March 19, 2020

This is for all Association Members (this includes past members of the GGFG, current serving members and their families whether they are paying members or not) and many of our members are part of the most vulnerable groups to COVID-19.

The GGFG RA stands ready to assis...

October 9, 2019

Fellow Guardsmen,

Please be advised that, coinciding with the GGFG Regimental Association Reunion on 16 November 2019, we will be holding our Annual General Meeting.  The event, inclusive of the AGM, will begin at 4:00 PM.

We will be holding elections for the following p...

October 9, 2018

I want to start by thanking all those who were part of the parades in March for the Latvian Army Commander[1] and for the transfer of command authority for Ceremonial Guard (CG).  We had numerous members who either enabled the parades and/or were on the parades themsel...

September 1, 2018


June 23, 1941 - August 30, 2018

Article Submitted by Col. Rob Foster

It is with deep regret that we announce the death of Lieutenant Colonel L. Roy Hillier, CD (Retired) who commanded the Governor General’s Foot Guards from 1994 to 1997. He passed away...

August 15, 2018

It is with great sadness that we wish to inform you of the passing of Natalie Meggison on August 12th, 2018. Natalie served in a number of military bands within the Canadian Armed Forces from June, 1997 to March 2012 completing her military career as a MCpl in GGFG Reg...

August 7, 2018

For the first time since 1987, the Foot Guards are hockey champions. From 6 to 8 April, the regimental team participated in the 45th Annual Sgt Rick Foldeak Memorial Invitational Hockey Tournament in Brockville. This event, hosted by the Brockville Rifles, honours the...

June 1, 2018

Fellow Guardsman: 

As is expected, the Regiment has had another active winter and spring of individual and collective training, delivering on our Public Duties and military music mission task, recruiting new members and carrying out a number of extra-curricular activiti...

December 18, 2017

Reserve your bottle of the Guard's 150th Anniversary Cut Knife Whisky!

In commemoration of the Regiment's upcoming 150th anniversary, the Governor General's Foot Guards Regimental Association is offering this five year 100% rye whisky. What makes this product special is...

September 25, 2017

Get involved with your Association.

Our first AGM with all serving members present is tomorrow. Tuesday the 26th at 2100 hrs.

Then join us for the party on the weekend.

Thanks to Marty Lane for this great old photo!

Up The Guards!

August 29, 2017

Please be advised that the 2017 AGM of the Governor General's Foot Guards Regimental Association will take place on Tuesday September 26th at 9:00 PM at the Cartier Square Drill Hall.  To encourage a broader level of engagement with our serving members, this year's AGM...

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