1 Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group
1 Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group (1 CMBG) is an Army Regular Force formation of 3rd Canadian Division and is headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta.
Our mission is: “
1 CMBG will generate, employ and sustain combined-arms combat forces for operations in the service of Canada.”
Our vision statement is: “
1 CMBG is ready to fight and win on the modern battlefield. Rapidly deployable, decisive and aggressive,
1 CMBG soldiers are flexible in mind and action, mentally and physically resilient and relentless in the pursuit of excellence. Intelligent, tough and compassionate, our actions are always beyond reproach, serving as an example to all with whom we interact. We accomplish the mission and take care of one another and our families, always putting service before self.
- 1st Regiment Royal Canadian Horse Artillery
- Lord Strathcona's Horse (Royal Canadians)
- 1st Battalion, Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry
- 2nd Battalion, Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry
- 3rd Battalion, Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry
- 1 Combat Engineer Regiment
- 1 Service Battalion
- 1 Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group Headquarters and Signal Squadron
Colonel W.H. Fletcher
Chief Warrant Officer W. Crabb
1 Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group has traditions which date back to May 1911, when the 1st Canadian Infantry Brigade was allocated to the 1st Division of the Non-Permanent Active Militia. Even before that date the 1st Brigade had existed independently as a formation of the Canadian Militia.
1 Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group Headquarters
Building 400, Italy Crescent
PO Box 10500 Station Forces
Soldier's View: Master Bombardier Nicolas Thomson is currently deployed on Operation REASSURANCE as part of the Forward Observation Officer Detachment.
November 18, 2016
On the occasion of Defender of Ukraine Day, several Lviv area schools invited Canadian soldiers currently deployed to Ukraine on Operation UNIFIER to visit with their students and staff.
October 24, 2016
Soldiers of the Third Battalion, Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry hosted 27 hockey players on Oct. 1 at 3rd Canadian Division Support Base Edmonton.
October 19, 2016
Around 500 members of the LdSH (RC) worked on individual and collective skills for the ongoing objective of operational readiness for the Canadian Army.
October 6, 2016
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