3rd Battalion, The Royal Canadian Regiment

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Unit Identification

The Royal Canadian Regiment crest


"For Country"

Capain Erik Temple stands beside a CT-156 Harvard II aircraft.

Who We Are

3rd Battalion, The Royal Canadian Regiment is a regular force light infantry battalion, part of the 4th Canadian Division's 2 Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group.

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.

Phone: 1-800-856-8488

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Command Team

Commander, 3rd Battalion, The Royal Canadian Regiment

Commander: Lieutenant-Colonel Kris Reeves

Sergeant Major, 3rd Battalion, The Royal Canadian Regiment

Sergeant Major: Chief Warrant Officer Jack Durnford MMM, CD

Our History

The Royal Canadian Regiment was formed as The Infantry School Corps on 21 December 1883. Since that date, the Regiment has been involved in nearly every conflict and operation which has seen the deployment of Canadian Forces units or personnel.

Find out more about this regiment’s history.


For information about the vehicles and weapons used by the Canadian Army visit our Equipment page.

Contact Us

3rd Battalion, The Royal Canadian Regiment
Foulkes Barracks
PO Box 9999 Stn Main
Petawawa ON K8H 2X3

Hours of Operation: Monday–Friday, 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m

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