The Royal Canadian Hussars (Montreal)

Unit Identification

Royal Canadian Hussars Badge

“Not for ourselves but for our country” 

Army Reserve

Graphic: Joanna Gajdicar

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

Phone: 514-496-2024, Ext. 1

Or contact

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

When We Train

We generally parade on Tuesday evenings between 7:00 pm -10:00 pm.

Who We Are

The Royal Canadian Hussars (Montreal) or the RCH is a Reserve armoured reconnaissance regiment belonging to the 34 Brigade Group of Canada. The RCH’s mission is to support the Regular Force in executing its peacetime duties, including periodic operational deployments, peacekeeping operations and civil government support operations.

The Regiment currently consists of five cavalry units and one armoured regiment, namely the Royal Montreal Cavalry, the 5th Dragoons, the 6th Duke of Connaught’s Royal Canadian Hussars, the 11th Argenteuil Rangers, the 17th Duke of York’s Royal Canadian Hussars and the 1st Motor Machine Gun Brigade.

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 Funk
  • Regimental Sergeant-Major - Chief Warrant Officer C. O’Donnell

Contact Us

The Royal Canadian Hussars
4185 Côte-des-Neiges
Montreal, QC

Phone: 514-496-2014


Corporal (Retired) Hyacinth Telfer

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March 21, 2018

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

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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 the Royal Canadian Hussars (Montreal) can be found at the Directorate of History and Heritage website.

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