Order of precedence

Regular Force:

Preceded by:
Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry
Royal 22e Regiment Succeeded by:
Governor General's Foot Guards
(see note below)

Reserve Force:

Preceded by:
Le Regiment de la Chaudiere
4e Bataillon, Royal 22e Regiment (Chateauguay) Succeeded by:
6e Bataillon, Royal 22e Regiment
Preceded by:
4e Bataillon, Royal 22e Regiment (Chateauguay)
6e Bataillon, Royal 22e Regiment Succeeded by:
Les Fusiliers Mont-Royal

Note: The Royal 22e Regiment is last in precedence of Regular Force infantry regiments, and is immediately succeeded by the Governor General's Foot Guards, first in precedence of the Reserve infantry regiments.


Le Royal 22e Regiment
Active 14 October 1914-
Country Canada
Branch Canadian Forces Land Force Command
Type Line Infantry
Role Mechanized Infantry (two battalions)
Light Role Infantry/Paratroop (one battalion)
Reserve (two battalions)
Size Five battalions
Part of Royal Canadian Infantry Corps
Garrison/HQ Le siege social - Quebec City
1er Bataillon - Valcartier
2e Bataillon - Quebec City
3e Bataillon - Valcartier
4e Batallion - Laval
6e Batallion - Saint-Hyacinthe
Nickname The Van Doos
Motto Je me souviens (I Remember)
March Quick: Vive la Canadienne
Slow: Marche lente du Royal 22e Regiment
Mascot Goat named Baptiste X
Colonel en Chef HM The Queen
Colonel du Regiment General Maurice Baril, CMM, MSM, CD
Plume Red
Left of Bearskin cap

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