Some time ago I reported that a new service lapel pin has been designed for recipients of the Canadian Forces Decoration (CD).
What does CD stand for?
CD stands for Canadian Forces Decoration (medal)
This definition appears frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Military and Government
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We have 293 other meanings of CD in our Acronym Attic
- California Dreamin'
- Call Data
- Call Deflection
- Call Detail
- Call Disconnect
- Call Distributor (PBX feature)
- Camp Director
- Canada Dry
- Canadian Decoration
- Canadian Dollar
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England's King Already known as - hold your breath now - His Royal Highness Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, Earl of Meirioneth, Baron Greenwich, Royal Knight of the Most Noble Order of the Garter, Knight of the Most Ancient and Most Noble Order of the Thistle, Grand Master and First and Principal Knight Grand Cross of the Order of the British Empire, Member of the Order of Merit, Companion of the Order of Australia, Extra Companion of the Queen's Service Order, Royal Chief of the Order of Logohu, Canadian Forces Decoration, Lord of Her Majesty's Most Honourable Privy Council, Privy Councillor of the Queen's Privy Council for Canada, and Personal Aide-de-Camp to Her Majesty, you'd have thought he had quite enough.
Williams had two medals: the Canadian Forces Decoration Medal, given for good service, and the South West Asia Service Medal, for having served at least 30 days in Afghanistan.
99--and, shockingly, was denied the Canadian Forces Decoration (CD).
One writer wanted to know how the Governor-General qualifies for the Canadian Forces Decoration without serving "twelve years of undetected crime" in the Forces.
Retired Air Commodore Leonard Birchall recently became the first person to receive the fifth clasp to his Canadian Forces Decoration for his devotion to duty.