37 Signal Regiment

Unit Identification

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As a unit of the Canadian Armed Forces, embodied in the Reserve Force and part of 37 Canadian Brigade Group (CBG), 37 Signal Regiment is made up of a Regimental Headquarters (RHQ) and two squadrons.  The RHQ and a squadron designated 8 Squadron are located in St John's Newfoundland & Labrador and a second squadron designated 2 Squadron is located in Saint John, New Brunswick. The role of 37 Signal Regiment is to provide combat capable signallers and communication information service in support of CAF domestic and expeditionary operations.

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Command Team

Commanding Officer - Lieutenant-Colonel Kirk Smith
Sergeant Major - Chief Warrant Officer Dan Murphy

Our History

37 Signal Regiment was officially established in May 2012. It is an amalgamation of the former 728 Communication Squadron based in St John's Newfoundland & Labrador and 722 Communication Squadron based in Saint John New Brunswick.  

2 Squadron

Based in Saint John New Brunswick, 2 squadron's lineage can be traced back to 25 March 1904 giving it claim to the oldest signals squadron in the Commonwealth, and as such its unofficial motto is "Primus Inter Pares" (First Among Equals).

8 Squadron

Currently being researched.

Join Our Unit

Join the 37 Signal Regiment at the Canadian Forces recruiting website.

When We Train

37 Signal Regiment trains from September through to June on Thursday evenings (7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.) and one weekend per month.


For more information about the vehicles and weapons used by the Canadian Army, visit our Equipment page.

Contact Us

Regimental Headquarters and 8 Squadron:
37 Signal Regiment
PO Box 2028
St. John's NL A1C 6B5
Phone: 709-570-4701

2 Squadron
37 Signal Regiment
Barrack Green Armoury
60 Broadview Avenue
Saint John NB E2L 5C5
Phone: 506-637-7800

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