The King’s Own Calgary Regiment (RCAC)

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Unit Indentification

The King's Own Calgary Regiment Badge

Onward

Location

Mewata Armoury
801 - 11 Street SW
Calgary, AB  T2P 2C4

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

Phone: 310-ARMY (2769) 
Email : 41CBG.Recruiting.Cgy@forces.gc.ca

Or contact

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

When We Train

September to June:

  • Wednesday evenings
  • 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • one weekend per month.

Full-time summer employment is available from May to August.

Who We Are

The King's Own Calgary Regiment (RCAC), located at the Mewata Armoury in Calgary, Alberta is a Reserve force Armoured corp unit that provides reconnaissance support for 41 Canadian Brigade Group.

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 Darryl Watts
  • Regimental Sergeant-Major - Chief Warrant Officer Troy MacGillivray

Contact Us

The King's Own Calgary Regiment (RCAC)
Mewata Armoury
801 - 11 Street SW
Calgary, AB  T2P 2C4

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Our History

The King's Own Calgary Regiment (RCAC) originated in Calgary, Alberta on April 1, 1910, when the 103rd Regiment Calgary Rifles was authorized to be formed. On  March 15, 1920 it was reorganized as two separate regiments, designated The Alberta Regiment (now The South Alberta Light Horse) and The Calgary Regiment.

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