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List of Abbreviations Used in Military Service Files

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Abbreviation Meaning
k knots
K King or King's
K&BMHRCAMC Kingston & Barriefield Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
KAR King's African Rifles
KBO Kildare Barracks Ottawa
KBR Kellogg Brown and Root
KC King's Commendation
KCB Knight Commander, Order of the Bath
KCB Knight Commander of the Bath
KCMG Knight Commander of the Order of St. Michael and St. George
KCMG Knight Commander of Saint Michael and Saint George
KEdwH King Edward's Horse
Kent R Kent Regiment
KentCycBn Kent Cyclist Battalion
KG Knight of the Order of the Garter
KHM King's Harbour Master
KIA Killed In Action
KMB Kabul Multi-National Brigade
KMHRCAMC Kingston Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
KMHRCAMC Kitchener Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
KMW Senior Polish Naval Officer in London
KORC King's Own Rifles of Canada
KORofC King's Own Rifles of Canada
KOSB King's Own Scottish Borderers
KOYLI King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry
KPHIRCAMC Kingston Permanent Hospital Installation, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
KPIB Key Points Investigation Bureau
KR King's Regulations
KR Kent Regiment
KR&ACI King's Regulations & Air Council Instructions
KR&AI King's Regulations & Admiralty Instructions
KR&O King’s Regulations and Orders
KR&O Kings Regulations & Orders
KRandAI King's Regulations and Admiralty Instructions
KRCN King's Regulations for the Government of the Canadian Naval Service
KRR King's Royal Rifle Corps
KRRC King's Royal Rifle Corps
KRRifC King's Royal Rifle Corps
KSLI King's Shropshire Light Infantry
KTDRCA Kine Theodolite Detachment, Royal Canadian Artillery
KTS Composite Training School (Royal Canadian Air Force)
KUF Polish Drafting Officer, London