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BRANCH - Humanities

Field label
BRANCH
Field mnemonic
BAF
Field name
  • Military Branch
  • Corps d'armée, division ou service des Forces armées
Field definition
This field indicates the functional corps or branch of the service with which the object was associated either by use or through ownership.
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IDENTIFICATION FIELDS
Comments
NOTE: This field has NOT been updated as part of the May 2010 Data Dictionary update. Priority for the Data Dictionary update was given to those fields that are required or strongly recommended for Artefacts Canada contribution. The Entry Rules for this field will be updated at a later date.
Entry rules
Enter the corps, branch or organization. Attributed data should be followed by space "?". A semicolon and a space should separate multiple entries.
Data type
alpha-numeric string
Examples
  • general list
  • Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Medical Branch ?
  • Civil Engineering Branch
  • Construction Engineering
  • Liste générale
  • Service de santé de l'Armée royale canadienne
  • Service de santé ?
  • Service du génie civil
  • Service des bâtiments.
Discipline
  • History
  • Military
Source
  • Canadian Museum of Civilization
  • Canadian War Museum
Field label (French)
SERVICE DES FORCES ARMEES
Field mnemonic (French)
SERV

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