List of Canadian military operations

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Since 1947, the Canadian Forces have completed 72 international missions. More than 3,600 soldiers, sailors and Air Force personnel are deployed overseas on operational missions. On any given day, about 8,000 Canadian Forces members Royal Canadian Air Force, Royal Canadian Navy, and Canadian Army (one-third of the Canadian deployable force) are preparing for, engaged in or are returning from an overseas mission.

Below is a list of all currently active and past Canadian Forces operations both within Canada's borders and internationally.

Current Operations[edit]

This section consists of Canadian Forces operations which are currently active, or conducted annually or on a periodic basis.

Domestic[edit]

International[edit]

Americas and Caribbean[edit]

Africa[edit]

Europe, Balkans and Mediterranean[edit]

Southwest Asia and Middle East[edit]

Past Operations[edit]

This section consists of Canadian Forces operations that are no longer active or on-going on an annual or periodic basis and are deemed complete.

Domestic[edit]

International[edit]

This section covers past Canadian Forces operations that took place beyond Canada's borders. It includes peacekeeping operations as well as those through NATO and in participation with other allies.

Americas and Caribbean[edit]

Africa[edit]

Europe, Balkans and Mediterranean[edit]

Southeast Asia[edit]

Southwest Asia and Middle East[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z aa ab "Canadian Forces Operations". Department of National Defence. 28 September 2011. Retrieved 2 October 2011. 
  2. ^ "Operations Database-Operation ABALONE". Department of National Defence/Directorate of History and Heritage. 28 Nov 2008. Retrieved 3 October 2011. 
  3. ^ "Operations Database-Operation BANDIT". Department of National Defence/Directorate of History and Heritage. 28 Nov 2008. Retrieved 3 October 2011. 
  4. ^ "Operations Database-Operation CADENCE". Department of National Defence/Directorate of History and Heritage. 28 Nov 2008. Retrieved 3 October 2011. 
  5. ^ "Operations Database-Operation CAULDRON". Department of National Defence/Directorate of History and Heritage. 28 Nov 2008. Retrieved 3 October 2011. 
  6. ^ "Operations Database-Operation COMPLIMENT". Department of National Defence/Directorate of History and Heritage. 28 Nov 2008. Retrieved 3 October 2011. 
  7. ^ "Operations Database-Operation CONSTABLE". Department of National Defence/Directorate of History and Heritage. 28 Nov 2008. Retrieved 3 October 2011. 
  8. ^ "Operations Database-Operation FORWARD ACTION". Department of National Defence/Directorate of History and Heritage. 28 Nov 2008. Retrieved 3 October 2011. 
  9. ^ "Operations Database-Operation HALO". Department of National Defence/Directorate of History and Heritage. 28 Nov 2008. Retrieved 3 October 2011. 
  10. ^ "Operations Database-Operation HERRITAGE". Department of National Defence/Directorate of History and Heritage. 28 Nov 2008. Retrieved 3 October 2011. 
  11. ^ "Operations Database-Operation MATCH". Department of National Defence/Directorate of History and Heritage. 28 Nov 2008. Retrieved 3 October 2011. 
  12. ^ "Operations Database-Operation STABLE". Department of National Defence/Directorate of History and Heritage. 28 Nov 2008. Retrieved 3 October 2011. 
  13. ^ "Operations Database-Operation STANDARD". Department of National Defence/Directorate of History and Heritage. 28 Nov 2008. Retrieved 3 October 2011. 
  14. ^ "Operations Database-Operation SULTAN". Department of National Defence/Directorate of History and Heritage. 28 Nov 2008. Retrieved 3 October 2011. 
  15. ^ "Operations Database-Operation VISION". Department of National Defence/Directorate of History and Heritage. 28 Nov 2008. Retrieved 3 October 2011. 
  16. ^ "Operations Database-Operation QUARTZ". Department of National Defence/Directorate of History and Heritage. 28 Nov 2008. Retrieved 3 October 2011. 
  17. ^ "Op AUGURAL". Department of National Defence/Canadian Expeditionary Force Command. 12 Aug 2011. Retrieved 2 October 2011. 
  18. ^ "Op BRONZE". Department of National Defence/Canadian Expeditionary Force Command. 19 Aug 2011. Retrieved 2 October 2011. 
  19. ^ "Op QUADRANT". Department of National Defence/Canadian Expeditionary Force Command. 23 Aug 2011. Retrieved 2 October 2011. 
  20. ^ "Op SEXTANT". Department of National Defence/Canadian Expeditionary Force Command. 23 Sep 2011. Retrieved 2 October 2011. 
  21. ^ "Op ALTAIR". Department of National Defence/Canadian Expeditionary Force Command. 20 Sep 2011. Retrieved 2 October 2011. 
  22. ^ Royal Canadian Navy. "Operation PREVENTION". 

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