37 Signal Regiment

Unit Identification

37 Signal Regiment Badge

 

Location

Surgeon Lieutenant-Commander W. Anthony Paddon Building
Regimental Headquarters and 8 Squadron
115 the boulevard
St. John's, NL  A1A 0P5

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Barrack Green Armoury
2 Squadron
60 Broadview Avenue,
Saint John NB  E2L 5C5

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

St John’s  NL  

Name: Sgt Parkes
Phone: 709-733-3777
Email: P-SJS.ArmyReserveRecruiting@forces.gc.ca

Or contact

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

When We Train

September to June:

  • Thursday evenings
  • 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • one weekend per month.

Full-time summer employment is available from May to August.

Trades In Our Unit

Equipment

Vehicles :

  • Medium Support Vehicle System (MSVS)
  • Militarized Commercial Off-The-Shelf (MilCOTS)

See a list of Canadian Army weapons and vehicles.

Who We Are

As a unit of the Canadian Armed Forces, embodied in the Reserve Force and part of 37 Canadian Brigade Group (CBG), 37 Signal Regiment is made up of a Regimental Headquarters (RHQ) and two squadrons. The RHQ and a squadron designated 8 Squadron are located in St John's Newfoundland & Labrador and a second squadron designated 2 Squadron is located in Saint John, New Brunswick. The role of 37 Signal Regiment is to provide combat capable signallers and communication information service in support of CAF domestic and expeditionary operations.

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

  • Commanding Officer: Lieutenant-Colonel Alan Doody
  • Sergeant Major: Chief Warrant Officer Darren Sheppard

Contact Us

Surgeon Lieutenant-Commander W. Anthony Paddon Building
Regimental Headquarters and 8 Squadron
115 the boulevard
St. John's, NL  A1A 0P5

Phone: 709-733-3777

Barrack Green Armoury
2 Squadron
60 Broadview Avenue,
Saint John NB  E2L 5C5

Phone: 506-378-2969

News

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Ottawa, Ontario — The Canadian War Museum (CWM) is bringing the Second World War to life for students across the country with a new “Discovery Box” of artifacts designed to stimulate discussion in the classroom.
October 22, 2019

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

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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.
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Our History

37 Signal Regiment was officially established in May 2012. It is an amalgamation of the former 728 Communication Squadron based in St John's Newfoundland & Labrador and 722 Communication Squadron based in Saint John New Brunswick.  

2 Squadron

Based in Saint John New Brunswick, 2 squadron's lineage can be traced back to 25 March 1904 giving it claim to the oldest signals squadron in the Commonwealth, and as such its unofficial motto is "Primus Inter Pares" (First Among Equals).

8 Squadron

Currently being researched.

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