84th Independent Field Battery

84th Independent Field Battery




"Whither right and glory lead"

82 Parade Street
Yarmouth, NS
B5A 4B3

84th Independent Field Battery

84th Independent Field Battery

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

Name: Recruiting Office Yarmouth
Phone: 902-748-0184
Email: Catherine.hunt2@forces.gc.ca

Or contact

Phone: 1-800-856-8488
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When We Train

September to June:

  • Tueday evenings
  • 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • one weekend per month in Yarmouth.

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

Trades In Our Unit




  • Medium Support Vehicle System (MSVS) Gun Tractor variant
  • Militarized Commercial Off-The-Shelf (MilCOTS) Silverado

See a list of Canadian Army weapons and vehicles.

84th Independent Field Battery, Royal Canadian Artillery (1st Field Regiment) is a Primary Reserve artillery regiment of the Canadian Armed Forces. As an Artillery unit, they train their members to provide indirect fire in the support of Canadian Army operations.

Artillery Soldiers are responsible for surveillance, target acquisition, and indirect fire to engage the enemy. They also work to position, operate and maintain the guns and air defence weapons systems.

Artillery Officers provide indirect fire support, air defence, and surveillance and target acquisition in battle. In addition to field guns and rockets, missile systems and target acquisition systems, they are expected to become experts with a wide variety of technologically complex equipment.

We are citizen soldiers who volunteer to defend Canada through our participation in military training on a full-time and part-time basis.

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:

  • Officer Commanding - Lieutenant-Colonel G.D. Gallant, CD
  • Regimental Sergeant Major - Chief Warrant Officer A.J. DeGruchy, CD

84th Independent Field Battery
82 Parade Street
PO Box 340
Yarmouth, NS B5A 4B3

Phone: 902-742-5015
Email: Catherine.hunt2@forces.gc.ca

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