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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 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 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 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 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

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

2 Combat Group fonds

  • CA ON00093 86/383
  • Fonds
  • 1964-1979

Fonds consists of material regarding Operation Ginger and Operation Essay during 1970-1971. There are general files pertaining to 2 Combat Group, Camp Petawawa, the Land Force Policy Review and the 2nd Canadian Infantry Brigade. Fonds is comprised of the following series:

  1. Operation Ginger and Operation Essay Files
  2. General Files

Canada. Canadian Armed Forces. Combat Group, 2

2 Technical Regiment fonds

  • CA ON00093 2015/8
  • Fonds
  • 1959-1962

Fonds consists of six publications / newsletters of the 2 Technical Regiment, RCEME(M) and entitled “Two Tech. Tradesman”. They date from 1959 to 1962. In the publication, there is a summary of what the regiment did during a certain period of time and what will happen in their future. Also includes pictures of the regiment and the newsletter also publish a small article on the soldier of the month.

Canada. Canadian Army. Technical Regiment, 2

26 Central Ordnance Depot fonds

  • CA ON00093 73/1195
  • Fonds
  • 1954-1968

Fonds consists of a general file on mobilization planning and a three volume 26 Central Ordnance Depot Mobilization Plan regarding administration, personnel and technical operations.

Canada. Canadian Armed Forces. Central Ordnance Depot, 26

2nd Canadian Corps fonds

  • CA ON00093 112.3M1.009 (D114)
  • Fonds
  • 1944-1945

Fonds consists of 2nd Canadian Corps intelligence summaries from the Second World War dated 1944-1945. Includes descriptions of enemy dispositions, weapons and Allied operational progress. A number of sketch drawings of German tanks, grenades and other weaponry are present. Also includes many tracer maps which detail various Allied and enemy positions in Northwest Europe.

Canada. Canadian Army. Canadian Corps, 2nd

3 Wing fonds

  • CA ON00093 2012/7
  • Fonds
  • 2009

Fonds consists of one DVD copy of “The Alouette at War”, produced by the Visual Education Centre for the Department of National Defence in 1971. The film uses archival film footage from the Second World War to present a brief summary of the Alouette Squadron’s, or 425 Squadron’s activities during the Second World War. The film is about 18 minutes in length.

Canada. Canadian Armed Forces. Wing, 3

3146 Training Station Depot fonds

  • CA ON00093 2004/14
  • Fonds
  • 1955-1965

Fonds consists of documents dealing with flying exercises and operations in Scotland by 3146 Training Station Depot of the RCAF, including Exercise Tartan Task, Exercise Sa Siesta and Operation Western Weal. Also includes files concerning the disposal of surplus Sabre 5 aircraft equipment and the movement of Sabre 6 aircraft from Prestwick, Scotland to Canada. Includes operation orders, correspondence, messages and various other documents.

Canada. Royal Canadian Air Force. Training Station Depot, 3146

3rd Canadian Infantry Brigade Group fonds

  • CA ON00093 98/47
  • Fonds
  • 1961, 1963-1965

Fonds consists of four reports on Summer Concentration of 3 CIBG for the years 1961, 1963, 1964, and 1965.

Canada. Canadian Army. Canadian Infantry Brigade Group, 3rd

4 Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group fonds

  • CA ON00093 2005/28
  • Fonds
  • Printed from computer disks in 2008 (originally created 1990-1993).

Fonds consists of documents printed from 16 computer disks and includes all the staff work done to prepare and deploy the units of 4 Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group [CMBG] for the mission to UNPROFOR [United Nations Protection Force] and Operation Harmony in Croatia. Includes the following on Operation Harmony: a draft establishment; a guide to tactical organization; briefing outlines and assignments, training guidelines for tasked units; and joining instructions. Also includes documents re 4 CMBG staff inspection, and operations and training.

Canada. Canadian Armed Forces. Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group, 4

4 Fighter Wing fonds

  • CA ON00093 2004/74
  • Fonds
  • 1954-1959

Fonds consists of issues of the magazine “Schwarzwald-Flieger” (Black Forest Flyer) published by 4 Fighter Wing of the Royal Canadian Air Force in Baden-Soellingen, Germany during 1954-1959. The magazines contain military and non-military related information, including commercial advertisements, reports, photos of Air Force members, upcoming attractions, miscellaneous articles, trivia, Canadian news, birth notices, comics, crossword puzzles, standings for sports teams, poetry, climatological summaries, etc. Flight lieutenants edited the magazine, and Air Force members wrote the majority of the articles. Some years are incomplete.

Canada. Royal Canadian Air Force. Fighter Wing, 4

408 Goose Squadron Association fonds

  • CA ON00093 2016/5
  • Fonds
  • 2000-2013

Fonds consists of supporting documents for Parts 3 and 4 of the published work “408 (Goose) Squadron The Rockcliffe Years 1949-1964”. The work was compiled by Morris Gates, Clifton Kinney, Ron Cleminson, Alex Saunders, Noel Funge, Paul Nyznik, Wally Kaspar, Grant Pennington and Morris Konick. Includes e-mail correspondence, personal memoirs, maps, data, articles, reports, photos, and flight logs. Also includes 1 file “The Photo Survey Years 1945 to 1955 Memories of the Photographic Survey Camera Operators Royal Canadian Air Force.” Fonds is organized in ten files based on references within the Rockcliffe Years book

408 Goose Squadron Association

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