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226 Troop Week 28

226 Troop Diary FFX 2 The second week of live field firing began with a run through of the tarzan assault course, in which we decided it would be a good idea to make a deal with the PTI, in … Continue reading

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226 Troop Week 21 – 27

226 Troop Ex Urban Warrior 226 troop were to learn Close Quarter Battle (CQB) running up to Ex Violent Entry. On the Monday, we collected rifles and made our way to the CQB compound. We met up with two Assault … Continue reading

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230 Troop Week 14-

Week 14 Week 14 began with the normal round robin camp activities of lectures and phys. The lectures this week were mainly on signals including the PRC 354 and the individual PRRs that will we be using in Phase 2. … Continue reading

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230 Troop Week 11-13

Week 11 It was the first week of Straightpoint which consists of 2 weeks of shooting with our SA80’s. We left camp early to get to straight point early to square away our kit for the week ahead. The first … Continue reading

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232 Troop Week 5 – 7

232 Troop Week 5   Monday: Today we conducted Ex QUICK COVER on Woodbury Common. However before that, we set out and conducted a 4 mile booted run, whilst carrying out various other exercises. Later that day we set out, arrived at camp and then had … Continue reading

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229 Troop Week 9

229 TROOP: RECRUIT DIARY – WEEK 9 The start to a new, week 9 and our second week on camp after our last exercise, Ex MARSHAL STAR.  Lads seem to be settling down to a routine and dare I say, … Continue reading

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226 Troop Week 16 and 17

Week 16 for 226 Troop potential Royal Marines Commandos has been a particularly challenging for the troop. First up was a bottom field session that was somewhat difficult due to a joyous weekend home celebrating passing Phase 1 of Royal … Continue reading

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