3e Battalion, Royal 22e Régiment

Royal 22e Régiment Badge

3e Battalion, Royal 22e Régiment (3 R22eR), is a light infantry battalion that generates forces capable of operating in complex environments in order to carry out the various mandates with which it is entrusted. At the operational and strategic level, members of 3 R22eR are able to deploy rapidly as a result of their high level of training.

The unit is in charge of maintaining airborne capabilities, and it also develops Canadian amphibious capabilities and is able to use any platform at its disposal to insert itself into its area of operations. 3e Battalion is a combative, cohesive unit that can operate along a coastline, in an urban environment, in mountainous areas, in the jungle and under arctic conditions.

The official history of 3e Battalion, Royal 22e Régiment can be found at the Directorate of History and Heritage website.

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

5 Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group Headquarters
2nd Canadian Division Support Base Valcartier
P.O. Box 1000, Succ Forces
Courcelette, QC G0A 4Z0


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