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146 TROOP TRAINING DIARY – WEEK 31

146 TROOP TRAINING DIARY – WEEK 31 After a successful week carrying out section attacks safely on Field Firing Exercise one (FFX1) we started FFX2.  This included firing the Underslung Grenade Launcher.  146 Troop’s morale was high.  It was the … Continue reading

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146 TROOP TRAINING DIARY – WEEK 30

146 TROOP TRAINING DIARY – WEEK 30 Returning from Christmas Leave the morale of the Troop was high after visiting our family and friends.  Everyone was excited and ready to get back into training, we were all looking forward to … Continue reading

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146 TROOP DIARY – WEEK 29

146 TROOP DIARY – WEEK 29 Having completed both Exercise FINAL THRUST and ‘cheeky week’ in weeks 27 and 28 respectively and Christmas leave upcoming we had a change in our training programme. We would be undertaking what to the … Continue reading

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146 TROOP TRAINING DIARY – WEEK 28

146 TROOP TRAINING DIARY – WEEK 28 Week 28  is known as ‘cheeky week’ amongst the recruits at CTCRM.  It began with a great sense of anticipation and a slight nervousness with the thought that the Commando Tests were to … Continue reading

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146 TROOP TRAINING DIARY – WEEK 26 AND 27

146 TROOP TRAINING DIARY – WEEK 26 AND 27 There was a buzz around K block, home of 146 Troop at the start of week 26.  This was to be a demanding week with Exercise FINAL THRUST on the horizon! … Continue reading

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146 TROOP DIARY – WEEK 25

146 TROOP DIARY – WEEK 25 We started the week fresh after a well earned weekend off and were looking forward to what was in store.  We were due to spend the week in Poole and Portsmouth training on the … Continue reading

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146 TROOP TRAINING DIARY – WEEK 24

146 TROOP TRAINING DIARY – WEEK 24 With only 9 weeks left of recruit training, week 24 presented the Troop with a series of new challenges including; an introduction to the Endurance and Tarzan Assault courses, weapon training on the … Continue reading

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