Les Fusiliers du St-Laurent

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"I am on guard"

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 Simon-Guillaume Lévesque
Phone: 418-722-3260, Ext, 2878
Email: simon-guillaume.levesque@forces.gc.ca

Or contact

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

Who We Are

Les Fusiliers du St-Laurent is one of the oldest infantry regiments in Canada. Most of its members train as soldiers on a part-time basis. The majority of them are students or civilian workers. Since its founding in 1869, the regiment has participated in the two world wars and in numerous peacekeeping operations with the United States and has provided assistance to the civil authorities in operations such as the ice storm. The regiment today has over 200 members, divided into three companies located in the cities of Rivière-du-Loup, Rimouski and Matane. As a Reserve unit, the role of Les Fusiliers du St-Laurent is to support the Regular Force in fulfilling Canada's defence commitments with professionalism.

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: Lieutenant-Colonel Steeve McCarthy, CD
  • Sergeant Major: Chief Warrant Officer Berthier Dubé, CD

Contact Us

Les Fusiliers du St-Laurent Matane
374 St-Jérôme Ave
Matane , QC
G4W 3B2

Phone: 418-562-1096


Les Fusiliers du St-Laurent Rivière du Loup
327 Thériault Blvd
Rivière-du-Loup, QC
G5R 5E4

Phone: 418-862-2400

Les Fusiliers du St-Laurent Rimouski
77 2nd Street West
Rimouski, QC
G5L 4X3 

Phone: 418-722-3260
Toll-Free: 1-866- 637-3334


Corporal (Retired) Hyacinth Telfer

She listened to her ‘Madda,’ enjoyed 20 years in the Army and 17 as a Defence civilian employee

Ottawa, Ontario — Even Corporal (Retired) Hyacinth Telfer has to admit that her “Madda” did know best after all.
March 21, 2018

Major Karine Thibault, Co-ordinator of Canadian Forces Base/Area Support Unit St-Jean

An Army of Internet users in Quebec takes part in Exercise YOGA 2018

Montreal, QC — On March 8, 2018, across Quebec, members of the Defence Team and thousands of Internet users took part in Exercise YOGA 2018 – a time for relaxation and well-being. The purpose was to mark International Women’s Day while promoting the importance of physical fitness and mental health.
March 19, 2018

, Ceremonial Guard members stand ready to parade

You could be a part of the Changing of the Guard on Parliament Hill

Ottawa, Ontario — If you have ever visited Parliament Hill in downtown Ottawa on a summer day, you may have seen the men and women of the Ceremonial Guard (CG) in scarlet uniforms with towering bearskin hats as they marched with precision to the sound of an accompanying military band.
March 15, 2018

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Our History

The official history of Les Fusiliers du St-Laurent can be found at the Directorate of History and Heritage website.

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