Glossary of Terms

Every group has a jargon of sorts – that is to say,a language of their own. They have their own terms, their own contractions. This page will list some of the common ones we use on this site.

NZCF – New Zealand Cadet Forces

ATC – Air Training Corps

SCC – Sea Cadet Corps

CC – Cadet Corps

SQN – Squadron


NZDF – New Zealand Defence Force

RNZAF – Royal New Zealand Air Force

RNZN – Royal New Zealand Navy


A.N.Z.A.C. – Australia New Zealand Army Corps