Fonds 96/25 - Saskatchewan Area Headquarters fonds

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Saskatchewan Area Headquarters fonds

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CA ON00093 96/25

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  • 1949-1964 (Creation)

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10 cm of textual records

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Saskatchewan Area Headquarters was formerly Military district No. 12 (established April 1st 1943). It was redesignated Saskatchewan Area Headquarters and operated at Regina under the jurisdiction of the Army Area Commander, Army Headquarters (AHQ) Prairie Command, Winnipeg until August 31st, 1959. After that date and until its disbandment in March 1966, the Saskatchewan Area HQ was under the Western Command located in Edmonton, Alberta.

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Fonds consists of eleven files documenting the organization and mobilization planning, as well as outline plans and the planning operations and readiness for the Canadian Army Saskatchewan Area between 1950 and 1964. Also includes notices from Army Headquarters, Prairie Command, Winnipeg for 1950-1958. Includes messages, correspondence, minutes to meetings, memoranda, reports, drafts and other documents.

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Fonds collected by Army Headquarters, Saskatchewan Area 1951-1964, and accessioned in 1973.


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  • English

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No further accruals expected.

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Documents previously accessioned as 73/1457 to 73/1467. The documents in each file are arranged in reverse chronological order.

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Originally titled Canadian Army mobilization planning: miscellaneous documents from the Saskatchewan Area Headquarters fonds

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Documents previously accessioned separately as files 73/1457 to 73/1467.

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The documents in each file are arranged in reverse chronological order.

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