4 Engineer Support Regiment


4 Engineer Support Regiment

Infobox Military Unit
unit_name=4 Engineer Support Regiment


caption=Cap badge of the Canadian Military Engineers
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country=Canada
branch=Canadian Military Engineers
type=Engineering support
role=
size=Three squadrons
command_structure=
garrison=CFB Gagetown
commander1=
commander1_label=Current commander
commander2=
commander2_label=Honourary Colonel
commander3=
commander3_label=Colonel-in-Chief
nickname=
motto=
march=
mascot=
anniversaries=
identification_symbol_4=4 ESR
identification_symbol_4_label=Abbreviation

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 Engineer Squadron which was already located at CFB Gagetown.

According to the unit website it consists of 41 Construction Squadron, 42 General Support Squadron, and 48 Administration Squadron; however, 2 Combat Engineer Regiment transferred back 22 Field Squadron which provides support to 2nd Battalion The Royal Canadian Regiment.


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