84th Independent Field Battery

Unit Identification

84th Independent Field Battery

UBIQUE

"Everywhere"

QUO FAS ET GLORIA DUCUNT

"Whither right and glory lead"

  

Location

84th Independent Field Battery
82 Parade Street
Yarmouth, NS
B5A 4B3

84th Independent Field Battery

84th Independent Field Battery, 82 Parade Street, Yarmouth, NS

Join Our Team

Please do not hesitate to call us for more information. We would be pleased to review your resume, and have you visit us for a tour of our unit.

Our Team Recruiter

Name: Sergeant Catherine Hunt
Phone: 902-748-0184
Email: Catherine.hunt2@forces.gc.ca

Or contact

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

When We Train

We train from September to June on Tuesday evenings (7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.) and one weekend per month in Yarmouth.

From May to August, full-time summer employment is available.

Trades In Our Unit

Equipment

 Vehicles:

  • Medium Support Vehicle System (MSVS) Gun Tractor variant
  • MILCOTS Silverado

Weapons:

 
See a complete list of Vehicles and Weapons.

Who We Are

84th Independent Field Battery, Royal Canadian Artillery (1st Field Regiment) is a Primary Reserve artillery regiment of the Canadian Armed Forces. As an Artillery unit, they train their members to provide indirect fire in the support of Canadian Army operations.

Artillery Soldiers are responsible for surveillance, target acquisition, and indirect fire to engage the enemy. They also work to position, operate and maintain the guns and air defence weapons systems.

Artillery Officers provide indirect fire support, air defence, and surveillance and target acquisition in battle. In addition to field guns and rockets, missile systems and target acquisition systems, they are expected to become experts with a wide variety of technologically complex equipment.

We are citizen soldiers who volunteer to defend Canada through our participation in military training on a full-time and part-time basis.

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

  • Officer Commanding - Lieutenant-Colonel J.R. Woodgate, CD
  • Regimental Sergeant Major - Chief Warrant Officer E.P. Smith, CD

Contact Us

84th Independent Field Battery
82 Parade Street
PO Box 340
Yarmouth, NS
B5A 4B3

Phone: 902-742-5015
Email: Catherine.hunt2@forces.gc.ca

News

The newly re-designed 5th Canadian Division Support Group badge

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Gagetown, New Brunswick — A new visual identifier for 5th Canadian Division Support Group (5 CDSG) was unveiled on May 9th, 2018 during the 60th anniversary gala dinner for 5th Canadian Division Support Base Gagetown.
May 10, 2018

Soldiers from 4th Artillery Regiment

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Oromocto, New Brunswick — Canadian Army (CA) Reserve Force members may only serve part-time, but officers from one of the Army’s busiest centres say their help is both very much needed and highly valued.
April 27, 2018

The Medium Range Radar (MRR) system

Medium Range Radar: a portable, powerful addition to the Canadian Army toolbox

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April 19, 2018

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