Army Trade Badges

Title        Skill at Arms

Author    Thomas J. Bennett

ISBN     1-894255-52-6


Before 1942 (listed in alphabetical order)

1900 to 1920        

Wanted TQ 2 Wanted TQ 3 Wanted TQ 6 Wanted TQ 7 Wanted TQ 8        
Artillery Gun Layer Artillery Gun Layer Artillery Observer Artillery Plotter Artillery Range Taker Artillery Battery Surveyor Artillery Surveyor Class 2 and 3 Artillery Surveyor Class 1 Artillery Surveyor Class 2        



Wanted TQ 10 Wanted TQ 1A Wanted TQ 11B Wanted TQ 12 Wanted TQ 13B        
Master Gunner Left Master Gunner Right Assistant Instructor in Gunnery Artillery Proficiency Artillery Proficiency Gunner Proficiency 3rd Class Gunner Proficiency 2nd Class Gunner Proficiency 2nd Class Gunner Proficiency Class 1        
Wanted TQ 14B


Wanted TQ 15D Wanted TQ 16A Wanted TQ 16B Wanted TQ 17A Wanted TQ 17B Wanted TQ 18        
Gunner Proficiency Class 1 Signaller Signaller (Rifle Regiment) Signaller Dispatch Rider Dispatch Rider Infantry Bomber Infantry Bomber Trench Mortarman        
Wanted TQ 19A Wanted TQ 19B Wanted TQ 20B Wanted TQ 20C Wanted TQ 21B Wanted TQ 21C      
Infantry Pioneer Infantry Pioneer Infantry Pioneer Machine Gunner First Class Machine Gunner First Class (Rifle Regiment) Machine Gunner First Class Lewis Gunner Lewis Gunner First Class Lewis Gunner First Class (Rifle Regiment) Lewis Gunner First Class      
Wanted TQ 22A Wanted TQ 22B Wanted TQ 23A Wanted TQ 23B Wanted TQ 24A Wanted TQ 24B Wanted TQ 25A Wanted TQ 25B      
Infantry Scout Infantry Scout Cavalry Scout Cavalry Scout Rough Rider Rough Rider Farrier Farrier Saddler Saddler      

Wanted TQ 28


 
Medical Trades Stretcher Bearer Artificer Artificier (Rifle Regiment) Artificer Driver (Lorry) Carpenter/Wheeler Carpenter/Wheeler Carpenter/Wheeler (Rifle Regiment) Gymnastic Instructor Gymnastic Instructor School of Gymnastics Instructor  








 
Gymnastic Instructor (Rifle Remiment) Bandsman Bandsman (Rifle Regiment) Bandsman (Royal Winnipeg Rifles) Bandsman Bandsman (Pre 1915) Drummer Drummer (Rifle Regiment) Drummer Bugler Trumpeter Trumpeter  



Wanted TQ 42


Wanted TQ 45        
First Class Shout Marksman Marksman (Rifle Regiment) Marksman Service Chevron 1914 Pattern Blue Service Chevron 1914 Pattern Red Wound Badge WW1 Brass Wound Badge WW1 Gold Braid Good Conduct Chevrons        
                         
                         
1920 to 1942        
Wanted TQ 46
Wanted TQ 50 Wanted TQ 51 Wanted TQ 54        
RCA Height Taker First Class Signals Electrician Signals Lineman Signals Wireless Dispatch Rider Driver (Internal Combustion) Driver Mechanic Tank Driver First Class Tank Gunner First Class        

Wanted TQ 55B
Wanted TQ 56B

Wanted TQ 59B
       
Assistant Instructor Assistant Instructor (Rifle Regiment) Instructional Cadre Instructional Cadre (Rifle Regiment) Assistant Instructor in Gunnery (Sgt) Assistant Instructor in Gunnery (WO) First Class Shot First Class Shot (Rifle Regiment) Marksman        
Wanted TQ 60B








Wanted TQ 63C

Wanted TQ 63D












Wanted TQ 64D        
Marksman (Rifle Regiment) RCE Corps Identifier RCAC Corps Identifier Badge RCCS Corps Identifier RCCS Corps Identifier RCA Corps Identifier RCA Corps Identifier RCA Corps Identifier RCA Corps Identifier        
 

Wanted TQ 65

 

 

Wanted TQ 66

Wanted TQ 67
             
Drum Major Bugle Major Trumpet Major Drum Major (Rifle Regiment)   Best Shot 1921 Best Shot 1937            
1942 to 1945        





Tradesman Group c Tradesman Group B Tradesman Group a
Wanted TQ 69D Wanted TQ 69E Wanted TQ 69F
Tradesman Group A (Rifle Regiment) Tradesman Group B (Rifle Regiment) Tradesman Group C (Rifle Regiment)
Wanted TQ 70 Wanted TQ 71


Wanted TQ 74 Wanted TQ 74      
Army Flying Badge Parachuting Badge General Service badge Trained Soldier badge Service Chevron 1942 Pattern (Black) 1 Year Service Chevron 1942 Pattern (Black) 2 Years Service Chevron 1942 Pattern (Black) 3 Years Service Chevron 1942 Pattern (Black) 4 Years Service Chevron 1942 Pattern (Black) 5 Years        
Wanted TQ 74




       
Service Chevron 1942 Pattern (Black) 6 Years Service Chevron 1942 Pattern (Silver) (prior to 10 Sept 1940) Service Chevron 1944 Pattern Canvas Red 1 Year Service Chevron 1944 Pattern Canvas Red 2 Year Service Chevron 1944 Pattern Canvas Red 3 Years Service Chevron 1944 Pattern Canvas Red 4 Years Service Chevron 1944 Pattern Canvas Red 5 Years            


Wanted TQ 77 Wanted TQ 77
Wanted TQ 77
Wanted TQ 78C        
Service Chevron 1944 pattern Silver 1 Year Service Chevron 1944 pattern Silver 2 Years Service Chevron 1944 pattern Silver 3 Years Service Chevron 1944 pattern Silver 4 Years Service Chevron 1944 pattern Silver 5 Years Service Chevron 1944 pattern Silver 6 Years Wound Badge Red Wound Badge Gold          
         
Reserve Army Volunteer badge
1946-1953        

Tradesman Group 1 Tradesman Group 2 Tradesman Group 3 Tradesman Group 4
Wanted TQ 81A Wanted TQ 81B Wanted TQ 81C Wanted TQ 81D
Tradesman Group A (Rifle Regiment) Tradesman Group B (Rifle Regiment) Tradesman Group C (Rifle Regiment) Tradesman Group C (Rifle Regiment)
 

 

Tradeswoman Group 1 Women Army Corps Tradeswoman Group 2 Women Army Corps Tradeswoman Group 3 Women Army Corps Tradeswoman Group 4 Women Army Corps
Wanted TQ 84 Wanted TQ 85 Wanted TQ 87          
Bandmaster Master Bandsman Wound Badge (CWAC) United States Presidential Unit Citation Driver (All types)
1953-1956        
Tradesman Group A Tradesman Group B Tradesman Group C Tradesman Group C
Wanted TQ 89A Wanted TQ 89C
Tradesman Group A (Rifle Regiment) Tradesman Group B (Rifle Regiment) Tradesman Group C (Rifle Regiment) Tradesman Group C (Rifle Regiment)
Wanted TQ 91



Wanted TQ 96 Wanted TQ 97A Wanted TQ 97B      
Assistant in Gunnery (WO) Master Bandsman Bandmaster Bandmaster Marksman Marksman (Rifle Regiment) Army Flying Badge Royal Canadian School of Infantry Instructor Royal Canadian Armoured School Instructor (Pre-Unification) Royal Canadian Armoured School Instructor (Post-Unification)      

Wanted TQ 98B





     
Canadian Guards Trained Soldier Canadian Guards Trained Soldier Queens Own Rifle Identifier badge Service Chevron 1956 Pattern 2 Years Service Chevron 1956 Pattern 4 Years Service Chevron 1956 Pattern 6 Years Service Chevron 1956 Pattern 8 Years Service Chevron 1956 Pattern 10 Years Worn  the Service Chevron 1956 Pattern 10 Years Example      
1980 to Present        


 Wanted TQ 277A Right

Wanted TQ 277B Right




 
Assistant Instructor in Gunnery (Field) Assistant Instructor in Gunnery (Field) Assistant Instructor in Gunnery (Anti-Aircraft) Assistant Instructor in Gunnery (Anti-Aircraft) Master Gunner Master Gunner Master Signaller Master Signaller First Class Shot First Class Shot Marksman Marksman  
                   
  Combat Diver Combat Diver Combat Diver (Metal)                  
Wanted TQ 289    
Ammunition Technical Officer Ammunition Technical Officer (Metal) Mess Kit Explosive Ordinance Disposal Explosive Ordinance Disposal Explosive Ordinance Disposal (Metal) Tactical Helicopter Observer Tactical Helicopter Observer (Garrison Dress) Tactical Helicopter Observer (Metal) Tactical Helicopter Observer (Combat) Special Operations Assaulter    









Wanted TQ 294
Wanted TQ 298 Wanted TQ 299 Wanted TQ 300  
Wound Badge (DEU) Wound Badge (Garrison Dress) Warrior Badge Bronze Warrior Badge Silver Warrior Badge Gold Warrior Badge with Year of Qualification Drum Major Pipe Major Trumpet Major Drum Major Metal Pipe Major Metal Trumpet Major Metal  




Wanted TQ 305 Wanted TQ 306
Wanted TQ 307
           
United States Presidential Unit Citation Command Commendation Chief of the Defence Staff Commendation Commander in Chief Unit Commendation St. John Chancellor's Commendation St. John Provincial/Territorial Commendation Letson Trophy/ Clarence R. Smith Trophy Championship Trophy            

Wanted TQ 312 Wanted TQ 313A Wanted TQ 313B Wanted TQ 314A Wanted TQ 314B Wanted TQ 315A Wanted TQ 315B Wanted TQ 316  
5 Year Safe Driving Pin 10 Year Safe Driving Pin 15 Year Safe Driving Pin 20 Year Safe Driving Pin Master Driver Duke of Edinburgh award (Bronze) Pre 1989 Duke of Edinburgh award (Bronze) Post 1989 Duke of Edinburgh award (Silver) Pre 1989 Duke of Edinburgh award (Silver) Post 1989 Duke of Edinburgh award (Silver) Pre 1989 Duke of Edinburgh award (Gold) Post 1989 The Order of St John (Gold)  




 

 

 



Chaplain's Faith Badge (Christian) (DEU) Chaplain's Faith Badge (Christian) (Combat) Chaplain's Faith Badge (Christian) (Cadpat) Chaplain's Faith Badge (Christian) (Arid) Chaplain's Faith Badge (Christian) (CADPAT 2015) Chaplain Faith Badge (Jewish) (DEU) Chaplain's Faith Badge (Jewish) (Cadpat) Chaplain's Faith Badge (Jewish) (Arid) Chaplain's Faith Badge (Jewish) (Cadpat 2015) Chaplain's Faith Badge (Islamic) (DEU) Chaplain's Faith Badge (Islamic) (Cadpat) Chaplain's Faith Badge (Islamic) (Arid) Chaplain's Faith Badge (Islamic) (CADPAT 2015)
         
Sea Service Level 1 (gun metal) metal Sea service Level 1 (gun metal) cloth Sea Service Level 2 (bronze) metal Sea service Level 2 (bronze) cloth Sea Service Level 3 (silver)metal Sea service Level 3(silver) cloth Sea Service Level 4 (gold) metal Sea service Level 4 (gold) cloth          
                         
British      

                 
                         
Assistant Instructor Assistant Instructor in Gunnery Bandsman Bandmaster Bandmaster type 2 Battery Surveyor Bomber Bren Gunner Bugler Bugler Major      
               
       
Crossed Cannons with Crown C with Wreath Crossed Flags Crossed Rifles   D DM with Wreath DR with Wings        
Master Gunnery RCA Cook   Marksman Cyclist Driver Drivers IC Driver Mechanical Despatch Rider RCCS        
                       
  G G G with Wreath G with Wreath with Crown Hammer and Pincers        
Drummer, Fifer, Cymbal Player Electrician Signals Farrier 1st Class Gunner - Tank Best six Gunners in Battery or third class Best six Gunners in Battery or third class Best six Gunners in Battery or third class Gymnastics Instructor          
 
   

       
H HG   L LG LG with Wreath            
Height Taker Heavy Machine Gunner Instructional Cadre Instructor in Musketry Gun Layers Lewis Gunner 1st Class Lewis Gunner or Light Machine Gun Light Machine Light Machine Gunner Lewis Gun Instructor Lineman Signals    
           


     
MC with Wings MG with Wreath         Red Cross MT MT with Wings      
Motorcyclist 1st Class Machine Gunner Master Gunner Left Master Gunner Right Machine Gun Instructor Marksman Medical Orderly Medium Mortar Motor Transport Motor Transport Musician    
           
     
O   P Crossed Swords   R R with Wreath          
School of Gymnastics Scout Small Machine Gunner Signaller RCCS Signals Instructor Distance Judging Driver Mechanic - Tank Rangetaker   Surveyor Class 1 Surveyor Class 2    
   

       
S SL with Wreath SLO with Wreath Trumpeter        

Parachute Badges

Canadian Army 1942 to 1971

Canadian Army (1st type) 1943 - 1953 Canadian Special Air Service Company 1947 - 1949 Mobile Striking Force 1949 - 19588 Korean War (1950 - 1953) Infantry Reorganization The Canadian  Joint Air Training Centre (CJATC) Defence of Canada Force 1958 - 1968 Canadian Army 1953 - 1971 Assistant Instructor Parachute Training 1947 - 1963      




Wanted TB A2 Wanted TB AV2a

None None Wanted TB A3
Wanted TB AV2b

Wanted TB AV 2c
     


Wanted TB A4 type 2

Wanted TB A4 type 3


Wanted TB A6 Wanted TB A7 Wanted TB A8 Wanted TB A9
Wanted TB A12 Wanted TB A13

Wanted TB AV3a

Wanted TB AV3b

Wanted AV3c
Parachute badge (1st type) (1943 - 1953) Parachute badge (bullion type 1)(1943 - 1953) Fake copy of Parachute badge (1st type) (1943 - 1953) English badges for Special Operation personel
    Korean War (1950 - 1953) Fake green badges for Korean War       Canadian Army (2nd type)  (1953 - 1957) Canadian Army (3rd type)  (1957 - 1971) Parachute badge bullion (type 2)(1957 - 1971) Army Mess Dress Blue Army Mess Dress Scarlet Assistant Instructor Parachute Training  GP1 Assistant Instructor Parachute Training GP2 Assistant Instructor Parachute Training GP3 Canadian Joint Air Training Center Canadian Joint Air Training Center Variations of Mess Kit

Black on red for Rifle Regiments

Unification 1968 - 1985

Wanted TB C1 Wanted TB C2 Wanted TB C3 Wanted TB C4

Wanted TB C8


Canadian Armed Forces 1969 to 1985
Canadian Airborne Regiment 1969 to 1975
Canadian Airborne Regiment 1975 to 1985 Bullion Wings Canadian Armed Forces Bullion Wings Canadian Airborne Regiment Metal for Canadian Armed Forces CF Short Sleeve (1975) Metal for Canadian Airborne Regiment CF Short Sleeve (1975) Dual Qualification Wings
for people already wearing other qualifications or hazardous skill badges
Combat Smock Wings
Canadian Armed Forces (1976)
 Smock Wings Canadian Airborne Regiment and ex Airborne Personnel (1976)
Variations
Wanted TB CV1a Wanted TB C1b Wanted TB CV2a Wanted TB CV2b Wanted TB CV2c

Wanted TB CV2d

Wanted TB CV2e Wanted TB CV3 Wanted TB CV4 Wanted TB CV5 Poor Leaf
                   

Distinctive Environmental Uniform (DEU) First issue 1985 - 1990



Wanted TB D4 Wanted TB D5
Wanted TB D6
Wanted TB D7 Wanted TB D8
Canadian Armed Forces 1985 to 1990
Canadian Airborne Regiment 1985 to 1990 Mylar Canadian Armed Forces 1985 to 1990
Mylar Canadian Airborne Regiment 1985 to 1990 Mess Dress Miniature Black Canadian Armed Forces 1985 to 1990
Mess Dress Miniature Black Canadian Airborne Regiment 1985 to 1990 Mess Dress Miniature Red Canadian Armed Forces 1985 to 1990
Mess Dress Miniature Red Canadian Airborne Regiment 1985 to 1990

Garrison Dress


Canadian Armed Forces 1985 to 1998
Canadian Airborne Regiment 1985 to 1995

Distinctive Environmental Uniform (DEU) Second issue 1991 to date

Wanted TB H5

Wanted TB H6

Wanted TB H7
Canadian Armed Forces 1991 to date
Canadian Airborne Regiment 1991 to 1995 Mylar Bullion Canadian Armed Forces 1985 to 1990
Mylar Bullion Canadian Airborne Regiment 1985 to 1990 Hand Embroidered Bullion Canadian Armed Forces 1999
Hand Embroidered ex- Canadian Airborne Regiment 1999 Mess Dress Miniature Red Canadian Armed Forces 1991 to date Mess Dress Miniature Red ex-Canadian Airborne Regiment 1991 to date

 

DEU Mess Dress DEU 2 Mess Dress Hand Embroidered Mess Dress PPCLI Mess Dress Queen's Own Rifles Mess Dress RCR Mess Dress RMC Mess Dress
Wanted TB C11 Wanted TB C12


Wanted TB H13 Wanted TB H14 Wanted TB H15 Wanted TB H16 Wanted TB H17 Wanted TB H18 Wanted TB H19 Wanted TB H20 Wanted TB H21 Wanted TB H22
    Black Scarlet Black Scarlet Black Scarlet Black Scarlet Scarlet Scarlet Scarlet Black Scarlet
Mess Dress  Canadian Armed Forces Mess Dress Canadian Airborne Regiment Mess Dress  Canadian Armed Forces Mess Dress ex-Canadian Airborne Regiment Mess Dress  Canadian Armed Forces Mess Dress ex-Canadian Airborne Regiment Mess Dress  Canadian Armed Forces Mess Dress ex-Canadian Airborne Regiment Mess Dress  Canadian Armed Forces Mess Dress ex-Canadian Airborne Regiment Mess Dress  Canadian Armed Forces Mess Dress ex-Canadian Airborne Regiment    

Unofficial Metal Wings

Wanted TB M3 Wanted TB M4 Wanted TB M5 Wanted TB M6 Wanted TB M7 Wanted TB M8 Wanted TB M9 Wanted TB M9
Type 1 Type 1 Type 2 Type 2 RCR Wings

Foreigh Troops


Wanted TB M12 Wanted TB M13a Wanted TB M13b Wanted TB M13c Wanted TB M13d Wanted TB M13e
USA UK Germany 2

 


Wanted TB M16b Wanted TB M16c Wanted TB M16d Wanted TB M17 Wanted TB M18 Wanted TB M19 Wanted TB M20a Wanted TB M20b Wanted TB M20c Wanted TB M20d Wanted TB M20d Wanted TB M20e Wanted TB M21 Wanted TB M22
Army Caders Air Cadets Mock Tower Badges Reproduction Smock Wings Afghanistan Wings CADPAT Fake Combat Wing Red Chute

Patrol Pathfinder 1976 but not approved until June 1990


Wanted TB P3
Wanted TB P5
Wanted TB P7
Wanted TB P9 Wanted TB P10
Wanted TB PV3
Dress Uniform Rayon
1982
Mylar 1991 Metal Canadian Airborne Issue Metal Canadian Forces Issue American Path Finder Badge Miniature Metal Smock Wings
1976
Smock Wings
1982
Original Black 1999 Scarlet 1999         Metal
                Mess Dress Garrison Dress Unauthorized Varieties  

Rigger


Wanted TB R6
Wanted TB R7

Wanted TB R8
Wanted TB R11 Wanted TB R12 Wanted TB R16

Wanted TB R20 Wanted TB R21 Wanted TB R22
Wanted TB R23
Wanted TB RV 1 Instructor Wanted TB RV2 Long Wing Wanted TB RV 3a Full Size Black Wanted TB RV 3b  Full Size Red Wanted TB RV 3c Miniature Red Wanted TB RV 3d Miniature Red
Rigger GP1 Rigger GP2 Rigger GP3 Safety Equipment Technicians then Safety Systems Technician   Rayon Canadian Forces 1985 - Mylar Canadian Forces 1985 - Bullion Black Canadian Forces 1996 - Bullion Scarlet Canadian Forces 1996 - Metal Miniature Metal Smock Mess Dress Hand Embroidered Garrison Dress Bullion            
Navy Navy Navy

Search and Rescue

Wanted TB S1 Wanted TB S2 Wanted TB S3 Wanted TB S4a Wanted TB S5 Wanted TB S7 Wanted TB S9 Wanted TB S10 Wanted TB S12 Wanted TB S13 Wanted TB S15a Wanted TB S15b Wanted TB S17 Wanted TB S18
Wanted TB S24 Wanted TB S27
Para Rescue 1945 - 1954 Bullion Para Rescue 1945 - 1954 Para Rescue 1954 - 1971 Para Rescue 1954 - 1971 Para Rescue 1954 - 1971 Para Rescue 1954 - 1971 Rescue Specialist Type I 1972 - 1977 (Short Wings, 9 Feathers) Mylar Rescue Specialist Type I 1972 - 1977 (Short Wings, 9 Feathers) Bullion Rescue Specialist Type I 1972 - 1977 (Short Wings, 9 Feathers) Combat 1975 Mylar Mess Dress Rescue Specialist Type II 1977 - 1982 (Long Wings, 15 Feathers)  Rescue Specialist Type II 1977 - 1982 (Long Wings, 15 Feathers) Mylar Rescue Specialist Type II 1977 - 1982 (Long Wings, 15 Feathers) Mylar Rescue Specialist Type II 1977 - 1982 (Long Wings, 15 Feathers) Bullion Rescue Specialist Type II 1977 - 1982 (Long Wings, 15 Feathers) Bullion Rescue Specialist Type II 1977 - 1982 (Long Wings, 15 Feathers) Metal Mess Dress Search and Rescue Technician MOC 131 1983 - Search and Rescue Technician MOC 131 1983 - Mylar Search and Rescue Technician MOC 131 1983 - Bullion Search and Rescue Technician MOC 131 1983 - Metal Original Metal Miniature Mess Dress Garrison Dress 1989 - 1998 Cadets Black Cadets Grey/Green

Variations

Wanted TB SV1 Wanted TB SV2 Wanted TB SV3 Wanted TB SV4 Wanted TB SV5 Wanted TB SV6 Wanted TB SV7 Wanted TB SV10
1954 Para Rescue badge Rescue Specialist Type I 1972
Gold Parachute
Rescue Specialist Type I 1972
7 Pearls
Rescue Specialist Type II 1977 very tiny Parachute       Repro    

 

Rifle Regiments
1956 to 1967
  GP1 GP2 GP3 GP4
Infantryman  
Infantry Pioneer  
Infantry Motorman  
Infantry Anti-Tank Gunner  
Infantry Machine Gunner  
Infantry Sniper Wanted TQ 164A      
Infantry Stretcher Bearer      
Driver Mechanic (Wheeled)    
Clerical Trades  
Signallers and Wireless Operators (Non-Sigs Corps)  
Musician Wanted TQ 169D
Bugler Wanted TQ 170B    
Drummer      
Assistant Instructor     Wanted TQ 172C Wanted TQ 172D
Infantryman (Royal Winnipeg Rifles) Wanted TQ 173B Wanted TQ 173C  


The following table has been compiled with the help of Mr Bennett book listed above.  Many thanks to Mr Bennett for his outstanding work.

1956 to Present

With the introduction of the green CF uniform in 1968, no trade badges were produced

Aircraft Technicians

  Khaki   Green Black
Battle Dress   Garrison Dress Distinctive Environmental Uniform
1956 to 1968   1985 to 1998 1985 to Present
GP1 GP2 GP3 GP4 Comments Lv1 Lv2 Lv3 Lv4 Lv1 Lv2 Lv3 Lv4
Aircraft Artificer Wanted Wanted TQ 155B Wanted TQ 155C None Obsolete in 1966                
Aircraft Instrument-Technical Technician Wanted Wanted None Obsolete in 1966                
Aircraft Technician Wanted Wanted None Obsolete in 1966                
Airplane Technician None Wanted None Obsolete in 1966                
Helicopter Technician None Wanted None Obsolete in 1966                
Master Aircraft Technician Wanted Wanted None Obsolete in 1966                
Master Aircraft Instrument-Technical Technician None None None Obsolete in 1966                

Ammunition

  Khaki   Green Black
Battle Dress   Garrison Dress Distinctive Environmental Uniform
1956 to 1968   1985 to 1998 1985 to Present
GP1 GP2 GP3 GP4 Comments Lv1 Lv2 Lv3 Lv4 Lv1 Lv2 Lv3 Lv4
Ammunition Examiner 423 None                  
Ammunition Technician 921          

Equipment Repair Trades

  Khaki   Green Black
Battle Dress   Garrison Dress Distinctive Environmental Uniform
1956 to 1968   1985 to 1998 1985 to Present
GP1 GP2 GP3 GP4 Comments Lv1 Lv2 Lv3 Lv4 Lv1 Lv2 Lv3 Lv4
Foreman of Signals None None None Wanted                  
Line Mechanic Wanted Wanted Wanted None Renamed Terminal Equipment Technician in 1958                
Master Radio Equipment Technician None None None Wanted                  
Master Teletype and Cipher Equipment Technician None None None Wanted                  
Master Terminal Equipment Technician None None None Wanted                  
Radio Equipment Technician Wanted Wanted Wanted None                  
Radio Mechanic Wanted Wanted Wanted None Renamed Radio Equipment Technician in 1958                
Teletype and Cipher Equipment Technician Wanted Wanted Wanted None                  
Telegraph Mechanic Wanted Wanted Wanted None Renamed Teletype and Cipher Equipment Technician in 1958                
Terminal Equipment Technician Wanted Wanted Wanted None                  

Driver Trades

  Khaki   Green Black
Battle Dress   Garrison Dress Distinctive Environmental Uniform
1956 to 1968   1985 to 1998 1985 to Present
GP1 GP2 GP3 GP4 Comments Lv1 Lv2 Lv3 Lv4 Lv1 Lv2 Lv3 Lv4
Despatch Rider Wanted None None None Obsolete in 1964                
Driver Electrician None Wanted Wanted None Obsolete in 1966                
Driver Mechanical Transport None Wanted Wanted None Obsolete in 1964                
Signals Electrician None Wanted Wanted None Obsolete in 1966                

Drivers

  Khaki   Green Black
Battle Dress   Garrison Dress Distinctive Environmental Uniform
1956 to 1968   1985 to 1998 1985 to Present
GP1 GP2 GP3 GP4 Comments Lv1 Lv2 Lv3 Lv4 Lv1 Lv2 Lv3 Lv4
Driver Mechanical Transport None None                  
Chief Transport Operator None None None                  
Transport Operator None Renamed Mobile Support Equipment Operator in 1968                
Transportation Controller None None None                  
Mobile Support Equipment Operator 932         Merged with Transportation Controller 934 to become Mobile Support Equipment Operator 935 in late 70's
Mobile Support Equipment Operator 935          
Transportation Controller 934         Merged with Mobile Support Equipment Operator 932 to become Mobile Support Equipment Operator 935 in late 70's No Badge

Geomatics

  Khaki   Green Black
Battle Dress   Garrison Dress Distinctive Environmental Uniform
1956 to 1968   1985 to 1998 1985 to Present
GP1 GP2 GP3 GP4 Comments Lv1 Lv2 Lv3 Lv4 Lv1 Lv2 Lv3 Lv4
Cartographer No Badge Combined with the Graphic Artist to become Map Reproduction Technician 151 in 1969                
Draughtsman Graphic Arts Obsolete in 1959                
Draughtsman Topographical Obsolete in 1959                
Lithographer No Badge Combined with Photogrammetrist to become the Cartographer in 1966                
Photogrammetrist No Badge Combined with Lithographist to become the Cartographer in 1966                
Graphic Artist         Combined with the Cartographer to become Map Reproduction Technician 151 in 1969                
Training Aids Artist         Renamed Graphic Artist in 1966                
Geomatics Technician 142           Trade formed after the use of Garrison Dress Trade formed after the use of Garrison Dress Trade formed after the use of Garrison Dress Trade formed after the use of Garrison Dress None
Map Reproduction Technician 151         Combined with Topographical Surveyor to become the Geomatics Technician 142

Assistant Instructors

  Khaki   Green Black
Battle Dress   Garrison Dress Distinctive Environmental Uniform
1956 to 1968   1985 to 1998 1985 to Present
GP1 GP2 GP3 GP4 Comments Lv1 Lv2 Lv3 Lv4 Lv1 Lv2 Lv3 Lv4
Instructor Airportability None Wanted None None Obsolete in 1968                
Instructor Air Supply None Wanted None Obsolete in 1968                
Instructor Artic Training None Wanted None None Obsolete in 1968                
Instructor Driver Mechanic Tracked None Wanted None None Obsolete in 1968                
Instructor Driver Mechanic Wheeled None Wanted None None Obsolete in 1968                
Instructor Regimental Communication None Wanted None None Obsolete in 1968                
Military Instructor None None Obsolete in 1968                

Parachute Trades

Khaki Green Black
Battle Dress Garrison Dress Distinctive Environmental Uniform
1956 to 1968 1985 to 1998 1985 to Present
GP1 GP2 GP3 GP4 Comments Lv1 Lv2 Lv3 Lv4 Lv1 Lv2 Lv3 Lv4
Assistant Parachute Training Wanted TQ 156A
None Obsolete in 1963                
Instructor Parachute Training None
None Obsolete in 1963                
Parachute Rigger Wanted Obsolete in 1966                
Despatcher Air Supply None None None Obsolete in 1957                

Photography

  Khaki   Green Black
Battle Dress   Garrison Dress Distinctive Environmental Uniform
1956 to 1968   1985 to 1998 1985 to Present
GP1 GP2 GP3 GP4 Comments Lv1 Lv2 Lv3 Lv4 Lv1 Lv2 Lv3 Lv4
Photo-Mechanical Technician Renamed Photographic Technician in 1966                
Photographer Renamed Photographic Technician in 1966                
Photographer Cartographic Renamed Photographic Technician in 1966                
Photographer Cinematographic Renamed Photographic Technician in 1966                
Photographic Technician Transferred to the air force                

Public Relations

Khaki Green Black
Battle Dress Garrison Dress Distinctive Environmental Uniform
1956 to 1968 1985 to 1998 1985 to Present
GP1 GP2 GP3 GP4 Comments Lv1 Lv2 Lv3 Lv4 Lv1 Lv2 Lv3 Lv4
Public Relation Assistant None
To be scanned

Wanted TQ 152C None Obsolete in 1966                

Supply

Khaki Green Black
Battle Dress Garrison Dress Distinctive Environmental Uniform
1956 to 1968 1985 to 1998 1985 to Present
GP1 GP2 GP3 GP4 Comments Lv1 Lv2 Lv3 Lv4 Lv1 Lv2 Lv3 Lv4
Supply Technician 911

Traffic Technician

Khaki Green Black
Battle Dress Garrison Dress Distinctive Environmental Uniform
1956 to 1968 1985 to 1998 1985 to Present
GP1 GP2 GP3 GP4 Comments Lv1 Lv2 Lv3 Lv4 Lv1 Lv2 Lv3 Lv4
Traffic Technician 933         Formed in 1970

Weapons Technician

  Khaki   Green Black
Battle Dress   Garrison Dress Distinctive Environmental Uniform
1956 to 1968   1985 to 1998 1985 to Present
GP1 GP2 GP3 GP4 Comments Lv1 Lv2 Lv3 Lv4 Lv1 Lv2 Lv3 Lv4
Armament Artificer None None None Obsolete in 1960                
Armourer None Obsolete in 1966                
Fire Control System Artificer Anti-Aircraft None None None Renamed Master Fire Control System Technician in 1963                
Fire Control System Technician Anti-Aircraft None Obsolete in 1964                
Gun Mechanic None Obsolete in 1960                
Master Fire Control System Technician None None None Obsolete in 1964

 

               
Master Weapons Technician None None None Renamed Weapons Technician Land 421                
Small Arms Artificer None None None Obsolete in 1960

 

               
Weapons Artificer None None None Renamed Master Weapons Technician in 1964

 

               
Weapons Technician None Renamed Weapons Technician Land 421                
Weapons Technician Land 421          
Instrument Artificer None None None Renamed Master Instrument Technician in 1963                
Instrument Artificer AA None None None Renamed Instrument Artificer in 1958                
Instrument Artificer Field None None None Renamed Instrument Artificer in 1958                
Instrument Artificer HD None None None Renamed Instrument Artificer in 1958                
Instrument Artificer HD & AA None None None Renamed Instrument Artificer in 1958                
Instrument Mechanic HD & AA None None None Renamed Instrument Technician in 1958                
Instrument Mechanic Electrical None Renamed Instrument Technician in 1958                
Instrument Mechanic Optical None Renamed Instrument Technician in 1958                
Instrument Technician None Obsolete in 1964                
Master Instrument Technician None None None Obsolete in 1964                
Typewriter Mechanic None None Obsolete in 1966                
Watchmaker None Obsolete in 1966                
Fire Control Systems Technician Electronic 432         Renamed Fire Control Systems Technician 434 in 2000
Fire Control Systems Technician Optronic 433         Renamed Fire Control Systems Technician 434 in 2000

 

Fire Control Systems Technician Land 435         Renamed Fire Control Systems Technician 434 in 2000

 

Fire Control Systems Technician 434          

Woodworking

  Khaki   Green Black
Battle Dress   Garrison Dress Distinctive Environmental Uniform
1956 to 1968   1985 to 1998 1985 to Present
GP1 GP2 GP3 GP4 Comments Lv1 Lv2 Lv3 Lv4 Lv1 Lv2 Lv3 Lv4
Machinist Wood None Obsolete in 1958                
Pattern maker None Obsolete in 1958

 

               

 

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