37 Canadian Brigade Group

Unit Identification

37 Canadian Brigade Group Badge

 “United we are stronger” 


PO Box 6100 Stn LCD1
Moncton, New Brunswick  E1C 9L4

Army Reserve

Graphic: Joanna Gajdicar

Join Our Team

Looking for full-time or part-time work? We are hiring and provide excellent career opportunities. Please do not hesitate to call or email our recruiter who will be pleased to answer any questions you may have and provide direction on how to apply to our Regiment.

Our Team Recruiter

Saint John NB

Name: Sgt Leo Richard
Phone: 506-721-0512
Email: Leo.Richard@forces.gc.ca

Moncton NB

Name:  Sgt Darren Spicer
Phone:  506-860-5500, Ext. 5529
Email:   Darren.Spicer@forces.gc.ca

Bathurst NB

Name: Sgt Maurice Simon
Phone: 506-549-6005
Email: Maurice.Simon@forces.gc.ca

Fredericton NB

Name: Sgt Erik Tiidus
Phone: 506-292-2254
Email: Erik.Tiidus@forces.gc.ca

Edmundston NB

Name:  Sgt  Francois-Michel Saucier
Phone: 506-735-1485
Email: Francois-Michel.Saucier2@forces.gc.ca

St John's NL

Name: Sgt Sarah Parkes
Phone: 709-733-3777 / 709-733-3901
Email: Sarah.Parkes@forces.gc.ca

Corner Brook NL

Name: Sgt Steven Smith
Phone: 709-637-4581
Email: Steven.Smith5@forces.gc.ca

Or contact

Phone: 1-800-856-8488
Find a recruiting centre near you.

When We Train

The Brigade Headquarters, located in Moncton, New Brunswick, is a full time unit staffed 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. In addition, staff will work evenings or weekends as required by their duties. The Brigade’s Reserve units have small full time staffs that work throughout the week. Training hours for the part-time Reserve training conducted by each unit is detailed on the unit pages linked below.

Trades In Our Unit

(not all trades available in all locations or units)



  • Medium Support Vehicle System (MSVS)
  • Militarized Commercial Off-The-Shelf (MilCOTS)
  • Light Support Vehicle System (LSVS)
  • Light Utility Vehicle Wheeled (LUVW)
  • Tactical Armoured patrol vehicle (TAPV)

See a list of Canadian Army weapons and vehicles.

Who We Are

37 Canadian Brigade Group is an Army Reserve Formation of 5th Canadian Division and is headquartered in Moncton, New Brunswick.

The majority of 37 CBG soldiers serve part-time, while maintaining full-time jobs, studies and families.

Made up of nine units and a brigade headquarters, 37 CBG has about has approximately 1400 soldiers in Moncton, Saint John, Bathurst, Fredericton, Edmundston, St John's and Corner Brook. These units represent all the major roles and trades in the Canadian Army.


Benefits of Joining

When you join our unit, you will receive competitive pay for your part time or full time work as well as be eligible for on the job training that could benefit you in civilian life. Also, there are medical, dental and educational benefits available to Army Reservists.

Here are all the details:

Command Team

  • Commander: Colonel Alex Brennan
  • Sergeant-Major: Chief Warrant Officer Dan Murphy

Contact Us

37 Canadian Brigade Group
PO Box 6100 Stn LCD1
Moncton, New Brunswick  E1C 9L4

Phone: 506-860-5500, Ext. 5109
Fax: 506-860-5413


Honorary Colonel Kathleen LeGrow receives the Commander’s Coin for her service as an Honorary from then-Commander Canadian Army Lieutenant-General Jean-Marc Lanthier during the National Council of Honoraries in Ottawa on July 6, 2019.

Honorary Colonel Kathleen LeGrow retiring after 14 years with 37 Service Battalion

St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador — Honorary Colonel Kathleen LeGrow has been a leader in her civilian life – a life filled with philanthropic work that has been recognized nationally (she was named to the Order of Canada in 2005), provincially (the Order of Newfoundland and Labrador in 2018), and locally (an Honorary Doctorate of Laws from Memorial University in 2014).  
October 1, 2019

Second Lieutenant (Retired) Yueshuang Zhu

Ex-Combat Engineer applies Army skills to Parliament’s Centre Block rehabilitation

Ottawa, Ontario — A former Canadian Army (CA) member says the military experience was ideal preparation for his current work as a project manager on the rehabilitation of Parliament Hill’s Centre Block.
September 3, 2019

The Change of Command scrolls are signed

Lieutenant-Colonel Kathy Haire becomes first woman Commandant of The Royal Regiment of Canadian Artillery School

Gagetown, New Brunswick — There is always great pride and celebration when there is a change of command parade at The Royal Regiment of Canadian Artillery School (RCAS), but on June 21, 2019 when the RCAS’s first woman commandant took command, a new page of history was turned.
July 8, 2019

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Our History

37 Canadian Brigade Group (CBG) Headquarters was created in Moncton on April 1, 1997 when a reorganization of the Atlantic Militia Area took place. What was previously known as the New Brunswick/PEI Militia District, and responsible for Army Reserves in NB and PEI, became 37 Canadian Brigade Group with responsibility of Army Reserves in New Brunswick and Newfoundland and Labrador.

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