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CFB Yellowknife

Last modified: 20 Aug 2019

Country: Canada    Region: Nunavut

Locale: Yellowknife main

Latitude: 62° 27' 15" N     Longitude: -115° 37' 30" E

Area use / Military Branches: Active


6227'16"N 11422'31"W Yellowknife, Nunavut. A Canadian Rangers base
General info:
Canadian Rangers are a part of the Canadian Armed Forces Reserves working in remote, isolated and coastal regions of Canada. They provide light equipped, self-sufficient mobile forces to support national security and public safety operations within Canada. They train alongside Regular CF military to remain prepared. Their personnel strength is appx 5.000.

Tasking: participation in Northern Ops, conducting North Warning Site patrols, reporting suspicious/unusual activities, assisting in SAR and collecting local data of military significance.

There are 5 Canadian Ranger Patrol Groups (CRPGs), each based in different remote, isolated and coastal communities across Canada.
- 1 Canadian Ranger Patrol Grp (Nunavut, Yukon Territory and Northwest Territories)
- 2 Canadian Ranger Patrol Grp (Quebec)
- 3 Canadian Ranger Patrol Grp (Ontario)
- 4 Canadian Ranger Patrol Grp (British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba)
- 5 Canadian Ranger Patrol Grp (Newfoundland / Labrador)

CFB Yellowknife based:
- Hq 1st Canadian Ranger Patrol Group (1 CRPG). Covering Nunavut, Yukon, Northwest Territories, and Atlin, B.C.
1 CRPG has an establishment of 1800 Rangers in 60 patrols and more than 1400 Junior Canadian Rangers in 42 communities across the north. 1 CRPG Hq is located in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories and reports to the Canadian Army and Canada Joint Operations Command/Joint Task Force (North)

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