National Defence and the Canadian Forces

Joint Task Force Central & Land Force Central Area

31 Canadian Brigade Group

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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...

City of Hamilton Web Site

... and of their expansion into ...
City of Burlington Web Site

What's New ...

62 Royal Hamilton Light Infantry Cadet Corps

RHLI Change Of RSM 2014

RHLI Assist
At Cpl Nathan Cirillo Funeral


Oldest RILEY
Turns 100!!!

Dieppe Memorial Service
19 Aug 2014

LCol Stepaniuk receives
Prestigious Foreign Award

13th Ceremonial Guard
Battle of Ridgeway Commemoration
01 June 2014

13th Ceremonial Guard
Annual Black Powder Shoot
May 2014

4th Annual Veteran's Salmon Derby
14 June 2014

Trooping Video
now online
15 Sep 2012

Private Riley Song Link

RHLI Association Update
30 May 2014

The Library ...

VIDEO - Trooping Video
now online
15 Sep 2012

VIDEO - Private Riley Song Link

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

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
on their new website!

RHLI Recruiting
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Donate To The Afghanistan Repatriation Memorial

Give Honour To Those Who Gave!

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