4 Engineer Support Regiment
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|4 Engineer Support Regiment
4e Régiment d'appui du génie
|Branch||Canadian Military Engineers|
|Size||Four squadrons. 450 pers (approx)|
|Part of||1st Canadian Division, 5th Canadian Division|
|Garrison/HQ||5 CDSB Gagetown|
|Commanding Officer||LCol C. Cotton, CD|
|Previous Commanding Officer||LCol W.A. Taylor, MSC, CD|
|Deputy Commanding Officer||Maj R.L. Horton, CD, PMP|
|Regimental Sergeant Major||CWO G. Martin, CD|
|Adjutant||Capt P. Reid|
4 Engineer Support Regiment is a regiment of the Canadian Military Engineers located at CFB Gagetown, New Brunswick. It is tasked to provide general engineer support to the whole of the Canadian Forces.
4 ESR was officially formed when 4 Combat Engineer Regiment returned from CFB Lahr in Germany when 4 Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group was stood down. 4 CER absorbed 22 Field Squadron, a detached and independent unit affiliated with 2 Combat Engineer Regiment. 22 Field Squadron was stationed in CFB Gagetown supporting the 2nd Battalion The Royal Canadian Regiment Battle Group, the Combat Training Centre and 4 CER in Germany.
The unit consists of Regimental Headquarters, 42 Horizontal Construction Squadron, 43 Counter Improvised Explosive Device Squadron, 45 Vertical Construction Squadron, and 48 Combat Service Support Squadron.
4 ESR ATD 12/13
Order of precedence
2 Combat Engineer Regiment
|4 Engineer Support Regiment||Succeeded by
5 Combat Engineer Regiment
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