The Canadian Rangers

The Canadian Rangers

A Living History

Book - 2013
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Publisher: Vancouver : UBC Press, c2013
ISBN: 9780774824538
Branch Call Number: 355.37 LAC 2013
Characteristics: xv, 618 pages, [16] pages of plates : maps
Additional Contributors: Canadian War Museum


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Mar 09, 2018

The most underrated ,but most respected & cost-effective unit within Canadian Armed Forces. Evolved from World war II as early warning unpaid volunteer unit against possible Japanese invasion to Cold war early warning system to now unit to defend arctic land from arctic sea route thanks to global warning.
Regular army officers have to learn cross-culture & arctic training with mostly First Nations personnel.
Unit had to use until recently Lee-Enfield Bolt action rifle given semi-automatic rifles don't work in extreme environment.

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