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150 TROOP WEEKLY DIARY – WEEK 29

150 TROOP WEEKLY DIARY – WEEK 29 Field firing was greatly anticipated by the Troop as an opportunity to practice drills and sharpen our skills using live ammunition.  However, it proved a somewhat frustrating week due to the weather.   On … Continue reading

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150 TROOP WEEKLY DIARY – WEEK 28

150 TROOP WEEKLY DIARY – WEEK 28  On completion of the Troop’s hardest exercise, a week on camp – where we would get to sleep on a bed in accommodation with hot water – was a welcome relief.  It was … Continue reading

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150 TROOP WEEKLY DIARY – WEEK 25

150 TROOP WEEKLY DIARY – WEEK 25   Week 25 was focused on the Troop learning and acquiring skills in order to beach from landing craft.  Also we learnt to cross-deck from one craft to another.  The first two days … Continue reading

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150 TROOP WEEKLY DIARY – WEEK 22 & 23

150 TROOP WEEKLY DIARY – WEEK 22 & 23   The first week back to camp had a smooth transition back into military life as the first three days were spent doing adventure training.  The Troop took part in kayaking, … Continue reading

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150 TROOP WEEKLY DIARY – WEEK 20

150 TROOP WEEKLY DIARY – WEEK 20 The week started with the Troop doing bottom field pass out on the Monday, a week early.  The majority of the Troop passed first time, those that did not had two more attempts … Continue reading

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150 TROOP WEEKLY DIARY – WEEK 19

150 TROOP WEEKLY DIARY – WEEK 19 A week dubbed as ‘Death by Bottom Field’ -so named because of the two hours of bottom field everyday.  Monday involved a mock run through of the bottom field pass out.  The rest … Continue reading

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150 TP WEEKLY DIARY – WEEK 18

150 TP WEEKLY DIARY – WEEK 18 The Troop deployed into the field on the Monday for Exercise Second Empire.  The exercise seemed more serious as we were given a scenario which played out throughout the week.  This lent itself … Continue reading

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