Volume 3, Part 1: Armour, Artillery and Field Engineer Regiments - Engineer Regiments and Squadrons

56TH FIELD ENGINEER SQUADRON

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56TH FIELD ENGINEER SQUADRON

LINEAGE

This Reserve Force squadron originated in St. John's, Newfoundland on 24 October 1949, when the '56th Independent Field Squadron, RCE' was authorized to be formed.1 It was redesignated: '56th Field Squadron, RCE' on 15 September 1954;2 '56th Field Engineer Squadron (M)' on 21 May 1975;3 and '56th Field Engineer Squadron' on 4 September 1992.5

Headquarters Location

St. John's, Newfoundland

OPERATIONAL HISTORY

None

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1. CAO 110-3, Issue No. 152/49.

2. CAO 110-3, Part "B" Supp Issue No. 415/54.

3. DGOM Memorandum to C Prog, 1901-1774 TD 5115 (DGOM), 14 May 75; NDHQ Message DOE 255, 16 Jun 75; and/et CFOO 3.310, 20 Nov 75 / OOFC 3.310, 20 nov 75.

4. CFOO 3.310, 3 May 79 / OOFC 3.310, 3 mai 79.

5. MOO 92238, 4 Sep 92 / DMO 92238, 4 sep 92.

6. CFOO 5067, 221824Z Dec 98 / OOFC 5067, 221824Z déc 98.

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