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1 Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group (1 CMBG)

1 Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group (1 CMBG) is a formation of the Canadian Army. There are eight units in the brigade group: an armoured regiment, artillery regiment, combat engineer regiment, headquarters and signals squadron, two mechanized and one light infantry battalions and a service battalion. Brigade Group headquarters is located in Edmonton, Alberta.



Three other regular force units work closely with 1 CMBG, although they are not officially part of it: 408 Tactical Helicopter Squadron, 1 Field Ambulance and 1 Military Police Platoon.

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