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Vice Chiefs of Staff Committee fonds
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- Textual record
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CA ON00093 76/250
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- Canada. Dept. of National Defence. Vice Chiefs of Staff Committee
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5 cm of textual records
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In 1947, the Vice Chiefs of Staff Committee was created to take the load off the Chiefs of Staff Committee for more routine matters which could be delegated. It also advised the Chiefs of Staff on Service aspects of strategic appreciations and military plans. It was formed of the Vice Chiefs including the Vice Chairman of the Defence Research Board. In July 1964, the Vice Chiefs of Staff Committee was abolished.
Scope and content
Fonds consists of minutes to the meetings of the Vice Chiefs of Staff Committee during 1950-1964. Includes an index.
Immediate source of acquisition
Fonds received 3 Aug 1976 from National Defence Headquarters (NDHQ).
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One item on interrogation organization (No. 1) in the minutes of the 24th meeting held 9 Sep 1952 is Secret. The remaining material is Unclassified.
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No further accruals are expected.