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List of Abbreviations Used in Military Service Files

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Abbreviation Meaning
Q&R Quarters and Rations
QA Quarters Allowance
QAIMNS Queen Alexandra's Imperial Military Nursing Service
QAIMNSR Queen Alexandra's Imperial Military Nursing Special Reserve
QAPCoy Quebec Arsenal Protective Company
QARNNS Queen Alexandra's Royal Naval Nursing Service
QARNNS Queen Alexandra's Royal Naval Nursing Service
Qbranch Quartermaster General's Branch
QCRCE Quarrying Company, Royal Canadian Engineers
QDM Qualified Driver Mechanic
QF Quick Firing
QGM Queen's Gallantry Medal
QI Quartermaster Instructor
QL "Q" List
QL Qualification Level
QM Quartermaster
QM Quartermaster Rate
QM Quartermaster
QMAAC Queen Mary's Army Auxiliary Corps
QMCPL Quartermaster Corporal
QMCPT Quartermaster Captain
QMessages A series of numbered messages giving changes in navigational information due to war conditions
QMG Quartermaster-General
QMHRCAMC Quebec Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
Qmr Quartermaster
QMS Quarter Master Sergeant (Warrant Officer Class II)
QMS Quartermaster Sergeant
QMSE Quartermaster Sergeant
QMSI Quartermaster Sergeant Instructor
QOCG Queen's Own Rifle Guards
QOCHofC Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders of Canada
QOHC Queen's Own Corps of Guides
QOL Quality of Life
QOLPMO Quality of Life Management Office
QOLSRB Quality of Life Senior Review Board
QOR Queen's Own Rifles of Canada
QORGlasgowYeo Queen's Own Royal Glasgow Yeomanry
QORofC Queen's Own Rifles of Canada
QOYD Queen's Own Yorkshire Dragoons
QPB Queen's Park Barracks Staff
QPBS Queen's Park Barracks
QPMHRCAMC Queen's Park Military Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
QR Quarter Ratings
QR Quebec Regiment
QR Queen's Regulations
QR Quarters Rate
QR Quarters Rating
QR&O Queen's Regulations and Orders
QRD Quebec Regimental Depot
Qrmr Quartermaster
Qr-Mr Quartermaster
QS Quebec-Sydney Convoy
QSM Quartermaster Sergeant-Major
QueensSR Queen's Royal West Surrey Regiment
QYR(1st AR) Queen's York Rangers (1st American Regiment)