Section 5: Conclusion

The complete definition of the profession of arms in Canada provides all members of the Canadian Forces with a common understanding of what it means to be a military professional. Understanding the nature of military professionalism, its relation to the military ethos, and the vital institutional role of the CF is crucial to combat effectiveness and to meeting Canadians’ expectations that their military professionals will defend the nation with honour. This entails meeting the highest standards of professionalism and having a full understanding of the obligations inherent in military service.

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