Organization

Canadian Army

Domestic Military Organization

Headquarters

Militia HQ

Canadian Forces HQ

National Defence HQ (NDHQ)

Political Institutions

Dept. of Militia & Defence

►►Minister of Militia & Defence

►►Militia Council

Department of National Defence

►►Minister of National Defence

►►Chiefs of Staff Committee

Reorganizations

1902-1904 Dundonald Reforms
1920 Otter Committee
1936 Reorganization
1954 Kennedy Board
1957 Anderson Report
1964 Suttie Commission
1968 Unification
1995 Special Commission

Organizational Corps/Branches

1900-1968 Organizational Corps
1968-2000 Branches

Field Forces

1914-1919  

Canadian Expeditionary Force
CEF Regional Affiliations

Territorial Reinforcement Regts.

1919

Canadian Siberian Exped Force

1939-1940 (1945) 

Canadian Active Service Force

1945

Canadian Army Pacific Force

1950-1953

Canadian Army Special Force

Field Force Formations

1914-1918  
Canadian Corps
1st Div | 2nd Div | 3rd Div | 4th Div 5th Div
1939-1945

1st Canadian Army

1st Canadian Corps

2nd Canadian Corps

Atlantic Command

Pacific Command
1st Infantry Division
2nd Infantry Division

3rd Infantry Division

4th (Armoured) Division
5th (Armoured) Division
6th Division 

7th Division 

8th Division 
1st Armoured Brigade
2nd Armoured Brigade
3rd Armoured Brigade
3rd Tank Brigade

 1950-1953
1 Com Div | 25 Inf Bde

Foreign Headquarters

Allied Forces HQ (AFHQ)

►►15th Army Group

►►►8th Army

SHAEF

►►21st Army Group

►►►2nd British Army

Special Forces

1st Canadian Para Battalion

First Special Service Force

Pacific Coast Militia Rangers

Canadian Rangers

Special Air Service (SAS) Coy

The Canadian Airborne Regt

Organizational Formations

Reserve Bdes - 1941-1945

13 Cdn Infantry Training Bde

14 Cdn Infantry Training Bde

27th Canadian Brigade

1 CMBG

2 CMBG

3 CMBG

4 CMBG

5 CMBG

1st Cdn Division (1954-1958)

1st Cdn Division (1988-2000)

Special Service Force

Auxiliary Services
Alliances

1914-1918 Triple Alliance
1939-1945 Allies
1949-1999 NATO

Veteran's Organizations

Defence Associations

Canadian Cavalry Association
Canadian Infantry Association
Intelligence Branch Association

National Defence Emp Assoc
RCAC (Cavalry)
RCA Association
RCOC Association
Union of Nat Def Employees

Veteran's Associations

ANAVETS
Royal Canadian Legion

Supplementary Order of Battle

Unit Listings by year

1900 | 1901 | 1902 | 1903 | 1904
1905 | 1906 | 1907 | 1908 | 1909
1910 | 1911 | 1912 | 1913 | 1914
1915 | 1916 | 1917 | 1918 | 1919
1920 | 1921 | 1922 | 1923 | 1924
1925 | 1926 | 1927 | 1928 | 1929
1930 | 1931 | 1932 | 1933 | 1934
1935 | 1936 | 1937 | 1938 | 1939
1940 | 1941 | 1942 | 1943 | 1944
1945 | 1946 | 1947 | 1948 | 1949
1950 | 1951 | 1952 | 1953 | 1954
1955 | 1956 | 1957 | 1958 | 1959
1960 | 1961 | 1962 | 1963 | 1964
1965 | 1966 | 1967 | 1968 | 1969
1970 | 1971 | 1972 | 1973 | 1974
1975 | 1976 | 1977 | 1978 | 1979
1980 | 1981 | 1982 | 1983 | 1984
1985 | 1986 | 1987 | 1988 | 1989
1990 | 1991 | 1992 | 1993 | 1994
1995 | 1996 | 1997 | 1998 | 1999

Unit Listings by Corps/Branch

Armoured Units 1940-1945

Cdn Dental Corps 1939-1945
Cdn Intelligence Corps 1942-45

Cdn Provost Corps 1940-1945

Infantry Battalions 1939-1945

RCOC 1939-1945

Unit Listings - 1900

This is a listing of the units of the Canadian Army in 1900.

Permanent Active Militia (Permanent Force)

Cavalry

  • Royal Canadian Dragoons

Infantry

  • The Royal Canadian Regiment of Infantry

Non-Permanent Active Militia

Cavalry

  • Governor General's Body Guard

  • 1st Hussars

  • 2nd Dragoons

  • 3rd Prince of Wales' Canadian Dragoons

  • 4th Hussars

  • 8th Princess Louise's New Brunswick Hussars

  • 10th Queen's Own Canadian Hussars

  • Manitoba Dragoons

  • 14th King's Canadian Hussars

  • Duke of York's Royal Canadian Hussars

  • Princess Louise Dragoon Guards

Infantry

  • The Governor General's Foot Guards

  • 1st Battalion Prince of Wales' Regiment Fusiliers (Redesignated 1st Regiment Prince of Wales Fusiliers 8 May)

  • 2nd Battalion, Queen's Own Rifles of Canada (Redesignated 2nd Regiment, Queen's Own Rifles of Canada, 8 May)

  • 3rd Battalion, Victoria Rifles of Canada (Redesignated 3rd Regiment, Victoria Rifles of Canada 8 May)

  • 5th Battalion, Royal Scots of Canada (Redesignated 5th Regiment, Royal Scots of Canada 8 May)

  • 6th Battalion, Rifles (Redesignated 6th Regiment, The Duke of Connaught's Own Rifles 8 May)

  • 7th Battalion, Fusiliers (Redesignated 7th Regiment, Fusiliers 8 May)

  • 8th Battalion, Royal Rifles (Redesignated 8th Regiment, Royal Rifles 8 May)

  • 9th Battalion, Voltigeurs de Quebec (Redesignated 9th Regiment, Voltigeurs de Quebec 8 May)

  • 10th Battalion, Royal Grenadiers (Redesignated 10th Regiment, Royal Grenadiers 8 May)

  • 11th Battalion Volunteer Militia Infantry of Canada (Argenteuil Rangers) (Redesignated 11th Regiment, Argenteuil Rangers 8 May?)

  • 12th Battalion of Infantry or York Rangers (Redesignated 12th Regiment York Rangers 8 May)

  • 13th Battalion Volunteer Militia (Infantry) Canada (Redesignated 13th Regiment 8 May)

  • 14th Battalion, Princess of Wales' Own Rifles (Redesignated 14th Regiment, Princess of Wales' Own Rifles 8 May)

  • 15th Battalion, Argyll Light Infantry (Redesignated 15th Regiment, Argyll Light Infantry 8 May)

  • 16th Prince Edward Battalion of Infantry (Redesignated 16th Prince Edward Regiment 8 May)

  • 18th Saguenay Battalion of Infantry (authorized 1 Feb, Redesignated 18th Saguenay Regiment 8 May)

  • 19th St. Catharines Battalion of Infantry (Redesignated 19th St. Catharines Regiment 8 May)

  • 20th Halton Battalion, Lorne Rifles (Redesignated 20th Halton Regiment, Lorne Rifles 8 May)

  • 21st Battalion, Essex Fusiliers (Redesignated 21st Regiment, Essex Fusiliers 8 May)

  • 22nd Battalion The Oxford Rifles (Redesignated 22nd Regiment The Oxford Rifles 8 May)

  • 25th Elgin Battalion of Infantry (Redesignated 25th Elgin Regiment 8 May)

  • 26th Middlesex Battalion of Light Infantry (Redesignated 26th Regiment, Middlesex Light Infantry 8 May)

  • 27th Lambton Battalion of Infantry, St. Clair Borderers (Redesignated 27th Lambton Regiment, St. Clair Borderers 8 May)

  • 28th Perth Battalion of Infantry (Redesignated 28th Perth Regiment 8 May)

  • 29th Waterloo Battalion of Infantry (Redesignated 29th Waterloo Regiment 8 May)

  • 30th Wellington Battalion of Rifles (redesignated 30th Regiment, Wellington Rifles 8 May)

  • 31st Grey Battalion of Infantry (Redesignated 31st Grey Regiment 8 May)

  • 32nd Bruce Battalion of Infantry (Redesignated 32nd Bruce Regiment 8 May)

  • 33rd Huron Battalion of Infantry (Redesignated 33rd Huron Regiment 8 May)

  • 34th Ontario Battalion of Infantry (Redesignated 34th Ontario Regiment 8 May)

  • 35th Battalion, The Simcoe Foresters (Redesignated 35th Regiment, Simcoe Foresters 8 May)

  • 36th Peel Battalion of Infantry (Redesignated 36th Peel Regiment 8 May)

  • 37th Haldimand Battalion of Rifles (Redesignated 39th Regiment (Norfolk Rifles) 8 May)

  • 38th Brant Battalion of Infantry (Redesignated 38th Regiment (Dufferin Rifles of Canada) 8 May)

  • 39th Norfolk Battalion of Infantry (Redesignated 39th Regiment (Norfolk Rifles) 9 May)

  • 40th Northumberland Battalion of Infantry (Redesignated 40th Northumberland Regiment 8 May)

  • 41st Brockville Battalion of Rifles (Redesignated 41st Regiment, Brockville Rifles 8 May)

  • 42nd Lanark and Renfrew Battalion of Infantry (Redesignated 42nd Lanark and Renfrew Regiment 8 May)

  • 43rd Ottawa and Carleton Battalion of Rifles (Redesignated 43rd Ottawa and Carleton Rifles 8 May)

  • 44th Lincoln and Welland Battalion of Infantry (Redesignated 44th Lincoln and Welland Regiment 8 May)

  • 45th West Durham Battalion of Infantry (Redesignated 45th Victoria Regiment 8 May)

  • 46th East Durham Battalion of Infantry (Redesignated 46th Durham Regiment 8 May)

  • 47th Frontenac Regiment

  • 48th Battalion (Highlanders) (Redesignated 48th Regiment (Highlanders) 8 May)

  • 49th Hastings Battalion of Infantry (Redesignated 49th Regiment (Hastings Rifles) 8 May)

  • 50th Battalion Huntington and Hemmingford Rangers (Redesignated 50th Regiment, Huntington and Hemmingford Rangers 8 May)

  • 52nd Brome Battalion of Light Infantry (Redesignated 52nd Brome Regiment 8 May)

  • 53rd Sherbrooke Battalion of Infantry (Redesignated 53rd Sherbrooke Regiment 8 May)

  • 54th Richmond Battalion of Infantry (Redesignated 54th Richmond Regiment 8 May)

  • 55th (Battalion), Megantic Light Infantry (Redesignated 55th Regiment Megantic Light Infantry 8 May)

  • 56th Battalion Lisgar Rifles *Redesignated 56th Grenville Regiment 8 May)

  • 57th Battalion of Infantry Peterborough Rangers (Redesignated 57th Regiment Peterborough Rangers 8 May)

  • 58th Compton Battalion of Infantry (Redesignated 58th Compton Regiment 8 May)

  • 59th Stormont and Glengarry Battalion of Infantry (Redesignated 59th Stormont and Glengarry Regiment 8 May)

  • 61st Montmagny and L'Islet Battalion (Redesignated 61st Montmagny and L'Islet Regiment 8 May)

  • 62nd Battalion St. John Fusiliers (Redesignated 62nd Regiment, St. John Fusiliers 8 May)

  • 63rd The Halifax Battalion of Rifles (Redesignated 63rd Regiment (Halifax Rifles) 8 May)

  • 64th Voltigeurs de Beauharnois (Redesignated 64th Regiment Voltigeurs de Beauharnois 8 May)

  • 65th Battalion, Mount Royal Rifles (Redesignated 65th Regiment Mount Royal Rifles 8 May)

  • 66th Battalion (Princess Louise Fusiliers) (Redesignated 66th Regiment (Princess Louise Fusiliers) 8 May)

  • 67th Battalion, The Carleton Light Infantry (Redesignated 67th Regiment, The Carleton Light Infantry 8 May)

  • 68th King's County Battalion of Infantry (Redesignated 68th King's County Regiment 8 May)

  • 69th (1st Annapolis) Battalion of Infantry (Amalgamated with 72nd 2nd Annapolis Battalion of Infantry and redesignated 69th Annapolis Regiment 8 May)

  • 70th Champlain Battalion of Infantry (Disbanded 1 Feb 1900)

  • 71st (York) Volunteer Battalion (Redesignated 71st York Regiment 8 May)

  • 72nd 2nd Annapolis Battalion of Infantry (Amalgamated with 69th 1st Annapolis Battalion of Infantry and redesignated 69th Annapolis Regiment 8 May)

  • 73rd Northumblerland N. B. Battalion of Infantry (Redesignated 73rd Northumberland Regiment 8 May)

  • 74th Battalion of Infantry (Redesignated 74th Regiment 8 May)

  • 75th Lunenburg Battalion of Infantry (Redesignated 75th Lunenburg Regiment 8 May)

  • 76th Battalion of Rifles or Voltigeurs de Chaeauguay (Redesignated 76th Regiment Voltigeurs de Chateauguay 8 May)

  • 77th Wentworth Battalion of Infantry (Redesignated 77th Wentworth Regiment 8 May)

  • 78th Colchester, Hants and Pictou Battalion of Infantry or Highlanders (Redesignated 78th Colchester, Hants and Pictou Regiment 8 May)

  • 79th Shefford Battalion of Infantry Highlanders (Redesignated 79th Shefford Regiment 8 May)

  • 80th Megantic Battalion of Infantry (Redesignated 80th Nicolet Regiment 8 May)

  • 81st Portneuf Battalion of Infantry (Redesignated 81st Portneuf Regiment 8 May)

  • 82nd Queen's County Battalion of Infantry (Redesignated 82nd Queen's County Regiment 8 May)

  • 83rd Joliette Battalion of Infantry (Redesignated 83rd Joliette Regiment 8 May)

  • 84th St. Hyacinthe Battalion of Infantry (Redesignated 84th St. Hyacinthe Regiment 8 May)

  • 85th Battalion of Infantry (Redesignated 85th Regiment 8 May)

  • 86th Three Rivers Battalion of Infantry (Redesignated 86th Three Rivers Regiment 8 May)

  • 87th Quebec Battalion of Infantry (Redesignated 87th Quebec Regiment 8 May)

  • 88th Kamouraska and Charlevoix Battalion of Infantry (Redesignated 88th Regiment 8 May)

  • 89th Temiscouata and Rimouski Battalion of Infantry (Redesignated 89th Temiscouata and Rimouski Regiment 8 May)

  • 90th Winnipeg Battalion of Rifles (Redesignated 90th Regiment Winnipeg Rifles 8 May)

  • 92nd Dorchester Battalion of Infantry (Redesignated 92nd Dorchester Regiment 8 May)

  • 93rd Cumberland Battalion of Infantry (Redesignated 93rd Cumberland Regiment 8 May)

  • 94th Victoria Battalion of Infantry, Argyll Highlanders (Redesignated 94th Victoria Regiment Argyll Highlanders 8 May)

  • 97th Regiment of Rifles authorized 1 Jul

  • The Dawson Rifles authorized 1 Jul


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