Details/Information for Canadian Forces (CF) Operation Guyana 1972

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Guyana 1972

International Information

International Operation Name: Guyana 1972

International Mission Name: Guyana 1972

Mandating Organization: Government of Canada

Region Name: South America

Location: Guyana

Mission Date: 1 June 1972 - 30 June 1972

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Canadian Forces (CF) Information (Guyana 1972)

Canadian Task Force Mission Statement:

To airlift a school bus into a remote area of Guyana

CF Mission/Operation Notes:

In June 1972, a CF Hercules airlifted a school bus into a remote area of the Guyanese interior.