39 Signal Regiment

Unit Information

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Swift, Skilled, Alert

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:  Master Seaman Brian Kim
Phone: 236-889-5436
Email:  39Sig.Recruiting@forces.gc.ca

Or contact

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

When We Train

Unit parade night: Wednesday evenings, 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. (September – June)
Unit parade weekend: Third weekend of each month (September – June)

Trades In Our Unit




Communications Equipment 

  • Mobile Satellite Unit
  • GATR inflatable satellite dish
  • AN-PRC 522 VHF radio
  •  Iridium satellite phone

See a complete list of Vehicles and Weapons.

Who We Are

39 Signal Regiment is the Army Reserve signal regiment of 39 Canadian Brigade Group with four squadrons garrisoned in Vancouver, Kelowna, Victoria, and Nanaimo B.C. 

Our mission is to provide rapid and secure communications and information technology support to units within 39 Canadian Brigade Group, thereby providing commanders with effective command and control over their troops.

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 K.A. Wickens, CD
  • Regimental Sergeant Major: Chief Warrant Officer A.C. Craigie, CD

Contact Us

39 Signal Regiment HQ and ‘A’ Squadron – Vancouver

MGen B.M. Hoffmeister Building
1775 West 1st Avenue,
Vancouver, B.C. V6J 0G7
Phone: 236-889-5436
Email: 39Sig.Recruiting@forces.gc.ca


39 Signal Regiment, B Squadron, 2 Troop – Victoria

Ashton Armoury
724 Vanalman Avenue,
Victoria, B.C.  V8Z 3B5
Phone: 250-363-6633
Email: 39Sig.Recruiting@forces.gc.ca

39 Signal Regiment, B Squadron, 1 Troop – Nanaimo

Building 1157
703 Nanaimo Lakes Road
Nanaimo, B.C.  V9R 7E3
Phone: 250-755-5383
Email: 39Sig.Recruiting@forces.gc.ca


39 Signal Regiment, C Squadron – Kelowna

Brigadier Angle Armoury
720 Lawrence Avenue
Kelowna, BC  V1Y 6L9
Phone: 236-889-5436
Email: 39Sig.Recruiting@forces.gc.ca


Gunner Brittany Heatherington is an Ontario reservist

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February 12, 2018

Alex Decoteau in police uniform, 1911

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Passchendaele, Belgium — On November 12, 2017, Canadians will participate in the Alex Decoteau Run, a 5K portion of the 16K Poppies’ Run taking place through the historic battlefield of Passchendaele in Belgium. This event is one of many held in 2017 to commemorate the centenary of the battle.
November 7, 2017

Soldiers  right before taking part in the Edmonton YWCA’s 2017 “Walk a Mile in Her Shoes” fundraiser

Swapping army boots for high heels for a worthy cause

Edmonton, Alberta — Over 400 men participated in Edmonton’s YWCA “Walk a Mile in Her Shoes” fundraiser on September 20, 2017, teetering along a downtown block in high heels to raise awareness and funds for survivors of domestic violence.
October 24, 2017

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Our History

39 Signal Regiment was tactically grouped on 1 April 2011.  It consists of:

  •  741 Signal Squadron in Esquimalt
  •  748 Signal Squadron in Nanaimo
  • 744 Signal Squadron in Vancouver
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