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Canada. Canadian Armed Forces

LC control no.n 79034381
Descriptive conventionsrda
Corporate name headingCanada. Canadian Armed Forces
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Variant(s)Canada. Armed Forces
Canada. Canadian Forces
Canada. Department of National Defence. Canadian Armed Forces
Canada. Department of National Defence. Forces armées canadiennes
Canada. Forces armées canadiennes
Canada. Forces canadiennes
Canadian Armed Forces
Canadian Forces
Forces armées canadiennes
Forces canadiennes
See alsoCanada. Canadian Army
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Canada. Royal Canadian Air Force
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Canada. Royal Canadian Navy
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Hierarchical superior: Canada. Department of National Defence
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Biography/History noteCanadian Armed Forces is a new umbrella organisation, under which the Royal Canadian Navy became Maritime Command, and the Canadian Army became Mobile Command then Land Force Command; the operations of the Royal Canadian Air Force were continued by the Air Defence Command and Air Transport Command (already established under the Royal Canadian Air Force) which in 1975 became "Groups" under the new Air Command; all three services reverted to their original names in 2011, within "Canadian Armed Forces".
Beginning date1968
Associated countryCanada
Field of activityAir forces Armies Navies
Special noteAn act came into force on Feb. 1, 1968, unifying the Royal Canadian Navy, the Canadian Army, and the Royal Canadian Air Force under the Canadian Armed Forces
Found inEffects of the 1992 lifting of restrictions on gay and lesbian service in the Canadian Forces, 2000: p. 3 (CF)
Wikipedia, March 3, 2013 (The Canadian Forces (CF) (French: les Forces canadiennes; FC), officially the Canadian Armed Forces (French: Forces armées canadiennes), is the unified armed force of Canada. This unified institution consists of sea, land and air elements referred to as the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN), Canadian Army, and Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF); current form: 1968)
Canadiana authorities, March 3, 2013 (Canada. Canadian Armed Forces; UF Canada. Armed Forces; Canada. Dept. of National Defence. Canadian Armed Forces; Canadian Armed Forces; Canada. Canadian Forces; equivalent: Canada. Forces armées canadiennes; UF Canada. Forces armées; Canada. Forces canadiennes; Canada. Ministère de la défense nationale. Forces armées canadiennes; Forces armées canadiennes)
Equivalent(s)Canada. Forces armées canadiennes
National bib agency no.0000J1912E
Associated languageeng fre
Quality codenlc