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193 Troop Week 31

193 Troop Diary – Week 31 The week began with an early start in the morning after having completed the Endurance Course, the first of the four Commando Tests, two days prior. After a quick breakfast the troop did the … Continue reading

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193 Troop Week 30

193 Troop Week 30 Training Diary This week began the same way as the week previous, loading stores and ammunition for the second week of our 2 week field firing package on Dartmoor. After arriving back at Willsworthy Camp, we … Continue reading

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193 Troop Week 29

Week 29 On Monday of week 29 we began our day with loading stores and equipment for the evolution of the week which would be field firing at Willsworthy camp. We arrived at the camp at 11:00 and started to … Continue reading

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193 Troop Week 28

193 Troop dairy Week 28 Week 28 otherwise known as “cheeky week” started off with the learning of a new weapon system called the UGL (underslung grenade launcher). Another essential piece of equipment utilised by the Royal Marines to help … Continue reading

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193 Troop Week 26-27

Troop Diary (Week 26-27) The troop started the week returning from a 2 week break at home for Easter leave with a 4 mile run followed by a BFT, this was instead of a 6 mile speed march that we … Continue reading

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193 Troop Week 25

Week 25 This week we left Lympstone on the Sunday to go to HMS Raleigh to spend the next couple of days getting taught by Royal Navy personnel about fire safety and sea survival. The Monday started with fire safety … Continue reading

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193 Troop Week 24

WEEK 24, TROOP DIARY Monday morning of week 24, setting an alarm for 0530 for first detail at 0730 to collect rifles for our 6 mile speed march, an important criteria test you have to pass to carry on in … Continue reading

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