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1 Air Division Europe Headquarters fonds

  • CA ON00093 73/423
  • Fonds
  • 1953-1955

Fonds consists of an operations plan and interim operations plans for 1 Air Division when it was stationed at Metz, France during 1953-1955. The operations plan was designed to meet a situation in which war had been forced upon the NATO nations by acts of aggression of the USSR or her satellites. The interim operations plans were designed to prepare Air Division units for the transition from peace to war operations with the maximum degree of combat effectiveness.

Canada. Royal Canadian Air Force. Air Division Europe, 1. Headquarters

1 Canadian Division fonds

  • CA ON00093 94/231
  • Fonds
  • 1990 or 1991

Fonds consists of a document in 1990 or 1991 outlining the structure of the support component of Joint Force Headquarters. This document details the various branches of the support unit and their responsibilities as well as the concept of support for the unit. Information on contingency planning and an example of a possible contingency deployment sequence are also included in the document.

Canada. Canadian Armed Forces. Canadian Division, 1

1 Canadian Division Intelligence Company fonds

  • CA ON00093 93/249
  • Fonds
  • 1784-1993, predominant 1990-1991

Fonds consists of 16 folders containing 89 files in total, a few of which are in two parts. Files deal with the organization, methods of operation and approach of the 1 Canadian Division Intelligence Company and the 5 Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group during the Oka crisis. Fonds contains post-operation reports, conference minutes and operation instructions for Operation Salon. A wide range of intelligence collected from Kahnawake, Oka and the Warrior Society in the early 1990s is also included. It is comprised of reconnaissance (the geography of the area, layout of buildings and other structures, and resources available to the Warriors to resist the military) and the personalities, aims and activities of the influential members of the Mohawk community, as well as some non-natives who took the Warrior side. Fonds also contains a book on traditional Native Teachings from 1984, the 1916 Constitution of the Iroquois, and background information regarding plans, proposals, RCMP logs and other memoranda, as well as legal and quasi-legal documents from the Six Nations, the Assembly of First Nations and the Akwesasne Mohawk Nation in the 1780s.

Canada. Canadian Armed Forces. Canadian Division Intelligence Company, 1

1 Canadian Forces Flying Training School, Detachment Cold Lake fonds

  • CA ON00093 76/309
  • Fonds
  • 1970-1971

Fonds consist of an unofficial journal recording the daily activities of the 1 CFFTS, specifically the detachment located at Cold Lake, between 1970 and 1971. The journal provides information concerning pilots, candidates, personnel, training missions, flying progress, test results, the level of flying activity, aircraft supply and serviceability, weather conditions, maintenance, accommodations, meetings and annual inspections. Journal entries are written on a four-day basis.

Canada. Canadian Armed Forces. Canadian Forces Flying Training School, 1. Detachment Cold Lake

1 Canadian War Crimes Investigation Unit fonds

  • CA ON00093 98/28; 159.95 (D1); 159.95.023 (D1-D11)
  • Fonds
  • 1943-1954

Fonds consists of transcripts of Record of the Evidence, Record Proceedings, witness statement and evidence for the trial of Kurt Meyer. Also includes documents for many others trials for alleged War Crimes. In addition, there are several miscellaneous documents and there are also reports of No. 1 Canadian War Crimes Investigation Unit on miscellaneous War Crimes against members of Canadians Armed Forces. There are two series:

  1. Kurt Meyer Trial (98/28)
  2. Reports of Proceedings, Evidence and Witness Statements (159.95 (D1) and 159.95.023 (D1-D11))

Canada. Canadian Army. Canadian War Crimes Investigation Unit, 1

1 Combat Engineer Regiment fonds

  • CA ON00093 2012/21
  • Fonds
  • 1992

Fonds consists of document entitled “UNPROFOR Engineer Mine Guide.” It is an early manual prepared by 1 Combat Engineer Regiment (1 CER) for identifying and clearing landmines in Yugoslavia. The manual was prepared in 1992 when 1 CER served with the United Nations Protection Force (UNPROFOR). It includes black and white diagrams and illustrations for numerous types of mine anatomy, as well as several de-mining and explosive laying techniques.

Canada. Canadian Armed Forces. Combat Engineer Regiment, 1

1 Combat Group fonds

  • CA ON00093 2010/11
  • Fonds
  • 1973

Fonds consists of various documents concerning Exercise On Guard IV that took place in 1973. Documents include memoranda; general instructions on the operation; responsibilities of the operation; administrative notes; operation instructions; diagrams of ships and unit placement and a training pamphlet entitled “Training for War’ Part Three - Unit and Formation Training,” WO9626 (Part 3).

Canada. Canadian Armed Forces. Combat Group, 1

1 Service Battalion fonds

  • CA ON00093 87/263
  • Fonds
  • 1982-1987

Fonds consists of photocopies of the programmes for “Freedom of the City” in 1982 and the exercise of the privilege in 1987 for 1 Service Battalion and 14 Service Battalion in Calgary, Alberta. Included in the programmes are brief histories of 1 Service Battalion and 14 (Calgary) Service Battalion.

Canada. Canadian Armed Forces. Service Battalion, 1

1 Wing

Series consists of documents pertaining to 1 Wing. Includes a handbook providing 1 Wing Commanding Officers and their subordinates with information required to conduct their missions at a tactical level, media briefing announcing the arrival of 1 Wing to CFB Kingston and media lists. Also includes documents regarding the 1997 Battle of Britain parade in Kingston and the treatment of women at 1 Tactical Aviation Wing in Montreal.. Arranged in alphabetical order by file title.

1 Wing Headquarters fonds

  • CA ON00093 2005/4
  • Fonds
  • 1950-1998

Fonds consists of material pertaining to 1 Wing, 10 Tactical Air Group, 427 Squadron and 430 Squadron and the Kingston, Ontario area during the 1990s. Also includes reference files covering a variety of subjects. There are 4 series:

  1. 1 Wing
  2. 10 Tactical Air Group
  3. 427 Squadron and 430 Squadron
  4. Reference Files

Canada. Canadian Armed Forces. Wing, 1. Headquarters

10 Tactical Air Group

Series consists of documents pertaining to 10 Tactical Air Group [TAG]. Includes files: on the biographies of former Commanders of 10 TAG; the histories of squadrons; public affairs; Canadian Forces current operations updates; honourary appointments, helicopter operations in Haiti, media awareness training and other subjects. Also includes files on Exercise Noble Lion and Operation Blueling. Arranged in alphabetical order by file title.

1000 [General Information - Subject Files]

Series consists of black and white photographs depicting various personnel, ships, establishments and functions of the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN). Includes photographs regarding frigates, destroyers, corvettes and minesweepers, the reserves, as well as photographs documenting the visits of state and foreign dignitaries and military officers. Also includes captions, some individual and some in list format, and a small number of press clippings, press releases, itineraries and binders cataloguing press release dates. There are some subject files consisting of textual material and covering a wide variety of subjects.

1000-100/2 [Naval Board]

Series consists of minutes to the meetings of the Naval Board. Some minutes contain maps, graphs, tables, and handwritten notes, and includes information on a variety of military topics regarding the Royal Canadian Navy. The meetings span from early 1942 to mid 1964, including the Second World War, Korean War, and Cold War periods. The first set, consisting of original records, is open to DHH staff only. There is also a complete set of duplicates of minutes, consisting of original records and photocopies, which is open to researchers, as well as a third incomplete set of duplicates.

Canada. Dept. of National Defence. Naval Board

1000-100/3 [Naval Staff]

Series consists of minutes to the meetings of the Naval Staff between the years 1940-1964, including the Second World War, Korean War and Cold War periods. The minutes cover a variety of topics, and consists of written notes with some handwritten corrections, special meetings, charts and amendments. The first set, consisting of original records, is open to DHH staff only. There is also a complete set of duplicates of minutes, consisting of both original records and photocopies, which is open to researchers, as well as a third incomplete set of duplicates.

Canada. Dept. of National Defence. Naval Staff

1000-5 [History and Activities of the Canadian Naval Service]

Series consists of material documenting the history and activities of the Canadian Naval Service during the Second World War. Includes naval weekly reports, summaries of the naval war effort, weekly progress reports for the Defence Council, weekly summaries for Senior Officers and monthly reports on the naval activities in the Esquimalt and Halifax areas. There are also monthly reports for the ports of Quebec, Gaspe, Sydney, Montreal, Shelburne and Cornerbrook, as well as for the Newfoundland Escort Force. Also includes reports of proceedings for the HMCS Captor II base in Saint John, N.B., minutes to meetings of the Naval Staff for Naval Service Headquarters and various other documents.

1000-973 [Torpedo Anti-Submarines]

Series consists of reference files on torpedo anti-submarines during the Second World War, the 1950s and early 1960s. Some of the subjects covered include tactics, installation of torpedos, torpedo training and the defence of Canada's coasts. Includes naval messages, clippings, memoranda, notes, press releases and various other documents.

102 Marine Squadron

Series consists of 3 files regarding 102 Marine Squadron during 1947 to 1952. Includes of working establishments. The major subject covered includes: equipment and supplies. The series is arranged in numerical order by the Kardex Reference number.

Canada. Royal Canadian Air Force. Squadron 102

103 Search and Rescue Flight

Series consists of 4 files regarding 103 Search and Rescue Flight during 1947 to 1960. Includes working, personnel and aircraft establishments. The major subjects covered include: personnel management, and equipment and supplies. The series is arranged in numerical order by the Kardex Reference number.

Canada. Royal Canadian Air Force. Search and Rescue Flight, 103

12 Militia Group fonds

  • CA ON00093 98/39
  • Fonds
  • 1953-1964

Fonds consists of files from 12 Militia Group Headquarters and IV Princess Louise Dragoon Guards squadrons in Ottawa, Prescott and Smiths Falls. The materials document the typical activities of the militia in the 1950s and early 1960s. File lists found with Series II, III and IV indicate that these materials have been stripped and retained whereas other files appearing on these lists were destroyed. File titles indicate general topics of files and these are varied. Most textual material consists of correspondence and memoranda. There are three scrapbooks, one of which consists of pictures, and the other two of newspaper clippings pertaining to 12 Militia Group. Most of the pictures have brief captions describing their contents. There are six series, as follows:
I: 12 Militia Group Headquarters files
II: Princess Louise's Dragoon Guards, IV. Ottawa files
III: Princess Louise's Dragoon Guards, IV. Prescott. "C" Squadron file
IV: Princess Louise's Dragoon Guards, IV. Smiths Falls. "D" Squadron files
V: Files relating to Princess Alice's visit to Present New Regimental Standard
VI: Pictures and Scrapbooks relating to 12 Militia Group

Canada. Canadian Army. Militia Group, 12

1250 [Combined Operations]

Series consists of material originated by the Commodore Commanding Canadian Ships in the United Kingdom and relating to RCN combined operations personnel and training. There are documents regarding landing crafts, Canadian landing Craft flotillas, combined operations training for Dieppe raid, and the loan of RCN combined operations personnel to the Royal Navy. Includes correspondence, naval messages, memoranda, monthly information bulletins and various other documents.

Canada. Royal Canadian Navy. Commodore Commanding Canadian Ships and Establishments in United Kingdom (HMCS Niobe)

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