4 Engineer Support Regiment

Unit Identification

4 Engineer Support Regiment Badge

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4 Engineer Support Regiment (4 ESR) is the Army’s best combat engineers across the spectrum of close and general engineer support. The Regiment is trained and ready to deploy on short notice to support Canadians at home, fight and win against an enemy abroad, and all possibilities in between. The soldiers and officers of 4 ESR maintain a high level of technical and tactical knowledge and ability that supports the efforts of our higher commander to achieve mission success. The environment in the Regiment inspires and motivates the soldiers and officers to achieve their full potential and build cohesive teams. 

Command Team

Commanding Officer - Lieutenant-Colonel William Dixon
Sergeant Major - Chief Warrant Officer Gerald J. Dale

Our History

4 Engineer Support Regiment originated in Lahr, Germany on 17 June 1977, when '4 Combat Engineer Regiment' was authorized to be formed. It was redesignated: '4th Engineer Support Regiment' on 4 September 1992; and '4 Engineer Support Regiment' on 30 September 1993.

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Contact Us

4 Engineer Support Regiment
PO Box 17000 Stn Forces
Oromocto, NB E2V 4J5
Phone: 506-422-2000, Ext. 2334

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