The North Saskatchewan Regiment

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The North Saskatchewan Regiment

Sergeant Hugh Cairns VC Armoury, 930 Idylwyld Dr North, Saskatoon, SK S7L 0Z6

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 Mark Calow
Phone: 306-934-8507

Or contact

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

When We Train

Unit Parade Night: Tuesday evenings: 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm.
Generally, 5 to 8 Field Training Events per year and various community relation events.

Trades In Our Unit




  • Medium Support Vehicle System (MSVS)
  • Military Commercial Off-self (MilCOTS)

See a complete list of Weapons and Vehicles.

Who We Are

The North Saskatchewan Regiment (N Sask R) is a Primary Reserve Infantry Unit. We train to augment Regular Force Units, are prepared to provide aide to civilian powers, as well as train individually and collectively as a Unit.   

The North Saskatchewan Regiment is always looking to hire intelligent, hardworking people, who want to work as part of a bigger team. Primarily, new members are High School or University students to work one evening a week and one or two weekends a month during the school year. There are also many opportunities for full-time work during the summer months.

Command Team

  • Commanding Officer: Lieutenant-Colonel T.N.M Mykytiuk
  • Regimental Sergeant Major: Chief Warrant Officer R. Bellisle

Contact Us

North Saskatchewan Regiment/Saskatoon
The North Saskatchewan Regiment
Sergeant Hugh Cairns VC Armoury
930 Idylwyld Drive North
Saskatoon, SK
S7L 0Z6

Phone: 306-934-8507


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Our History

This Reserve Force regiment originated on July 3, 1905 and incorporates the following regiments and engineer company.

The North Saskatchewan Regiment originated in Regina, Saskatchewan on July 3, 1905, when  The 16th Mounted Rifles  was authorized to be formed. It was redesignated:  The16th Light Horse” on October 1, 1908; and  16th Canadian Light Horse on March 15, 1920.

Continue reading: The North Saskatchewan History.

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