CFB Chilliwack

Feature Type:Post Office - A Canada Post designation; the post office name may or may not be the same as the name of the place where it is located.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: In Chilliwack District Municipality, New Westminster Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°06'30''N, 121°58'00''W at the approximate population centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 92H/4

Origin Notes and History:

CFB Chilliwack (Post Office) approved by Colonel E.V. Schaubel, DND representative to CPCGN, 10 October 1980; approved by BC 31 October 1980.

Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office

Chilliwack MPO 1107 opened 5 July 1944; closed 15 May 1946. Chilliwack CFB (MPO 612) opened 8 January 1979.

Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office