National Defence and the Canadian Forces

Joint Task Force Central & Land Force Central Area

31 Canadian Brigade Group

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New Interactive Kit Display

Check out what types of kit and equipment The Royal Hamilton Light Infanteer gets the opportunity to train with.

Visit our Interactive Kit Display to get close-ups and descriptions.

Is this where you see your future?

Be sure to give our Recruiting Officer a call:
(ask for Recruiting 8 am - 4 pm)

Looking for an exciting job with some purpose?

The RHLI offers challenging, exciting and rewarding opportunities in both Burlington and Hamilton for full-time summer or part-time year-round careers with a beginning pay of $85.00/day. Be sure to visit your local recruiting office, or contact the RHLI in Burlington (905-634-0711, or 905-971-1742) or in Hamilton (905-972-4001).

No prior experience is necessary; we will train you. The BMQ (Basic Military Qualification) Course will introduce you to life as a soldier. You will be taught how to use the C7 Canadian Service Rifle. You will learn skills such as navigation and basic fieldcraft. You will also learn job-transferable skills such as teamwork, self-discipline, and first aid.

The Royal Hamilton Light Infantry is proud of being "Hamilton's" Regiment...

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... and of their expansion into ...
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What's New ...

RHLI Association Update
30 May 2014

September 21 - Change of RSM
Click Here for a Program

Canada Post RHLI 150th Commemorative Stamp

Canada Post RHLI 150th Commemorative Stamp Ordering Form

Book - THE FIGHTING RILEYS The Royal Hamilton Light Infantry (Wentworth Regiment) 1862 - 2012

Order Form

Are you a Canadian veteran of a United Nations mission? You now have your own Association! Visit For local information, contact

Available??? Yes they are, our 150th Anniversary Commemorative Bayonet

The RHLI 150th Commemorative Sword


The RHLI 13th Battalion Ceremonial Guard

The RHLI - 150 Years of Service

Of Interest ...

New information about the RHLI Association and their services!

Find out about our
Royal Canadian Army Cadets
an adventure is waiting!

RHLI Recruiting
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Donate To The Afghanistan Repatriation Memorial

Give Honour To Those Who Gave!

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Aux termes de la Loi sur les langues officielles, l'information publiée sur ce site est destinée à une clientèle précise, dans une région géographique déterminée, et n'est affichée qu'en anglais. Vous trouverez des renseignements généraux sur le site du MDN/des FC dans les deux langues officielles.

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