37 Canadian Brigade Group

Unit Identification

37 Canadian Brigade Group Badge

 “United we are stronger” 


PO Box 6100 Stn LCD1
Moncton, New Brunswick  E1C 9L4

Army Reserve

Graphic: Joanna Gajdicar

Join Our Team

Looking for full-time or part-time work? We are hiring and provide excellent career opportunities. Please do not hesitate to call or email our recruiter who will be pleased to answer any questions you may have and provide direction on how to apply to our Regiment.

Our Team Recruiter

Saint John NB

Name: Sgt Leo Richard
Phone: 506-721-0512
Email: Leo.Richard@forces.gc.ca

Moncton NB

Name:  Sgt Darren Spicer
Phone:  506-860-5500, Ext. 5529
Email:   Darren.Spicer@forces.gc.ca

Bathurst NB

Name: Sgt Maurice Simon
Phone: 506-549-6005
Email: Maurice.Simon@forces.gc.ca

Fredericton NB

Name: Sgt Erik Tiidus
Phone: 506-292-2254
Email: Erik.Tiidus@forces.gc.ca

Edmundston NB

Name:  Sgt  Francois-Michel Saucier
Phone: 506-735-1485
Email: Francois-Michel.Saucier2@forces.gc.ca

St John's NL

Name: Sgt Sarah Parkes
Phone: 709-733-3777 / 709-733-3901
Email: Sarah.Parkes@forces.gc.ca

Corner Brook NL

Name: Sgt Steven Smith
Phone: 709-637-4581
Email: Steven.Smith5@forces.gc.ca

Or contact

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

When We Train

The Brigade Headquarters, located in Moncton, New Brunswick, is a full time unit staffed 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. In addition, staff will work evenings or weekends as required by their duties. The Brigade’s Reserve units have small full time staffs that work throughout the week. Training hours for the part-time Reserve training conducted by each unit is detailed on the unit pages linked below.

Trades In Our Unit

(not all trades available in all locations or units)



  • Medium Support Vehicle System (MSVS)
  • Militarized Commercial Off-The-Shelf (MilCOTS)
  • Light Support Vehicle System (LSVS)
  • Light Utility Vehicle Wheeled (LUVW)
  • Tactical Armoured patrol vehicle (TAPV)

See a list of Canadian Army weapons and vehicles.

Who We Are

37 Canadian Brigade Group is an Army Reserve Formation of 5th Canadian Division and is headquartered in Moncton, New Brunswick.

The majority of 37 CBG soldiers serve part-time, while maintaining full-time jobs, studies and families.

Made up of nine units and a brigade headquarters, 37 CBG has about has approximately 1400 soldiers in Moncton, Saint John, Bathurst, Fredericton, Edmundston, St John's and Corner Brook. These units represent all the major roles and trades in the Canadian Army.


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

  • Commander: Colonel Alex Brennan
  • Sergeant-Major: Chief Warrant Officer Dan Murphy

Contact Us

37 Canadian Brigade Group
PO Box 6100 Stn LCD1
Moncton, New Brunswick  E1C 9L4

Phone: 506-860-5500, Ext. 5109
Fax: 506-860-5413


Elder Charles Sewell stands outside 5th Canadian Divison Support Base Gagetown

Gagetown Indigenous elder making an impact

Oromocto, New Brunswick — An Indigenous elder is not necessarily elderly. 5th Canadian Division Support Base Gagetown (5 CDSB) is fortunate to have an elder-in-residence who is only in his 40s. His name is Charles Sewell.
July 20, 2020

LCol Taylor with Charles Coy CIMIC and Psy Ops teams and interpreters

Trained to lead

Antigonish, Nova Scotia — Lieutenant Colonel Eleanor Taylor never set out to be a pioneer. What she did want as a Grade Eleven student in 1994 was to find an exciting career. And when she stumbled across a Royal Military College pamphlet in her high school guidance counsellor’s office, her path to becoming a trailblazer in the Canadian Army (CA) was set in motion.   
March 12, 2020

Marjorie Whitcomb (née Horsnell)

Celebrating a Nursing Sister’s service

Saint John, New Brunswick — International Women’s Day creates an opportunity to highlight the contributions of the many Canadian women who have served, like Marjorie Whitcomb (née Horsnell). Attracted by a sense of adventure, Marjorie joined the Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps as a Nursing Sister in 1949 at the age of 23.
March 9, 2020

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Our History

37 Canadian Brigade Group (CBG) Headquarters was created in Moncton on April 1, 1997 when a reorganization of the Atlantic Militia Area took place. What was previously known as the New Brunswick/PEI Militia District, and responsible for Army Reserves in NB and PEI, became 37 Canadian Brigade Group with responsibility of Army Reserves in New Brunswick and Newfoundland and Labrador.

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