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  • Applications for the Beaverbrook Vimy Prize are now open

    Westmount, Quebec – 17 March 2024: The Beaverbrook Vimy Prize (BVP) is a unique learning experience in Belgium and France, awarded to outstanding youth between 15-17 years of age. Through this 10-day…

  • RIP: Comrade Leslie “Les” Newman

    Westmount, Quebec: 24 February 2024: The RMR Foundation regrets to announce the death of Comrade Leslie “Les” Newman, a longtime active member of RMR Association (Branch 14), Royal Canadian Legion. His obituary…

  • Not Forgotten

    Westmount, Quebec – 23 December 2023: This is an update to the original story about ‘the kindness of strangers’ that highlights the importance and strength of inter-regimental bonds. In October 2020 the…

  • Lest We Forget: French village honours the RMR for liberation 105 years ago

    Westmount, QC – 22 December 2023: The town of Sains-les-Marquion, France held their annual Remembrance Day service at 11h00 on 11 November 2023 where they specifically honoured The Royal Montreal Regiment (RMR)…

  • RSM badges Pointe-Claire Cadets

    Westmount, 18 December 2023: On Saturday 16 December 2023, the Regimental Sergeant-Major (RSM) of the RMR, Master Warrant Officer James Quesnel, was invited by Royal Canadian Army Cadet Corps 2806 Pointe-Claire (RMR)…

  • History of the Canadian Army in Afghanistan now available

    Westmount, Quebec – 29 November 2023: DND has published the official history of the Canadian Army in Afghanistan. The following is taken directly from their website where you can download all three…

  • Chantal Clabrough wins Governor General’s Award for Excellence in Teaching History

    Westmount, Quebec – 25 November 2023: The Royal Montreal Regiment Foundation is pleased to report than Chantal Clabrough, the Westmount High School educator who has been producing educational content for the Je…

  • Rare Photos of No 7 Company 14th CEF (RMR) donated to RMR Museum

    Westmount, Quebec – 22 November 2023:  Thanks to the thoughtfulness of retired Black Watch Sergeant Hugh Lawson, another piece of the RMR’s historical puzzle is being fitted into place with the recent…

  • Reflecting on Remembrance Day

    Westmount, Quebec – 25 October 2023: The following was taken from a communication written by Warrant Officer Jonathan Carson explaining the significance of Remembrance Day parades to RMR soldiers. The editor consider…

  • 100-year Old Recording of the RMR band

    Westmount, Quebec – 09 September 2023: While researching for the RMR Museum, Captain (ret’d) Hamilton Slessor discovered a link to a performance of Alford’s march “The Great Little Army” performed in 1922…