National Defence and the Canadian Forces

4th Canadian Division

31 Canadian Brigade Group


All branches of the Army Reserve are open to men and women; however, like any employer, we have certain criteria you have to meet. You must:

  • Be a Canadian Citizen;
  • Be of good character;
  • Meet the minimum age requirements for your entry plan;
  • Meet all minimum educational requirements for your entry plan;
  • Meet all medical and enrolment standards;
  • Successfully complete the pre-enrolement fitness evaluation;

For more details, and to visit the Royal Hamilton Light Infantry, contact: The Royal Hamilton Light Infantry Recruiting Office at (905) 972-4000, ext. 2161. The John Weir Foote, VC Armoury - which is names after a famous "Riley", at 200 James Street North, is open Tuesday evenings when the Regiment conducts weekly training.

The Canadian Forces Recuiting Centre at 100 Main St. East, (905) 972-4011 is another local source of information on the Militia - Canada's Army Reserve.

Further Details

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