Canadian Forces Supplementary Reserve

Canadian Forces Supplementary Reserve

The Supplementary Reserve (SuppRes) consists of inactive or retired members of the Canadian Forces who are willing and available for active service when requested. Most members transfer from the Regular Force or the Primary Reserve. However, it is possible for an applicant to join the SuppRes with prior service in a foreign military. Applicants with no prior military service may also be considered if they hold a special qualification for which there is a military requirement.

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Canadian Forces Supplementary Reserve - Composition
... The Supplementary Reserve totaled approximately 47,000 personnel in 1995 ... The goal was to strengthen the Supp Res and to provide a true representation to the Canadian Forces of potentially available members for future employment ...
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417 – Emperor Honorius forces Galla Placidia into marriage to Constantius, his famous general (magister militum) ... abandon Yaoundé and their Kamerun colony to British forces and begin the long march to Spanish Guinea. 1947 – The Canadian Citizenship Act 1946 comes into effect, converting British subjects into Canadian citizens ...

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