernarvonshire
CAESUCanadian Army Equipment Selection Unit
CAEUCasualty Air Evacuation Unit
CAFCitizen Air Force (reserve)
CAFACCommander, Allied Force, Aruba and Curacao (U.S.)
CAFHSR-CAMCCanadian Army Field Hygiene Section, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
CAFOConfidential Admiralty Fleet Order
CAFRSSRCSCanadian Army Field Regiment Signal Section, Royal Canadian Signals
CAFSSCanadian Army Field Security Section
CAFVSCanadian Armoured Fighting Vehicles School
CAFVTCCanadian Armoured Fighting Vehicles Training Centre
CAGCanadian Artillery Group
CAGRACommander Army Group RA (brigadier)
CAGRECommander, Army Group Royal Engineers
CAGSCanadian Army Gymnastic Staff
CAHCCanadian Army Hydrological Corps
CAHQDC(RMR)Canadian Army headquarters Defence Company (Royal Montreal Regiment)
CAHUCanadian Artillery Holding Unit
CAIBCanadian Army Identification Bureau
CAIPCICCanadian Army Interrogation Pool, Canadian Infantry Corps
CAISCanadian Army Intelligence Section
CAITH.Caithness
CAL FLTFlt Calibration Flight
CAL.Calibration
CALECanadian Army Liaison Establishment
Calg HighrsThe Calgary Highlanders Regiment
Calg RThe Calgary Regiment
CalgHCalgary Highlanders
CalgRCalgary Regiment
Call sign MOAYNo. 31 Squadron RAF
Call sign MOAZColerne Communication Squadron RAF
Call sign MOBCNo. 242 Operational Conversion Unit RAF
Call sign MOBMNo. 84 Squadron RAF
Call sign MODANo. 24 Squadron RAF?&?No.1 Parachute and Glider Training School
Call sign MODBNo. 53 Squadron RAF
Call sign MODCNo. 24 Squadron RAF,?No. 27 Squadron RAF?&?No. 62 Squadron RAF
Call sign MODDNo. 238 Squadron RAF
Call sign MODFNo. 30 Squadron RAF?&?Airwork Ltd.
Call sign MODGQueens Flight RAF
Call sign MODWSilver City Airways
Call sign MOFANo. 18 Squadron RAF
Call sign MOFBNo. 77 Squadron RAF
Call sign MOFCUnknown - possibly 62Sqn
Call sign MOFGNo. 46 Squadron RAF?&?No. 114 Squadron RAF
Call sign MOGANo. 53 Squadron RAF?&?No. 99 Squadron RAF
Call sign MOGBNo. 47 Squadron RAF
Call sign MOGCNo. 242 Operational Conversion Unit RAF
Call sign MOGHNo. 70 Squadron RAF
Call sign MOGPNo. 48 Squadron RAF
Call sign MOGXUnknown - possibly an Abingdon Wing or Sqn
Call sign MOGZNo. 24 Squadron RAF
Call sign MOHANo. 297 Squadron RAF
Call sign MOHCNo. 295 Squadron RAF?&?No. 113 Squadron RAF
Call sign MOHDNo. 47 Squadron RAF
Call sign MOJANo. 99 Squadron RAF
Call sign MOKDNo. 24 Squadron RAF
Call sign MOLGQueens Flight RAF
Call sign MONYMetropolitan Communication Squadron RAF
Call sign MOPT2nd Tactical Air Force Communication Squadron
Call sign MORCNo. 242 Operational Conversion Unit RAF
Call sign MORGNo. 30 Squadron RAF
Call sign MORKUnknown
Call sign MORMNo. 84 Squadron RAF
Call sign MORT2nd Tactical Air Force Communication Squadron
Call sign MOSCNo. 30 Squadron RAF
Call sign MOTANo. 216 Squadron RAF
Call sign MOVFNo. 622 Squadron RAF?&?Airwork Ltd.
Call sign MOWANo. 40 Squadron RAF
Call sign MOWBNo. 59 Squadron RAF
Call sign MOYANo. 51 Squadron RAF
Call sign MOYBNo. 59 Squadron RAF
Call sign MOYCNo. 511 Squadron RAF
Call sign MOYDNo. 24 Squadron RAF?&?No. 59 Squadron RAF
Call sign MOYFNo. 242 Squadron RAF
Call sign MOYGNo. 206 Squadron RAF
Call sign MOYUSupreme Commanders Headquarters Communication Squadron RAF
Call sign MOYXNo. 242 Squadron RAF
Call sign OAANo. 24 Squadron RAF
Call sign OAPAir Dispatch Letter Squadron
Call sign ODANo. 24 Squadron RAF
Call sign ODCNo. 238 Squadron RAF?&?No. 436 Squadron RAF
Call sign ODENo. 62 Squadron RAF
Call sign ODFNo. 147 Squadron RAF
Call sign ODJNo. 78 Squadron RAF
Call sign ODKNo. 512 Squadron RAF?&?No. 241 Squadron RAF
Call sign ODMNo. 436 Squadron RAF
Call sign ODNNo. 271 Squadron RAF
Call sign ODONo. 437 Squadron RAF
Call sign ODPNo. 216 Squadron RAF
Call sign ODRNo. 48 Squadron RAF
Call sign ODSNo. 575 Squadron RAF
Call sign ODTNo. 53 Squadron RAF
Call sign ODUNo. 77 Squadron RAF?&?No. 31 Squadron RAF
Call sign ODVNo. 10 Squadron RAF
Call sign ODWNo. 52 Squadron RAF
Call sign ODYNo. 1333 (Transport) Conversion Unit RAF
Call sign ODZBritish Overseas Airways Corporation
Call sign OFANo. 10 Squadron RAF?&?No. 437 Squadron RAF
Call sign OFBNo. 77 Squadron RAF?&?No. 271 Squadron RAF
Call sign OFDNo. 575 Squadron RAF
Call sign OFGNo. 46 Squadron RAF
Call sign OFNNo. 575 Squadron RAF
Call sign OFRNo. 238 Squadron RAF
Call sign OFTNo. 187 Squadron RAF
Call sign OFUNo. 233 Squadron RAF
Call sign OFVNo. 271 Squadron RAF
Call sign OFZBritish Overseas Airways Corporation
Call sign OHCNo. 1665 Heavy Conversion Unit RAF
Call sign OHDNo. 301 Squadron RAF
Call sign OHLNo. 113 Squadron RAF
Call sign OKDNo. 24 Squadron RAF
Call sign OKZBritish Overseas Airways Corporation
Call sign OLBNo. 246 Squadron RAF
Call sign OLLNo. 111 Operational Training Unit RAF
Call sign OLMNo. 206 Squadron RAF
Call sign OLNNo. 466 Squadron RAF
Call sign OLPNo. 426 Squadron RAF
Call sign OLWNo. 86 Squadron RAF
Call sign OLXNo. 220 Squadron RAF
Call sign OLZBritish Overseas Airways Corporation
Call sign OQZBritish Overseas Airways Corporation
Call sign ORJNo. 51 Squadron RAF
Call sign ORKNo. 242 Squadron RAF
Call sign ORLNo. 46 Squadron RAF
Call sign ORONo. 158 Squadron RAF
Call sign ORPNo. 196 Squadron RAF?&?No. 299 Squadron RAF
Call sign ORSNo. 299 Squadron RAF
Call sign ORTNo. 1588 (Heavy Freight) Flight RAF
Call sign OSDNo. 232 Squadron RAF
Call sign OSKNo. 233 Squadron RAF
Call sign OXGNo. 163 Squadron RAF
Call sign OYANo. 511 Squadron RAF
Call sign OYBNo. 246 Squadron RAF
Call sign OYCNo. 511 Squadron RAF
Call sign OYDNo. 24 Squadron RAF
Call sign OYFNo. 242 Squadron RAF
Call sign OYZNo. 1384 Conversion Unit RAF
CALOCommand Amenities Liaison Officer
CALSCanadian Air Liaison Section
CAMCamouflage or camouflaged (CAMO)
CAMCatapult Aircraft Merchant Vessel
CAM-SHIPCatapult-Armed Merchant Ship
Cam.Camouflage
CambThe Cambridgeshire Regiment
CAMBCentral Air Medical Board
CambRCambridgeshire Regiment
CAMBSCambridgeshire Regiment (TA)
CAMBS.Cambridgeshire
CAMBUCanadian Army Mobile Bath Unit
CAMCCanadian Army Medical Corps
CAMCCanadian Army Medical Corps - corps of military doctors, nursing sisters and other personnel providing medical treatment to soldiers
CAMCTCCanadian Army Medical Corps Training Centre
CAMERONIANSCameronians (Scottish Rifles)
Cameronians (Cam)The Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) Regiment
CAMERONSQueen's Own Cameron Highlanders
Camerons (CamH)The Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders Regiment
Camerons of CThe Queen?s Own Cameron Highlanders of Canada Regiment
Camerons of C.The Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders of Canada
CAMMSCanadian Army Motor Mechanic School
CamnHighsCameron Highlanders
CAMOCamouflage Unit
CAMSCatapult Aircraft Merchant Ships
CAMSIConfidential Admiralty Merchant Shipping Instructions
CanCanadian
CANADA COMCOM Canada Command
CanavhedCanadian Naval Headquarters
CanCavBdeCanadian Calvary Brigade
CANCOMCanada Command
CanCycBnCanadian Cyclist Battalion
CanCyclistBnCanadian Cyclist Battalion
Cand WCable and Wireless Company
CanDCycCanadian Divisional Cyclists
CanDivCavCanadian Divisional Calvary
CanDivCycCanadian Divisional Cyclists
CanDivHQCanadian Divisional Headquarters
CanDivSigCanadian Divisional Signals
CanEngCanadian Engineers
CANEXCanadian Forces Exchange
CanFdArtCanadian Field Artillery
CanForCCanadian Forestry Corps
CANFORGENCanadian Forces General Order
CanFusCanadian Fusiliers
CanHighCommCanadian High Commissioner
CanHyByCanadian Heavy Battery
CanInfBdeCanadian Infantry Brigade
CanInfWksCCanadian Infantry Works Corps
CanLabrBnCanadian Labour Battalion
CANLANDGENLand Force General Message
CanLHCanadian Light Horse
CANMILCanadian Military Headquarters
CANMILITRYCanadian Military Headquarters
CanMMGBdeCanadian Machine Gun Brigade
CanMtdRifCanadian Mounted Rifles
CanordCCanadian Ordnance Corps
CanPnrBnCanadian Pioneer Battalion
CanPostalCCanadian Postal Corps
CanRemtDCanadian Remount Depot
CanRlyConsCCanadian Railway Construction Corps
CANSCivil Air Navigation School
CanSanSecCanadian Sanitary Section
CanSctsCanadian Scouts
CanSiberianExpFceCanadian Siberian Expeditionary Force
CANSOFCOMCanadian Special Operations Forces Command
CanTankCCanadian Tank Corps
CAOCanadian Army Order
CAOCanadian Army Overseas
CAOCommand Account Officer
CAO(s)Canadian Army Orders
CAOCCanadian Army Ordnance Corps
CAOFCanadian Army Occupation Force
CAOFPCanadian Army Ordnance Field Park
CAOPSCanadian Air Observation Post Squadron
CAORGCanadian Army Operational Research Group
CAORO(s)Canadian Army Overseas Routine Order(s)
CAOSCombined Air Observers School
CAPCaptain
CAPChief Aviation Pilot
CapCaptain
CAPCanadian Army Projectionist
CAPCommon Army Phase
CAPCorps Ammunition Park Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
CAPCCanadian Army Pay Corps
CAPCRCACCanadian Armoured Personnel Carrier Regiment, Canadian Armoured Corps
CAPCRSTRCSCanadian Armoured Personnel Carrier Regiment Signal Troop, Royal Canadian Signals
CAPFCanadian Army Pacific Force
CapINFCapitaine Infirmiere
CAPISCanadian Air Photo Interpretation Section, Canadian Intelligence Corps
CAPOCanadian Army Post Office
CAPPUCICCanadian Army Photo Processing Unit, Canadian Intelligence Corps
CAPRCASCCorps Ammunition Park Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
CAPSCanadian Army Pay Services
CAPSCaptain, Auxiliary Patrol, Scapa
CAPTCaptain
CAPTCaptain or Colonel
CaptCaptain
CAPT (N)(N) Captain (Navy)
Capt(D)Captain (Destroyers)
CAPTI/CCaptain-in-Charge
CAPTMLCCaptain, Major Landing Craft
CAPUCanadian Army Postal Unit
CARCanadian Airborne Regiment
CARCanadian Armoured Regiment
CARCanadian Army Representative
CARCarpenter
CAR(CR)Canadian Armoured Regiment (Calgary Regiment)
CARADSFRCanadian Armoured Regiment Advance Details Sherbrooke Fusiliers Regiment
CARBRCACanadian Army Radar Battery Royal Canadian Artillery
CARCCanadian Army Recovery Company
CARCRCOCCanadian Army Recovery Company, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corp
CARDCentral Aircraft Repair Depot
CARDCanadian Artillery Reinforcement Depot
CARDECanadian Armament Research Development Establishment
CARDS.Cardiganshire
CareerTrgCareer Training
CARFTUCanadian Artillery Reinforcement Unit
CARIBCaribbean (U.S.)
CARIBSEAFRONCaribbean Sea Frontier (U.S.)
Carl & YorkThe Carleton and York Regiment
CARMAR.Carmarthenshire
CARNBHCanadian Armoured Regiment New Brunswick Hussars
CARO(s)Canadian Army Routine Order(s)
CarpCarpenter
CarprCarpenter
CARR(GGHG)Canadian Armoured Recce Regiment (Governor General's Horse Guards)
CARTCCanadian Army Rehabilitation Training Centre
CartDmnCartographic Draughtsman
CartymnChief Artilleryman
CARUCanadian Army Reinforcement Unit
CASChief of the Air Staff; or Casualty
CASCasualty (ies)
CASCanadian Administration School
CASCanadian Army Shows
CASCanadian Army Staff
CASCanadian Artillery School
CASChief of the Air Staff
CASCCanadian Army Service Corps
CASCCanadian Air Support Control
CASCCanadian Army Service Corps - branch of the military responsible for supplying troops in the field
CASCICCensorship Advisory Section, Canadian Intelligence Corps
CASCRCECanadian Air Survey Company Royal Canadian Engineers
CASCRUCanadian Army Service Corps Reinforcement Unit
CASDRCASCCanadian Advance Stationary Depot, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
CASEUCanadian Auxiliary Service Entertainment Unit
CASEVACCasualty Evacuation
CASFCanadian Active Service Force; or Canadian Army Special Force
CASFCanadian Active Service Force
CASofICanadian Army School of Instruction
CASofICoast Artillery School of Instruction
CASSCanadian Auxiliary Services Section
CASSUCanadian Air Support Signal Unit
CASSURCCSCanadian Air Support Signal Unit, Royal Canadian Corps of Signals
CASTSCombined Anti Submarine Tactical School
CATCollege of Air Training
CATDamage Category
CATBCanadian Army Tank Brigade
CATBCRCASCCanadian Army Tank Brigade Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
CATBHSCCanadian Army Tank Brigade Heavy Support Company
CATBnCanadian Army Tank Battalion
CATBSCanadian Army Tank Brigade Signals
CATBSPRCOCCanadian Army Tank Brigade Sub Park, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
CATCCanadian Army Training Centre
CATCACCanadian Army Troop, Canadian Armoured Corps
CATCCRCASCCanadian Assault Troops Composite Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
CATCRCASCCanadian Administrative Transport Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
CATCSCentral Air Traffic Control School
CATMCanadian Army Training Memorandum
CATOFPCanadian Army Tank Ordnance Field Park
CATRCanadian Army Tank Regiment
CATSCanadian Army Tank School
CATSCanadian Army Training School
CATW/SRCOCCanadian Armoured Troops Workshop, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
CAUCanadian Administration Unit
CAUCivil Affairs Unit
CAUCCanadian Army University Course
CAVCavalry
CavCavalry - soldiers who fought on horseback
Cav.Cavalry
CAVCCanadian Army Veterinary Corps
CAWCollege of Air Ware fare
CAWCanadian Army Staff, Washington
CAWCCanadian Artizan Works Company, Royal Canadian Engineers
CBCounter-battery or confinement to barracks
CBConfinement to barracks or counter-battery
CBChief Boilermaker
CBCoast Brigade
CBCompanion of the Order of the Bath
CBConfidential Book
CBConfined to Barracks
CBOrder of the Bath (Companion)
CB HighrsThe Cape Breton Highlanders Regiment
CBACanadian Broadcasting Corporation Broadcasting Station
CBBDBCamp Borden Branch Detention Barracks
CBCCanadian Broadcasting Corporation
CBCFCoastal Battery Cooperation Flight
CBCSCoastal Battery Cooperation School
CBDCanadian Base Details
CBDCanadian Base Depot
CBDCanadian Base Details - small units charged with maintaining and improving camp areas
CBDCCanadian Base Dental Company
CBDCMSCCamp Borden Detachment, Corps of Military Staff Clerks
CBDMSRCAMCCanadian Base Depot Medical Stores, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
CBDRCOCCamp Borden Details, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
CBDSCDCCanadian Base Dental Stores, Canadian Dental Corps
CBECentral Bomber Establishment
CBECommander of the Order of the British Empire
CBEOrder of the British Empire (Commander)
CBGCanadian Brigade Group
CBgmstrChief Buglemaster
CBH(RB)Cape Breton Highlanders (Rifle Battalion)
CBHQSCamp Borden Headquarters Staff
CBMChief Boatswain's Mate
CBMHRCAMCCamp Borden Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
CBMHRCAMCCoteau Barracks Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
CBMHRCAMCCurrie Barracks Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
CBOCounter-battery officer
CBOCounter Bombardment Officer & Staff
CBODCanadian Base Ordnance Depot
CBOI(ACSRRCA)Canadian Base Ordnance Increment (Attached Canadian Survey Regiment, Royal Canadian Artillery)
CBOSRCACounter Battery Officers Staff, Royal Canadian Artillery
CBOSRCACCCounter Battery Officers Staff, Royal Canadian Artillery, Canadian Corps
CBOStaffCounter Battery Officers Staff
CBOW/SRCOCCanadian Base Ordnance Workshop, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
CBPCanadian Base Park
CBPRCECanadian Base Park, Royal Canadian Engineers
CBRCACentaur Battery, Royal Canadian Artillery
CBRCACoast Battery, Royal Canadian Artillery
CBRDCanadian Base Reinforcement Depot
CBRGCanadian Base Reinforcement Group
CBRGSofCRCACSCanadian Base Reinforcement Group School of Cookery, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
CBRNChemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear
CBSCCanadian Base Staging Camp
CBSOCounter Battery Staff Officer
CBSRCASCCanadian Barracks Services, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
CBSS(CMF)Canadian Base Signal Section (Central Mediterranean Force)
CBSSRCCSCamp Borden Signal Section, Royal Canadian Corps of Signals
CBT TMTm Combat Team
CBTCCanadian Base Transport Company
CBTDCanadian Base Transit Depot
CBTPRCASCCanadian Base Transport Platoon, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
CBU(Headquarters) Canadian Base Unit
CBUCCRCECanadian Base Units Construction Company, Royal Canadian Engineers
CCConfined to Camp; or Capability Component
CCCombat Command
CCCamouflage Course
CCCamp Commandant Royal Canadian Air Force Headquarters
CCCanadian Corps
CCCancellations & Corrections
CCChief Constructor
CCCivil Convictions
CCClerk's Course
CCCommunicator ( C )
CCCompanion of the Order of Canada
CCConditioning Centre
CC-V (S)2Officers of the Volunteer Reserve appointed for naval construction duties.
CC(F)ISCoastal Command (Flying) Instructors School
CC&A-AASCanadian Coast & Anti-Aircraft Artillery School
CC&ATSPRCOCCanadian Corps & Army Troops Sub Park, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
CCACCanadian Casualty Assembly Centre - centre where wounded were assessed for either further treatment or return to duty
CCACS(Construction), Company Atlantic Command Signals
CCAPMFCoastal Command Aircraft Preparation& Training Unit
CCASCanadian Coast Artillery School
CCASS-1 Victoria
CCASS-2 Petawawa
CCBCanadian Calvary Brigade
CCBCanadian Cyclist Battalion
CCBCombined Communications Board
CCBMGSCanadian Cavalry Brigade Machine Gun Squadron
CCBPNoCombined Communications Board, Publication Number
CCCCanadian Construction Company
CCCCasualty Clearing Centre
CCCCommonwealth Communications Council
CCCCCanadian Corps Composite Company - unit of men unfit for active duty at the front and attached to Corps Headquarters for employment
CCCCCape Colony Cyclist Corps
CCCCRCASCCanadian Corps Car Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
CCCRCECanadian Construction Company, Royal Canadian Engineers
CCCSCanadian Casualty Clearing Station
CCCSCaptain (later Commodore) Commanding Canadian Ships and Establishments in the United Kingdom
CCCTRCASCCanadian Command Corps Troops, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
CCCUCanadian Cemetery Construction Unit
CCDCourse Control Document; or Canadian Convalescent Depot
CCDCanadian Command Depot
CCDCanadian Convalescent Depot - facility where soldiers could recover from wounds and rebuild their strength
CCDCanadian Corps Depot
CCDCCanadian Corps Defence Company
CCDRCAMCCanadian Convalescent Depot, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
CCDSSTRCCSCanadian Corps Delivery Squadron Signal Troop, Royal Canadian Corps of Signals
CCDUCoastal Command Development Unit
CCERCECanadian Constructional Engineers, Royal Canadian Engineers
CCFCommander Coastal Forces
CCF/UCheck and Conversation Flight/Unit
CCFATUCoastal Command Fighter Affiliation & Training Unit
CCFCCompany Canadian Forestry Corps
CCFCORCAPCCanadian Corps Field Cash Office, Royal Canadian Army Pay Corps
CCFPCCanadian Corps Field Park Company
CCFPCCanadian Corps Field Punishment Camp
CCGSCoat sal Command Gunnery School
CCHACanadian Corps Heavy Artillery
CCISCanadian Corps Intelligence Section
CCKChief Cook
CCLPPCoastal Command Land Plane Pilots Pool
CCMChief Carpenter's Mate
CCMCanadian Centennial Medal (1967)
CCMCombined Cypher Machine
CCM&HCCanadian Courts Martial & Holding Centre
CCMACanadian Corps Medium Artillery
CCMHQSRCSCompany Canadian Military Headquarters Signals, Royal Canadian Signals
CCMOSCanadian Counter Mortar Officers Staff
CCMOSRCACanadian Counter Mortar Officer Staff, Royal Canadian Artillery
CCMSRCACanadian Corps Meteorological Section, Royal Canadian Artillery
CCNFCommodore Commanding Newfoundland Force
CCOChief of Combined Operations
CCOCivilian Contracts Officer, Joint Air Training Plan
CCOCoder and Cypher Office
CCOCommunications, Coding and Cyphering Arrangements
CCODCanadian Central Ordnance Depot
CCOSCombined Chiefs of Staff
CCPCasualty Collecting Point
CCPCasualty Clearing Post
CCPCCompany Canadian Provost Corps
CCPPCoastal Command Preparation Pool
CCPPRCASCCanadian Corps Petrol Park, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
CCPSCentral Computation Pay System
CCPSComputerized Central Pay System
CCPUCanadian Corps Postal Unit
CCPUCanadian Corps Protective Company
CCR(C)ACommander Corps Royal (Canadian) Artillery
CCRACommander, Corps Royal Artillery (brigadier)
CCRACommander Corps, Royal Artillery
CCRCCombat Crew Replacement Centre
CCRCCanadian Corps Reinforcement Camp - centre in France where troops were held before being sent to reinforce existing units
CCRCAMCConditioning Centre, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
CCRCASCComposite Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
CCRECommander, Corps Royal Engineers (lieutenant-colonel)
CCRSIGSCommander, Corps of Royal Signals
CCRTCCanadian Corps Reinforcement Transit Camp
CCRUCanadian Combined Reinforcement Unit
CCSCasualty Clearing Station
CCSChief Commissary Steward Supervise ship's galley.
CCSChief Commissary Steward
CCSCanadian Censor Section
CCSCanadian Chaplain Services
CCSCasualty Clearing Station - first medical unit (after the Aid Post) for wounded soldiers evacuated from the front lines
CCSCode and Cypher School
CCSCombined Chiefs of Staff
CCSDFCoastal Command Special Duties Flight
CCSOContraband Control Service Officer
CCSRCCSCanadian Cipher Section, Royal Canadian Corps of Signals
CCSRCSCanadian Corps Signals, Royal Canadian Signals
CCTCanadian Calibration Troop
CCTCCanadian Corps Transport Company
CCTCCommandant, Combined Training Centre
CCTCCCanadian Corps Troops Carrying Column
CCTCCRCASCCommander Corps Troops Carrying Column, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
CCTDUCoastal Command Tactical Development Unit
CCTFCoastal Command Training Flight/Combat Cairo Task Force Cd Command
CCTORCOCCanadian Corps Troops Ordnance, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
CCTSICanadian Corps Troops Service Increment
CCTW/SRCEMECanadian Corps Troops Workshop, Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
CCTW/SRCOCCanadian Corps troops Workshop, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
CCUCanadian Concentration Unit
CCWACCompany Canadian Women's Military Corps
CCWACMDCompany Canadian Women's Army Corps Military Corps
CCWDLCanadian Chemical Warfare Defence Laboratory
CCWSCanadian Chemical Warfare School
CCZCanadian Coastal Zone
CDCoast Defence; Canadian Decoration (service medal); or Civil Defence
CDCanada Draft
CDCanadian Forces Decoration
CDCaptain of the Dockyard
CDClearance Diver
CDCoast Defence (Artillery)
CDCommissioned
CDConvalescent Detachments
CD(Records)Correction on Documents
CD&AACoast Defence & Anti-Aircraft
CD&AAATCCoast Defence & Anti-Aircraft Artillery Training Centre
CD&AAW/SSCoast Defence & Anti-Aircraft Workshop Section
CD&EPCanadian Defence & Employment Platoon
CD&FPBCanadian Detention and Field Punishment Barracks
CD&MSCanadian Driving and Maintenance School
CDACanada
CDACanadian Defence Academy
CDACanadian Divisional Artillery
CDACCanadian Divisional Ammunition Depot
CDACCanadian Divisional Ammunition Column - railhead where divisional ammunition was stored before being shipped to the front
CDBCanadian Detention Barracks
CDBCoast Defence Battery
CDBPRCECanadian Divisional Bridging Platoon, Royal Canadian Engineers
CDCCanadian Dental Corps
CDCCanadian Disciplinary Centre
CDCCanadian Divisional Calvary
CDCFCoastal Command Cooperation Flight
CdCkOCommissioned Cookery Officer
CDCRCECanadian Drilling Company, Royal Canadian Engineers
CdCtOCommissioned Catering Officer
CDDCanadian Discharge Depot - centre in Canada where soldiers returning from war were released from service
CDDUCoast Defence Development Unit
CDECode
CdeGCroix de Guerre
CdeG(B)Croix de Guerre Belgium
CdeG(F)Croix de Guerre France
CdElCommissioned Electrician
CdEngCommissioned Engineer
CDGCroix de Guerre
CdG'nrCommissioner Gunner
CDHQCanadian Divisional Headquarters
CDICommand driver increment
CDISCanadian Division Intelligence Section
CDISRCASCCanadian Detail Issue Depot, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
CDLCanal Defence Light
CDLSCanadian Defence Liaison Staff
CDMDCanada Draft Military District
CDNCanadian
Cdn-GdsCanadian Guards
CdnConstlEngrsCanadian Constructional Engineers
CdnEngrsCanadian Engineers
CDOCommando
CDOFFrench Western Africa colony
CDofDSCanadian Depot of Dental Stores
CDOSCCamp Daily Orders Sarcee Camp
CDOW/SRCOCCanadian Divisional Ordnance Workshop, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
CDPUCanadian Division Postal Unit
CDRCommander
CDRCommander or Lieutenant Colonel
CDRCommodore1 or Brigadier General
CdrCoder
CdrCommander
Cdr(D)Commander (Destroyers)
CDRAS&TDCanadian Detachment Royal Armoured Corps School & Training Depot
CDRBCAO/SCanadian Division Reece Battalion, Canadian Army Overseas
CDRECommodore
CDRJCommander, Force J.
CDRSRCSCanadian Despatch Rider Section Royal Canadian Signals
CDSChief of the Defence Staff
CDSCanadian Divisional Signals
CDSChief of the Defence Staff
CDSAControlled Drugs and Substances Act
CDSBCanadian Division Support Battalion
CDSBCommissioned Signal Boatswain
CDSCCRCCanadian Division Section - Canadian Corps Reinforcement Camp
CDSCDCCentral Dental Stores, Canadian Dental Corps
CDSCRCASCCanadian Division Supply Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
CdShptCommissioned Shipwright
CdSOCommissioned Stores Officer
CDSRCCanadian Division Section Reinforcement Camp
CdtCadet
CDTCommissioned Telegraphist
CDTCRCASCCanadian Division Troops Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
CdTelegrCadet Telegraphist
CDTSCanadian Divisional Training School
CDVGofCCMHQGeneral Duty Veterans Guard of Canada, Canadian Military Headquarters
CdWOCommissioned Writer Officer
CECanadian Engineers
CECanadian Engineers - corps of men who built bridges, railway depots, camps, bases and other military installations
CEChief Engineer
CECivil Engineer
CE ROUNDRound Chemical Energy Round
CE(Wks)Chief Engineer (Works)
CE&MPRCECanadian Electrical & Mechanical Platoon, Royal Canadian Engineers
CE&MSRCECanadian Electrical & Mechanical Section, Royal Canadian Engineers
CEAChief Electrical Artificer
CEAURCOCCanadian Equipment Assembly Unit, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
CECCorps exp?ditionnaire canadien (French only) - force of more than 600,000 men established by the Government of Canada for service overseas
CEC-V (S)Officers of the Volunteer Reserve appointed for special service in the Civil Engineer Corps.
CEDITCommand Engineering Development & Investigation Unit
CEEW(A)RCEMECanadian Engineer Equipment Workshop (Active), Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
CEEW/SRCEMECanadian Engineer Equipment Workshop, Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
CEEW/SRCOCCanadian Engine Equipment Workshop, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
CEFCasualty Defence Flight; or Canadian Expeditionary Force (1914-1919)
CEFCanadian Expeditionary Force - force of more than 600,000 men established by the Government of Canada for service overseas
CEFCOMCanadian Expeditionary Force Command
CEG(B)Canadian Employment Group "B"
CEHUCanadian Engineer Holding Unit
CELECommunications/Electronics Engineer
CEMChief Electrician's Mate
CEOCamp Engineer Officer
CEOCommand Engineer Officer
CEOTPContinuing Education Officer Training Plan
CEPCanadian Employment Platoon
CEPFCanadian Echelon Pacific Force
CERCombat Engineer Regiment
CERAChief Engine Room Artificer
CERDCanadian Engineer Reinforcement Depot
CERDCanadian Engineer Reinforcement Depot - centre from which reinforcements were allocated to existing engineering units
CERUCanadian Engineer Reinforcement Unit
CESFCommander, Eastern Sea Frontier (U.S.)
CESUCanadian Educational Services Unit
CETCCanadian Engineer Training Centre
CETechConstruction Engineering Technician
CEURCAMCCanadian Exhaustion Unit, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
CEWCentimetric Early Warning
CeylonPLRCCeylon Planters Rifle Corps
CFChaplain to the forces
CFCanadian Forces; or Canadian Fighter; or Communication Flight; or Conversion Flight (number Prefix)
CFCanadian Forces
CFCanadian Fusiliers
CFComposite Flights
CF 9898 Canadian Forces form #98 Report on Injuries
CF H SVCS GPH Svcs Gp Canadian Forces Health Services Group
CF JNBCDJNBCD Canadian Forces Joint Nuclear, Biological and Chemical Defence
CF LALA Canadian Forces Legal Advisor
CF(S)Communications Flight (Squadron)
CF(SP)RRCACanadian Field (Self Propelled) Regiment, Royal Canadian Artillery
CF/UNITCamouflage Flight/Unit
CF&PSCanadian Film and Photo Section
CF98Canadian Forces Form #98 - Report on Injuries
CFACanadian Field Ambulance; or Canadian Field Artillery
CFACalvary Field Ambulance
CFACanadian Field Ambulance - unit responsible for evacuating the wounded from the front lines to medical centres
CFACanadian Field Artillery - organization responsible for using medium-calibre guns in direct or indirect support of infantry
CFADCanadian Forces Ammunition Depot
CFAOCanadian Forces Administrative Order
CFASSCanadian Field Auxiliary Services Section
CFBCanadian Forces Base
CFBCoastal Force Base
CFBMEKCoast Force Base, Mers-El-Kebir
CFBRCA(AF)Canadian Field Battery, Royal Canadian Artillery, (Active Force)
CFCCanadian Forestry Corps
CFCChief Fire Controlman
CFCCanadian Forces College
CFCCanadian Forestry Corps - units designated to cut down and process trees to provide wood and lumber
CFCCraftsman
CFCCDRCECanadian Field Company, Canadian Division, Royal Canadian Engineers
CFCCUCivilian Fighter Control Cooperation Flight
CFCEPCanadian Forces Continuing Education Program
CFCFCanadian Forces Central Fund
CFCRCECanadian Field Company, Royal Canadian Engineers
CFCSCanadian Forces Communications System; or Central Fighter Control School
CFCSCCanadian Forces Command and Staff College (located in Toronto)
CFCSCCanadian Forces Command and Staff Course
CFCTWCanadian Forestry Corps Training Wing
CFDCPCanadian Forces Drug Control Program
CFDSCanadian Field Dressing Station
CFDSRCAMCCanadian Field Dressing Station, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
CFECanadian Forces Europe; or Central Fighter Establishment
CFECommander, Coastal Forces, Eastern Mediterranean
CFEFCanadian Far East Force
CFESCanadian Field Educational Section
CFEWCCanadian Forces Electronic Warfare Centre. Located a Shirleys Bay outside Ottawa.
CFFCombined Forces in France
CFFCommunication and Ferry Flights
CFFCorps of Civilian (Canadian) Fire Fighters For Service in the United Kingdom
CFFMCanadian Forces Fire Marshal
CFFSCanadian Forces Fleet School
CFFTCoastal Forces Fuelling Tender
CFFTSCanadian Forces Flight Training School
CFHCanadian Field Hospital
CFHCanadian Forces Hospital
CFHACanadian Forces Housing Agency
CFHSCanadian Field Historical Section
CFHSvcsGpCanadian Forces Health Services Group
CFIChief Flying Instructor; or Chief Flight Instructor; or Communications Flight Iraq
CFI&PCommunication Flight Iraq & Persia
CFIOGCanadian Forces Information Operations Group
CFITESCanadian Forces Individual Training and Education System
CFLCompassionate Farm Leave
CFLAWCCanadian Forces Land Advanced Warfare Centre
CFLCCanadian Forces Liaison Council
CFLRSCanadian Forces Leadership and Recruit School
CFMEPCanadian Forces Military Equivalencies Program
CFMGCanadian Forces Medical Group
CFMOCanadian Forces Medical Order
CFMPACanadian Forces Military Police Academy
CFMSCanadian Forces Medical Service
CFMSOCoastal Forces Material Supply Officer
CFMTPCanadian Forces Musician Training Plan
CFNCanadian Forces Newspapers
CFNCraftsman, A Private in any 400 series trade (VehTech, Wpns Tech, FCS Tech, Mat Tech)
CfnCraftsman
CfnCraftsman (Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers)
CFNCanadian Forces in the Netherlands
CFNCIUCanadian Forces National Counter-Intelligence Unit
CFNESCanadian Forces Naval Engineering School
CFNISCanadian Forces National Investigation Service
CFOCSCanadian Forces Officer Candidate School
CFORSCourse for Orderly Room Sergeants
CFPCanadian Forces Publication: A Canadian military book or PAM.
CFPCanadian Forces Publication
CFPAFCanadian Forces Personnel Assistance Fund
CFPASCanadian Forces Personnel Appraisal System
CFPCCanadian Field Punishment Camp
CFPCRCECorps Field Park Company, Royal Canadian Engineers
CFPCUCICCanadian Field Press Censor Unit, Canadian Intelligence Corps
CFPDCanadian Forces professional development
CFPMCanadian Forces Provost Marshall (Commanding Officer of Canadian Military Police)
CFPOCanadian Forces Post Office
CFPPCivilian Ferry Pilots Pool
CFPPCanadian Forces Parliamentary Program
CFPSACanadian Forces Personnel Support Agency
CFRCanadian Forces Registration (vehicles license plate number); or Commissioning From Ranks
CFRCommissioning From the Ranks
CFRCCanadian Forces Recruiting Centre
CFRETSCanadian Forces Recruiting, Education and Training System
CFRGCanadian Forces Recruiting Group
CFRIMSCanadian Forces Resources Information Management System
CFRPCommissioning from the Ranks Plan
CFRRCAAPCanadian Field Regiment, Royal Canadian Artillery, Advance Party
CFSCanadian Forces Station; or Central Flying School
CFSCanadian Field Squadron
CFSCentral Flying Schools
CFSALCanadian Forces School of Administration and Logistic
CFSATSCanadian Forces Small Arms Trainer Simulator
CFSCCanadian Field Survey Company
CFSCECanadian Forces School of Communications and Electronics
CFSCRCECanadian Field Survey Company, Royal Canadian Engineers
CFSDCanadian Forces Supply Depot
CFSEMECanadian Forces School of Electrical and Mechanical Engineering
CFSMECanadian Forces School of Military Engineering
CFSOCanadian Forces Supplementary Orders
CFSRDCanadian Field Security Reserve Detachment
CFSSCanadian Field Security Section
CFSURCAMCCanadian Field Surgical Unit, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
CFTC(ID)RCASCCanadian General Transport Company (Infantry Division), Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
CFTOCanadian Forces Technical Order
CFTSHQCanadian Forces Training System Headquarters
CFTUCanadian Field Transfusion Unit
CFWCommander, Coastal Forces, Western Mediterranean
CFWDCommunication Flight Western Desert
CGCanada Gazette
CGColdstream Guards
CGCommanding General (U.S.)
CGCompassionate Grounds
CGACanadian Garrison Artillery
CGACeylon Garrison Artillery
CGACanadian Garrison Artillery - organization responsible for using large-calibre guns against heavily fortified positions
CGBCanadian Garrison Battalion
CGBDCanadian General Base Depot
CGBRBCanadian General Base Reinforcement Battalion
CGCUCanadian Graves Concentration Unit
CgdsColdstream Guards
CGGThe Canadian Grenadier Guards Regiment
CGGCanadian Grenadier Guards (Now 22nd Armoured Regiment)
CGHCanadian General Hospital
CGHCanadian General Hospital - permanent hospital where extensive treatment was given to the wounded
CGHRCAMCCanadian General Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
CGHUCanadian General Holding Unit
CGISCentral Gliding Instructors School
CGLSCanadian General Labour Section
CGMConspicuous Gallantry Medal
CGMChief Gunner's Mate
CGMConspicuous Gallantry Medal
CGMFCentral Glider Maintenance Flight
CGMUCombat Group Medical Unit
CGNCruiser, Guided Missile, Nuclear
CGPCCanadian General Pioneer Company
CGRCanadian Garrison Regiment
CGRCanadian Garrison Regiment - unit of 13 battalions formed in April 1918 to perform garrison duty in Canada's 13 military districts
CGRCanadian Graves Registrar or Registration
CGRUCanadian General Reinforcement Unit
CGRUCanadian Graves Registration Unit
CGSCentral Gunnery School; or Central Gliding School; or Chief of the General Staff
CGSCanadian Government Ship
CGSChief of the General Staff
CGSChief of the Imperial General Staff
CGSFCommander Gulf Sea Frontier
CGTCCanadian General Transport Company
CGTWRCEMECanadian General Troop Workshop, Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
CHChain Home (Radar chain)
CH14th Canadian Hussars
CHChaplain
CHChatham Division, Royal Marines
CHCompanion Of Honour
CHConstruction Hand
CHConvalescent Hospital
CH of OThe Cameron Highlanders of Ottawa Regiment
CHAPCadet Harassment and Abuse Prevention
ChapChaplain
CHAPCanadian Harassment and Abuse Prevention
Chap(F)Chaplain of the Fleet
Chap(P)Chaplain (Protestant)
Chap(RC)Director of Chaplain Services (Roman Catholic)
CHBCanadian Highland Battalion (Black Watch Royal Highland Regiment of Canada)
CHC-V (G)Officers of the Volunteer Reserve appointed for general service in the Chaplain Corps.
CHC-V (P)Seniors in theological seminaries commissioned as ensigns (probationary) pending graduation, ordination, and commissioning in the Chaplain Corps.
CHC-V (S)Officers of the Volunteer Reserve appointed for special service in the Chaplain Corps.
CHDCalgary Highlanders Depot
CHELChain Home Extra Low (Radar)
CHEMChemical
CHENGChief Engineer
CHES.Cheshire
CHESHIRECheshire Regiment
Cheshire (Ches)The Cheshire Regiment
ChesRCheshire Regiment
ChesYeoCheshire Yeomanry
CHETCanadian Higher Education Test
CHLChain Home Low (Radar chain)
ChOChief Officer
CHofO(MG)Cameron Highlanders of Ottawa (Machine Gun)
CHOPLine near 47th Meridian dividing the British and Canadian areas of responsibility
CHPChaplain (Protestant)
CHQ&NDHQCRCAMCCorps Headquarters & National Defence Headquarters Company, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
CHQAGRCECanadian Headquarters Army Group, Royal Canadian Artillery
CHQCDCCorps Headquarters, Canadian Dental Corps OR Canadian Disciplinary Centre
CHQCPC(C)Corps Headquarters Canadian Postal Corps (Canada)
CHQCWACCorps Headquarters Canadian Women's Army Corps
CHQEOFSCRCOCCorps Headquarters Element of Salvage Control, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
CHQofBSACanadian Headquarters of Base Sub Area
CHQPMCCamp Headquarters, Petawawa Military Camp
CHQRCECACorps Headquarters Royal Canadian Engineers, Canadian Army
CHQRCEMECorps Headquarters Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
CHQRCOCCorps Headquarters, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
CHQSDRCOCCanadian Headquarters Salvage Depot, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
CHRACanadian Human Rights Act
CHRCCanadian Human Rights Commission
CHRCChaplain Roman Catholic
CHRPCCCivilian Human Resource Planning and Coordination Committee
CHRSCCivilian Human Resource Service Centers
CHRSRCEMECanadian Heavy Recovery Section, Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
CHRSRCOCCanadian Heavy Recovery Section, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
CHSCanadian Hospital Ship
CHSBChief Signal Botswain
CHSHPTChief Shipwright
ChSkrChief Skipper
CHTCorps of Horse Transport
CHUCanadian Holding Unit
CHWRChief Writer
CHYeoSIGChief Yeoman of Signals
CI(I)HQSCanadian Intelligence (Interrogation) Headquarters Section
CIAChief Inspector of Armaments
CIALCommercial Cable Company
CIBCanadian Infantry Brigade
CIBCCanadian Infantry Corps Band
CIBCRCASCCanadian Infantry Brigade Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
CIBGCanadian Infantry Brigade Group
CIBGDP(LS)Canadian Light Infantry Brigade Ground Defence Platoon (Lorne Scot)
CIBRBCanadian Infantry Base Reinforcement Battalion
CIBSG(SLI)Canadian Infantry Brigade Support Group (Saskatoon Light Infantry)
CIBUSCommunication Instructions for British Warships in the U.S.A.
CIBW/SCanadian Infantry Brigade Workshop (Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps or Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers)
CIBW/SRCEMECanadian Infantry Brigade Workshop, Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
CIBW/SRCOCCanadian Infantry Brigade Workshop, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
CICCadet Instructors Cadre, formerly the Cadet Instructors List or
CICCadet Instructor Cadre
CICCanadian Infantry Corps
CICCanadian Intelligence Corps
CIDCommittee of Imperial Defence
CIDBCanadian Infantry Depot Battalion
CIDBnCanadian Infantry Depot Battalion
CIDCC(M)RCASCCanadian Infantry Division Composite Company (Main), Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
CIDCMOSCanadian Infantry Division Ordnance Field Park, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
CIDM/GBn(SLI)Canadian Infantry Division Machine Gun Battalion (Saskatoon Light Infantry)
CIDOFPRCOCCanadian Infantry Division Ordnance Field Park, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
CIDRTCCanadian Infantry Division Reinforcement Transit Camp
CIDSICanadian Infantry Division Service Increment
CIDSPRCOCCanadian Infantry Division Sub Park, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
CIDTCRCASCCanadian Infantry Division Troops Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
CIDTSCanadian Infantry Division Training School
CIETCanadian Intermediate Education Test
CIETCanadian Intermediate Educational Test
CIF"C" Infantry Battalion
CIGChief Instructor in Gunnery
CIGSChief of the Imperial General Staff at the War Office
CIGSChief of the Imperial General Staff
CIHUCanadian Infantry Holding Unit
CILCadet Instructors List
CIMGCoy(NBR)Canadian Independent Machine Gun Company (New Brunswick Regiment)
Cin CCNACommander in Chief, Canadian North West Atlantic
CINCCommander in Chief
CInfCCanadian Infantry Corps
CIntCCanadian Intelligence Corps
CIofCMChief Inspector of Catering & Messing
CIOSPRCOCCanadian Infantry Ordnance Sub-Park, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
CIPCICCanadian Interpreters Pool, Canadian Infantry Corps
CIRDCanadian Indestructible Roller Device (mine clearer)
CIRUCanadian Infantry Reinforcement Unit
CITBCanadian Infantry Training Brigade
CITCCanadian Infantry Training Centre
CITCCanadian Infantry Centre
CITCCanadian Infantry Training Centre
CitoanMTIBRCASCCanadian Increment to a (Mobilization Training Centre / Mechanical Transport / Military Training OR Movement Train) Inspection Branch, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
CITRCanadian Infantry Training Regiment
CITW/SRCEMECanadian Infantry Troops Workshop, Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
CITW/SRCOCCanadian Infantry Troops Workshop, Royal Canadian Ordnance corps
CIUClinical Investigation Units
CIVCivil or civilian
Civ.Civil
CIWBCanadian Infantry Works Battalion
CIWCCanadian Infantry Works Corps
CJATCCanadian Joint Air Training Centre (Rivers, Manitoba)
CJLSCorps Junior Leaders School
CJTFCombined Joint Task Force
CJWSCCanadian Junior War Staff Course
CkCook Take charge of galley.
CKCook
CKCook (Ship's)
Ck(O)Cook (Officers)
Ck(Prob)Cook (Probationer)
Ck(S)Cook (Seamen)
Ck1cCook, First Class
Ck2cCook, Second Class
Ck3cCook, Third Class
CKMTECook's Mate
CKS&DUCanadian Kit Storage & Disposal Unit
CKSDCanadian Kit Storage Depot
CLCentre line
CLCasualty List
ClClasp
CLCanloan List
CLCasualty List - list of soldiers wounded, killed, missing or taken prisoner by the enemy
CLColonel
CLCompassionate Leave
CLConvalescent Leave
CL-SEColour Sergeant
CLA-ABCanadian Light Anti-Aircraft Battalion
CLACKS.Clackmannanshire
CLAMCombat Liberation Army of Meaford
CLBCanadian Labour Battalion
CLCCanadian Leave Centre
CLDAFHQCanadian Liaison Detachment, Allied Forces OR Air Force Headquarters
CLECentral Landing Establishment
CLEClerk
CLESCanadian Legion Educational Service
CLFCSCCanadian Land Force Command and Staff College (located in Kingston, ON)
CLFCSCCanadian Land Force Command and Staff College
CLFHSRCAMCCanadian Light Field Hygiene Sections, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
CLHCanadian Light Horse
CLHCanadian Light Horse - cavalry unit, originally intended as a scouting force
CLKClerk
ClkAccClerk Accounting
ClkAdmSuprClerk Administrative Supervisor
ClkEngClerk Engineering
ClkGenClerk General
ClkStatsClerk Statistics
ClkStenoClerk Stenographer
ClkTypClerk Typist
ClocChief Locator
ClofCPC(C)Canadian Line of Communication Provost Company (Consolidated)
CLofCTCanadian Line of Communication Terminal
CLPCanadian Labour Pool
CLQClass Qualified
CLRSRCOCCanadian Light Recovery Station, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
CLSChief of the Land Staff; or Central Landing School
CLSChief of the Land Staff
CLURCECanadian Landmark Unit, Royal Canadian Engineers
CLWSCanadian Legion War Services
CMCareer Manager; or Court Martial
CMCarpenter's Mate Use hand and power tools. Take charge of ship ventilation, painting, watertight control, drainage. Understand shoring and drydocking.
CMChief Metalsmith
CMCanadian Centennial Medal (1967)
CMCommissaryman
CMCommunicator
CMMember of the Order of Canada
CM/LControlled Mine Laying
CM1cCarpenter's Mate, First Class
CM2cCarpenter's Mate, Second Class
CM3cCarpenter's Mate, Third Class
CMACentral Mediterranean Area
CMACRCASCCanadian Motor Ambulance Convoy, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
CMASCLCanadian Military Attache Staff Canadian Legation
CMBGCanadian Mechanized Brigade Group
CMBURCAMCCanadian Mobile Bath Units, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
CMCCanadian Medical Centre
CMCCanadian Military College
CMCLGCanadian Movement Control Liaison Group
CMCR(PLNBH)AFCanadian Motorcycle Regiment (Princess Louise's New Brunswick Hussars) Active Force
CMCUCanadian Movement Control Unit
CMDCommand
CMDConventional Munitions Disposal
CMDBSNCommissioner Boatswain
CMDLondonMD1Central Mechanization Depot, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
CmdrCommander
CmdrCommander (Naval)
Cmdr.Commander
CMDRECommodore
CMECanadian Military Engineer
CMECCanadian Mechanical Equipment Company
CMFCentral Mediterranean Force
CMFCentral Med Forces
CMFCentral Mediterranean Force
CMGCanadian Medical Group
CMGCompanion of the Order of St Michael and St George
CMGOrder of St. Michael and St. George (Companion)
CMGBCanadian Mechanized Brigade Group
CMGBdeCanadian Machine Gun Brigade
CMGCCanadian Machine Gun Corps
CMGCCanadian Machine Gun Corps - soldiers with machine guns responsible for supporting or defending against infantry attack
CMGCMFCanadian Meteorological Group - Central Mediterranean Force
CMGHUCanadian Machine Gun Holding Unit
CMGOCorps Machine Gun Officer
CMGRUCanadian Machine Gun Reinforcement Unit
CMGTCCanadian Machine Gun Training Centre
CMHCalgary Military Hospital
CMHCanadian Military Hospital
CMHLCanadian Mobile Hygiene Laboratory
CMHQCanadian Military Headquarters
CMHQCCanadian Military Headquarters Course
CMHQROX-LPSOWCanadian Military Headquarters Records Office X-List, PSOW
CMHRCAMCCamp Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
CMHRCAMCCamrose Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
CMHRCAMCCharlottetown Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
CMHRCAMCChatham Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
CMHRCAMCChicoutimi Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
CMHRCAMCChilliwack Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Hospital
CMHRCAMCCornwall Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Military Hospital
CMISCareer Management Information System
CMJChief Military Judge
CMMChief Machinist's Mate
CMMOrder of Merit (Commander)
CMMGCanadian Motor Machine Gun Brigade
CMMGCCanadian Motor Machine Gun Corps
CMMPCorps of Military Mounted Police
CMMSCanadian Motorcycle Maintenance School
CMN-SURCAMCCanadian Mobil Neuro-Surgical Unit, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
CMOChief Medical Officer
CmoMMChief Motor Machinist's Mate
CMOSCounter Mortar Officer Staff
CMPChief of Military Personnel; or Corps of Military Police
CMPCorps of Military Police
CMP&DBCanadian Military Prison & Detention Barracks
CMPACanadian Military Police Association
CMPCCanadian Military Police Corps
CMPLRCASCCanadian Mobile Pet. Laboratories, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
CMPSCanadian Map Photographic Section
CMPSCanadian Military Police Corps
CMRCanadian Mounted Rifles
CMRColl?ge militaire royal de Saint-Jean
CMRCanadian Mounted Rifles - mounted soldiers originally, later used largely as infantry
CMRCape Mounted Riflemen
CMR(GGHG)AFCanadian Motorcycle Regiment (Governor General's Horse Guards) Active Force
CMRCASF(DYRCH)Canadian Motorcycle Regiment, Canadian Active Service Force (17th Duke of York's Royal Canadian Hussars)
CMRPRCASCCanadian Medium Regiment Platoon, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
CMRSCanadian Medical Rest Station
CMRSRCAMCCanadian Medical Rest Station, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
CMSChief of Maritime Staff
CMSCanadian Military Staff
CMSCanadian Mission Staff
CMSACo-operations with the British Ministry of War Transport in the United States
CMSCCape Medical Staff Corps
CMSCCo-operations with the British Ministry of War Transport in Canada
CMSCCorps of Military Clerks
CMSCCorps of Military Staff Clerks
CMSCCOCorps of Military Staff, Clerks Corps Orders
CMSPECCanadian Military Section Port Executive Committee
CMSTMUSACamp Myles Standish, Tauton Massachusetts, U.S.A.
CMTCorps of Motor Transport, Army Service Corps
CMTCCanadian Manoeuvre Training Centre
CMTCCMCanadian Militia Training Course, Camp Macauley
CMTechConstruction and Maintenance Technician
CMTRCACanadian Modelling Team, Royal Canadian Artillery
CMTRURCEMECanadian Mobile Tire Repair Unit, Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
CMTSCentral Mechanical Transport Stores
CMUCivilian Maintenance Unit
CMUConstruction and Maintenance Units
CN&CSCentral Navigation & Control School
CNCoyCannon Company
CndCanadian
Cnd.Canadian
CndDetnBksCanadian Detention Barracks
CNDHQCommandant National Defence Headquarters
CNECanadian National Exhibition
CNECChief Naval Engineering and Construction
CNESChief Naval Equipment and Supply
CNFCommonwealth Naval Forces
CNKChange Next of Kin
CNMOCanadian Naval Mission Overseas
CNOCanadian Naval Order
CNPChief of Naval Personnel
CNPWRCAMCCanadian Neuro Psychiatric Wing, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
CNRCanadian National Railways
CNRCanadian Naval Regulations
CNSCentral Navigation School
CNSChief of the Naval Staff
CNSRHRCAMCCanadian Nursing Sister's Rest Home, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
CNVT&TUCanadian Night Vision Training & Testing Unit
CNVTSCentral Night Vision Training School
CNW-44Canadian Naval War Plan
COCommanding Officer (can also be OC); or Chain Overseas (Overseas version of CH)
COCompany
COCommanding Officer - any officer in command of a specific unit (usually battalion level and up)
COConstable
COCook (Officer's)
COCorps Orders
CO(A)Camp Orders (Angler)
CO/SPDCanadian Overseas Postal Depot
CO&MERUCanadian Ordnance & Mechanical Engineer Reinforcement Unit
COACourse of Action
COAChief Ordnance Accountant
COACorps of Ordnance Artificers
COACourse of Action
COACCommanding Officer Atlantic Coast
COAVCommanding Officer Auxiliary Vessels
COBDCanadian Ordnance Beach Detachment
COBDCanadian Ordnance Branch Detachment
COCCanadian Ordnance Corps
COCCombined Operations Centre
COC(AC)Combined Operations School (Army Camp)
COC&BTCCombined Operations Centre & Basic Training Centre
COCDCCorps Orders, Canadian Dental Corps
COCPCCorps Orders Canadian Postal Corps
COCTCCanadian Ordnance Corps Training Centre
COCTUSCCanadian Officer Cadet Training Unit Selection Centre
COCWACCorps Orders, Canadian Women's Army Corps
CODCommand Ordinance Depot
CODCoast Observer Detachment
CODCentral Ordnance Depot
CODCRCOCCentral Ordnance Depot Company, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
CODEDescription
CODRCOCCamp Ordnance Depot, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
COEMETCCanadian Ordnance Electrical Mechanical Engineer Training Course
COFCanadian Army Occupation Force
COFCanadian Occupational Force
CofASCorps of Army Schoolmasters
CofCQueen's Own Cameron Highlanders of Canada
CofFChaplain of the Fleet
CofHRSCorps of Hussars
CofICourt of Inquiry - group of officers convened to investigate specific questions or events
CofLondYeoCounty of London Yeomanry
CofLRSCorps of Lancers
COFPRCOCCanadian Ordnance Field Park, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
CofSChief of Staff
CofSCross of Sacrifice (Memorial Cross)
CofWCable or Wireless
COHQCombined Operations Headquarters
COIConflict of Interest
COICourt of Inquiry
COINCounter-Insurgency Operations
COLColonel
COLChain Overseas Low (radar AMES Type 5)
ColColonel
Col.Colonel
COLDM GDSColdstream Guards
Coldm Gds (CG)The Coldstream Guards (The Coldstream Regiment of Foot Guards)
COLNColumn
Coln.Column
ComCommand - unit under the command of one officer or non-commissioned officer
COMCommissioner
Com'dCommand - unit under the command of one officer or non-commissioned officer
Com10thFleetCandRCommander 10th Fleet Convoy and Routeing (US)
ComBtswnCommissioned Boatswain
COMC&SCanadian Ordnance Maintenance Company & Sections
COMDCommand, commanded, commandant or commander
ComdCommand - unit under the command of one officer or non-commissioned officer
ComdCommandant
ComdCommander
ComdCommanding
Comd.Command
ComdEngrCommand Engineer
COMDGENCommanding General (U.S.)
ComdtCommandant
COMEChief Ordnance Mechanical Engineer
COMERUCanadian Ordnance and Mechanical Engineer Reinforcement Unit
COMINCHCommander in Chief, US Fleet
CominchCandRCommander in Chief, US Fleet, Convoy and Routeing
COMINTCommunications Intelligence
CommCommission
CommCommodore
COMM(S)Communication(s)
Commande (D)Commander (Destroyers)
COMMOCommunications
Commodore(D)WACommodore (Destroyers), Western Approaches
CommofCustomsCommissioner of Customs
COMMS ZZ Communications Zone
COMNCommunication
ComOpCommunications Operator
ComOpSuprCommunications Operator Supervisor
COMPComposite
ComPC(A)Communications Performance Checker (Air)
ComPC(G)Communications Performance Checker (Ground)
COMPOComposite Ration (also called comp rat)
COMSENCommunications Centre
ComTechCommunications Technician
ComTech(A)Communications Technician (Air)
ComTech(G)Communications Technician (Ground)
CON RContact reconnaissance
CONCConcentrate, concentrated or concentration
ConcConcentrate
ConcConcentration
CondConductor
CONDCommanding Officer Naval Divisions
CondrConductor
Connav (No)Navy Authority, Washington
ConnRangConnaught Rangers
ConstConstable
ConstlConstructional
CONSTRConstruct, constructed or construction
constrConstruction
Constr.Construction
ConstrCConstructor Captain
CONTRController
CONVConversion
ConvConvalescent - a soldier recovering from wounds or illness
ConvoyCYeoSigsConvoy Chief Yeoman of Signals
ConvoyLSigConvoy Leading Signalman
ConvoyOSigConvoy Ordinary Signalman
ConvoySigConvoy Signalman
ConvoyYeoSigsConvoy Yeoman of Signals
COOChief ordnance officer
Cook(O)Cook (Officer's)
Cook(S)Cook (Ship's)
COORDCo-ordinate, co-ordinated, co-ordinating or co-ordination
COOS(M)RCOCCanadian Ordnance Officer's Shop (Mobile), Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
COPCommander of Port
COPCCommanding Officer Pacific Coast
COPDCanadian Overseas Postal Depot
COpSOChief Operational Services Officer
CorCorvettes
CORConfirmation of Rank
CORCCanadian Ordnance Railhead Company
CORCAMCCorps Orders, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
CORCCCanadian Overseas Railway Construction Corps
CORCRCOCCanadian Ordnance Railhead Company, Royal Canadian Ordnance Company
CORCTCanadian Overseas Railway Construction Troops
CORDCentral Ontario Regimental Depot
CORDCentral Ontario Regimental Depot - facility in England used to assemble men and to store and administer equipment and materials
CORDCommanding Officer Reserve Divisions
CORNWL.Cornwall
CorpCorporal
CorplCorporal
CORUCanadian Ordnance Reinforcement Unit
COSChief of Staff; or Company Orderly Sergeant; or Change of Strength
CosCompanies
CoSChief(s) of Staff
COSChange of Strength
COSComing Off Strength
COSCompany Orderly Sergeant
COS&CBCanadian Officers Survey & Classification Board
COSAICanadian Ordnance Stores Accounting Inspectorate
Cositrep.Combined Situation Report
COSSACChief of Staff to Supreme Allied Commander
COSSACChief of Staff to the Supreme Allied Commander (Designate)
COSSAC.Chief of Staff to the Supreme Allied Commander (designate)
COTCCanadian 0fficers Training Corps
COTCCanadian Officer Training Centre
COTCCanadian Officer Training Corps
COTCCanadian Overseas Telecommunication Corporation
COTUCoastal Operational Training Unit
COUCalled Out Under
COVGofCCorps Orders Veterans Guard of Canada
COXCoxswain Work with canvas and handle boats. Know signaling.
CoxCoxswain
Cox'nCoxswain
COYCompany
CoyCompany - unit of approximately 200 men, divided into 4 platoons
Coy.Company
CPCommand Post; or Close Protection
CPChief Photographer
CPChaplains Pool
CPCommand Post
CPACRCAMCCanadian Prophylactic Ablution Centre, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
CPBCanadian Parachute Battalion
CPBCanadian Pioneer Battalion
CPBRCECanadian Pioneer Battalion, Royal Canadian Engineers
CPCCanadian Postal Corps
CPCCanadian Pension Commission (Department of Veterans Affairs)
CPCCanadian Postal Corps
CPCCanadian Provost Corps
CPCCorps Protection Company
CPCCMF(ADHOC)Canadian Pioneer Company, Central Mediterranean Force
CPCDCanadian Provost Corps Depot
CPCO/S(PU)Canadian Postal Corps Overseas, (Postal Units)
CPCURCASCCanadian Port Clearance Unit, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
CPDPRCECanadian Pile Driving Platoon, Royal Canadian Engineers
CPDRCAPCCommand Pay Detachment, Royal Canadian Army Pay Corps
CPECentral Photographic Establishment
CPFCanadian Patrol Frigate. (Halifax Class); or Coastal Patrol Flight
CPFCanadian Patriotic Front
CPhMChief Pharmacist's Mate
CPhoMChief Photographer's Mate
CPICorps of Permanent Instructors
CPinMECanadian Personnel in Middle East
CPLCorporal
CPLAMCorporal Ambulance
CPMHCamp Petawawa Military Hospital
CPMHRCAMCChorley Park Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
CPMMLRCOCCanadian Pilot Model Mobile Laundry, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
CPOChief Petty Officer (Navy Rank); or Command Pay Office
CPOChief Petty Officer
CPOCivilian Personnel Officer
CPO1Chief Petty Officer 1st Class
CPO2Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class
CPPRCivilian Performance Planning and Review
CPRChief Parachute Riggger
CPRCanadian Pacific Railway
CPRDCanadian Public Relations Detachment
CProCCanadian Provost Corps
CPRSCanadian Public Relations Services
CprtrChief Printer
CPRUCanadian Public Relations Unit
CPSCanadian Planning Staff
CPSCanadian Publishing Section
CptCaptain
CPTCCanadian Parachute Training Centre
CPTCACCanadian Pioneer Troop, Canadian Armoured Corps
CPTHOCaptain of Hospital Orderlies
CPTRECaptain Royal Engineers
CPTUCanadian Parachute Training Unit
CPTUCPCCanadian Postal Tracing Unit, Canadian Postal Corps
CPW/S(ADHOC)RCEMECanadian Port Workshop (Ad Hoc), Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
CPW/S(ADHOC)RCOCCanadian Port Workshop (Ad Hoc), Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
CPWEUCanadian Petroleum Warfare Experimental Unit
CQMChief Quartermaster
CQMSCompany Quartermaster Sergeant
CQMSCompany Quartermaster-Sergeant
CrCommander
CRR?giment de la Chaudi?re (French only)
CRCentral Registry
CRConfirmation of Rank
CRControl Rate
CRControl Rating
CRControl Ratings
CR(C)ECommander, Royal (Canadian) Engineers
CR(T)Calgary Unit (Tank)
CR/ACCanadian Re-allocation Centre
CRACommander Royal Artillery
CRACommander Royal Artillery (Divisional or corps HQ: brigadier)
CRACommander, Royal Artillery
CRACommanding Royal Artillery
CRACompulsory Retirement Age
CRAMCCommander, RAMC
CRAOCCommander, RAOC
CRASCCommander, RASC
CRASCCommander, Royal Army Service Corps
CRBCareer Review Board
CRBCanadian Rifle Battalion
CRBCareer Review Board
CRB(M)Career Review Board (Medical)
CRBRCACanadian Rocket Battery, Royal Canadian Artillery
CRBW/SRCEMECanadian Radar Battery Workshop, Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
CRCControl and reporting center
CRCCanadian Reception Camp
CRCCasualty Retraining Centre
CRCChief Registration Clerk
CRCAMCCompany Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
CRCASCATBCCompany Royal Canadian Army Service Army Tank Brigade Company
CRCASCATBCCompany Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
CRCCCanadian Railway Construction Corps
CRCCCanadian Road Construction Company
CRCECompany Royal Canadian Engineers
CRCE(PB)Commander Royal Canadian Engineers (Permanent Bridges)
CRCE(W)Commander Royal Canadian Engineers (Works)
CRCEMECompany Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
CRCLCanadian Red Cross List
CRCORUCanadian Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps Reinforcement Unit
CRCRCanadian Reserve Cavalry Regiment
CRCRCanadian Reserve Calvary Regiment - cavalry reserve unit based in England
CRCRCAMCCasualty Retraining Centre, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
CRCRCEMECanadian Recovery Company, Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
CRCRCOCCanadian Recovery Company, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
CRDController of Research & Development
CRDCanadian Reception Depot
CRDCanadian Remount Depot
CRD(LS)Canadian Repatriation Depot (LS)
CRDFCathode Ray Direction Finding
CRDFT(S)CCanadian Radio Detection Finder Training (School) Centre
CRDFTCCanadian Radio Direction Finder Training Centre
CRECommander Royal Engineers
CRECentral Reconnaissance Establishment
CRECommander Royal Engineers
CRecsController of Records (Air)
CREMECommander Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
CRFController of Research & Development
CRFTTCCanadian Reinforcement Transit Camp
CRGTPRCASCCanadian Reinforcement Group Transit Platoon, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
CRGWPCanadian Reinforcement Group Workshop Platoon
CRIChinese Regiment of Infantry
CRISCranio-Rectal Insertion Syndrome
CRLECanadian Radio Location Establishment
CRMChief Radioman
CrmnCrewman
CRNChange Regimental Number
CROCentral Records Office; or Civilian Repair Organization
CROCanadian Records Office
CROChief Recruiting Officer
CROCorps Reserve of Officers
CROOfficer in Charge Central Registry
CROCRCECanadian Railway Operation Company, Royal Canadian Engineers
CRPCivilian Repair Party
CRPGCanadian Ranger Patrol Group
CrplCorporal
CRR(PLDG)Canadian Reconnaissance Regiment (Princess Louise Dragoon Guards)
CRRCACoast regiment, Royal Canadian Artillery
CRSChief Review Services; or Control and Reporting School
CRSCanadian Recce Squadron
CRSCaptured Records Section (US Dept of the Army)
CRSCentral Recruiting Troop
CRS-CIBCanadian Recce Squadron-Canadian Infantry Brigade
CrStGeoCross of Saint George (Russia)
CRTCanadian Railway Troops
CRTChief Radio Technician
CRTCanadian Railway Troops - men recruited and organized to operate railways in rear areas
CRTContinuous Reserve Training
CRTCCanadian Radar Training Centre
CRTC(A)Canadian Reconnaissance Training Centre (Active)
CRTC(R)Canadian Reconnaissance Training Centre (Reserve)
CRUCivilian Repair Unit
CRUCanadian Reinforcement Unit
CRUPUCanadian Reinforcement Units Postal Units
CRURCACanadian Rocket Unit, Royal Canadian Artillery
CryptoCryptographer
CSClose support
CSCommissary Steward
CSCease
CSChristian Science (Church)
CSCommandant Staff
CSCommunicator (Ship's)
CSCommunicator (Supplementary)
CSCypher Section
CS(A)Controller of Supply (Air)
CS(No)Admiralty File Number
CS&ACCanadian Selection & Appraisal Centre
CS&TOCamp Supply & Transport Officer
CSACanadian Small Arms
CSAConsular Shipping Adviser
CSAFVIRCEMECanadian Section Armoured Fighting Vehicles Inspectorate, Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
CSAFVTSCanadian Section Armoured Fighting Vehicles Technical Staff
CSAICanadian School of Army Instruction
CSAS(E)Canadian Small Arms School (Eastern)
CSAS(WC)Canadian Small Arms School (Western Canada)
CSATCCanadian Small Arms Training Centre
CSBCanadian Shipping Board
CSBASRACCanadian Special BASRA Company
CSBDCanadian Special Base Depot
CSCCadet Services of Canada
CSCCanadian Service College
CSCChiefs of Staff Committee
CSCCommissariat Staff Corps
CSCCorporal Signal Corps
CSCCCanadian Section Claims Commission
CScotRCanadian Scottish Regiment
CSCRCOCCanadian Salvage Corps, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
CSDCode of Service Discipline
CSDECentral Servicing Development Establishment
CSDSCanadian Special Driving School
CSECourse
CSECentral Signals Establishment
CSEColour Sergeant
CSEAFHQCanadian Section Echelon Allied Forces, Headquarters
CSECCanadian Special Employment Company
CSEECanadian Signals Experimental Establishment
CSEFCanadian Siberian Expeditionary Force
CSFCentral Signals Establishment; or Communications and Support Flight
CSFChief Shipfitter
CSGClerk Stenographer Group
CSGHQ2ndEchCanadian Section General Headquarters, 2nd Echelon
CSGHQECanadian Section General Headquarters Echelon
CSgtColour Sergeant
CSHQBGNRCanadian Section Headquarters, Brussels, GRN
CSHQCCCypher Section Headquarters Canadian Corps
CSICompanion of the Star of India
CSIBCanadian Special Infantry Battalion
CSICCanadian Special Infantry Company
CSICoyCanadian Special Infantry Company
CSISCanadian Security and Intelligence Service
CSKChief Storekeeper
CSKSUCanadian Surplus Kit Storage Unit
CSMCompany Sergeant Major
CSMChief Signalman
CSMCompany Sergeant-Major - senior non-commissioned officer in a company
CSMECanadian School of Military Engineering
CSMHChristie Street Military Hospital
CSOChief Signals Officer
CSOChief Staff Officer
CSOChief Signals Officer
CSOChief Signal Officer
CSofACanadian School of Artillery
CSofAACanadian School of Army Administration
CSofICanadian School of Infantry
CSOICommandant School of Instruction
CSORCanadian Special Operations Regiment
CSORChief Staff Officer Reserves
CSp(*)Chief Specialist
CSPDECombined services Project Development Unit
CSRCombat Stress Reaction
CsrCruiser
CSR(MG)Canadian Scottish Regiment (Machine Gun)
CSR&DECanadian Signals Research & Development Establishment
CSRCCSConstruction Section, Royal Canadian Corps of Signals
CSRUCanadian Signals Reinforcement Unit
CSSCombined Signals School
CSSCommunications and Support Squadron; or Combat Service Support
CSSBCanadian Special Service Battalion
CSSCRCOCCanadian Special Stores Company, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
CSSDCanadian Special Salvage Detachment
CStChief Steward
CSTCCanadian Signal Training Centre
CSTechCommunications Systems Technician
CSTTBCanadian Standing Trades Test Board
CSTVCoil Skids Towing Vessel
CSUCommunications and Support Unit
CSuptCommodore Superintendant
CSURCEMECanadian Servicing Unit, Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
CSURCOCCanadian Salvage Units, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
CSVCamp Staff Volunteer
CSWSTRCCSCanadian Shock Wave Section Type, Royal Canadian Signals Corps
CSWTSCanadian Section Weapons Technical Staff
CTComponent Transfer
CTChief Telegrapher
CTCommunication Trench
CTComponent Transfer
CT(CFC)TCCamp Tremblay (Canadian Forestry Corps) Training Centre
CTACanadian Troop Aldershot
CTACRCASCCorps Troop Ammunition Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
CTATControlled Technology Access Transfer
CTCCombined Training Centre
CTCCanadian Training Centre
CTCChief Turret Captain
CTCCanadian Tank Corps
CTCCanadian Transit Camp
CTCCanadian Troops Colchester
CTC(TB)CPCCanadian Tobacco Depot (Type B), CPC (see above for various meanings of CPC)
CTCRCECanadian Tunnelling Company, Royal Canadian Engineers
CTCSPCProCCanadian Traffic Control Section Provost, Canadian Provost Corps
CTCURCACMFCanadian Traffic Control Unit, Royal Canadian Artillery, Central Mediterranean Force
CTCWCanadian Transit Camp Wing
CTDCanadian Training Division
CTDCPCCanadian Tobacco Depot, CPC (see above for various meanings of CPC)
CTDS(ER)Canadian Tank Delivery Squadron (Elgin Regiment)
CTDSSDCanadian Tank Delivery Squadron Signals Detachment
CTDUCACCanadian Tank Demonstration Unit, Canadian Armoured Corps
CTFCombined Task Force (refers to a multi-national TF)
CTFCommander Task Force
CTFARCAMCCanadian Training Field Ambulance, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
CTHThe Cape Town Highlanders (The Duke of Connaught and Strathearn's Own)
CTHCanadian Troops Hereford
CTLCCanadian Technical Liaison Group
CTMChief Torpedoman's Mate
CTMUCanadian Town Major Unit
CtnAsstCanteen Assistant
CtnMngrCanteen Manager
CTOCompensated Time Off
CTOCentral Telegraph Office
CTOChief Treasury Officer
CTO(N)Chief Treasury Officer (Navy)
CTOO/SCanadian Treasury Office Overseas
CTPCommonwealth Training Plan (aka BCATP); or Course Training Plan
CTPCanadian Transport Platoon
CTPCourse Training Plan
CTPCRCASCCorps Troops Petrol Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
CTPRCASCCanadian Tipper Platoon, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
CTPRCASCCanadian Transport Platoon, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
CTpsCorps Troops
CTRCACalibration Troop, Royal Canadian Artillery
CtRepCourt Reporter
CTSCombat Training School; or Clothe The Soldier
CTSCanadian Training School
CTSClothe the Soldier
CTSComposite Training School
CTSConversion Training Squadron
CTSCCorps Troops Supply Column
CTSCRCASCCorps Troop Supply Column, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
CTTCCanadian Tank Transport Company
ctteeCommittee
CTTSCommunications & Target-towing Squadron; or Civilian Technical Training School
CTTW/SRCEMECanadian Tank Troops Workshop, Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
CTTW/SRCOCCanadian Tank Troops Workshop, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
CTUCombat Training Unit; or Crew Training Unit
CTUCommander Task Unit (U.S.)
CTWCombat Training Wing
CUConversion Unit; or Camouflage Unit; or Communications Unit
CUConverted
CUCamp Utopia
CUCaribbean-United Kingdom Convoy
CUConducting Unit
CUConversion Unit
CUMB.Cumberland
CUMBRIACumbria
CUNEFCanadian Component United Nations Emergency Force (Middle East)
CUSCourse (U.S.)
CUTCutter (U.S.)
CVCommon Valve; or Combat Vehicles
CVAircraft Carrier (U.S.)
CVCommunicator (V)
CVCross of Valour
CVA&CGCanadian Vehicle Assembly & Control Group
CVDCentral Vehicle Depot
CVDCommercial Vessel Defensive
CVDtURCAMCCanadian Venereal Disease Treatment Unit, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
CVEAuxiliary Aircraft Carrier (U.S.)
CVECarrier Vessel Escort
CVHGCASFCompany Veterans Home Guard, Canadian Active Service Force
CVIRCEMECanadian Vehicle Inspectorate, Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
CVNAircraft Carrier, Nuclear
CVOCommander of the Royal Victorian Order
CVORoyal Victorian Order (Commander)
CVPConvoy Programme
CVR (T) OR (W)(T) or (W) Combat Vehicle Reconnaissance (Tracked) or (Wheeled)
CVSMCanadian Volunteer Service Medal
CVWSCanadian Vehicle Waterproofing School
CWCommunication Wing; or Chemical Warfare
CWChemical Warfare
CWCommissioned Warrant
CWCommunicator (W)
CW(No)Admiralty Record Office File
CW/S&PCCanadian Workshop and Park Company
CWAAFCanadian Women's Auxiliary Air Force
CWACCanadian Women's Army Corps
CWAC ACCOMMACCOMM Canadian Women's Army Corps Accommodations
CWACBTCCanadian Women's Army Corps, Basic Training Centre
CWACCSCanadian Women's Army Corps, Composite Stores
CWACDOCanadian Women's Army Corps, District Orders
CWACMBCanadian Women's Army Corps, Military Band
CWACOCanadian Women's Army Corps, Ottawa
CWACPBCanadian Women's Army Corps, Pipe Band
CWACTCCanadian Women's Army Corps, Training Centre
CWBCanadian Wives Bureau
CWCChemical Warfare Course
CWDLChemical Warfare Defence Laboratory
CWGCCommonwealth War Graves Commission
CWLChemical Warfare Laboratories
CWMCanadian War Museum
CWNSCanadian War Narrative Section
CWOChief Warrant Officer
CWPContractor's Working Party
CWROCanadian War Records Office
CWS(IC)Canadian Wireless Section (Intelligence Corps)
CWSFCommander Western Sea Frontier
CWSRCECanadian Works Section, Royal Canadian Engineers
CWTHundredweight(s)
CWTChief Watertender
CWTChief Water Tender
CWTCChemical Warfare Training Centre
CWTDCold Weather Test Trail Detachment
CWTVCalibration Wireless Telegraph Vessel
CXOChief Examination Officer
CYThe Cheshire Yeomanry (Earl of Chester's) Regiment
CYChief Yeoman
CyCompany
CycCyclist
CYSChief Yeoman of Signals
CZCanal Zone (Panama) (U.S.)
CZClyde Division - Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve
CZPCorrect Zeroing Point
CZTCivil Zone Time
CZTUCzechoslovak Training Unit
DDestroyer
DDeffered
DDragoon Guards and Dragoons Regimental Number Prefix
D CDTSCdts Directorate of Cadets
D DENT SVCSDent Svcs Director Dental Services
D ENV PEnv P Director, Environmental Protection
D FIN OPSFin Ops Directorate Financial Operations
D LAW HRLaw HR Director Law Human Resources
D LAW MJPRLaw MJPR Director Law Military Justice Policy and Research
D LAW/ ILaw/ I Director of Law/ International
D LAW/MIL PERLaw/Mil Per Director of Law/Military Personnel
D MAR PERSMar Pers Directorate of Maritime Personnel
D MED POLMed Pol Director Medical Policy
D MED SVCSMed Svcs Director Medical Services
D MIL CMil C Director Military Careers
D OF Wof W Died of Wounds
D PUB POLPub Pol Directorate of Public Policy
D-M2Officers of the Merchant Marine Reserve holding deck licenses in the Merchant Marine.
D-QLineDrocourt-Qu?ant Line
D-V (G)Officers of the Volunteer Reserve to the line for general service in deck duties.
D-V (S)2Officers of the Volunteer Reserve to the line for special service in deck duties.
D:CTRCASCDrivers: Corps Troops, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
D.C.E.Deputy Chief Engineer (DCE)
D.C.L.I.Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry (DCLI)
D.L.I.Durham Light Infantry (DLI)
D(iv)HQDivisional Headquarters
D/CDepth Charge
D/DEMSDirector of Defensively Equipped Merchant Ships
D/DSRDeputy Director of Scientific Research
D/DWTDeputy Director of Warfare and Training
D/FDirect Finding (Station)
D/FDirection Finding / Finder
D/GDegaussing
D/JAPDeputy Judge Advocate of the Fleet
D/WRCNSDirector of Women's Royal Canadian Naval Service
d/wtDead-weight
DADistributing Authority
DADominion Arsenal
DADirector of Accounts (Air)
DADisturbance Allowance
DA/SDirector of Anti-submarine
DA&PCDivision Ammunition & Petrol Company
DA&QMGDeputy Adjutant and Quartermaster General
DAAGDeputy Assistant Adjutant General
DAAGDeputy Assistant Adjutant-General
DAAG(Sigs)Deputy Assistant Adjutant General (Signals)
DAANDQMGDeputy Adjutant and Quartermaster General
DAAPDependent's Allowance & Assigned Pay
DAAQMGDeputy Assistant Adjutant and Quartermaster General
DABDependent's Allowance Board
DAB12Dependent's Allowance Board Claimant's Statement
DAB28Dependent's Allowance Board (Medical Examiner's Report) Statutory Declaration
DACDivisional Ammunition Company
DACDivisional Ammunition Column - organization responsible for supplying ammunition to a division
DACDivisional Ammunition Company - organization responsible for supplying ammunition to a division
DACRCAMCDivision Ammunition Company, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
DAD(Svy)Deputy Assistant Director of Surveys
DAD(Tn)Deputy Assistant Director of Transportation
DADAPSDeputy Assistant Director Army Postal Services
DADCSDeputy Assistant Director of Chaplain Services
DADESDeputy Assistant Director of Engineer Services
DADMSDeputy Assistant Director of Medical Services
DADOSDeputy Assistant Director of Ordnance Services (battalion echelon headquarters for divisions)
DADOSDeputy Assistant Director of Ordnances Services
DADQDeputy Assistant Director of Quartering
DADRDeputy Assistant Director of Roads
DADSTDeputy Assistant Director of Supplies and Transport
DADSTDeputy Assistant Director Supply & Transport
DADVSDeputy Assistant Director of Veterinary Services
DAEDirector of Aeronautical Engineering
DAEFDistributing Authority, Eastern Fleet
DAEMDistributing Authority, Eastern Mediterranean
DAFDesert Air Force
DAFMDirector of Air Force Manning
DAFRDirector of Air Force Recruiting
DAFTFDesert Air Force Training Flight
DAGDeputy Adjutant General
DAG(M)Deputy Adjutant General (National Resources Mobilization Act of 1940)
DAGBDefended Area Goose Bay
DAIDirector of Aeronautical Inspection
DAIPDirector Access to Information and Privacy
DAL&KINGCDalhousie & King Contingent
DAODistrict Audit Office
DAODirector of Air Organization
DAODental Associate
DAODDefense Administration Orders and Directives
DAODDefence Administrative Orders and Directives
DAPDirector of Air Personnel
DAPDivisional Aid Post
DAP(P2)P.2 Branch, Director of Air Personnel (Civilian Personnel Administration)
DAPADirector of Air Personnel Administration
DAPPPDirector Accounts Processing, Pay and Pensions
DAPSDirector of Airmen Personnel Services
DAQMGDeputy Assistant and Quartermaster General
DAQMGDeputy Assistant Quartermaster General
DARDesignation of Acting Ranks
DARTDisaster Assistance Response Team
DASDirector of Air Signals
DASDDirector of Air Staff Duties
DASODeputy Armament Supply Officer
DASRSDirector of Air Sea Rescue Services
DATDirector of Air Training
DataPData Processor
DATCODeputy Air Traffic Controller
DBDischarge Badge (For Services Rendered)
DBFDestroyed By Fire
DBRDamaged Beyond Repair
DBSDistressed British Seaman
DBURCASCDivision Bath Unit, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
DCDuty Captain
DCDirector of Contracts
DC POLPol Directorate Contracting Policy
DC-V (G)Officers of the Volunteer Reserve for general service in the Dental Corps.
DC-V (S)Officers of the Volunteer Reserve for special service in the Dental Corps.
DCASDeputy Chief of the Air staff
DCASDetachment Canadian Auxiliary Section
DCASEU(AS)Detachment Canadian Auxiliary Section Entertainment Unit (Army Show)
DCCDistrict Cadet Camp
DCCLDirector, Claims and Civil Litigation
DCCMSCDetachment Corps, Corps of Military Staff Clerks
DCCODirector Civilian Classification and Organization
DCCODeputy Chief of Combined Operations
DCCRDepot Canadian Cavalry Regiment
DCCRCAMCDivision Composite Company, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
DCCWACDepot Company, Canadian Women's Army Corps
DCCWAC(CSW)Depot Company, Canadian Women's Army Corps (Composite Stores Wing)
DCDRCASCDebert Camp Detachment, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
DCDSDeputy Chief of the Defence Staff
DCEDeputy Chief Engineer
DCE(PB)Deputy Chief Engineer (Permanent Bridges)
DCE(Wks)(Adm)(Rear)Deputy Chief Engineer (Works) (Administration) (Rear)
DCEPDirector Civilian Employment Policies
DCFCDetachment Canadian Forestry Corps
DCGSDeputy Chief of the General Staff
DCHRHPDirector of Civilian Human Rights and Harassment Programs
DCIADeputy Chief Inspector of Armament
DCIEMDefence and Civil Institute of Environmental Medicine.
DCIGSDeputy Chief of the Imperial General Staff
DCLIThe Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry Regiment
DCLIDuke of Cornwall's Light Infantry
DCMDistinguished Conduct Medal
DCMDistrict Court Martial
DCMDistinguished Conduct Medal - medal for bravery awarded to other ranks (non-officers)
DCMCDistrict Course Methods of Coaching
DCNSDeputy Chief of the Naval Staff
DCODeputy Commanding Officer; or Duty Carried Out
DCODeputy Commanding Officer
DCODistrict Cadet Orders
DCORDuke of Connaught's Own Rifles (28th Armoured Regiment)
DCOSDeputy Chief of Staff
DCPDirector of Civilian Personnel
DCRCASCDistrict Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
DCRCH6th Duke of Connaught's Royal Canadian Hussars
DCREDeputy Commander, Royal Engineers
DCSDirector of Chaplain Services
DCSDamage Control School
DCSDistrict Chaplain Services
DCSDaily Casualty Summary
DCSADirectorate Casualty Support and Administration
DCSODistrict Camp School Orders
DCTDirector Combined Training
DCTSDistrict Course Training Staff
DCVMDistrict Course Vehicle Maintenance
DCW&SDirector Chemical Warfare & Smoke
DDDuplex Drive. Amphibious tanks with flotation screens
DDDistrict Depot
DDDeputy Director
DDDestroyer Division (U.S.)
DDDischarge Dead
DDDuty Discipline
DD(A)WDDistrict Depot (Active) Windsor Detachment
DD(NRMA)District Depot (National Resources Mobilization Act of 1940)
DD(Svy)Deputy Director of Surveys
DD(tanks)Duplex-Drive (amphibious)
DDADDeputy Director of Aircraft Development
DDArmDDeputy Director of Armament Development (Air)
DDCDivision Dental Company
DDCDCDental Detachment Canadian Dental Corps
DDDODirection for Domestic Operations
DDEDDeputy Director of Engine Development (Air)
DDEMDirector(ate) of Design, Equipment and Mechanization
DDESDeputy Director of Engineer Services
DDGDestroyer, Guided Missile
DDHDestroyer, Helicopter carrying
DDHSDeputy Director Historical Section
DDLDestroyer Deck Landings
DDMEDeputy Director of Mechanical Engineering
DDMIDeputy Director of Military Intelligence
DDMODeputy Director of Military operations
DDMO(O)Deputy Director of Military Operations (Overseas)
DDMPDeputy Director of Maintenance Plans
DDMSDeputy Director of Medical Services
DDMTDeputy Director of Military Training
DDPDDistrict Depot Provost Detachment
DDREast Germany Deutsche Democratic Republic also GDR
DDRDDeputy Director of Radio Development (Air)
DDSDirector Dental Services
DDSALDirector of Disposals, Sales, Artifacts and Loans
DDSMDeputy Director of Service Maintenance (Air)
DDSPDeputy Director of Supply Planning (Air)
DDSSDeputy Director of Supply Services (Air)
DDSTDeputy Director of Supplies and Transport
DDTCODeputy Director Training Combined Operations
DDVETDeputy Director of Victualling, Eastern Theatre
DDWBDistrict Depot Wolseley Barracks
DEDeckhand
DEConvoy Escort Vessel
DEDestroyer Escort Vessel (U.S.)
DE-MOfficwers of the Merchant Marine Reserve holdingn deck and engineering licenses in the Merchant Marine.
DE-V (G)Officers of the Volunteer Reserve to the line for general service in deck and engineering duties.
DE-V (S)2Officers of the Volunteer Reserve to the line for special service in deck and engineering duties.
DE&CDDirector Electrical & Communication Designs
DEALDeal Division, Royal Marines
DecDecoration
DECNDecontamination
DECPRDirector, External Communications and Public Relations
DEDDirector(ate) of Engineer Development
DEEDirector of Electrical Engineering
DEFDefend, defended, defence or defensive
DefDefence
Def.Defence
DefensorNational Defence Headquarters (Address used in telegrams)
DELDeliver, delivered or delivery
Del.Delivery
DEL/DLYDelivery
DEMSDefensively Equipped Merchant Ships
DEMTechDental Equipment Maintenance Technician
DENB.Denbighshire
DenbighYeoDenbigh Yeomanry
DEngrsDirector(ate) of Engineers
DENTDental
DentADental Assistant
DentADental Association
DentClADental Clinic Assistant
DentsDirector Dental Services
Dents(Air)Staff Officer Dental Services (Air)
DentThrDental Therapist
DEODirect Entry Officer
DEODistrict Engineer Officer
DEODirect Entry Officer
DEOPDirect entry officer plan
DEOVRDuke of Edinburgh's Own Volunteer Rifles
DEPDepot
DEPDelayed Entry Program; or Director Ethics Program
DepDepot
DEPDirector Engineering and Personnel
DeptDepartment
DERBY YEODerbyshire Yeomanry (TA)
DERBYS.Derbyshire
DERCADistrict Establishment, Royal Canadian Artillery
DERCAHADDistrict Establishment, Royal Canadian Artillery, Halifax Armament District
DERRRYCounty Derry (Londonderry)
DERVfuel Diesel engined road vehicle fuel
DesDestroyers
DESDirector of Engineer Services
DESDrummer Sergeant
DESOILDiesel Oil (U.S.)
DespMentioned in Despatches
DespatchesMentioned in Despatches
DETDetach, detached or detachment
DetDetachment
Det.Detachment
Det'nDetention
DetnDetention
DETTDetachment (detachment to another unit or Squadron)
DEUDistinctive Environmental Uniform
DEVONDevonshire Regiment
Devon (Dev)The Devonshire Regiment
DEVON.Devon(shire)
DevonRDevonshire Regiment
DEWDistant Early Warning (The DEW-line radar system)
DEW LINELine Distant Early Warning Line
DFDefensive fire or direction finding
DFDestroyer Flotilla
DFDirection Finding
DFASSDirector of Fleet Accounting, Supply and Secretariat
DFCDistinguished Flying Cross
DFCSDay Fighter Combat School, part of CFE
DFDDetailed for Duty
DFLSDay Fighter Leaders School
DFMDistinguished Flying Medal
DFMSDefensively Equipped Merchant Ships
DFPPDirector of Financial Policy and Procedures
DFSDirect Fire Support
DGDegaussing
DGDirector General
DGDegaussing Gear
DGDelivery Group
DGDragoon Guards
DG COND SVCCond Svc Director General Conditions of Service
DG INTInt Director General Intelligence
DGADirector General of Aviation
DGADDirector General Arsenals Division
DGADRDirector General Alternative Dispute Resolution
DGC&AADirector General Coast and Anti-Aircraft Defences
DGCESPDirector General Civilian Employment Strategies and Programs
DGDSDirector General Dental Services
DGEDirector General Environment
DGEPSDirector General Equipment Program Services
DGERDirector General Employee Relations
DGESDirector General of Engineer Services
DGFDADirector General Force Development Analysis
DGHSDirector General Health Services.
DGHSDirector General Health Services
DGIIPDirector General International and Industry Programs
DGISDDirector-General India Stores Department
DGLPDDirector General Learning and Professional Development
DGLRCDirector General Labour Relations and Compensation
DGMCDirector General (Military Careers)
DGMCDirector General Military Careers
DGMSDirector General of Medical Services
DGNSDirector General Nuclear Safety
DgnsDragoons
DGODegaussing Officer (Naval)
DgofMSDirector General of Medical Services
DGPADirector General (Public Affairs)
DGPADirector General Personnel Administration
DGPADirector General (Public Affairs)
DGPandIDirector-General of Ports and Lights
DGPCODirector General Postings and Careers Officers
DGPCORDirector General Postings and Careers Other Ranks
DGPGPDirector General Personnel Generation Policy
DGRCDirector General (Reserves and Cadets)
DGRDDirector General of Research & Development
DGSPDirector General (Strategic Planning)
DGSPDirector General Strategic Planning
DGSRDirector-General of Shipbuilding and Repairs
DHDepot Hussars
DHDeck Hand
DH(No)His/Her Majesty's Canadian Ship " Scotian", Base Files
DHDDirector of Harbour Defence
DHDDeck Hand
DHFSDefence Helicopter Flying School
DHGMRDrill Hall Guarding Maisonneuve Regiment
DHHDirectorate of History and Heritage
DHistDirector Historical Section
DHMDDistrict Headquarters Manning Depot OR Military District
DHODirector of Health Operations
DHQCFCDistrict Headquarters Canadian Forestry Corps
DHQSDistrict Headquarters Staff
DHQSSDistrict Headquarters Subordinate Staff
DHRThe Dufferin and Haldimand Rifles Regiment of Canada
DHRDDirector Human Rights and Diversity
DHRIMDirectorate Human Resources Information Management. (The PeopleSoft people.)
DHSDirector of Historical Section
DIDrill Instructor; or Daily Inspection (This was done every morning on equipment)
DIDaily Inspection (Vehicle)
DIDrill Instructor
DIB"D" Infantry Battalion
DICASSDirectional Command Activated Sonobouy System.
DIDDetail issue depot
DIDDetail Issue Depot (Royal Canadian Army Service Corps)
DiedofWDied of Wounds
DiemDay
DietDietician
DIFARDirectional Frequency Analisys and Recording.
DIHRSDefence Integrated Human Resource System
DIListDangerously Ill List
DIMSPDirectorate Information Management Strategic Planning
DINDefence Information Network
DIODirector of Internment Operations
DIPDirector Intellectual Property
DIPCDirector International Plans Coordination
DirDirector
DirGenDirector General
DIRMITRAINDirector of Military Training
DIRPRDirector Information Resource Plans and Regulation
DIRUDivision Infantry Reinforcement Unit
disDischarged - released from the military service, or from a hospital
DISDivision Intelligence Section
DISBDisbanded
dischDischarged
DiscipDisciplinarian
DisembDisembarked
DISODefence Information Services Organization
DISPDisposal point
DISTDistrict
DistEngrsDistrict Engineers
DistrDistrict
DITDirector Individual Training
DIVDivision or divisional
DivDivision
DivDivisional Ammunition Column
DivDivision or Divisional - unit of approximately 12,000 men commanded by a major-general
DivDivisional
Div. Recce. Regt.Divisional Reconnaissance Regiment (Div Recce Regt)
Div(nl)Division(al)
DivBrPl(Tp)Divisional Bridge Platoon (Troop)
DivSigDivisional Signal(s) (Company)
DivStrDivisional Strength
DJAGDeputy Judge Advocate General
DKIMDirector Knowledge and Information Management
DLDistributed Learning
DlabTechDental Laboratory Technician
DLADRCOCDivision Light Aid Detachment, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
DLBM/FOOD SS Director Logistics Business Management/Food Services
DLBM/TMDirector Logistics Business Management/Transportation Management
DLCODeck Landing Control Officer
DLIThe Durham Light Infantry Regiment
DLIDurham Light Infantry
DLOYDuke of Lancaster's Own Yeomanry
DLPDirector of Electrical Personnel
DLPDPSDirector Learning and Professional Development Programs and Services
DLPDSPDirector Learning and Professional Development Strategies and Policies
DLRPPDirector Labour Relations Policies and Programs
DLSDominion Land Surveyor
DMDeputy Minister
DMDriver of Mechanized Transport
DMDefence Medal
DMLight Mine Layer (High Speed) (U.S.)
DMDeputy Minister
DM(A)Deputy Minister (Air)
DM(N)Deputy Minister (Naval)
DM&ADirector(ate) of Mechanization and Artillery
DMASPDirector Materiel Acquisition and Support Programme
DMCDefence Management Committee
DMCARMDirector Military Careers Administration and Resource Management
DMEDistance Measuring Equipment
DMEDirector of Military Engineering
DMechDriver Mechanic
DMFSDirectorate Military Family Services
DMGODeputy Master General of Ordnance
DMHDartmouth Military Hospital
DMHRCAMCDebert Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
DMHRCAMCDundurn Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
DMIDirector of Military Intelligence
DMIDirector Military Intelligence
DminDeputy Minister
DMLDemolition
DMMDDirector Materiel Management Distribution
DmnDraughtsman
DMNADirector Manning and Naval Assistant
DmnAEDraughtsman Aeronautical Engineering
DmnCEDraughtsman Construction Engineering
DmnGADraughtsman Graphic Arts
DMODirector of Military Operations
DMODirector(ate) of Military Operations
DMO&IDirector(ate) of Military Operations and Intelligence
DMO&PDirector(ate) of Military Operations and Planning
DMPDDirector, Management Policy Development
DMPPDirector Materiel Policy and Procedures
DMRDie Middellandse Regiment
DmrDrummer
DMRDDirector of Medical Research and Development
DMSDirector of Medical Services
DMSDirector of Merchant Seaman
DMSDirector of Medical Services
DMSMine Sweeper (High Speed) (U.S.)
DMSDriver Mechanics School
DMSDepartment of Munitions and Supply
DMSDriver Maintenance Staff
DMS(Air)Director of Medical Services (Air)
DMTDirector of Military Training
DMTDirector(ate) of Military Training
DMTDistrict Mounted Troops
DMT&SDDirectorate of Military Training and Staff Duties
DNADirector of Naval Accounts
DNADirector of Naval Appropriations
DNCDirector Naval Construction
DNCDirector of Naval Communications (U.S.)
DNCODuty Not Carried Out; or Did Not Complete Operation
DNCSEACDeputy Naval Commander South East Asia Command
DNCXFDeputy Naval Commander Expeditionary Force
DNDDepartment of National Defence
DNEDirector Naval Education
DNESDirector of Naval Engineering Service
DNHSDirector of the Naval Historical Section
DNIDirector of Naval Intelligence
DNIDirector Naval Information
DNIDirector of Naval Intelligence & Trade
DNI and PDirector of Naval Intelligence and Plans
DNKDate Not Known
DnkyMnDonkeyman
DNLODutch Naval Liaison Officer
DNODirector Naval Ordinance
DNODirector of naval Ordnance (Torpedoes Mines)
DNODestroyer Navigating Officer
DNOTDirector of Naval Operations and Training
DNPDirector of Naval Personnel
DNPADirector of Naval Pay Accounting
DNRDirector of Naval Reserves
DNSDirector of Naval Stores
DNSDirector of Naval Services
DNSDragoons
DNSODeputy Naval Store Officer
DNTDirector of Naval Training
DODuty Officer; or Daily Order
DODental Officer
DODuty Officer
DODaily Order
DODaily Order (Of a Unit) - administration orders issued to mark personnel changes of a unit (transfers, hospitalizations, etc.)
DODaily Order (Same as Part II Orders)
DODistrict Orders
DOBDate of Birth; or Deployed Operating Base
DOCDistrict Officer Commanding
DOCDied of Other Causes
DOCDriver Operation Course
DOCODrafting Officer Combined Operations
DODDirector Operations Division
DODDied of Disease
DODYDied on Duty
DOEDuration of emergency
Dof PDirector of Plans
DofCornLIDuke of Cornwall Light Infantry
DofLancsOYDuke of Lancashire's Own Yeomanry
DofPDirector of Plans
DOFPDivisional Ordnance Field Park, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
DofPRDirector of Public Relations (Air)
DofPRDirector of Public Relations (Army)
DofTDirector of Trade
DofT&MDirector(ate) of Transport and Movements
DofUEREDirector of Underwater Experimental Research Establishment
DofWDied of Wounds - official cause of death
DofWDuration of War
DogThe Dogra Regiment
DOHDominion Orthopaedic Hospital (Toronto)
DOLDirector Official Languages
DOL YeoThe Duke of Lancaster's Own Yeomanry Regiment
DomAffDominion Affairs
DominionHigh Commissioner for Canada in the United Kingdom (Address Used in Telegrams)
DomOrthHospDominion Orthopaedic Hospital (Toronto)
DoO&RDirector of Organization & Recruiting
DORDirector of Operational Research
DORADefence of the Realm Act
DOREDistrict Office, Royal Engineers
DOrgDirector(ate) of Organization
DOrgDirector of Organization
DORSETThe Dorsetshire Regiment
DORSET.Dorset(shire)
DorsetRDorset Regiment
DorsetYDorset Yeomanry
DOSDirector Ordnance Services
DOS SJSSJS Director of Staff, Strategic Joint Staff
DOS(A)Director of Ordnance Services (Administration)
DOS(GS)Director of Ordnance Services (General Stores)
DOS(TS)Director of Ordnance Services (Technical Stores)
DOTPDental Officer Training Plan
DoWDeath or wounded
DOWDuration of war
DOWDied of Wounds
DOWNCounty Down
DPDelivery point
DPDevelopment Period; officer and NCM careers are divided into Developmental Periods
DPDefence Platoon
DPDevelopmental Period
DPDistrict Paymaster
DPADirector of Procurement (Aircraft)
DPBDefence Purchasing Board
DPCRCASCDivision Petrol Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
DPCRCASCDepot Pacific Command, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
DPDDirector of Plans Division
DPDTDirector Plans, Doctrine and Training
DPEDirectorate of Physical Education
DPEDirector of Procurement (Equipment) (Air)
DPEDDirector Professional Education and Development
DPersServDirector(ate) of Personal Services
DPFLDirectorate Protocol and Foreign Liaison
DPGRCOCDetachment Proving Grounds, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
DPIDistrict Pay Instruction
DPMDeputy Provost Marshal
DPODirector of Plans and Operations (Air)
DPofGDefended Port of Gaspe
DPofSDefended Port of Shelburne
DPRDirector of Postings and Records (Air)
DPRDirector of Personnel Records
DPSDirector of Personnel Selection
DPSEDistrict Paymaster Sergeant
DPTEDrummer Private
DPWDirector, Prisoners of War in Canada
DQADirector Quality Assurance
DQMGDeputy Quartermaster General
DQOLDirector Quality of Life
DQSDirector(ate) of Quartermaster General Services
DRDespatch rider or motor-cyclist
DrDriver
DRDirector Records
DRDespatch Rider or motor cyclist
DRDead Reckoning (U.S.)
DROfficer In Charge Records
DRDresser
DR(WD)Director of Records (War Diaries)
DRAEDirector of Royal Aircraft Establishment
DraftingEODrafting Engineer Officer
DRBDivision Recce Battalion
DRCDistrict Rest Camp
DRCDistrict Recruiting Company
DRDDistrict Recruiting Detachment
DRDDirector Reserve Divisions
DRD&MRUDistrict Recruiting Detachment & Mobile Recruiting Units
DREEDirector of Research and Experimental Establishment
DresserDresser of Wounds
DRETDirectorate of Recruiting, Education and Training
DRIDriver
DrillCoyDrilling Company
DRLSDespatch rider letter service
DRODistrict Record Officer
DRODistrict Routine Orders
DRODaily Routine Orders
DRODivisional Routing Order
DROCADDivisional Routine Orders Canadian Armed Division
DRPATAA&TSDetention Rooms Port Arthur the Armouries Administration & Training Staff
DrsDistrict Recruiting Services
DRSDistrict Recruiting Staff
DRSDivisional Rest Station
DRS(LC)RCCSDespatch Rider Section (Light Car) Royal Canadian Corps of Signals
DRSODaily Range Standing Order
DRTDDistrict Recruit Training Depot
DRUDrummer
DRVDriver
DSDirecting Staff
DSDressing station
DSDutch Ship
DSDressing Station
DS"Z"FDental Section "Z" Force
DS(Records)Discharge Section (Records)
DS&TODistrict Supply & Transport Officer
DSADirector Senior Appointments
DSADirector of Supply Administration (Air)
DSADraw Subsistence Allowance
DSANFDirector South African Naval Forces
DSBDirector Shipbuilding
DSCDistrict Shipyard Controller
DSCDistinguished Service Cross
DSC(L)Director of Small Craft (Levant)
DSCACOW/SRCOCDivisional Section Canadian Armoured Corps Ordinance Workshop, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
DSCDSDefence Subject Classification and Disposition System
DSCESDirector Strategic Communications and Executive Services
DSCODirector Supply Chain Operations
DSCRDepartment of Soldiers Civil Re-establishment
DSCRCASCDivision Supply Column, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
DSDDistrict Sub-Depot
DSDDirector Signals Division
DSDDirector(ate) of Staff Duties
DSDDesirable Sailing Date
DSDFDirector of Seaward Defence Force
DSEIDirectorate of Special Examinations and Inquiries
DSGDeputy Surgeon General
DSISCICDistrict Security Intelligence Section, Canadian Intelligence Corps
DSMDistinguished Service medal
DSMDrill Sergeant Major
DSMDistinguished Service Medal
DSMDrill Sergeant Major
DSMDDistrict Staff Military District
DSODistinguished Service Order
DSOCompanion of the Distinguished Service Order
DSODistrict Supply Officer
DSODuty Signal Officer
DSODistrict School Orders
DSODistinguished Service Order
DSPDirector of Seaman Personnel
DSPCDivisional Signals Pacific Command
DSPDDeputy Superintendent Pembroke Dock
DSQDockyard Sick Quarters
DSRDirector of Ship Repairs
DSRCDivision Section Reception Camp
DSRCCSDistrict Signals, Royal Canadian Corps of Signals
DSSDirector of Special Services
DSSDDirector of Supply Staff Duties (Air)
DSSRCOCDistrict Stores Section, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
DSTDirector of Supplies and Transport
DSTDirector(ate) of Supply and Transport
DSTO(X)Divisional Sea Transport Officer, Alexandria
DTCDischarge Transit Centre
DTDDirectorate of Technical Development; or Director of Technical Development (Air Ministry)
DTDDirector of Trade Division
DTEODefence Test & Evaluation Organization
DTEPDirector Training and Education Policy
DTGDate Time Group DEU Distinctive Environmental Uniform
DTMDirector of Technical Maintenance (Air)
DTMSDefence Terminology Management System
DTNDefence Teleprinter Network
DTNADirector Training and Naval Assistant
DTODirector of Technical Division (Naval)
DTPGDraw Trades Pay Group
DTPRDirector of Training Plans and Requirements (Air)
DTRDirector(ate) of Technical Research
DTSESDirectorate Telecommunications and Spectrum Engineering and Support
DTSSDockyard Tower Signal Station
DTTDirector of Technical Training (Air)
DTTCDental Technical Training Centre
DUDiscrimination Unit
DUASDurham University Air Squadron
DukesThe Duke of Edinburgh's Own Rifles Regiment
DUKWDuck wagon (An amphibious six-wheeled vehicle of six-ton capacity)
DUMFRS.Dumfriesshire
DUNB.Dunbartonshire
DUNDEEDundee
DURHAMDurham
DurhLIDurham Light Infantry
DVDiver
DVADepartment of Veteran Affairs
DVADepartment of Veterans Affairs
DVGofCDetachment Veterans Guard of Canada
DVRDriver
DvrDriver - designation or rank of a soldier who drives vehicles
DvrSigsDriver Signals
DWDirector of Works
DWADirector(ate) of Works and Accommodation
DWANDefence Wide Area Network
DWBDirector of Works and Building
DWCDirector(ate) of Works and Construction
DWDDirector of Welding Development
DWIDirectional Wireless Installation (Magnetic Minesweepers)
DWRThe Duke of Wellington's Regiment (West Riding)
DWRDuke of Wellington's Regiment (West Riding)
DWRDirector of Weapons and Tactics
DWSDirector of Women's Service
DWTDirector of Warfare and Training
DWTFDistrict Welfare Trust Fund
DWTODistrict Weapons Training Officer
DYThe Derbyshire Yeaomanry Regiment
DYRCH17th Duke of York's Royal Canadian Hussars
DZDropping zone
EEast
E DivElectrical
E LANEast Lancashire Regiment
E Lan R (ELnc)The East Lancashire Regiment
E RIDING YEOEast Riding Yeomanry (TA)
E YORKSEast Yorkshire Regiment (Duke or York's Own)
E Yorks (Eyks)The East Yorkshire Regiment (The Duke of York's Own)
E-M2Officers of the Merchant Marine Reserve holding engineering licenses in the Merchant Marine.
E-V (G)Officers of the Volunteer Reserve appointed to the line for general service in engineering duties.
E-V (RS)2Officers of the Volunteer Reserve who are experienced in electrical engineering appointed to the line for engineering duties.
E-V (S)Officers of the Volunteer Reserve appointed to the line for special service in engineering duties.
E.LOTHIANEast Lothian
E&MElectrical and Mechanical
E&M (Coy)Electrical and Mechanical (Company)
E&RFTSElementary& Reserve Flying Training School
E&SCIDEastern & Southern Commands Infantry Depot
E&WSElectrical & Wireless School
EAEast Africa, East African or enemy aircraft
EAEast Africa
EAEnemy Action
EAElectrical Artificer
EAEnemy Aircraft
EAAir Electrical Technician
EAElectrical Technician (Air)
EAEmergency Aerodromes
EA,1c(or2c,3c,4c,5c)Electrical Artificer, 1st Class (or 2nd, 3rd, 4th or 5th Class)
EA(No)Distinguishing letters on files of Permanent Joint Board on Defence
EAASEmpire Air Armament School
EAASCEast Africa Army Service Corps
EACEquipment Approvals Committee
EACEastern Air Command
EACCEnemy Alien Concentration Camp
EAFEast Africa Flight
EAFCEmpty Anti-Freeze Containers
EAMExecutive Assistant to the Honourable Minister
EAM/BMOElectrical Anti-mining Base Maintenance Officer
EAMGOExecutive Assistant to the Master General of Ordnance
EANSEmpire Air Navigation School
EAOSElementary Air Observer School
EARSEnemy Alien Receiving Station
EASSUEnemy Aircraft Storage & Servicing Unit
EATSEmpire Air Training Scheme
EATSEquipment Accounting Training School
EBSRVREast Bengal State Railway Volunteer Rifles
EBTSElementary and Basic Training School (Coastal Command)
ECEscadrille de Chasse (Small French Fighter Unit); or Engagement Controller (Bloodhound missile)
ECEastern Canada
ECEducational Company
ECAEuropean Civil Affairs
ECCEquipment Configuration Code
ECDUElectronic Countermeasures Development Unit; or Engine Control Demonstration Unit
ECFSEmpire Central Flying School
ECHEchelon
ECIEngineer Control Instructors ECM Electronic Countermeasures
ECMCourseElectronics Countermeasures Course
ECrEngineer Commander
ECSEnvironmental Chiefs of Staff
ECUElectronic Countermeasures Unit
EDEquivalency Database; or Environmental Directive
EDEfficiency Decoration
EDEquipment Depot
EDExcused Duties
ED & T& T Exempt From Drill and Training
ED&TExempt From Drill and Training
EDCElementary Driving Corps
EDDEquipment Disposal Unit
EdmFusEdmonton Fusiliers
Edmn FusThe Edmonton Fusiliers Regiment
Edmn RThe Edmonton Regiment
Edn.Education
EDOEducation Objective
EDPEmergency Defence Plan
EDRRadar Display Room
EdServEducational Services
EDSRCASCEchelon Division Supply, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
EEElectrical Engineer
EEExercise Eskimo
EEADChief Examiner of Armament Design
EEFEgyptian Expeditionary Force
EERCEExperimental Establishment, Royal Canadian Engineers
EESEastern Examination Service
EFExpeditionary force
EFEastern Fleet
EFEdmonton Fusiliers
EFCExpeditionary Forces Canteens
EFERCCSEastern Fortress Establishment, Royal Canadian Corps of Signals
EFMExpeditionary Force Message
EFRThe Eastern Frontier Rifles Regiment
EFSEmpire Flying School
EFTSElementary Flying Training School
EFTSEFTS Elementary Flying Training School(s)
EGFor example
EGSElementary Gliding School
EGSTechElectrical Generating Systems Technician
EGSUPEastern Group Supply Council
EGTSElementary Glider Training School
EHUEngineer Holding Unit
EIEssential Industry
EinCEngineer-in-Chief
EInCEngineer-in-Chief Naval Service
EINLORoyal Indian Naval Liaison Officer
EISEquipment Issue Scale
EISISEast Indies Merchant Shipping Intelligence
ELAir Artificer (Electrics)
ELEmbarkation Leave
EL & WElectric Light and Works
ElA/Lieut-CdrElectrical Acting Lieutenant-Commander
ELanREast Lancashire regiment
ElCrElectrical Commander
ElectElectrician
ELGEmergency Landing Ground
ElginsThe Elgin Regiment Regiment
ELINTElectronic Intelligence
ElLElectrical Lieutenant
ElLCrElectrical Lieutenant Commander
ElMTechElectro-Mechanical Technician
ELOCEssential Level of Capability
ElSLElectrical Sub-Lieutenant
ELUSEnglish Language Units
EMElectrician's Mate Use electrical tools and repair electrical equipment. Charge storage batteries. Wind armatures. Stand watch on main gyrocompass and in main control room of electrically driven ships. Repair telephone circuits. Apply first aid in case of
EMEngineering Mechanic
EMElectrical Mechanic
EMEfficiency Medal
EMElectrician's Mate
EM1cElectrician's Mate, First Class
EM2cElectrician's Mate, 2d Cl.
EM3cElectrician's Mate, 3d Cl.
EmbEmbarked - went aboard ship for departure overseas; Canada to Britain or Canada to France
EmbLEmbarkation Leave
EmbLveEmbarkation Leave
EMCSEastern Mediterranean Communication Flight
EMEElectrical Mechanical Engineer
EMHEdmunston Military Hospital
EMHEsquimalt Military Hospital
EMHRCAMCEdmonton Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
EMHRCAMCEspanola Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
EMPEmploy, employed or employment
EmpEmployed
EmpEmployment
Emp.Employment
Empl'dEmployed
EMUASEast Midlands University Air Squadron
ENEnemy
ENEnsign
ENGEnglish
EngnEngineman
ENGREngineer
Engr.Engineer
EngrsDirector of Engineer Services
EngrsEngineers
Engrs.Engineers
EnrgEngineer
ENSEnsign or Second Lieutenant
EnsEnsign
ENSAEntertainment National Services Association
ENSAEntertainments National Services Association
entEntitled
EOEnabling Objective
EOEngineer Officer
EODExplosive Ordnance Disposal
EOFSEngineer Officer French Ships
EOPEngineer Officer Personnel (Naval)
EOREastern Ontario Regiment
EORCEExecutive Officer, Royal Canadian Engineers
EORDEastern Ontario Regimental Depot
EORDEastern Ontario Regimental Depot -facility in England used to assemble men and to store and administer equipment and materials
EOWSElementary Observer Wireless School
EPEquipment Park
EPEmployment Platoon
EPEstimated Position
EPBExercise Polar Bear
EPZEnter Promotion Zone
Eqpm.Ass'tEquipment Assistant
EQPTEquipment
Eqpt.Equipment
Equipt(N)Equipment Division (Naval)
EREngine Room Artificer
EREngineering Technician
ERElgin Regiment
EREssex Regiment
ERA,1c(or2c,3c,4c,5c)Engine Room Artificer, 1st Class (or 2nd,3rd,4th or 5th Class)
ERA(A)Engine Room Artificer (Apprentice)
EROEmergency Repair Officer
ERofYorkYEast Riding of Yorkshire Yeomanry
ERPEmergency Response Plans
ERPTEmergency Response Planning Team
ERRatingsEngine Room Ratings
ERSEmpire Radio School; or Engine Repair Section
ERUEngineer Reinforcement Unit
ERYThe East Riding Yeomanry Regiment
ESEmergency Service
ES&WEngineer Services & Works
ES&WCoyEngineer Survey and Works Company
ESBDEngineer Stores Base Depot
ESCMFGHQEducational Services Central Mediterranean Force General Headquarters
ESOEmbarkation staff officer
ESREngineer Support Regiment
ESRThe Essex Scottish Regiment
ESREssex Scottish Regiment
ESSEXEssex Regiment
Essex (Esx)The Essex Regiment
EssexREssex Regiment
EssexYeoEssex Yeomanry
ESSRCEEngineer Stores Section, Royal Canadian Engineers
ESTEstablish, established or establishment
EstEstimates
EstEstablish, established or establishment
Est.Establishment
EstabEstablishment
ESurrREast Surrey Regiment
ESusxThe East Sussex Regiment
ETElectrical Technician
ETAEstimated Time of Arrival
ETAEstimated / Expected Time of Arrival (U.S.)
ETCAnd so on or and the rest
ETCEmbarkation Transit Camp
ETDExpected Time of Departure (U.S.)
ETechElectrical Technician
ETech(A)Electrical Technician (Air)
ETOEuropean Theatre of Operations
ETOUSAEuropean Theatre of Operations, U. S. A.
ETPEstimated Time of Departure (U.S.)
ETPSEmpire Test Pilots School
ETQMSEngineer Technical Quartermaster Sergeant
ETUEmbarkation Transit Unit
EUEquipment Unit
EUEntertainment Unit
EUASEdinburgh University Air Squadron
EVACEvacuate, evacuated or evacuation
EvacEvacuated
Evac.Evacuation
EVDEvaded Capture
EWElectronic Warfare; or Early Warning
EWAUElectronic Ware fare Avionics Unit
EWE&TUElectronic Ware fare Experimental & Training Unit
EWSEmergency Water Supply
EXExercise ; or Executive Group
ExExpeditionary
EXCLExclude, excluded, excluding or exclusive
EXFCECANExpeditionary Force Canteen
ExpExpeditionary
ExptlExperimental
Ext AffExternal Affairs
ExternalCanadian Department of External Affairs (Address used in telegrams)
ExVesExamination Vessels
EYorkREast Yorkshire Regiment
FFighter
FFireman Fire and tend boilers. Operate, adjust and repair pumps.
F & E& E Furniture and Effects
F I DS/UI DS/U Fighter Interception Development Squadron/Unit
F I UI U Fighter Interception Unit
F SPFlash spotting
F Ww Feldwebel/Focke Wulfe
F-BFTSFrance-Belgium Flying Training Unit
F.S.Field Security
F(A)SCRCEField (Air) Survey Company, Royal Canadian Engineers
F/Flight
F/CFire Control (Gunnery)
F/CFlight Commander
F/EFlight Engineer
F/FSFrench Ship Manned by Fighting French
F/LFlight Lieutenant
F/LtFlight Lieutenant
F/OFlying Officer
F/RFighter Reconnaissance
F/SFlight Sergeant
F&EFurniture and Effects
F&GFrance and Germany
F1AFitter I (Airframes)
F1cFireman, First Class
F1EFitter I (Engines)
F2AFitter II (Airframes)
F2cFireman, Second Class
F2EFitter II (Engines)
F3cFireman, Third Class
FAField Artillery
FAField Ambulance
FAField Artillery
FAFinancial Adviser, Joint Air Training Plan (Air)
FA/SOFleet Anti-Submarine Officer
FAAFleet Air Arm (Naval Aviation) or Financial Administration Act
FAAFleet Air Arm
FABField Artillery Bridge
FACForward Air Controller
FACRCAMCField Ambulance Charlottetown, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
FADField Ambulance Details
FAD(D)RCASCField Ambulance Details (Division) Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
FADRCAMCField Ambulance Detachments, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
FAEFitter Aero Engines
FAEFleet Adviser of Education
FAGSFleet Aerial Gunners School
FAHRCAMCField Ambulance Halifax, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
FAMFinancial Administration Manual
FambField Ambulance
FANYCFirst Aid Nursing Yeomanry Corps
FAOFleet Accountant Officer
FAPFirst Aid Post
FAPFarrier Sergeant
FAPFirst Aid Post
FAPFor All Purpose
FAPHRCAMCField Ambulance Point Hawkesbury, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
FARCAMCField Ambulance Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
FarrFarrier
FASFirst Army Signals
FATOFleet Air Arm Technical Officer
FATUFlight Affiliation Training Unit; or Fighter Armament Training Unit
FAVOFleet Aviation Officer
FAW/SSRCOCField Artillery Workshop Section Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
FBFire Base
FB&JWForest Bush & Jungle Warfare
FBDFFlying Boat Development Flight
FBEFolding boat equipment
FBEFolding Bridge Equipment
FBEFloating boat equipment
FBOFixed Base Operations
FBRCAField Battery, Royal Canadian Artillery
FBRCACASFField Brigade, Royal Canadian Artillery, Canadian Active Service Force
FBRCASCField Bakery, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
FBSFlying Boat School
FBSOFleet Bomb Safety Officer
FBSUFlying Boat Servicing Unit
FCFerry Control/Fighter Command/Flying Control
FCThe First City Regiment
FCFire Controlman Stow, inspect and repair fire control instruments. Take charge of fire control equipment. Know electricity - A.C. and D.C. Man fire control stations.
FCFerry Commands
FCFire Controlman
FCFlag Captain
FC"Z"FFire Command "Z" Force
FC1cFire Controlman, First Class
FC2cFire Controlman, Second Class
FC3cFire Controlman, Third Class
FCAHQPRCEFirst Canadian Army Headquarters Platoon, Royal Canadian Engineers
FCAIOPCICFirst Canadian Army Intelligence Officers Pool, Canadian Intelligence Corps
FCAISFirst Canadian Army Intelligence School
FCASIGPHQFirst Canadian Army Service Increment Group Headquarters
FCASSFirst Canadian Army Sniping School
FCATCCRCASCFirst Canadian Army Troops Composite Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
FCATRTCFirst Canadian Army Troops Reinforcement Transit Camp
FCATW/SRCOCFirst Canadian Army Troops Workshop, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
FCCFleet Constructor Officer
FCCPForage Caps Concert Panty
FCCRSFighter Command Control & Reporting School
FCCS/FFighter Command Communication Squadron/Flight
FCCUFighter Control Cooperation Unit
FCDCASS"Forage Caps" Detachment Canadian Auxiliary Services Section
FCIRS/FFighter Command Instrument Rating Squadron/Flight
FCITF/SFighter Command Instrument Training Flight .Squadron
FCMPCFighter Command Missile Practice Camp
FCOField Cash Office
FCPFamily Care Plan
FCPUFerry Command Preparation Unit
FCRFire Controlman R Same duties as fire controlman and in addition, range finder operator.
FCRCASCFortress Company, Canadian Active Service Force
FCRCECASFField Company Royal Canadian Engineers, Canadian Active Service Force
FCRSFighter Command Radar School
FCSFacility Checking Squadron
FCSFighter Command School
FCSFire Controlman S Submarine fire controlman.
FCSTForecast (U.S.)
FCtlmnFire Controlman
FCTUFighter Command Trials Unit
FDField
FDFuel Depots
FD BCHYField butchery and cold storage depot
FD BKYField bakery
FD ENGREngr Field Engineer
Fd Pk CoyField (Park) Company
Fd Pk Sqn (Tp)Field (Park) Squadron (Troop)
Fd Svy CoyField Survey Company
Fd.Field
Fd. Coy.Field Company (Fd Coy)
Fd. Ord.Field Ordnance (Fd Ord)
Fd. Ord. DepotField Ordnance Depot (Fd Ord Depot)
Fd. Pk. Coy.Field Park Company (Fd Pk Coy)
Fd. Regt. Coy.Field Regiment Company (Fd Regt Coy)
Fd. Svy. Coy.Field Survey Company (Fd Svy Coy)
FdAmbField Ambulance
FDCFighter Direction Centre
FDEFinal Discharge Establishment
FdeMRFusiliers de Mont Royal (French only)
FDFFighter Defence Unit
FDLFord ward defended locality
FDLFusiliers de Mont Royal
FDOFusiliers de Sherbrooke
FDOFleet Dental Officer
FDSField Dressing Station
FDS RACForward Delivery Squadron, Royal Armoured Corps
FDTFighter Direction Tenders
FduSLFusiliers du St. Laurent
FEFar East
FEField Engineer
FEFinancial Encumbrance
FE&MCRCEFortress E. & M. Company Royal Canadian Engineers
FEAFFar East Air Force
FEAFESFar East Air Force Examination Squadron
FEBAForward Edge Battle Area
FECAForce Eskimo C.A.
FECEFFar East Casualty Evacuation Unit
FEEFighter Experimental Establishment
FEE OPOp Field Engineer Equipment
FEFEWFar East Flying Boat Wing
FEOFire Effects Observer/Officer
FEOFleet Education Officer
FEOFleet Engineer Officer
FERMANAGHCounty Fermanagh
FervourGovernment of Canada Hong Kong (Address used in telegrams)
FESFlight Engineer School; or Field Engineering Squadron
FESField Educational Section
FESField Experimental Station
FESFlight Engineer School
FETDUFar East Tactical Development Unit
FETSFar East Training Squadron
FETWFar East Training Wing
FFField force or fire fighting
FFFire fighting or field force
FFFighter Flight/Ferry Flight/Free French
FFField Force
FFFire Fighter
FFFire Fighting
FF PFMPPFMP Fire Fighters Physical Fitness Maintenance Program
FF YEOFife and Forfar Yeomanry (TA)
FFAFFree French Air Force
FFDPFFree French Desert Patrol Flight
FFEFire for Effect
FFFFFree French Fighter Flight
FFHFrigate, Helicopter. A Frigate type vessel with Helicopter(s) as its primary armament
FFHFrigate, Helicopter Equipped
FFIFree From Infection
FFIFrench Forces of the Interior
FFKFort Frontenac Kingston
FFPFinal Firing Position
FFRegThe Frontier Force Regiment
FFRifThe Frontier Force Rifles Regiment
FFYThe Fife and Forfar Yeomanry Regiment
FGCMField general court-martial
FGHFort Garry Horse
FGHRRFort Garry Horse Reserve Regiment
FGOFleet Gunnery Officer
FgtFrigate
FHField Hospital
FHPForce Health Protection
FHPHIRCAMCFort Henry Permanent Hospital Installation, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
FHQSFarnham Headquarters Staff
FIFireman
FIBUAFighting In Built Up Areas
FICFredericton Internment Camp
FIDField Intelligence Department
FIDOFog Investigation and Dispersal Operation
FIFEFife
FilmPLFilm Projectionist Librarian
FINFinancial
Fin ClkFinance Clerk
FIN OO Financial Officer
FinOFinancial Officer
FireftrFire Fighter
FISFlying Instructors School
FISForeign Intelligence Section (Naval)
FITFlight
FIUFighter Interception Unit
FLFlag Lieutenant
FLFlying List
FLAMBOAllied Forces Headquarters OR Air Force Headquarters, Advanced Administrative Echelon
FLCFlag Lieutenant Commander
FldField
Fld EngField Engineer
Fld Pk Coy (or Sqn)Field Park Company
FLD Pk SqnFiled Park Squadron
FLEFleet (U.S.)
FLEFlight Engineer
FLETForward Location Enemy Troops
FLINTS.Flintshire
FLOFlag Liaison Officer
FLOTForward Location Own Troops; or Flotilla (Flot)
FLOTFlotilla (U.S.)
FLSFighter Leaders School
FLS(PO)French Liaison Service, Portsmouth
FLTFlight
FLTFleet (U.S.)
Flt EngFlight Engineer
Flt/SgtFlight Sergeant
FltSLtFlight Sub-Lieutenant
FLUSFrench Language Units
FLYFlight (U.S.)
FMAir Mechanic (Air Frames)
FMField Marshall
FMAFlight Mechanic Airframes
FMAForward maintenance area
FMASFinancial and Managerial Accounting System
FMCForce Mobile Command
FMCMobile Command
FMEFlight Mechanic Engines
FMHRCAMCFarnham Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
FMHRCAMCFredericton Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
FMMFormation
FmnFireman
FMOFull Marching Order
FMOField Marching Order
FMOFleet Mail Officer
FMOFleet Medical Officer
FMOFleet Meteorological Officer
FMPField Message Pad
FMRFusiliers de Mont Royal (French only)
FMRFrontier Mounted Rifles
FMSFacilities Management Squadron; or Field Maintenance Squadron
FMSArmy Repair Ship
FMSVFFederated Malay States Volunteer Force
FNDFlinders Naval Depot
FNGBFrench Navy in Great Britain
FNOFleet Navigating Officer
FO(S)Flag Officer, Submarines
FOAField Operations Allowance
FOAMFlag Officer Attached General Headquarters Middle East
FOBForward Operating Base
FOCFlag Officer Commanding
FOCOSFlag Officer Commanding Orkneys and Shetlands
FOCRFFlag Officer Commanding Reserve Fleet
FOCRINFlag Officer Commanding Royal Indian Navy
FOCSFlag Officer Cruiser Squadron
FOCTFlag Officer Carrier Training
FOCWAFFlag Officer Commanding West Africa
FOEAFlag Officer East Africa and Zanzibar
FOGMAFlag Officer Gibraltar and Mediterranean Approaches
FOGMOFitting Out Gun Mounting Overseer
FOGOFitting Out Gunnery Officer
FOHFrench Official History
FOICFlag Officer-in-Charge
FOICNIFlag Officer-in-Charge, Northern Ireland
FolFolio
FOLEMFlag Officer Levant and Eastern Mediterranean
FOLUSFlag Officer Liaison with Cdr. U.S. Naval Forces
FOMHRCAMCFort Osborne Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
FONASFlag Officer Naval Air Stations
FONFFlag Officer Newfoundland Force
FOOForward Observation Officer
FOOAFFlag Officer Overseas Assault Force
FOPSFuture Operation Planning Section
ForForestry
FORForce (U.S.)
FORESTERSSherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire
Foresters (For)The Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment)
ForfForfeits
FormFormation
FORSCAFlag Officer Red Sea and Canal Area
Fort (E & M) CoyFortress (Electrical and Mechanical) Company
Fort GarryThe Fort Garry Horse Regiment
FOSYFlag Officer, Syracuse
FOTALIFlag Officer Taranto, Royal Armoured Corps, Adriatic and for Liaison Duty With Italians
FOUOFor Official Use Only FP Ferry Pool
FOW, MedFlag Officer Western Mediterranean
FOWITFlag Officer Western Italy
FOYEFlag Officer, ''Y'' Entries
FPField Punishment
FPBForce Polar Bear
FPCRCEField Park Company, Royal Canadian Engineers
FPCRCE(AP)Field Park Company, Royal Canadian Engineers (Advance Party)
FPFFinal Protective Fire
FPNo(or#)1or2Field Punishment Number One or Two
FPOFire Prevention Officer
FPPFerry Pilots Pool
FPSFixed Period of Service
FPSRCEField Park Squadron, Royal Canadian Engineers
FPSRCE(A)DField Park Squadron, Royal Canadian Engineers (Armoured) Division
FPTCRCEField Park Troop Company, Royal Canadian Engineers
FPUFerry Preparation Unit; or Film Production Unit
FRFighter Reconnaissance
FRFishermen's Reserve
Fr,FroFrom
FR(S-P)RCAField Regiment (Self-Propelled), Royal Canadian Artillery
FR&IFinancial Regulations & Instructions
FRAFreetown Area
FracFractured - medical term for a broken bone
FRADOFleet Radar Officer
FRDForward Repair Depot
FREQFrequency
FriFrigate
FRMOFleet Royal Marine Officer
FROFleet P. and Radio Telephony Officer
FRRCHAField Regiment, Royal Canadian Horse Artillery
FRSFlying Refresher School
FRTForward Repair Team
FRUField Repair Unit/Fleet Requirements Unit
FSFighting School
FSField service or field security
FSFinancial Superintendent
FSFlat Scow
FSFlight Sergeant
FSAFleet Signal Assistant
FSAFood Service Attendant
FSAF&GFleet School of Aerial Fighting & Gunnery School
FSBRCAFlash Spotting Battery, Royal Canadian Artillery
FSCFarnham Summer Camp
FSDRCEField Survey Depot, Royal Canadian Engineers
FSDSFighter Support Development Squadron
FSgtFlight Sergeant
FSjtFlight Sergeant
FSMOFull Service Marching Order
FSMOField Service Marching Order
FSOFleet Signal Officer
FSPForward Staging Post
FSPForeign Service Premium
FSPBField service pocket book
FSqnFighter Squadron (Royal Canadian Air Force)
FSRField Service Regulations
FSRCCSFortress Signals, Royal Canadian Corps of Signals
FSRCEField Squadron, Royal Canadian Engineers
FSSFerry Support Squadron; or Flying Selection Squadron
FSSFixed signal service
FSSField Security Section
FSSCRUField Security Section Canadian Reinforcement Unit
FSTForward Surgical Team
FSTSFire and Security Training School
FSTUFighter Support Training Unit
FSUField surgical unit
FSVCFood Services
FTFoot or feet
FTFrench Translator
FTCFlying Training Command
FTCField Trials Camp
FtCdtFlight Cadet
FTCEField Troop Canadian Engineers
FTCPFFlying Training Command Practice Flight
FTF/UFerry Training Flight/Unit
FTFLTFerry Training Flight
FTLUFrench Tactical Liaison Unit
FTOFleet Torpedo Officer
FTOFrench Technical Officer
FtPayrFleet Paymaster
FTRFailed to Return
FtrCOpFighter Control Operator
FTSFlying Training School
FTUFerry Training Unit/Floatplane Training Unit/Flight Trials Unit
FTUField transfusion unit
FTUFerry Training Unit
FUFerry Unit
FUBARF**ked up Beyond All Repair
FUPForming up place
FUPForming Up Point (or Position)
FurlFurlough
FUSFusilier(s)
Fus de MRLes Fusiliers Mont-Royal Regiment
Fus de SherLes Fusiliers de Sherbrooke Regiment
Fus de StLLes Fusiliers du St. Laurent Regiment
FusDuSherFusiliers de Sherbrooke (French only)
FWFighter Wing
FWForeman of Works
FW/SRCOCFortress Workshop, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
FWAFleet Wireless Assistant
FWDForward or forwarded
Fwd.Forward
FwmForewoman
FWOFleet Wireless Officer
FWSFighter Weapons School
FWTCRCAFortress Weapon Training Camp, Royal Canadian Artillery
FYPatrol Vessel, Yacht (U.S.)
FYAFort York Armouries
GGeneral Staff Branch of the Staff
GGunnery
G (Ops)General Staff (Operations)
G.H.Q.General Headquarters (GHQ)
G.P.T.General Purpose Transport (GPT)
G.T.General Transport (GT)
G'nrGunner - lowest rank in the Royal Canadian Artillery (equivalent to private)
G/CGroup Captain
G&SFGrey & Simcoe Foresters
GAGunnery Armourer
GAFGranted Annual Furlough
GALGallon
GATGuantanamo-Trinidad convoy
GATESGerman Army Training Establishment Shilo
GATUGround Attack Training Unit
GBGarrison Battalion
GBCODRCOCGoose Bay Company Ordnance Depot, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
GBDGoose Bay Defences
GBEKnight Grand Cross of the Order of the British Empire
GBMSGreat Britain Merchant Ships (a wireless message routine)
GBSRCASCGoose Bay Section, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
GCGliding Centre; or Groupe de Chasse; or Good Conduct
GCGeorge Cross
GCGreek Catholic
GCGood Conduct Badge - award for good conduct during service
GC BADGEbadge Good Conduct Badge
GCAGround Controlled Approach
GCAConGround Controlled Approach Controller
GCAOSGround Controlled Approach Operation School
GCASGround Controlled Approach Squadron
GCATUGround Controlled Approach Training Unit
GCBKnight Grand Cross of the Order of the Bath
GCCGroup Control Centre
GCCSGlobal Command and Control System (Maritime)
GCCSGovernment Code and Cypher School
GCFGunnery Co-operation Flight/Group Communication Flight
GCHQGovernment Communications HQ
GCIGround Controlled Interception
GCMGeneral court-martial
GCMGeneral Court Martial
GCMGKnight Grand Cross of the Order of St.Michael and St.George
GCMGKnight Grand Cross of St. Michael and St. George
GCSGround Controlled Squadron
GCTGround Combat Training
GCTGreenwich Civil Time
GCVOKnight Grand Cross of the Royal Victorian Order
GDGeneral Duties
GDGuard
GDGeneral Duties
GDGroup Duties
GDCGroup Disbandment Centre
GdefmnGround Defenceman
GdfkGoldflake
GDGSGroup Defence Gunnery School
GDL&RSGuard Detachment Lanark & Renfrew Scottish Regiment
GDPGeneral Defence Plan
GDS ARMDGuards Armoured (Division)
GDSMGuardsman or guardsmen
GdsmGuardsman
GDSMGRGuards Machine Gun Regiment
GDSNGuardsman or guardsmen
GEGeorge Cross
GEGarrison Engineer
GECGeneral Employment Company
GEDGround Equipment Depot; or General Educational Development
GENGeneral
GenGeneral - commanding officer at division or corps level
Gen HospGeneral Hospital
Gen Pnr CoyGeneral Pioneer Company
GeoGeographical Section, General Staff
GEPGeneral Equipment Park
GESGlider Exercise Squadron
GEUGlider Exercise Unit
GFOperation ''Goldflake''
GFORCELabrador
GGGround Gunnery
GGDSGrenadier Guards
GGFGThe Governor General?s Foot Guards Regiment
GGFGGovernor General's Foot Guards (Now 21st Armoured Regiment)
GGHGThe Governor General?s Horse Guards Regiment
GGHGGovernor General's Horse Guards
GGSGround Gunnery School
GHGeneral Hospital
GHldThe Glasgow Highlanders Regiment
GHMHRCAMCGordon Head Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
GHQGeneral Headquarters
GHQGroup Headquarters
GHQGeneral Headquarters - command centre from which corps or army commanders direct the war
GHQ&LofCTSIGeneral Headquarters and Line of Communication Troops Service Increment
GHQEICGeneral Headquarters Echelon Indian Command
GHQRUHofCGeneral Headquarters Reconnaissance Unit Highlanders of Canada
GHQSWPAGeneral Headquarters South West Pacific Area
GHRCAMCGeneral Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
GIGround Instructional
GIGunnery Instructor
GICGliding Induction Course (Air Cadets)
GIFGlider Instructors Flight
GIPGrid Intersecting Point
GIROGeneral Instructions Routing Officers
GISGlider Instructors School
GISGround Instructors School
GJLGranted Jewish Leave
GLGun Laying (radar)
GLAM.Glamorgan
GlamYeoGlamorgan Yeomanry
GLAS HGlasgow Highlanders (TA)
GLASGOWGlasgow
GLICHRCAMCGrande Ligne Internal Camp Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
GLIDER P REGTGlider Pilot Regiment
GLOSTERSGloucestershire Regiment
Glosters (Glos)The Gloucestershire Regiment
GloucRGloucestershire Regiment
GLOUCS.Gloucestershire
GLSGeneral Labour Section
GMGunner's Mate Take charge of gun and crew. Assemble and fire all types of guns. Handle ammunition. Handle mines and depth charges.
GMGeorge Medal
GM1cGunner's Mate, First Class
GM2cGunner's Mate, 2d Class
GM3cGunner's Mate, 3d Class
GMAGibraltar, Morocco Area
GMCGeneral Military Course
GMHRCAMCGaspe Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
GMHRCAMCGravenhurst Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
GMOGun Mounting Overseer
GMPGarrison Military Police
GMTGreenwich Mean Time
GNGuantanamo-New York convoy
GNAGreek Naval Attache
GNDground
GNLOGreek Naval Liaison Officer
GNRGunner (private in artillery)
GNRGunner
GnrGunner - lowest rank in the Royal Canadian Artillery (equivalent to private)
GOGreek Orthodox (Church)
GOGunnery Officer
GOGeneral Order
GO(s)General Order(s)
GOCGeneral Officer Commanding
GOCGovernment of Canada
GOCGeneral Officer Commanding
GOCGeneral Officer Commanding - highest ranking general, usually at corps level
GOC (in C)General Officer Commanding (in Chief) - highest ranking general, usually at corps level
GOC-IN-CGeneral Officer Commanding-in-Chief
GOCHMSRCAMCGarnons Officers Convalescent Home Military Staff, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
GOCinCGeneral Staff (Operations)
GOCRAGeneral Officer Commanding Royal Artillery
GOCRMGeneral Officer Commanding Royal Marines
GOHGerman Official History
GORGun Operational Room
GordHighrsGordon Highlanders
GORDONSGordons Highlanders
Gordons (Gdn)The Gordon Highlanders Regiment
GOSShipNorwegian Whaler
GOTUGlider Operational Training Unit
Gov-GenGovernor General
Gov.Government
GPGeneral Purpose
GPGroup
GP CFCF Group Conversion Flight
Gp.Group
GP/DAGroup Disposal Account (book-keeping exercise for damaged aircraft)
GPCRCEGeneral Pioneer Company, Royal Canadian Engineers
GPEUGlider Exercise Unit
GPISGlider Pilot Instructors School
GPLGranted Privileged Leave
GPMGGeneral Purpose Machine Gun
GPMHRCAMCGrande Prairie Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
GPOGun Position Officer
GPOAGun Position Officer Assistant
GPRGlider Pilot Regiment
GPSGlobal Positioning System
GPSRCEGeneral Pioneer Section, Royal Canadian Engineers
GPUTFGlider Pick-up Training Unit
GQAGovernment Quality Assurance
GRGeneral reconnaissance
GRGroup (US)
GR&ANSGeneral Reconnaissance and Air Navigation School
GRCGraves Registration Cross
GREEN HOWARDSGreen Howards (Alexandra, Princess of Wales Own
Green Howards (GrnH)The Green Howards (Alexandra, Princess of Wales's Own Yorkshire Regiment)
GREN GDSGrenadier Guards
Gren Gds (GG)The Grenadier Guards Regiment (The First or Grenadier Regiment of Foot Guards)
GREYSThe Royal Scots Greys Regiment (2nd Dragoons)
GreySimForGrey & Simcoe Foresters
GRFGround Radar Fitter
GRICSGround Radio Installation Clearance Service (security clearance for visitors)
GRifThe Royal Garhwal Rifles Regiment
GRNGarrison
Grn.Garrison
GROGeneral routine order
GRPGroup
Grp.Group
GRSGeneral Reconnaissance School
GRSGeneral Reconnaissance Squadron
GRSFGround Radio Servicing Flight
GRSSGround Radio Servicing Squadron
GRSTDGun Room Steward
GRTGross Registered Tonnage
GRUGeneral Reconnaissance Unit
GRUGeneral Reinforcement Unit
GRU/FGeneral Reconnaissance Unit/Flight
GRUNTSlang Word For An Infantryman
GSGliding School; or General Specification; or Grading School
GSGeneral service or general staff
GSGreek Ship
GSGreenland-Sydney Convoy
GSGeneral Staff
GSGeneral Service
GSBGeneral Staff Branch
GSCGeneral Service Corps
GSCGunnery Staff Course
GSEGlider Servicing Echelon
GSFGlider Servicing Flight
GSFThe Grey and Simcoe Foresters Regiment
GSFGulf Sea Frontier
GSGSGeographical Section General Staff
GSLGranted Short Leave
GSOGeneral staff officer (with Arabic or Roman enumeration appended to show grade)
GSOGeneral Staff Officer
GSOGeneral Staff Order
GSO 1, 2, or 3General Staff Officer, 1st, 2nd or 3rd Grade
GSO1General Staff Officer, Grade 1
GSPGovernment Security Policy
GSPGeneral Staff Planning
GsrGreaser
GSSRGeneral Service Special Reserve
GSUGroup Support Unit
GSWGunshot Wound
GSWGun Shot Wound - wound caused by a bullet
GTcoy General transport company
GTCGovernment Telegraph Code
GTC(RCASC)CDGeneral Transport Company, (Royal Canadian Army Service Corps), Canadian Division
GtdGranted
GTFGunnery Training Flight
GTPSGlider & Tug Pilots School
GTSGlider Training Squadron; or Glider Training School
GUGrading Unit
GUGunner
GUGibraltar-United States Convoy
GUASGlasgow University Air Squadron
GUIGuide
Gunner (T)Torpedo Gunner
GurkThe Gurkha Rifles Regiment
GVGate Vessels
GWCBD"G" Wing Canadian Base Depot
GWCFCGeneral Workshop, Canadian Field Company OR Canadian Forestry Corps
GWDSGuided Weapon Development Squadron
GWFGround Wireless Fitter
GWOTGlobal War On Terror
GWTSGuided Weapon Training Squadron
GZGuantanamo-Panama convoy
H DivMedical, dental
H-V (P)Officers of the Volunteer Reserve appointed in a probationary status who are students in medical or dental colleges.
H-V (S)Officers of the Volunteer Reserve appointed for special service and assignment to the Medical Corps.
H.A.A.Heavy Anti-Aircraft (HAA)
H.L.I. of C.The Highland Light Infantry of Canada
H.M.C.S.His Majesty's Canadian Ship
H.M.S.His Majesty's Ship
H.Q.Headquarters (HQ)
H(21AG)Hospitalization Central Mediterranean Force (Allied Armies Italy)
H/Honourary (Rank)
H/Honorary (Rank)
H/Honorary or Honourable
H/CaptHonorary Captain
H/CaptHonorary Captain (Canadian Chaplain Service)
H/FHigh Frequency
H&NPAOHamilton & Niagara Peninsula Area Orders
H&PERHastings & Prince Edward Regiment
HAHospital Apprentice Know minor surgery, first aid and nursing. Maintain sanitary conditions.
HAHonours & Awards (Records)
HAHygiene Assistant
HAHalifax-Aruba convoy
HA(A)DRCEHeadquarters (Armoured) Division, Royal Canadian Engineers
HA/LAHigh Angle, Low Angle (gunnery)
HA1cHospital Apprentice, First Class
HA2cHospital Apprentice, Second Class
HAAHeavy Anti Air
HAAHeavy Anti-Aircraft
HAABRCAHeavy Anti-Aircraft Battery, Royal Canadian Artillery
HAAPCHeavy antiaircraft Practice Camp
HAAR(M)RCSHeavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment (Mobile) Royal Canadian Signals
HAARSRCASCHeavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment Section, Royal Canadian Army Service Centre
HAARW/SRCEMEHeavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment Workshop, Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
HAARW/SRCOCHeavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment Workshop Section, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
HACHonourable Artillery Company
HACArtHonourable Artillery Company, Artillery Section
HACInfHonourable Artillery Company, Infantry Section
HADHome Aircraft Depot
HALHalifax Approval Letter
Hal RifThe Halifax Rifles
HALLAMSHallamshire Battalion, York and Lancaster Regiment (TA)
Hallams (Halm)The Hallamshire Battalion (Y & L)
HalRifHalifax Rifles
HAMPSHampshire Regiment
Hamps (Hamp)The Hampshire Regiment
HampsRHampshire Regiment
HampsYHampshire Yeomanry
HANTS.Hampshire
Hast & PERThe Hastings and Prince Edward Regiment
HATSHull, Armament, Turret, Suspension
HAZMATHazardous Material
HBHeavy Bomber
HBHostile Battery
HBCU(Heavy Bomber) Conversion Unit
HCHarbour Craft
HCHeadquarters Company
HCHonorary Captain
HC-V (G)Officers of the Volunteer Reserve appointed for general service in the Hospital Corps.
HC-V (S)Officers of the Volunteer Reserve appointed for special service in the Hospital Corps.
HCAHealth Care Administrator
HCBHalifax Coast Brigade
HCCHospital Conveyance Corps
HCCSHome Command Communications Squadron
HCEUHome Command Examining Unit
HCFHelicopter Communications Flight; or Home Communications Flight
HCMF(AAI)Hospitalization Central Mediterranean Force (Allied Armies Italy)
HCRThe Household Cavalry Regiment
HCUHeavy Conversion Unit
HCVDFHong Kong Volunteer Defence Force
HDHome Defence or horse drawn
HDHolding Depot
HDHome Defence
HDCHarbour Defence Craft
HDLG SQNSqn Handling Squadron
HDMLHarbour Defence Motor Launch
HdmstrHeadmaster
HDPCHarbour Defence Patrol Crafts
HdqrsHeadquarters
HDUHelicopter Development Unit
HEHigh Explosive; Home Establishment (movements)
HEHolding Establishment
HEHigh Explosive
HEHis/Her Excellency
HEATHigh Explosive Anti Tank
HELHelicopter
HEMTTHeavy Expanded Mobility Tactical Truck
HEPHeight Filtering Position
HEREF.Herefordshire
HEREFORDHerefordshire Regiment (TA)
HerefordRHerefordshire Regiment
HertThe Herfortshire Regiment
HERTSHertfordshire Regiment (TA)
HERTS.Hertfordshire
HertsRHerefordshire Regiment
HFHarrassing fire or high frequency
HFHarassing Fire
HFHome Fleet
HF/DFHigh Frequency Direction Finding
HFDFHigh Frequency Direction Finding
HFFHeavy Freight Flight
HFSCHeadquarters Farnham Summer Camp
HFUHome Ferry Unit
HGHome Guard
HGCUHeavy Glider Conversion Unit
HGHRCAMCHorley General Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
HGMUHeavy Glider Maintenance Unit
HGSUHeavy Glider Servicing Unit
HGTUHeavy Glider Training Unit
HHTHouse Hunting Trip
HighCycBnHighland Cyclist Battalion
HIGHLAND RHighland Regiment
HighLIHighland Light Infantry
HKAAFHong Kong Auxiliary Air Force
HKFSHong Kong Fighter Squadron
HKRgtHong Kong Regiment
HKSHong Kong and Singapore
HKSRAHong Kong and Singapore Royal Artillery
HKVAHong Kong Volunteer Air Force
HKVDCHong Kong Volunteer Defense Corps
HKVDCHong Kong Volunteer Defence Corps
HLDHiggins Tank Lighter
HLIHighland Light Infantry (City of Glasgow Regiment)
HLIThe Highland Light Infantry Regiment (City of Glasgow Regiment)
HLI(29th Regiment) Highland Light Infantry of Canada
HLIofCThe Highland Light Infantry Regiment of Canada
HLIofCHighland Light Infantry of Canada
HLMHRCAMCHowe Lake Military Hospital
HLVWHeavy Lift Vehicle, Wheeled; or Heavy Logistics Vehicle Wheeled
HLVWHeavy Logistics Vehicle Wheeled
HMHer/His Majesty
HMHull Mechanic
HM(C)SHis/Her Majesty's (Canadian) Ship
HMAHonorary Major
HMATHis/Her Majesty's Auxiliary Transport
HMBHeavy Mortar Battery
HMCoastGdHis/Her Majesty's Coast Guard
HMCSHer Majesty's Canadian Ship
HMCSHis/Her Majesty's Canadian Ship
HMFDHaving Moved From District
HMGHeavy Machine Gun
HMHRCAMCHamilton Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
HMHRCAMCHuntingdon Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
HMHRCAMCHalifax Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
HMMWVHigh Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle (Humvee)
HMSHis/Her Majesty's Ship (UK)
HMSHis/Her Majesty's Ship - vessel under the control of the Royal Navy
HMSHis/Her Majesty's Service
HMTHis/Her Majesty's Transport Ship
HMTHis/Her Majesty's Transport
HMTHis/Her Majesty's Troopship - designated ship carrying troops between Canada and England and England and France
HMTSHis/Her Majesty's Troopship - designated ship carrying troops between Canada and England and England and France
HNUHead Nurse
HOHospital Orderly
HOCFHelicopter Operational Conversion Flight
HonHonourable
HonHonorary
Hon.The Honourable
HONOHonolulu (U.S.)
HOSEHospital Sergeant
HOSPHospital
HospHospital - designated location where soldiers receive medical treatment
Hosp.Hospital
HouseholdBnHousehold Battalion
HOWHozitzer
howhowitzer
HOWHowitzer - an artillery weapon (various calibres) capable of firing shells in a low or high arc
HPHigh power or horse power
HPHospital Plant
HPCHarbour Patrol Crafts
HPMCHasting Park Military Camp
HPTMHauptman
HQHeadquarter(s)
HQHeadquarters - command centre for a military unit in the field (company level and above)
HQ ACAC Headquarters Air Cadets
HQ ATAATA Headquarters Air Transport Auxiliary
HQ EFTEFT Headquarters Elementary Flying Training
HQ FPPFPP Headquarters Ferry Pilots Pool
HQ P&SSP&SS Headquarters Provost & Security Services ('Snowdrops')
HQ PTCPTC Headquarters Personnel & Training Command
HQ RAHeadquarters Royal Artillery
HQ STCSTC Headquarters Strike Command
HQ TAFTAF Headquarters Tactical Air Force
HQ-CAPO(GS&AS)Headquarters - Canadian Army Post Office (General Staff & Administrative Staff)
HQ, HqsHeadquarters
HQ''B"GCHUHeadquarters ''B'' Group Canadian Holding Unit
HQ''D''GRUHeadquarters ''D'' Group Reinforcement Unit
HQ"C"FHeadquarters ''C'' Force
HQ(A)DHeadquarters (Armoured) Division
HQ&BDHeadquarters & Base Details
HQ1stDHeadquarters 1st Division
HQ2CdnAGRA(Headquarters 2 Canadian) Army Group Royal Artillery
HQAABHeadquarters Anti-Aircraft Brigade
HQAABRCAHeadquarters Anti-Aircraft Brigade, Royal Canadian Artillery
HQACHeadquarters Atlantic Command
HQACSHeadquarters Atlantic Command Signals
HQADGBHeadquarters, Air Defence Great Britain
HQATAFCAHeadquarters Army Troops Area First Canadian Army
HQATDHeadquarters Army Troops Details
HQATSSRCSHeadquarters Army Terminals Signal Section, Royal Canadian Signals
HQBCHeadquarters Bomber Command
HQBD(GS&AS)Headquarters Botwood Defences (General Staff & Administrative Staff)
HQBTNIHeadquarters British Troops in Northern Ireland
HQBUHeadquarters Base Unit
HQCAHeadquarters Coastal Command
HQCAA&A-TGRCAHeadquarters Canadian Anti-Aircraft & Anti-Tank Group, Royal Canadian Artillery
HQCACHeadquarters Canadian Armoured Corps
HQCACRCASCHeadquarters Canadian Artillery Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
HQCADARCAHeadquarters Canadian Armoured Division Artillery, Royal Canadian Artillery
HQCADREMEHeadquarters Canadian Armoured Division, Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
HQCAGRCAHeadquarters Canadian Artillery Group, Royal Canadian Artillery
HQCAMGHeadquarters Canadian Army Meteorological Group
HQCATBHeadquarters Canadian Army Tank Brigade
HQCCHeadquarters Canadian Corps
HQCCARCAHeadquarters Canadian Corps Artillery, Royal Canadian Artillery
HQCCATRCASCHeadquarters Canadian Army Troops, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
HQCCCTCRCASCHeadquarters Command Canadian Corps Transport Column, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
HQCCEHeadquarters Canadian Constructional Engineers
HQCCGTCHeadquarters Command Canadian General Transport Column
HQCCIDRCASCHeadquarters Command Canadian Infantry Division, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
HQCCTRCEHeadquarters Canadian Corps Troops, Royal Canadian Engineers
HQCCTREMEHeadquarters Canadian Corps Troops, Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
HQCCTTCRCASCHeadquarters Canadian Corps Tank Transporter Column, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
HQCDECA(OS)Headquarters Canadian Divisional Engineers, Canadian Artillery OR Canadian Army (Overseas)
HQCDRCASCHeadquarters Canadian Division, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
HQCDREMEHeadquarters Canadian Division, Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
HQCEWRCEHeadquarters Chief Engineer Works, Royal Canadian Engineers
HQCFCHeadquarters Canadian Forestry Corps
HQCFNHeadquarters Canadian Forces in the Netherlands
HQCIBHeadquarters Canadian Infantry Brigade
HQCIDHeadquarters Canadian Infantry Division
HQCProCHeadquarters Canadian Provost Corps
HQCPSHeadquarters Canadian Postal Services
HQCRCASCCCTHeadquarters Commander, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps, Canadian Corps Troops
HQCRCEMEFCATHeadquarters Commander, Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers, First Canadian Army Troops
HQCRTCRCSHeadquarters Canadian Railway Telegraph Company, Royal Canadian Signals
HQCRUHeadquarters Canadian Reinforcement Unit
HQDHeadquarters Details
HQDCDCAHeadquarters Deputy Commander First Canadian Army
HQDIZBHeadquarters Details Infantry "Z" Brigade
HQDPCAPOHeadquarters Defended Port Canadian Army Post Office
HQDPofSHeadquarters Defended Port of Sydney
HQDPofSJHeadquarters Defended Port of Saint John
HQDRCAHeadquarters Division, Royal Canadian Artillery
HQDRCASCHeadquarters Division, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
HQDRCEHeadquarters Division, Royal Canadian Engineers
HQDRCE(AA)Headquarters Division, Royal Canadian Engineers, (Active Army)
HQDRCE(RA)Headquarters Division, Royal Canadian Engineers, (Reserve Army)
HQEAFMEHeadquarters Royal Air Force, Middle East
HQEFHeadquarters Esquimalt Fortress
HQFCAHeadquarters First Canadian Army
HQFCACASHeadquarters First Canadian Army Civil Affairs Staff
HQFCASRCSHeadquarters First Canadian Army Signals, Royal Canadian Signals
HQFCATCHeadquarters First Canadian Army Training Camp
HQFCATCHeadquarters First Canadian Army Transport Column
HQFMCCCHeadquarters Field Maintenance Centre Canadian Corps
HQFMCRCASCHeadquarters Field Maintenance Centre, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
HQGBHeadquarters Greek Bridge
HQGCTUHeadquarters Group Canadian Training Units
HQGDHeadquarters Gaspe Defences
HQHFHeadquarters Home Forces
HQHFRCAHeadquarters Halifax Fortress, Royal Canadian Artillery
HQLA-CWACHeadquarters London Area - Canadian Women's Army Corps
HQMARCAHeadquarters Medium Artillery, Royal Canadian Artillery
HQMDHeadquarters Military District
HQMD#1Headquarters Military District # 1
HQMD#2H&NPCHeadquarters Military District # 2, Hamilton & Niagara Peninsula Command
HQMD#3,KHeadquarters Military District # 3, Kingston
HQMDNo2(NCD)Headquarters Military District No. 2 (Niagara Camp Details)
HQMDVBHeadquarters Military District Vancouver Barracks
HQMEHeadquarters Middle East
HQNWACAFHeadquarters North-West African Coastal Air Force
HQPCHeadquarters Pacific Command
HQPRDHeadquarters Prince Rupert Defences
HQRAHeadquarters RA (the CRA/CCRA's staff)(headed by Brigade Major RA (BMRA))
HQRCAFHeadquarters Royal Canadian Air Force
HQRCDHeadquarters Reconstituted Canadian Division
HQRCECATHeadquarters, Royal Canadian Engineers, Canadian Army Troops
HQRCEMECCTHeadquarters, Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers, Canadian Troops
HQRCEWOHeadquarters, Royal Canadian Engineers, Works Organization
HQS (No)Distinguishing letters on files of National Defence Headquarters (Army), Ottawa
HQS-SDTAHeadquarters Sub-Staff Dunburn Training Area
HQS(H)CADHeadquarters Squadron (Hussars) Canadian Armoured Division
HQS&CDHeadquarters Sydney and Canso Defences
HQS&S-SHeadquarters Staff and Sub-staff
HQSADHeadquarters Squadron Armoured Division
HQSATB (AD)Headquarters Squadron Army Tank Brigade (Armoured Division)
HQSATB (NBRT)Headquarters Squadron Army Tank Brigade (New Brunswick Regt. Tank)
HQSCABAPHeadquarters Squadron Canadian Armoured Brigade Advance Party
HQSCNPHQRCSHeadquarters Signals Company, National Defence Headquarters Royal Canadian Signals
HQSDHeadquarters Shelburne Defences
HQSD(CB)CADAFHeadquarters Squadron Details (Camp Borden), Canadian Armoured Division Active Force
HQSFHeadquarters Sydney Fortress
HQSGHeadquarters Support Group
HQSGCADHeadquarters Support Group Canadian Armoured Division
HQSHDCAPOHeadquarters St. John's Defences Canadian Army Post Office
HQSMDHeadquarters Staff Military District
HQSPCHeadquarters Staff Petawawa Camp
HQSVCHeadquarters Staff Valcartier Camp
HQTCHeadquarters Tracadie Camp
HQTTCPSHeadquarters Technical Training Command Publicity Section
HQV&EFHeadquarters Victoria & Esquimalt Fortress
HQVBHeadquarters Vancouver Barracks
HQVDHeadquarters Vancouver Defences
HQVGofCHeadquarters Veterans Guard of Canada
HRHuman Resources
HRHour
HRHalifax Rifles
HRHospital Records
HRHuman Resources
HrfdThe Herefordshire Regiment
HRGHistorical Research Group
HRHHis (Her) Royal Highness
HRHHis/Her Royal Highness
HRMSHuman Resources Management System
HRPEHampton Roads Port of Embarkation. Shortly after its activation 15 June 1942 the port was responsible for combat loading the Western Task Force of the North African invasion assault convoy.
HRRHeals Rifles
HrsHours
HRSHeavy Repair Shop
HRSHussars
HRW(MT)RCASCHeavy Repair Workshop (Mechanical Transport) Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
HSHome Sister
HSHellenic Ship
HS FLTFlt High Speed Flight
HSBPTHigh Speed Battle Practice Target
HSCRFUHome Security Course Reserve Fleet Units
HSOHealth Services Officer
HSSHospital Staff Sergeant
HSTHigh Speed Telegraphist
HSTHospital Steward
HSTSHigh Speed Target Service
HTHigh tension or horsed transport
HTHalifax-Trinidad Convoy
HTHull Technician
HTHorse Transport
HTCUHeavy Transport Conversion Unit
HTechHull Technician
HTMHeavy Trench Mortar
HTSHeavy Transport Squadron
HTSCU(Heavy Transport Support) Conversion Unit
HUHolding Unit
HUAHeard, Understood, Acknowledged
HullLe Regiment de Hull
HUMINTHuman Intelligence (information collected from a human source)
HUNTS.Huntingdonshire
HuntsCyclistBnHuntingdonshire Cyclist Battalion
HVMHyper Velocity Missile
HvyHeavy
HWEHome War Establishment
HwrHowitzer
HXHalifax (New York) to United Kingdom Convoy
HXFFast Halifax (New York) to United Kingdom Convoy
HYHeavy
Hy.Heavy
HybadThe Hyderabad Regiment
HYGHygiene
Hyg.Hygiene
HygTechHygiene Technician
IIndia
IIntelligence Branch of the General Staff
IInterrogation
I (b)Secret Service Branch of the General Staff
I-GEC(A)Inspector-General Eastern Canada (Army)
I-OInfantry Officers
I-V (S)2Officers of the Volunteer Reserve appointed for special intelligence duties.
I''A''toCSGHQEAPIncrement ''A'' to Canadian Section
I"E"toHQCTIncrement ''E'' to Headquarters Canadian Troops
I(A)HQCAGRAIncrement (A) Headquarters Canadian, Army Group Royal Artillery
I/CIn charge
I/CIn-Command
I/CIn Charge
I/OIntelligence Officer
IAIndian Army
IAImmediate Action
IAADInland Area Aircraft Depot
IAASInland Area Aircraft School
IACIndian Armoured Corps
IAFIndian Air Force
IAFInspector of Admiralty Fuel
IAFVRIndian Air Force Volunteer Reserve
IAMInstitute of Aviation Medicine
IAMCIndian Army Medical Corps
IAMUSInstallation Automated Manpower Utilization System
IAPInitial Assessment Phase
IAPFInland Area Practice Flight
IASInfantry Assault Ships
IATCInfantry Advanced Training Center
IAVMEDInstitution of Aviation Medical CCF Iraq Command Communication Flight
IAWIn Accordance With (reference)
IAWIn Accordance With
IBDInfantry Base Depot
IBDCASF(LS)Infantry Base Depot, Canadian Active Service Force, (Lorne Scots)
IBDPInfantry Brigade Defence Platoon
IBLADInfantry Brigade Light Aid Detachment
IBofUK&CInspection Board of United Kingdom & Canada
IBRSInfantry Brigade Recce Squadron
IBSS&WTInfantry Brigade Signals Section & Wireless Telegraphy
IBTSIndividual Battle Task Standards
ICIncident Commander
ICInternal combustion or in charge of
ICIn charge or internal combustion
ICInstructional Cadre
ICInternment Camp
ICIn Command
ICBInspection of Contract Built Ships
ICBInspector of Contract Built Ships
ICBInspector of Contract Built Ships (Naval)
ICCInput Control Centre
ICCDPIceland Coastal Command Daily Programme
ICCFSInspecting Captain Of Coastal Force Schools
ICCPCInternment Camp Canadian Provost Corps
ICCSSMedalInternational Commission of Control and Supervision Service Medal (Vietnam)
ICEIntegrated Clothing Ensemble
ICEPAT.Iceland Patrol (U.S.)
ICF/SItaly Communication Flight/Squadron
ICFPCIncrement Canadian Field Punishment Camp
ICIImperial Chemical Industries
ICMHRCAMCInternment Camp Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
ICR (IC)The Inns of Court Regiment
ICSCS MedalInternational Commission for Supervision and Control Service Medal (Indo China)
IDCImperial Defence College
IDEImperial Defence College or Inter-Department Cypher
IdentTechIdentification Technician
IDFIraq Defence Flight
IDGHRCAMCInfectious Diseases General Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
IEInitial Establishment; or Intermediate Engagement
IECorps of Royal Indian Engineers
IENamely or that is to say
IEThat is to say or namely
IEIncreased Endurance
IEIntermediate Engagement
IECSImproved Environmental Clothing System
IEDImprovised Explosive Device
IEFIndian Expeditionary Force
IETechInstrument Electrical Technician
IFIrish Fusiliers
IFCCSIndirect Fire Control Computer Software
IFCSIntegrated Fire Control System
IFDUIntensive Flying Development Unit
IFFIdentification Friend or Foe
IFISIrish Flying Instructors School
IFofCIrish Fusiliers of Canada (11th Regiment)
IFPPNo. 1 Ferry Pilots Pool
IFSInstrument Flying Squadron
IFSInstrument Flying School
IFSACInternational Fire Service Accreditation Congress
IFTSInitial Flying Training School
IFTUInstrument Flying Training Unit/Intensive Flying Trials Unit
IGThe Irish Guards (The Irish Regiment of Foot Guards)
IG(CC)Inspector-General (Central Canada)
IGCImperial General Council
IGdsIrish Guards
IGTInitial Gliding Training (Air Cadets)
IGTCACInstructors Gunnery Team, Canadian Armoured Corps
IHCIndian Hospital Corps
IHUInfantry Holding Unit
IIImage Intensifier
ILDSImproved Landmine Detection System (held only by 4 ESR)
ILFIndependent Liaison Flight
ILHThe Imperial Light Horse Regiment
ILPIndividual Learning Plan
ILSInstrument Landing System
IMDInformation Management Directive
IMDIndian Medical Department
IMHRCAMCIpperwash Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
IMPIndividual Meal Packets
ImpImperial
IMSIndian Medical Service
IMTUInspector of Machine Tool Utilisation
INinch
INInspector
INAITCoyInfantry Brigade AIT Company
INCLInclude, included, including or inclusive
Inclinclude, included, inclusive or including
INDIndia or Indian
indindependent
Ind. Inf. Bde.Indian Infantry Brigade (Ind Inf Bde)
Ind. Inf. Bde. Ord. Wksp.Indian Infantry Brigade Ordnance Workshop (Ind Inf Bde Ord Wksp)
Ind. Inf. Bde. Sigs.Indian Infantry Brigade Signals (Ind Inf Bde Sigs)
Ind. Inf. Bde. Wksp.Indian Infantry Brigade Workshop (Ind Inf Bde Wksp)
IndefLveIndefinite Leave
INDEPIndependent
Indep.Independent
INFInfantry
InfInfantryman
InfInfantry
Inf.Infantry
Inf. Bde.Infantry (Inf Bde)
Inf. Bde. A. Tk. Coy.Infantry Brigade Army Tank Company (Inf Bde A Tk Coy)
Inf. Bde. Coy.Infantry Brigade Company (Inf Bde Coy)
Inf. Bde. Gp.Ord. Coy. R.A.O.CInfantry Brigade Group Ordnance Company, Royal Army Ordnance Corps (Inf Bde Gp Ord Coy RAOC)
Inf. Bde. Ord. Coy.Infantry Brigade Ordnance Company (Inf Bde Ord Coy)
Inf. Bde. Ord. Fd. Pk.Infantry Brigade Ordnance Field Park (Inf Bde Ord Fd Pk)
Inf. Bde. Ord. Fd. Pk. Coy.Infantry Brigade Ordnance Field Park Company (Inf Bde Ord Fd Pk Coy)
Inf. Bde. Ord. Wksp.Infantry Brigade Ordnance Workshop (Inf Bde Ord Wksp)
Inf. Bde. Sigs.Infantry Brigade Signals (Inf Bde Sigs)
Inf. Bde. Sigs. Sec.Infantry Brigade Signals (Inf Bde Sigs Sec)
Inf. Bde. Wksp.Infantry Brigade Workshop (Inf Bde Wksp)
INFMInform, informed or information
Infm.Information
InfmnInfantryman
INFOInformation
InjInjured
INNISKSRoyal Inniskilling Fusiliers
Innisks (Inskn)The Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers Regiment
INNS OF COURTInns of Court Regiment
INO(W)Inspector of Naval Ordnance (Woolwick)
InsprInspector
instInstruct, instructed, instruction or instructor
INSTRInstruct, instructed, instruction or instructor
InstrInstruction(al)
Instr(s)Instructor(s)
InstrCrInstructor Commander
INTIntelligence; or Interned
INTCORPS Intelligence Corps
intIntelligence
INTInterpreter
Int CorpsIntelligence Corps
INT OIntelligence Officer
INT OPIntelligence Operator
INT SUMSum Intelligence Summary
Int.General Staff Officer 1 (Intelligence)
IntCInternment Camp
INTELIntelligence (U.S.)
INTERCOMMIntercommunication
IntOpIntelligence Operator
IntrepIntelligence Report
invInvalid
Inv"wd"Invalided Wounded - a soldier transferred away from the front as a result of wounds received in action
INVERNESS.Inverness-shire
INWEInfantry North West Echelon
IOIntelligence officer
IO/SB.C.D.C.Intermediate Overseas Base, Canadian Dental Corps OR Canadian Disciplinary Centre
IOAIndian Ocean Area
IOBInspector of Booms (Naval)
IOCInstructional Officer Course
IODEImperial Order of the Daughters of the Empire
IOMIsle of Man
IOOInspecting ordnance officer
IORASInspection of Reserve Army Stores
IOSInspector of Ordnance Services
IPIntellectual property
IPBIntelligence Preparation of Battlefield
IPCIsland Park Camp
IPOInshore Patrol Officer
IRImmediate Reserve; or Individual Reservist
IRInstructor's Regiment
Ir.Fus.(VR)Irish Fusiliers (Vancouver Regiment)
IR&SUImmediate Reserve & Support Unit
IREMInspector of Royal Engineer Machinery
IRFIndependent Reconnaissance Flight
IRGImmediate Replenishment Group
IrGdsIrish Guards
IRISInspector of Radio Installation Services
IrishThe Royal Irish Regiment
Irish FusThe Irish Fusiliers of Canada (The Vancouver Regiment)
Irish RofCThe Irish Regiment of Canada
IrofCIrish Regiment of Canada
IRRUInstant Readiness Reserve Unit
IRSIntelligence Reports Section (Naval)
IRUImmediate Reaction Unit
IRVCImperial Railways Volunteer Corps
ISInternal Security
IS TechIntegral Systems Technician
IS.C.B.Inter-Service Communications Board (U.S.)
ISAFInternational Security Assistance Force
ISCInfantry Section Carrier
ISCInter Service Committee
ISCInter-Service Cypher
ISCIndian Staff Corps
ISCCInfantry Section Commander's Course
ISCOIntelligence Section, Combined Operations
ISFInternal Security Flight
ISFIndian State Forces
ISFInternal Security Force
ISHQCCIntelligence Section Headquarters Canadian Corps
ISOImperial Service Order
ISpIntelligence Specialist
ISTARIntelligence, Surveillance, Target Acquisition and Reconnaissance
ISTDInter-Service Topographical
ISTDCInterservice Training Defence Centre
ITLight or lieutenant
ITInstructional Technique
IT&EIndividual Training and Education
ITBInfantry Training Battalion
ITCInfantry Training Centre
ITC(R)Infantry Training Centre (Reserve)
ITDInfantry Training Depot
ITDUCICInfantry Training Demonstration Unit, Canadian Infantry Corps
ITechInstrument Technician
ITFIndian Territorial Force
ITF/SInstrument Raining Flight/Squadron
ITMInspector of Torpedoes and Mines
ItoHQCCIncrement to Headquarters Canadian Corps
ItoHQCIDIncrement to Headquarters Canadian Armoured Division
ITSInitial Training School
ITWInitial Training Wing
IWIndividual Weapon
IW.C.B.D.'I'' Wing Canadian Base Depot
IWBBImprovised Widened Bailey Bridge
IWDREInland Waterways & Docks, Royal Engineers
IWGCImperial War Graves Commission
IWTInland Water Transport
IYBImperial Yeomanry Bearer
IYHImperial Yeomanry Hospital
JJewish
J COMDJunior Commander
J/TJunior Technician
J&KThe Jammu and Kashmir Regiment
J3Joint Staff 3 (Operations and Training)
JABCAJoint Atomic, Biological and Chemical Defensive Warfare School
JAGJudge Advocate General
JANJoint Army & Navy Radio Procedure
JAPICJoint Air Photographic Interpretation Centre
JARICJoint Air Reconnaissance Intelligence Centre
JASSJoint Anti-Submarine School
JatThe Jat Regiment
JATEJoint Air Transport Establishment
JATPJoint Air Training Plan
JCUJet Conversion Unit (Bomber Command Jet Conversion Unit)
JEFTSJoint Elementary Flying Training Squadron
JEHUJoint Experimental Helicopter Unit
JEWJewish
JFACT&SUJoint Forward Air Controllers Training & Standards Unit
JFHQJoint Force Headquarters
JGWTUJoint Guided Weapons Training Unit
JHDUJoint Helicopter Development Unit
JHQJoint Headquarters
JIMRTTRGJob Inspector Mechanical Relations Transportation Training
JINSTORJob Instructor
JIXUnclassified Ships (U.S)
JLSJunior Leader's School
JLSJapanese Language School
JLTCJunior Leader's Training Centre
JMCJohnson Method of Coaching
JMHRCAMCJoliette Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
JMTJob method training
JNBCDJoint Nuclear, Biological, and Chemical Defence
JNCOJunior NCO
JoinerJoiner
JPJoint Planners
JPTUJet Provost Trials Unit
JRR?giment de Joliette (available in french only)
JRCJunior Ranks Club (Mess)
JRTJob Relations Training
JSCJoint Services Committee
JSMJoint Staff Mission
JSPIJoint School of Photographic Interpretation
JSSCJoint Services Staff College
JSSPTSchool for Jungle Self Preservation Training
JSTUJoint Services Trials Unit
JSUJunior Sergeant
JTCJasper Training Camp
JTFJoint Task Force (land/air/sea); or Jet Training Flight
JTF-2Joint Task Force 2
JTF2Joint Task Force 2
JTUJoint Trials Unit
JUNCJunction
JWEJoint Warfare Establishment
JWECJunior War Establishments Committee
JWPSJoint War Production Staff
kknots
KKing or King's
K DivCommunications (radio, signal, sound, electrical)
K&BMHRCAMCKingston & Barriefield Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
KAAUKenya Auxiliary Air Unit
KAFKenya Air Force
KARThe King's African Rifles Regiment
KARKing's African Rifles
KBOKildare Barracks Ottawa
KBRKellogg Brown and Root
KCKing's Commendation
KCBKnight Commander of the Order of the Bath
KCMGKnight Commander of the Order of St. Michael and St. George
KDKhaki Drill
KDFKenya Defence Force
KDG1st King's Dragoon Guards
KDGThe 1st (King's) Dragoon Guards
KE ROUNDRound Kinetic Energy Round
KEdwHKing Edward's Horse
KenThe Kensington Regiment
KENSINGTONSKensington Regiment (TA)
KENTKent
KentThe Kent Regiment
Kent RKent Regiment
KentCycBnKent Cyclist Battalion
KFKing's Flight
KFSKnife, Fork, Spoon
KGKnight of the Order of the Garter
KGOThe King George V's Own Regiment
KHMKing's Harbour Master
KIAKilled In Action
KIAKilled In Action - designation of how a soldier died
KIN.Kincardineshire
King's (Kgs)The King's Regiment (Liverpool)
King's Own (KO)The King's Own Royal Regiment (Lancaster)
KINGSKing's Regiment (Liverpool)
KINROSS.Kinross-shire
KIRKBT.Kirkcudbrightshire
KLFSKula Lumpur Fighter Squadron
KMBKabul Multi-National Brigade
KMHRCAMCKingston Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
KMHRCAMCKitchener Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
KMWSenior Polish Naval Officer in London
KODYKilled on duty
KOMRThe King's Own Malta Regiment
KOR of CThe King?s Own Rifles of Canada Regiment
KORCKing's Own Rifles of Canada
KORofCKing's Own Rifles of Canada
KOSBThe King's Own Scottish Borderers Regiment
KOSBKing's Own Scottish Borderers
KOYLIThe King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry Regiment
KOYLIKing's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry
KPHIRCAMCKingston Permanent Hospital Installation, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
KPIBKey Points Investigation Bureau
KRThe Kenya Regiment (European Territorial Force)
KRThe Kaffrarian Rifles Regiment (South Africa)
KRKing's Regulations
KRKent Regiment
KR&ACIKing's Regulations & Air Council Instructions
KR&AIKing's Regulations & Admiralty Instructions
KR&OKing's Regulations and Orders
KRandAIKing's Regulations and Admiralty Instructions
KRCNKing's Regulations for the Government of the Canadian Naval Service
KRRKing's Royal Rifle Corps
KRRCThe King's Royal Rifle Corps Regiment
KRRCKing's Royal Rifle Corps
KRRifCKing's Royal Rifle Corps
KRSKing's Regulations
KSLIThe King's Shropshire Light Infantry Regiment
KSLIKing's Shropshire Light Infantry
KTDRCAKine Theodolite Detachment, Royal Canadian Artillery
KTSComposite Training School (Royal Canadian Air Force)
KUASKent University Air Squadron
KUFPolish Drafting Officer, London
KumThe Kumaon Rifles Regiment
KZKilling Zone
LLieutenant
L BDRLance-bombardier
L CPLLance corporal
L OF CLine, or lines of communication
L of CLine(s) of Communication
L OF COMMLine of Communication
L SJTLance serjeant
L-V (S)Officers of the Volunteer Reserve appointed for special legal duties.
L. Edmn. R.The Loyal Edmonton Regiment
L.A.A.Light Anti-Aircraft (LAA)
L.A.D.Light Aid Detachment (LAD)
L.C.A.Landing Craft, Assault
L.C.G.Landing Craft, Gun
L.C.G.(L.)Landing Craft, Gun (Large)
L.C.I.(S.)Landing Craft, Infantry (Small)
L.C.M.Landing Craft, Mechanized
L.C.S.(L.)Landing Craft, Support (Large)
L.C.S.(M.)Landing Craft, Support (Medium)
L.C.T.Landing Craft, Tank
L.C.V.(P)Landing Craft, Vehicle (Personnel)
L.M.G.Light Machine-Gun
L.O.C.Line-of-Communication
L.S.I.Landing Ship, Infantry
L.S.T.Landing Ship, Tank
L/Lance (rank)
L/Leading
L/BdrLance Bombardier
L/CplLance Corporal
L/SLeading Seaman
L/SALeading Stores Assistant
L/SgtLance Sergeant
L/SjtLance Sergeant
L/StoLeading Stoker
L&R Scott RThe Lanark and Renfrew Scottish Regiment
L&RSGDLanark & Renfrew Scottish Guard Detachment
L&RSRLanark & Renfrew Scottish Regiment
L&WThe Lincoln and Welland Regiment
L&WRegtLincoln & Welland Regiment
L1SLevel One Advisors as set out in A-FN-100-002/AG-006
LAALight Anti-Aircraft
LaALight Aid Detachment
LAALight Anti-Aircraft
LAAGSLight Anti-Aircraft Gunnery School
LAAPCLight Anti-Aircraft Practice Camp
LAARPRCASCLight Anti-Aircraft Regiment Platoon, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
LAARRCALight Anti-Aircraft Regiment, Royal Canadian Artillery
LAARSRCASCLight Anti-Aircraft Regiment Section, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
LAARSSLight Anti-Aircraft Regiment Signals Section
LAARW/SSRCOCLight Anti-Aircraft Regiment Workshop Section, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
LAATTRCALight Anti-Aircraft Training Troop, Royal Canadian Artillery
LABLaboratory or labour
LABLight Armoured Battery
Lab.Labour
LabCorpsLabour Corps
LACLeading Aircraftman (Airforce); or Library and Archives Canada
LACLeading Aircraftman
LACWLeading Aircraft Woman (Airforce)
LADLight Aid Detachment
LADCLieutenant Aide-de-Camp
LADCAPCSLight Aid Detachment Canadian Armoured Personnel Car Squadron
LADRCEMELight Aid Detachment, Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
LADRCOCLight Aid Detachment, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
LAFOLaboratory Foreman
Lake Sup RThe Lake Superior Regiment
Lake Sup. Regt.The Lake Superior Regiment (Motor)
Lan YeoThe Lanarkshire Yeomanry Regiment
LanarkYeoLanarkshire Yeomanry
LANCS.Lancashire
LanFusLancashire Fusiliers
LARCLighter Amphibious Resupply Cargo
LASLight Aircraft School
LASERLight Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation
LAVLight Armoured Vehicle
LAWLeading Aircraft Woman (Airforce)
LAWLeading Aircraftwoman
lb / lbs(weight) pounds
LBandsmnLeading Bandsman
LBELanding Barge, Emergency Repair
LBFLanding Barge, Flak
LBFLanding Boats
LBHThe Lothian and Border Horse Regiment
LBMLanding Boats
LBOLanding Barge, Oiler
LBSLanding Barge, Support
LBV(1)Landing Barge Vehicle (Mark I)
LBV(L)(2)Landing Barge Vehicle (Large, Mark II)
LBV(S)(2)Landing Barge Vehicle (Small, Mark II)
LBWLanding Barge Water
LCLieutenant-Colonel
LCLanding Craft
LCALanding Craft, Assault
LCALanding Craft Assault
LCA(HR)Landing Craft (Hedgerow) (U.S.)
LCBLanding Craft Barge
LCB(D)Landing Craft Barge (Dumb) (U.S.)
LCB(M)Landing Craft Barge (Mechanised) (U.S.)
LCDRLieutenant Commander
LCDRLieutenant Commander or Major
LCELanding Craft Emergency - Repair
LCFLincoln Conversion Flight
LCFLanding Craft Flak
LCFLevant Coast Flotilla
LCF(L)Landing Craft, Flak (Large)
LCGLanding Craft, Gun
LCG(L)Landing Craft, Gun (Large)
LCG(M)Landing Craft, Gun (Medium)
LCG(M)Landing Craft Gun (Medium)
LCG(T)Landing Craft Gun (Tower)
LCHLanding Craft Headquarters
LCHLand Craft Headquarters
LCILanding Craft Infantry
LCI(L)Landing Craft, Infantry (Large)
LCI(L)Landing Craft Infantry (Large)
LCI(L)Landing Craft Infantry (Large) (U.S.)
LCI(S)Landing Craft, Infantry (Small)
LCI(S)Landing Craft Infantry (Small)
LCkLeading Cook
LCMLanding Craft Mechanized
LCM(1)Landing Craft Mechanised (Mark I)
LCM(2)Landing Craft Mechanised (Mark 2) (U.S.)
LCM(3)Landing Craft Mechanised (Mark 3) (U.S.)
LCM(W)Landing Craft Mechanized (wood)
LCMBLanding Craft Maintenance Base
LCMSDLanding Craft Material Supply Depot
LCMSOLanding Craft Maintenance Stores Officer
LCNLanding Craft Navigational (U.S.)
LCOCULanding Craft Obstacle* Clearance Unit (*also seen as Obstruction Clearing)
LCOCULanding Craft Obstruction Clearance Unit
LCOLLieutenant Colonel
LCPLaunch Control Post (Bloodhound missile)
LCPLanding Craft Personnel
LCP(2)Landing Craft Personnel (Mark II)
LCP(L)Landing Craft Personnel (Large)
LCP(L)Landing Craft Personnel (Large) (U.S.)
LCP(L)FOOLanding Craft Personnel (Large) Forward Observation Officer
LCP(L)NAVLanding Craft Personnel (Large) Navigation
LCP(M)Landing Craft Personnel (Medium) (U.S.)
LCP(R)Landing Craft Personnel (Ramped) (U.S)
LCP(S)Landing Craft Personnel (Small) (U.S.)
LCPLLance Corporal
LCrLieutenant Commander
LCR(L)Landing Craft Rubber (Large)
LCR(S)Landing Craft Rubber (Small)
LCS(L)Landing Craft, Support (Large)
LCS(L)Landing Craft Support (Large) (U.S.)
LCS(M)Landing Craft, Support (Medium)
LCS(M)(3)Landing Craft Support (Medium, Mark III) (U.S.)
LCS(R)Landing Craft Support (Rocket)
LCS(S)Landing Craft Support (Small) (U.S.)
LCTLanding Craft, Tank
LCTLanding Craft Tanks
LCT(1)Landing Craft Tank (Mark I)
LCT(2)Landing Craft Tank (Mark II) (U.S.)
LCT(3)Landing Craft Tank (Mark III) (U.S.)
LCT(4)Landing Craft Tank (Mark IV) (U.S.)
LCT(5)Landing Craft Tank (V) (U.S.)
LCT(AVRE)Landing Craft Tank (Armed Vehicle Royal Engineers)
LCT(R)Landing Craft Tank (Rocket)
LCT(Sp)Landing Craft Tank (Support)
LCVLorry Command Vehicle
LCVLanding Craft Vehicle (U.S.)
LCV(2)Landing Craft Vehicle (Mark II)
LCV(P)Landing Craft, Vehicle, Personnel
LCV(P)Landing Craft Vehicle (Personnel)
LDGLanding
LdngLeading
LDRCAPCLancaster Detachment Royal Canadian Army Pay Corps
LDSLatter Day Saint Church
LdSHThe Lord Strathcona's Horse Regiment (Royal Canadians)
LDSH (RC)(RC) Lord Strathcona's Horse (Royal Canadians)
LEICESTERSLeicestershire Regiment
Leicesters (Leic)The Leicestershire Regiment
LeicRLeicestershire Regiment
LEICS.Leicestershire
LeicYeoLeicestershire Yeomanry
LeinsRLeinster Regiment
LEMELand Electrical and Mechanical Engineering
LERRoyal Edmonton Regiment
LFLancashire Fusiliers
LFThe Lancashire Fusiliers Regiment
LFLeave & Furlough
LF de MRLes Fusiliers de Mont Royal (French only)
LFALand Force Area
LFAR?giment de L?vis
LFALe R?giment de Chateauguay
LFAALand Force Atlantic Area
LFAALe R?giment de Hull
LFCLand Force Command (Army)
LFCLes Voltigeurs de Qu?bec
LFC2ISLand Force Command and Control Information System
LFCALand Force Central Area
LFCALand Force Central Area (Toronto)
LFCA TCTC Land Forces Central Area Training Centre
LFDTSLand Forces Doctrine and Training System
LFMHRCAMCLesters Field Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
LFNALand Force Northern Area
LFQALand Force Quebec Area
LFRRLand Force Reserve Restructure
LFSLancaster Finishing School
LFWALand Force Western Area
LFWALand Force Western Area (Edmonton)
LFWATCLand Force Western Area Training Centre
LGLanding Ground
LGThe Life Guards Regiment
LGLethbridge Garrison
LGLewis Gun
LGLondon Gazette - official British government publication of decorations, honours and promotions
LGCLanding Craft Control
LGDSLife Guards
LGENLieutenant General
LHLight Horse
LHLocal Headquarters
LHQLocal Headquarters (Army Cadet term)
LILight Infantry
LieutLieutenant
LIJITLeader in Job Instruction Training
LINC WELDWeld Lincoln and Welland Regiment
LINCOLNSLincolnshire Regiment
Lincolns (Linc)The Lincolnshire Regiment
LincRLincolnshire Regiment
LincYeoLincolnshire Yeomanry
Line. & Welld.The Lincoln and Welland Regiment
LIRThe London Irish Rifles Regiment
LIRLondon Irish Rifles (TA)
lithoLithographic(al)
LItoCSGHQEAGp(Legal) Increment to Canadian Section General Headquarters, Echelon Army Group
LIVPL SCOTLiverpool Scottish (TA)
Livpl Scot (LvS)The Liverpool Scottish Regiment
LLDenotes that a ship is fitted for magnetic minesweeping
LLEandLLVLanding Lighters
LLFLight Liaison Flight
LLTULeigh Light Training Unit
LLVLoop Laying Vessel
LMBLight Mortar Battery
LMBLight Mortar Battery - front line unit of light mortars used for direct fire support
LMGLight Machine Gun
LMGLight Machine-Gun
LMHRCAMCLauzon Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
LMHRCAMCLethbridge Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
LMHRCAMCLewisporte Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
LMHRCAMCLondon Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
LMHRCAMCLongueuil Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
LMSLondon, Midland and Scottish (Railway)
LMULandline Maintenance Units
LNQuebec-Labrador convoy
LNERLondon and North-Eastern Railway
LNLanRLoyal North Lancashire Regiment
LNNoList of Navy Numbers
LNRKS.Lanarkshire
LNSFLight Night Striking Force, of Mosquitoes of 8 Group
LOLiaison Officer
LOACLaw of Armed Conflict
LOCNLocation
LOCOLiaison Officers, Combined Operations
LODLine of Departure
LofCLine(s) of Communication
LofCFSPSLine of Communication Field Security Police Station
LofCPSCPCLine of Communication Provost Section C. Provost Corps
LofCS(P)CGRULine of Communication Section (Provost) Canadian General Reinforcement Unit
LofCSRCCSLine of Communication Signals, Royal Canadian Corps of Signals
LofCTrpsSerIncrLine of Communication Troops Service Increment
LOGLogistic
LOND SCOTLondon Scottish (TA)
LondRLondon Regiment
LonGazLondon Gazette - official British government publication of decorations, honours and promotions
LONNLiaison Officer Norwegian Navy
LORLorried or lorryborne
Lorn ScotsThe Lorne Scots (Peel, Dufferin and Halton Regiment)
lorrycargo motor vehicle
LOSLine Of Sight
Loth&BordHLothian and Border Horse
LOTHIANSLothians and Border Yeomanry (TA)
LOULocalization of Units
LovThe Lovat Scouts Regiment
LOVATSLovat Scouts (TA)
LOWLAND RLowland Regiment
LOYALSLoyal Regiment (North Lancashire)
Loyals (Loy)The Loyal Regiment (North Lancashire)
LPListening Post
LPCLast Pay Certificate
LPFLast Post Fund
LPhotoLeading Photographer
LPODRCOCLongue Pointe Ordnance Depot, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
LPtlmnLeading Patrolman
LRR?giment de L?vis (French only)
LRLayer Rating
LRLayer Ratings
LRAMLicentiate, Royal Academy of Music
LRATGWLong Range Anti Tank Guided Weapon
LRBThe London Rifle Brigade
LRCRLong Range Communications Relay
LRdeCLe R?giment de Chateauguay (French only)
LRdeHLe R?giment de Hull (French only)
LRDFLong Range Development Flight
LRDGLong Rang Desert Group
LRDULong Range Development Unit
LRFULong Rang Ferry Unit
LRSLegislative and Regulatory Services
LRSWLong Range Sniper Weapon
LRWELong Range Weapons Research Establishment
LRWRELong Range Weapons Research Establishment
LSLeading Seaman
LSLanding Ships
LS(CASF)Lorne Scots (Peel, Dufferin & Halton Regiment), Canadian Active Service Force
LS(Postal)Leading Seaman (Postal)
LS(R)Leading Seaman (Regulating)
LS(Records)Localization Section (Records)
LSALeading Stores Assistant
LSALeading Supply Assistant
LSBALeading Sick Berth Attendant
LScThe London Scottish Regiment
LSCLanding Ship, Carrier (Derrick-hoisting)
LSCTCLight Scout Car Training Centre
LSDlanding Ship Dock
LSDLanding Ship, Dock (U.S.)
LSDILarge Scale Deliberate Intervention
LSELanding Ship, Emergency Repair
LSgtLance Sergeant
LSHLord Strathcona's Horse (Royal Canadians) - cavalry unit first established for the South African War
LSILanding Ship, Infantry
LSigLeading Signalman
LSjtLance Sergeant
LSTLanding Ship, Tank
LStoLeading Stoker
LSto(FF)Leading Stoker (Fire Fighter)
LStwdLeading Stewart
LSVWLight Support Vehicle Wheeled
LSWLight Support Weapon
LTLow tension or line telegraphy
LTLieutenant
LtLight
LTLine telegraphy or low tension
LTLieutenant or Captain
LtLight
LtLieutenant
LT (N)(N) Lieutenant (Navy)
Lt INFLieutenant Infirmiere
Lt-ColLieutenant-Colonel
Lt.Light
LT(jg)Lieutenant (junior grade) or First Lieutenant
LTASLeave Travel Assistance
LtCdrLieutenant Commander
LtechElectronic Technician (Sea)
LTelLeading Telegraphist
LTILink Trainer Instructor
LTOLeading Torpedoman
LTPLong Term Planning
LTWLyneham Transport Wing
LUPLying Up Point
LVoltdeQLes Voltigeurs de Qu?bec (French only)
LVSLogistics Vehicle System
LVTLanding Vehicle, Tracked
LWLight Warning (radar)
LWCA (TC)'L'' Wing Canadian Army (Training Centre)
LWCCLightweight Combat Clothing
LWOPLeave Without Pay and Allowances
LWPLeave With Pay
LWtrLeading Writer
LWULight Warning Unit
LYThe Leicestershire Yeomanry (Prince Albert's Own) Regiment
LZLanding zone
LZLondon Division
MMetalsmith Make plans, time and cost estimates. Work in copper and brass. Temper metals, repair damage. Test for watertightness.
MMatron
MMiscellaneous
MMajor
MMinister, National Defence
MMinelayer
M & DMedals and Decorations
M & SMunitions and Supply
M DivMain Engines
M.T.Motor Transport (MT)
M(N)Minister for Naval Services
M(No)Captain "M" (Number) Mine Laying Squadron
M/AMeal Allowance
M/FMedium Frequency
m/nMarginally Named
M/SMinesweeper(s)
M/SAuxMinesweepers Auxiliary
M/SBanMinesweepers Bangor
M/SBasMinesweepers Bassett
M/SMotorMinesweepers Motor
M/SWoodMinesweepers Wooden
M/TMotor Transport
M&DMedicine and Duties; or Medals and Decorations
M&DMedals & Decorations - list of theatre medals or decorations received for military service, as well as special citations
M&DMedicine and Return to Duty
M&IMesses and Institutes
M&JWSMountain & Jungle Warfare School
M&SModelling & Simulation
M&WasstMunitions and Weapons Assistant
M&WtechMunitions and Weapons Technician
M1Army Service Corps, Mechanical Transport Section
M1cMetalsmith, First Class
M2Army Service Corps, Electricians
M2cMetalsmith, Second Class
MAManaging Authority
MAMilitary assistant or Military Attache
MAMeal Allowance
MAMedical Assistant
MAMaster
MA/SBIMotor Torpedo Boat fitted with asdic set and depth charges
MA/STUMobile Asdic Training Unit
MA&S DESKTOPDesktop Materiel Acquisition and Support Desktop
MAAMutual Aid Agreement
MAAMaintenance Anti-Aircraft
MAAMedium Anti Aircraft (Royal Canadian Artillery)
MAAMaster at Arms
MAAFMediterranean Allied Forces; or Malayan Auxiliary Air Force
MAAFMediterranean Allied Air Forces
MACMotor ambulance convoy
MACMediterranean Air Command
MACMotor Ambulance Convoy
MACMinesweeping Craft
MACMerchant Aircraft Carriers
MACMerchant-Ship Aircraft Carrier
MACMinesweeping Attendant
MACMotor Ambulance Car or Convoy
MACAFMediterranean Allied Coastal Air Force
MACHMachinist
MachMachinist
MachAccOpMachine Accounting Operator
MACPMedic Air Command Post
MACR(A)D(Manitoba) Armoured Car Regiment (Armoured) Division
MACRCAMCMotor Ambulance Convoy, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
MACRIMaritime Atlantic Coastal Routing Instructions
MADMarine Acceptance Depot
MADThe Madras Regiment
MADMagnetic Air Detector
MAEDMarine Aircraft Experimental Depot
MAEEMarine Aircraft Experimental Establishment
MAEUMarine Aircraft Experimental Unit
MAFISMidlands Area Flying Instructors School
MAGMagazine or magnetic
magMagazine
MagMagnetic
MAGUMaster Gunner
MAINTMaintain, maintained or maintenance
Maint.Maintenance
MAJMajor
Maj-GenMajor-General
MAJAIDMajor Air Disaster
MAMSMobile Air Movement Section
ManManitoba
MANCHManchester Regiment
Manch (Man)The Manchester Regiment
ManchRManchester Regiment
MANSRMiramichi Area North Shore Regiment
MAOMedical Associate
MAPMinistry of Aircraft Production
MARCOMMaritime Command
MAREMaritime Engineering
MARELMoveable Air Reconnaissance Exploitation Unit
MarEngTMarine Engineering Technician
MARIMercantile Atlantic Routing Instructions
MARSMaritime Surface and Sub-surface
MARURCOCMobile Ammunition Repair Unit, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
MASFSMidlands area School of Special Flying
MASMManaging Authority System Manager
MASR&CFMalta Air Sea Rescue & Communications Flight
MATAFMediterranean Allied Tactical Air Forces
MATPMobilization Assignment Training Plan
MATTMess Attendant
MATZMilitary Air Traffic Zone
MBMotorboat
MBMedal of Bravery
MBMilitary Band
MB(EGB)Military Band (Esquimalt Garrison Band)
MB(M)Motordrome Barracks (Montreal)
MBCMotorboat Crewman
MBDRMaster Bombardier (MCpl in the Artillery)
MBEMember of the Order of the British Empire
MBEOrder of the British Empire (Member)
MBLRCAMCMobile Bacteriological Laboratory, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
MBM1Soldiers Pay Book
MBRCAMedium Battery, Royal Canadian Artillery
MBSSMMedical Board Sault St. Marie
MBTMain Battle Tank
MBTCMines Booby Traps Course
MBURCOCMobile Bath Unit, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
MCMilitary Cross
MCMovement control or motor-cycle
MCMotor-cycle or movement control
MCMilitary Cross - award given to officers for specific act(s) of bravery, or for meritorious service
MCMemorial Cross
MCMobile Canteen
MCMotorcycle
MCMotorcycle Course
MC of SMilitary College of Science
MC-MOfficers of the Merchant Marine Reserve appointed for general service in the Medical Corps.
MC-V (G)Officers of the Volunteer Reserve appointed for general service in the Medical Corps.
MC-V (S)Officers of the Volunteer Reserve appointed for special service in the Medical Corps.
MC(I)Mule Convoy (India)
Mc/sMegacycles per second
MC&TTSMalta Communication & Target Towing Flight
MCAMinistry of Civil Aviation
MCCMilitary Career Counselor
MCCMilitary Career Counsellor
MCC&FFMaintenance Command Communication and Ferry Flight
MCDManager Constructive Dept.
MCDVMaritime Coastal Defence Vessel
MCHMalton Convalescent Hospital
MCIMercantile Convoy Instructions
MCJTFMaintenance Command Jet Training Flight
MCMHRCAMCMaple Creek Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
MCMHRCAMCMacdonald College Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
MCOINMaritime Command Operational Information System
MCPLMaster Corporal
MCRCAMCMedical Centre, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
MCSMetropolitan Communication Squadron
MCS(C)Movement Control Staff (Canada)
MCS(C)Motor Landing Craft Carrying Ship
MCSPMaintenance
MCTAPMilitary Civilian Training Accreditation Program
MCUMarine Craft Unit
MCUMosquito Conversion Unit; or Meteorological Conversion Unit
MDMilitary District
MDManning Depot
MDMilitary Depot - designated military administrative areas in Canada (13 in number)
MDMilitary District - (or Depot) designated military administrative areas in Canada (13 in number)
Md'HonM?daille d'Honneur (France)
MD#5&CCVCMilitary District #5 & Camp Commander Valcartier Camp
MD1Military District 1 Western Ontario (London)
MD11Military District 11 British Columbia (Victoria)
MD12Military District 12 Saskatchewan (Regina)
MD13Military District 13 Alberta (Calgary)
MD2Military District 2 Central Ontario (Toronto)
MD3Military District 3 Eastern Ontario (Kingston)
MD4Military District 4 Western Quebec (Montreal)
MD5Military District 5 Eastern Quebec (Quebec)
MD6Military District 6 Maritime Provinces (Halifax)
MDAMain Defensive Area
MDBMilitary Detention Barracks
MDBBOMilitary Detention Barracks Brampton, Ontario
MDBSBCPCMilitary Detention Barracks Stanley Barracks Canadian Provost Corps
MDCMobile Deperming Craft
MDGMedical Director-General
MDHQSMilitary District Headquarters Staff
MDSMain Dressing Station
MDUMobile Deperming Unit
MEMiddle East
MEMesserschmitt
MEMechanical Equipment
MEACMiddle East Air Command
MEACMilitary Engineers Association of Canada
MEAFMiddle East Air Force
MEAFITFMiddle East Air Force Instrument Training Flight
MEAFTTUMiddle East Air Force Target Towing Unit
MEASMiddle East Armament School
MECGSMiddle East Central Gunnery School
MECHMechanic, mechanical or mechanized
MECHMechanized
MechDirector of Mechanization
MechMechanic, mechanical or machanized
Mech.Mechanical
MechEqpt(Pk)(Coy)Mechanical Equipment (Park) (Company)
MechTprMechanical Transport
MEDMedium or medical
MedMedium
medMedical
medMedium
MedMediterranean
MEDManager Engineering Dept. or Mediterranean and Red Sea Area
Med-EvacMedical Evacuation
Med.Medium
MedAMedical Assistant
MedBdMedical Board
MedCTRMedical Centre
MEDMEMediterranean and Middle East
MedsDirector General of Medical Services
MEFMiddle East Forces
MEFMediterranean Expeditionary Force
MEFMesopotamian Expeditionary Force
MEFCMiddle East Ferry Control
MEIRIMercantile East Indies Routing Instructions
MELMedical Employment Limitations
MELFMiddle East Land Forces
MENVTSMiddle East Night Vision Training School
MEOMechanical Equipment Operating
MEOMercantile Equipment Office (Naval)
MEP&APMiddle East Pilot & Aircrew Pool
MERI.Merionethshire
MESPSRCEMechanical Equipment Spare Parts Section, Royal Canadian Engineers
MESRCECMFMechanical Equipment Section, Royal Canadian Engineers, Central Mediterranean Force
MESuptMobile Equipment Superintendent
METMeteorological or meteorology
METMeteorology or meteorological
MET RESRes Meteorological Research
METechMobile Equipment Technician
MetOMeteorological Observer
METSMiddle East Training School
MetTechMeteorological Technician
MEWMicrowave Early Warning (radar)
MEXEMechanical Equipment Experimental Establishment
MFMediterranean Fleet
MFAMercantile Fleet Auxiliary
MFBMaster File Maintenance
MFB1444Re/Engagement Form - Non-Permanent Active Militia
MFB1481Absentees and Deserters - Transportation particulars
MFB1482Absentees and Deserters - Incidental Expense Statement
MFB227Medical History of an Invalid
MFB235Attestation Paper - Permanent Force
MFB241Discharge Certificate - Permanent Force of Canada (Duplicate copy of)
MFB241aDischarge Certificate - Permanent Force of Canada (Duplicate copy of - French)
MFB241bDischarge Certificate of Permanent Force of Canada
MFB264Charge Report
MFB287Appointment to a Commission
MFB292Morning Sick Report
MFB313aMedical Case History Sheet
MFB313bMedical History Sheet - Permanent Force
MFB350Certificate of Discharge - Non-Permanent Active Militia
MFB375Court of Inquiry - Record of Declaration
MFB465Dental History Sheet
MFB483Description of a Deserter
MFCMortar Fire Controller
MFC800Individuals Clothing and Equipment statement
MFD930aLast Pay Certificate Canadian Active Service Force
MFHMilitary Field Hospital
MFMMaster File Maintenance
MFM1Officer's Declaration Paper
MFM1&2bFollow Sheet for Master File Maintenance 1 and Master file Maintenance 2
MFM10Form of Will
MFM103Enrolment Form National Resources Mobilization Act of 1940 Personnel
MFM12Certificate of Medical Unfitness
MFM141Certificate of Medical Unfitness national Resources Mobilization Act of 1940
MFM141Index Pay Card (Pay)
MFM150Certificate of Medical Examination, Canadian Women's Army Corps
MFM153Attestation From, Canadian Women's Army Corps
MFM154Canadian Women's Army Corps Discharge Certificate
MFM16Application for Dependent's Allowance (Wife & Child)
MFM16aApplication for Dependent's Allowance (Other Supplementary)
MFM16bApplication for Dependent's Allowance (Other Dependents)
MFM16dCertificate of Examination (Births, Marriages, Deaths)
MFM16eCanadian Active Service Force Request for Investigation
MFM16fList of Documents (Evidence of Claim)
MFM16gCard Re: Application for Dependent's Allowance
MFM17Assignment of Pay Form (All Ranks)
MFM18Stop Payment Form (Assigned Pay)
MFM181Fingerprint Form
MFM182Identification Form
MFM18aStop Payment Form (Assigned Pay)
MFM19Changes in Assigned Pay
MFM2Attestation Papers, Other Ranks, English
MFM216Certificate of Apprehension (Absent without leave or Deserter) Canadian Women's Army Corps
MFM23Proceedings on Discharge
MFM24Certificate of Service General Order 139/39
MFM30Records Cards
MFM30X-Ray, Inspection of Chests
MFM4Service and Casualty Form (Part 1)
MFM55Particulars of Family
MFM55Receipt for a Soldier's Documents
MFM6Field Conduct Sheet
MFM7Discharge Certificate - Original - (linen)
MFM8Certificate of Service, Officers and Nursing Sisters
MFM81Proceedings of an Officer or Nursing Sister
MFM88Protection Certificate
MFM9Extension of Service - Permanent Force
MFM94Application for War Service Badge 'General Service Class'
MFM99Voluntary Transfer Form
MFNUMalta Night Fighter Unit
MFOMilitary forwarding officer
MFPMilitary Foot Police
MFPSMobile field photographic section
MFPUMobile Field Photographic Unit
MFRCMilitary Family Resource Centre
MFVMotor Fishing Vessel
MFW2463Report of Death of a Soldier (Location of grave)
MFW2570Report of Death of a Soldier (Location of grave)
MGMachine Gun; or Motor Generator
MGMessenger
MGMachine Gun
MGMedical Guard
MGAMajor General in charge of Administration
MGBMotor Gun-Boat
MGCMachine Gun Corps
MGCCavMachine Gun Corps Cavalry
MGCTMajor-General Combined Training
MGENMajor General
MGGSMajor General - General Staff
MGGSMajor General, General Staff
MGHUMachine Gun Holding Unit
MGOMaster General of the Ordinance
MGOMaster General of the Ordnance
MGRAMajor General, Royal Artillery
MGRUMachine Gun Reinforcement Unit
MGSMobile Gun System
MGSMachine Gun Squadron
MGSPMobile Glider Servicing Party
MGTCMachine Gun Training Centre
MGTC(NRMA)Machine Gun Training Centre (National Resources Mobilization Act of 1940)
MGTC(RF)Machine Gun Training Centre (Reserve Fleet)
MHMilitary Hospital
MHCMiscellaneous Harbour Craft
MHHRCAMCMontmagny Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
MHHRCAMCMontreal Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
MHHRCAMCMulgrave Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
MHLRCAMCMobile Hygiene Laboratory, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
MIMilitary Intelligence
MI2HMiles in two hours
MIAMissing in Action
MIAMissing in Action - casualty whose whereabouts and status (alive, dead or captured) after an action are unknown
MIAMounted Infantry
MICMedical Instructions Camp
MICVMechanized Infantry/Cavalry Vehicle
MIDMentioned in Dispatches
MidMidshipman
MIDMentioned in Despatches - commendation by commanding officer for outstanding or meritorious service
Midd'xRMiddlesex Regiment
MIDDX.Middlesex
MIDL.Midlothian
MidlandThe Midland Regiment (Northumberland and Durham)
MidRMidland Regiment
MIHMiles in the hour
MILMilitary
MilMilitary - organization responsible for defending a country or for the conduct of a war
Mil.Military
MILEMilitary Engineering
MilHosMilitary Hospital
MILITIAThe Reserve Force (RF)
MilMedMilitary Medal for Good Service (Portugal)
MILOMilitary Intelligence Liaison Officer
MINMinute
MinMinister
MINMine, minecraft (U.S.)
MIN TECHTech Ministry of Technology
Min(A)Minister for Air
MIOMaritime Interdiction Operations
MIRMedical Inspection Room
MISMinistry of Information
MISMercantile Intelligence Section (Naval)
MiscMiscellaneous
MissMissing - location of an individual is unknown
MitMitrailleuses
MJMajor
MJGEMajor General
MkMark (Model / Version)
MKVMark V fire tender
MLMolder Equip and work in foundry. Make castings. Use molding tools. Operate oil furnaces.
MLMotor Launch
MLMissing List
ML&BUMobile Laundry and Bath Unit
ML&FDUMobile Laundry & Forward Decontamination Unit
Ml1cMolder, First Class
Ml2cMolder, Second Class
MLBMotor Landing Barge (U.S.)
MLBMotor Lifeboat (GG) (U.S.)
MLBUMobile laundry and bath unit
MLCMotor Landing Craft
MLIThe Mahratta Light Infantry Regiment
MLOMilitary Liaison Officer or Military Landing Officer
MLOCMinimum Level of Capability
MLRUMobile Land Repair Units
MLUMaple Leaf Up
MLVMine Laying Vessels
MLVWMedium Logistics Vehicle Wheeled
MMMilitary Medal
MMMachinist's Mate Operate main and auxiliary engines. Adjust, repair, and overhaul engines. Be familiar with ship's drainage systems, distilling plants, evaporators and pumps.
MMMotor Mechanic
MMMilitary Medal - medal for bravery awarded to other ranks (non-officers)
MMMeteorologist's Mate
MM1cMachinist's Mate, First Class
MM2cMachinist's Mate, Second Class
MMEMachinist's Mate E Engineman.
MMESTF/SMediterranean & Middle East Special Transport Flight/Squadron
MMEVMulti-Mission Effects Vehicle
MMGMedium Machine Gun
MMGMachinist's Mate G Industrial gas generator mechanic.
MMGMotor Machine Gun
MMGMedium Machine Gun
MMGCMotor Machine Gun Corps
MMHRCAMCMagantic Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
MMHRCAMCMewata Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
MMHRCAMCMimico Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
MMHRCAMCMonteith Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
MmilM?daille Militaire (France) (French only)
MMLManual of Military Law
MMMMember of the Order of Military Merit
MMPMilitary Mounted Police
MMPMiscellaneous Military Personnel
MMPMilitary Mounted Police
MMPITestMinnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory Test
MMRThe Manitoba Mounted Rifles Regiment
MMRMachinist's Mate R Refrigeration mechanic.
MMRManitoba Mounted Rifles
MMRMercantile Marine Reserve
MMSMotor minesweeper
MMSMachinist's Mate S Shop machinist.
MMSMercantile Movements Section (Naval)
MMSMotorcycle Maintenance School
MMTPMilitary Medical Training Plan
MMUMulti-National Medical Unit
MNMineman Carry and move mine cases, anchors, cables, lines, buoys.
MNBMobile Naval Base
MNBDOMobile Naval Base Defense Organization
MNBDOMobile Naval Base Defence Organization
MNCMerchant Navy Code
MNDMinister of National Defence
MNEUMission Navale Etats Unis, Washington
MNOPFMerchant Navy Officer's Pension Fund
MNPMerchant navy Privilege
MNSManager of Naval Stores
MnvreManoeuvre
MOMedical Officer (doctor)
MOMedical Officer
MOMeteorological Observer
MOMeteorological Technician
MO(D)Medical Officer (Dental)
MO(s)Militia Order
MOAMinistry of Aviation
MOBMobile or mobilization
MOBMan overboard
MobnMobile or mobilization
MOCMilitary Occupation Code
MOCMilitary Operation Code
MOCOMPMaintenance of Competency (Physicians Only)
MODMinistry of Defence (UK)
MOD(PE)Ministry of Defence (Procurement Executive)
MOEFMid-Ocean Escort Force
MOFMaster of the Fleet
MofWTMinistry of War Transport
MOGMedical Officer of the Guard
MoMMMotor Machinist's Mate Operate machine tools. Operate and maintain internal combustion engines and engine auxiliaries. Knowledge of pressure and air systems. Be familiar with electrical apparatus.
MoMM1cMotor Machinist's Mate, First Class
MoMM2cMotor Machinist's Mate, Second Class
MOMPMid Ocean Meeting Point
MonThe Monmouthshire Regiment
MON.Monmouthshire
MonmouthRMonmouthshire Regiment
MONTG.Montgomeryshire
MOPAMilitary Objective Previously Attacked
MOPPMission Oriented Protective Posture
MORAYCounty of Moray
MORTMaintenance Officer Rescue Tugs
MORUMobile Operations Room Unit
MOSMinistry of Supply
MOSMarine Observation School; or Military Occupational Structure
MOSIDMilitary Occupation Structure Identification Description
MOTMotor or motorized
Mot.Motor
MOTPMedical Officer Training Plan
MOTUMarine Operational Training Unit
MOUMemorandum of Understanding
MOUTMilitary Operations in Urban Terrain
MOVMovement
MovMovement Control Staff
MOV OO Movement Order
Mov.Movements
MPMilitary police or meeting point
MPMemorial Plaque
MPMilitary Police
MPMilitary Policeman
MPMuster Parade
MP&DBMain Party
MP&DBMilitary Prison & Detention Barracks
MPCCMilitary Police Complaints Commission
MPCRIMercantile Pacific Coastwise Routeing Instructions
MPDMilitary Prisons Department
MPHMiles per hour
MPIMean Point of Impact
MPIRMilitary Police Investigation Report
MPOMoving Picture Operators
MPRIMercantile Pacific Routeing Instructions
MPRRMembers Personnel Record Rsum
MPSManning Priority System
MPSCMilitary Provost Staff Corps
MPSCAO/SMobile Printing Section Canadian Army Overseas
MPSUMobile Parachute Servicing Unit
MQMSMechanic Quartermaster-Sergeant
MRMaster-at-Arms
MRMounted Rifles
MRR?giment de Maisonneuve (French only)
MRR?giment de Montmagny (French only)
MRMotor Regiment
MRMedium Regiment
MRMidland Regiment
MRMobilization & Recruiting Section of Organization
MR SQUADRONsquadron Medium Reconnaissance squadron
MRCMilitary Research Centre
MRDManitoba Regimental Depot
MRDMoncton Recruiting Depot
MRDManitoba Regimental Depot - facility behind front used to assemble men and to store and administer equipment and materials
MREMeal Ready to Eat (rations)
MRESMissing Research and Enquiry Service
MREUMissing Research and Enquiry Unit
MRFMeteorological Research Flight
MRFLes Fusiliers de Mont-Royal (French only)
MRSMaritime Reconnaissance School
MRSSMedium Regiment Signals Section
MRTMountain Rescue Team
MRUMedical Rehabilitation Unit; or Mobile Radio Unit
MSMaster Seaman (Navy)
MSMinesweeper
MSMotor Ship (U.S.)
MSMedical Staff
MSMilitary Secretary
MSMaster Sergeant
MSMechanical Specials
MS(No)Senior Officer (Number) Minesweeping Flotilla
MSAMilitary Service Act (Canada 1917)
MSBMedical Selection Boards
MSBMilitary Service Branch
MSCMedical Staff Corps
MSDMedical Stores Depot
MSDMunitions & Supply Depot
MSEMobile Support Equipment
MSEOMobile Support Equipment Officer
MSEOPMobile Support Equipment Operator
MSF(No)(Number) Minesweeping Group
MSFFMoroccan Sea Frontier
MSFUMerchant Ship Fighter Unit
MSGMessage
MSG(No)(Number) Minesweeping Group
MsgtMaster Sergeant
MSLMissile
MSLCMount Saint Louis Contingent
MSLSH(Mechanized) Squadron Lord Strathcona's Horse (Royal Canadians)
MSMMainstream Media
MSMMeritorious Service Medal
MSMMechanic Sergeant-Major
MSRMorse Slip Reader
MSRTMMarine Superintendent Rescue Tugs Mediterranean
MSSMechanist Staff Sergeant
MSSCMilitary Store Staff Corps
MSTechMechanical Systems Technician
MStGeoMedal of Saint George (Russia)
MSUMobile Signals Unit, Maintenance Sub Unit
MTMechanical Transport; or Motor Transport
MTMilitia
MTMilitary
MTMotor Transport
MTMechanical Transport
MTAPMilitary Training Assistance Program
MTBMotor Torpedo Boat
MTBDMechanical Transport Base Unit
MTCMilitia Training Centre
MTC(A&TS)Military Training Centre (Administrative & Training Staff)
MTCDSMilitary Training Centre District School
MTCRCOCMechanics Training Centre, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
MTCTMilitia Training Centre Trainees
MTDMechanical Transport Driver
MTDMounted
MTDGB(B)Mechanical Transport Depot Guard Borden (Borden)
MTDRCOCMechanized Transport Depot, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
MTEMechanical Training Establishment
MtechMetals Technician
MTFMauritius Territorial Force
MTHUMechanical Transport Holding Units
MTICMHQRCOCMechanical Transport Inspectorate Canadian Military Headquarter, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
MTIRCASCMechanical Transport Inspectorate, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
MTIRCEMEMechanical Transport Inspectorate, Royal Canadian Electrical and mechanical Engineers
MTLRUMechanical Transport Light Repair Unit
MtlTechMetals Technician
MTMAMilitary Terminal Maneuvering Area
MTMUMechanical Training Mobile Unit or Mobile Torpedo Maintenance Unit
MTNMountain
Mtn.Mountain
MTOMechanical Transport Officer
MTOMotor Transport Officer
MTOMechanical Transport Officer (Air)
MTOCMaintenance Training Officer Course
MTOCMechanical Training Officer Course
MTPMain Teaching Point(s)
MTPMilitary Training Pamphlet
MTRMechanical Transport Regiment
MTRUMotor Transport Repair Unit
MTSMotor Transport Service
MTSDRCOCMechanical Transport Sub Depot, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
MTSSMechanical Transport Servicing Section
MtStBSCMount St. Bruno Summer Camp (Bruno Training Battalion & Bruno Summer Camp Headquarters)
MTTSCRCOCMechanical Transport Technical Stores Company, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
MTUMosquito Training Unit
MTVRDMechanical Transport Vehicle Reception Depot
MTW/SSRCOCMechanical Transport Workshop Section, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
MTW/SSRCOCMilitary Training
MTW/SSRCOCMobilization Training Centre
MTW/SSRCOCMovement Train
MUMaintenance Unit
MUMedically Unfit
MUMaintenance Unit
MUGMid Upper Gunner
MusMusician Play standard band music. Read music at sight.
MusMusician
MusMuslim
Mus1cMusician, First Class
Mus2cMusician, Second Class
MUSCMusic
MuscnMusician
MVMaster-At-Arms
MVMuzzle Velocity
MVMotor Vehicle
MVAFMalaya Volunteer Air Force
MVOMember of the Royal Victorian Order
MVORMovement Order
MvtConMovements Controller
MWMaintenance Wing
MW,SSuptMetals Workshops Superintendent
MWOMaster Warrant Officer
MWT(British) Ministry of War Transport
MWTelOMarine Wireless Telegraph Operator
MXMiddlesex Regiment (Duke of Cambridge's Own)
MXMemorial Cross
Mx (Midx)The Middlesex Regiment (Duke of Cambridge's Own)
Mx&HThe Middlesex and Huron Regiment
NNorthumbrian
NNavigation
N DivNavigation (Quartermasters)
N Shore RThe North Shore (New Brunswick) Regiment
N STAFFSNorth Staffordshire Regiment (The Prince of Wales's)
N Staffs (NStfs)The North Staffordshire Regiment (The Prince of Wales's)
N YEONorthamptonshire Yeomanry
N Yeo (NY)The Northhamptonshire Yeomanry Regiment
N-DOW/SRCOCNon-Divisional Ordnance Workshop, Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
N-EPNon-Effective Personnel
N-ETWBNon-Effective Transit Wing Battalion
N.B.New Brunswick (Canada)
N.I.Northern Ireland
N.S.Nova Scotia (Canada)
N/Anot applicable
N/ENon Effective Used
N/E UnitNon-Effective Unit
N/KNot Known
N/KNext of kin
N/SNursing Sister(s)
NANorth Africa
NANaval Attache
NANaval Aircrewman
NA(P and P)Naval Assistant (Policy and Plans)
NAAFNorthwest African Air Force
NAAFINavy, Army, Air Force Institute
NAAFINavy, Army and Air Force Institutes (sacrilege to leave this out)
NAAFINavy, Army and Air Force Institute
NABNaval Auxiliary Boats
NACNaval Accommodation Camp
NACNaval Assignment Sub-Committee for U.S. Ammunition Pool
NACNew Apostle Church
NACAFNorth African Air Force
NACO(I)Naval Adviser, Combined Operations (India)
nadNo Active Disease
NADNaval Ammunition Depot
NAFDUNaval Air Fighting Development Unit
NAFTANorth American Free Trade Agreement
NAGSNaval Air Gunners School
NAINamed Area of Interest
NAIRNS.Nairnshire
NAMPCBNaval Air Maintenance Party China Bay
NAPNormal (sometimes Nieuw) Amsterdams(che) Peil
NARNaval Air Representative
NARDNorthern Aircraft Repair Depot
NASNaval Air Station
NASAFNorth African Strategic Air Force
NASONaval Armament Supply Officer
NASOLNaval Armament Supply Officer, Levant
NATAFNorthwest African Tactical Air Force
NATAFNorth African Tactical Air Force
NatDefNational Defence
NATONorth Atlantic Treaty Organization
NATOUSANorth African Theatre of Operations, U.S. Army
NAVNavigator
NAVAIDNavigational aid
NAVEXNavigation Exercise
NAVOPNaval Operations (U.S.)
NAWWNight All-weather Wing
NAYNaval Auxiliary Yachts
NBNew Brunswick
NB RangThe New Brunswick Rangers Regiment
NBCNuclear Biological and Chemical
NBCDNuclear, Biological and Chemical Defence
NBCWNuclear