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CANSOFCOM [1 record]

Record 1 2007-01-18


Subject field(s)
  • Various Military Titles
  • Military Organization
  • Special Forces (Military)

Canadian Special Operations Forces Command (CANSOFCOM) ... is responsible for all special forces with the mandate to counter terrorism and address threats to Canadians and Canadian interests around the world. Joint Task Force 2; Joint Nuclear, Biological and Chemical Defence Company; Canadian Special Operations Regiment; and 427 Special Operations Aviation Squadron form part of this command.


Canadian Special Operations Forces Command; CANSOFCOM: title and abbreviation to be used by the Department of National Defence and the Canadian Forces.


  • Appellations militaires diverses
  • Organisation militaire
  • Forces spéciales (Militaire)

Commandement - Forces d'opérations spéciales du Canada; COMFOSCAN : titre et abréviation d'usage obligatoire au ministère de la Défense nationale et dans les Forces canadiennes.


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