3rd Canadian Division Support Group

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Colonel S.M Lacroix

Colonel S.M Lacroix

Sergeant Major

Chief Warrant Officer J.M. Doppler, MMM, CD

Chief Warrant Officer
J.M. Doppler


3rd Canadian Division Support Group Headquarters
3rd Canadian Division Support Base Edmonton
PO Box 10500 Station Forces
Edmonton, AB
T5J 4J5

Map - CFB Edmonton/Steele Barracks 

Capt. Denny Brown
Public Affairs Officer
(780) 973-4011 ext: 8018

Runners warm up

Participants warm up before the annual Loops for Troops charity event held at Canadian Forces Base Edmonton.

3rd Canadian Division Support Group (3 CDSG) is headquartered at 3rd Canadian Support Base Edmonton (3 CDSB Edmonton). As a formation, 3 CDSG takes care of the baseline institutional support such as infrastructure, ranges and training areas, personnel services and technical services.

Personnel services include support such as the garrison orderly room, releases, language training and career transitioning. Technical services include support such as clothing stores, base maintenance, base traffic and snow and ice removal. There are more than 2000 civilian and military personnel who work hard every day to support the mission of 3 CDSG. 

Bases and Units in 3 CDSG

3 CDSG News

3rd Canadian Division Support Group Change of Command Ceremony

Media are invited to attend the 3rd Canadian Division Support Group’s (3 CDSG) Change of Command Ceremony held at the Edmonton City Hall, June 24, 2015.
June 23, 2015

Soldiers outside the doors of City Hall Medicine Hat

Canadian and British soldiers parade for Freedom of the City

On April 23rd, the City of Medicine Hat granted Canadian Forces Base (CFB) Suffield and British Army Training Unit Suffield (BATUS) Freedom of the City.
April 28, 2015

CFB Suffield and British Army Training Unit Suffield exercise Freedom of the City in Medicine Hat, Alberta

The City of Medicine Hat has today granted Canadian Forces Base (CFB) Suffield and British Army Training Unit Suffield (BATUS) Freedom of the City. Lead by Base Commander CFB Suffield, Lieutenant-Colonel Sean Hackett and Commander BATUS, Colonel Jim Landon, the two units exercised their right by marching through the streets of the city as crowds cheered and applauded.
April 23, 2015

Left to right, Outgoing Commander 3 CDSG Colonel Derek Macaulay, 3rd Division Commander, Brigadier-General Wayne Eyre, and incoming Commander 3 CDSG Lieutenant-Colonel Robert Thompson.

3 CDSG Command changes hands

On Monday March 23rd, The 3rd Canadian Division Support Group (3 CDSG) Change of Command ceremony took place to mark the departure of outgoing Commander, Colonel Derek Macaulay and to welcome incoming Commander, Lieutentant-Colonel Robert Thompson.
April 7, 2015

Presentation of  first licence plate

Plate raises money for troops

The Support Our Troops licence plate, first introduced on July 22, helps raise funds for Alberta military personnel and their families.
December 2, 2014

Soldiers in high heels

Walk a Mile in Her Shoes

In the heart of downtown Edmonton, members from 3 CDSG strutted their stuff in fluorescent pumps as part of the Walk a Mile in Her Shoes® event.
October 29, 2014

2014 Army Run in Ottawa.

No Ordinary Race

On September 21st, more than 25,000 Canadians participated in the fastest growing race in the country, the Canadian Army Run. Since the event began in 2008, over a million dollars has been raised to support Soldier On and the Military Families Fund.
October 20, 2014

Professional riders race in Tour of Alberta

Tour of Alberta sprints through 3 CDSB Edmonton

On September 5, the Garrison runway was the finish line for the 3rd Stage of the Tour of Alberta. 118 cyclists representing 19 countries travelled to Alberta to compete in one of Canada’s biggest professional cycling stage races
October 20, 2014

3rd Canadian Division Support Group Photos

Edmonton Garrison Photos - Flickr


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