Recce Squadron Headquarters

Officer Commanding: Maj Jeff Brown

Second-in-Command: Capt Philip Buckingham

Battle Captain: Capt Tim McHugh

Squadron Sergeant-Major: MWO Scott Brown
SQ: WO Martin Levis

Squadron News

No Pride on the Prairie – Ex PRAIRIE STORMFriday, June 22, 2018
Lord Strathcona’s Horse (Royal Canadians) Recce Squadron sent a Raven MUAS patrol to Exercise PRAIRIE STORM in CFB Suffield from 22 May - 04 June 2018 to augment our affiliated Regiment, the Royal Lancers (UK).
Ex WESTERN CREWMAN 2017Wednesday, June 14, 2017
In late April, Second Troop from Recce Sqn headed across the Rockies to support Ex WESTERN CREWMAN (WC) 17, a Primary Reserve Exercise designed to train units from 39 and 41 Canadian Brigade Groups.
Blood, Sweat and CQCBWednesday, June 14, 2017
On May 8th, 2017, soldiers from the Regiment, supplemented by infanteers from 1 PPCLI, came together to begin Close Quarters Combat – Basic (CQCB) training.
Ex STEELE SKADE 2017 OverviewTuesday, March 21, 2017
In late February, Recce Sqn organized and ran a Basic Winter Warfare serial to qualify soldiers in the Regiment. With 51 candidates and another 45 support personnel participating in the training, it constituted a sizeable Regimental effort.
Counter-insurgency in CZAR-PROVOST corridorTuesday, November 8, 2016
Well-fed and rested after the Thanksgiving Holiday, Recce Squadron re-deployed to Wainwright on 11 October to begin a manoeuvre exercise outside of the usual Wainwright Training Area.
Ex STEELE SABRE - 4/3rd (US) Cavalry Squadron VisitTuesday, November 8, 2016
At the end of September, the Regiment deployed on Exercise STEELE SABRE, an exercise designed to continue the Readiness training that culminated in the year’s earlier Exercise MAPLE RESOLVE.
C-16 Operator Course Live FireWednesday, August 31, 2016
On 29 August, Recce Squadron deployed a small team to 3 CDSB Wainwright to qualify a new crop of nine C-16 gunners for the Regiment.
The Regiment at the Calgary Stampede and Spruce MeadowsMonday, August 29, 2016
Another year has come for the 100 man Honor Guard for the Calgary Stampede and Spruce Meadows and in 2016 Recce Sqn, with attachments from across the Regiment, followed in the steps of this rich tradition.
Ex STEELE BEASTS – A Recce Sqn PerspectiveMonday, April 18, 2016
Usually at 0200hrs, troops want nothing more than to be anywhere but their Regiment. Friday at 0200hrs on February 26th 2016, however, was a different story for those showing up for their chance to travel to Texas.