Fonds 78/102 - Director General Military Plans and Operations fonds

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Director General Military Plans and Operations fonds

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CA ON00093 78/102

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  • 1978 (Creation)
    Canada. Dept. of National Defence. Director General Military Plans and Operations

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1 file of textual records

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The Director General Military Plans and Operations (DGMPO), was responsible for coordinating all operational planning and training activities, as well as the single tasking system. It was also responsible for identifying potential military threats to Canada, analyzing possible responses to meet these threats and developing, as directed, the appropriate course of action required to bring matters to a successful conclusion.

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Fonds consists of a memorandum, dated 20 February 1978, regarding the costs of security activities. Includes a summary, attached as Annex A, of military operations in support of various law enforcement agencies, including the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP).

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The immediate source of acquisition is unknown. The file was received on 27 February 1978.


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    The following related records can be found in the Document Collection:
    81/180 -- National Defence Headquarters. Director Military Plans and Operations. [Canadian replies to NATO defence planning questionnaires; DPQ Canada] 1973-1979. NATO Secret

    Associated material can be found at Library and Archives Canada under the heading “Files from the Director General Military Plans and Operations”. The reference number is 95-0234 OFRC.

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    No further accruals are expected.

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