Glossary of Abbreviations


Format:   DD MMM YY
Example:   May 5th, 2011 is written as 05 May 11


Full Word Abbreviation

Acting A

Adjutant Adj

Administration Admin

Assistant Asst

Battery Sergeant Major BSM

Building Bdg

Bombardier Bdr

Cadet Cdt

Captain Capt

Chief Warrant Officer CWO

Colonel Col

Commander (position) Comd

Commander (rank) Cdr

Company Coy

Detachment Det

Field Fd

Field Training Exercise FTX

General Gen

Gunner Gnr

Headquarters HQ

Lieutenant Lt

Lieutenant Colonel LCol

Logistics Log

Major Maj

Master Bombardier MBdr

Master Warrant Officer MWO

Member Mbr

Officer O

Officer Cadet OCdt

Parade Pde

Personnel Pers

Platoon Pl

Regiment Regt

Regimental Sergeant Major RSM

Section Sect

Standards Stds

Second Lieutenant 2Lt

Sergeant Sgt

Supply Sup

Training Trg

Transport Tpt

Transportation Tn

Troop Trp

Warrant Officer WO