[CONFLICT] Canadian Forces Deployments and Rotation 2029
Following through with planned deployments and rotations, the Canadian Forces have announced the following deployments and rotations, replacing troops currently deployed abroad. Rotation 3:1 will see a drawdown in forces in all deployments, with the exception of Guyana.
Operation Southern Shield
The Guyana Defence force is only some 5000 strong, and the Canadian government is committed to maintaining the security of it's protectorate. The forces involved in Op Southern Shield are based out of CFB Georgetown.
|5th Brigade Headquarters & Signal Squadron||HQ and Signals||200||48 x G-Wagen|
|5th Regiment, Royal Canadian Horse Artillery||Artillery||600||24 x M777|
|12e Régiment Blindé du Canada||Armoured||400||20 x Leopard 2A4M, 20 x Leopard 2A6, 40 x M1128 MGS, 24 x Textron TAPV|
|5 Combat Engineer Regiment||Engineer||800||Various Armoured Engineering Vehicles|
|1st Battalion, Royal 22e Régiment||Mechanized Infantry||900||64 x LAV 6, 26 x Textron TAPV|
|2nd Battalion, Royal 22e Régiment||Mechanized Infantry||900||64 x LAV 6, 26 x Textron TAPV|
|3rd Battalion, Royal 22e Régiment||Mechanized Infantry||900||64 x LAV 6, 26 x Textron TAPV|
|5 Service Battalion||Combat Service Support||800||50 x MSVS|
|'B' Company, Canadian Special Operations Regiment||Special Operations||200||Classified|
|425 "Alouette" Tactical Fighter Squadron||Fighter Aircraft||400||12 x CF-35A|
A small naval task force will also be sent to Guyana.
|HMCS Warrior||America||20 x F-35Bs, 4 x CH-148|
|HMCS Alberta||Ontario||2 x CH-148|
|HMCS Caledonia||Ontario||2 x CH-148|
|HMCS Manitoba||Ontario||2 x CH-148|
|HMCS Vimy Ridge||Juno||1 x CH-148|
|HMCS Ypres||Juno||1 x CH-148|
|HMCS Panjwaii||Juno||1 x CH-148|
|HMCS Chateauguay||Queenston||2 x CH-148|
Operation Blue Citadel
At the request of the Government of Panama, Canadian Forces have been stationed in Panama to help assist with the sovereignty of the Central American nation and train with local troops. As rotation 3:1 begins, the force in Panama will be drawn down to a small RCAF contingent with a handful of troops for base security.
|'A' Company, 1st Battalion, Royal Canadian Guards||Mechanized Infantry||200||16 x LAV 6, 6 x Textron TAPV|
|421 "Snowy Owls" Tactical Fighter Squadron||Fighter Aircraft||200||6 x CF-35A|
HMCS The Somme and HMCS Medusa (both Juno-class frigates) will be deployed in support of this operation.
Operation Supporting Glacier
Canadian Forces have remained in Iceland, where they have established a RCAF forward operating location and a small contingent of ground forces.
|9th Brigade Headquarter||HQ and Signals||100||24 x G-Wagen|
|3rd Battalion Le Régiment du Québec||Light Infantry||900||32 x LAV 6, 64 x G-Wagen|
|'A' Company, 9 Service Battalion||Combat Service and Support||200||12 x MSVS|
|433 "Porcupines" Tactical Fighter Squadron||Fighter Aircraft||200||6 x CF-35A|
HMCS Labrador (Yukon-class arctic destroyer) is deployed in support of Operation Supporting Glacier.