Canadian Forces - Canadian Forces Reserve Force

Canadian Forces Reserve Force

The Canadian Forces have a total reserve force of approximately 50,000 primary and supplementary that can be called upon in times of national emergency or threat. For the components and sub-components of the Canadian Forces Reserve Force, the order of precedence follows:

  • (1) Primary Reserve,
  • (2) Supplementary Reserve
    • (a) Supplementary Ready Reserve, and
    • (b) Supplementary Holding Reserve,
  • (3) Cadet Organizations Administration and Training Service, and
  • (4) Canadian Rangers.

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