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by Aldo
Sat 31 Jul, 2004 3:51 pm
Forum: Advertise Your Website & Services
Topic: Help save the forces
Replies: 0
Views: 1139

Help save the forces

Glad to see everyone's been missing me! :wink: Anyway, being a bit pissed about the MoD slashing half the forces I've decided to do something about it. So I set up this group... http://groups.yahoo.com/group/savethebritishforces/ ...we're trying to get as much support as possible, all you have to do...
by Aldo
Sat 31 Jul, 2004 3:51 pm
Forum: Advertise Your Website & Services
Topic: Help save the forces
Replies: 1
Views: 1301

Help save the forces

Glad to see everyone's been missing me! :wink: Anyway, being a bit pissed about the MoD slashing half the forces I've decided to do something about it. So I set up this group... http://groups.yahoo.com/group/savethebritishforces/ ...we're trying to get as much support as possible, all you have to do...
by Aldo
Tue 15 Jun, 2004 3:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion & Introductions
Topic: New US army uniform
Replies: 32
Views: 5614

They like there volcro aswell don't they. Isn't that a bit noisy?

The USMC has this stuff, they got it off the canucks I think.
by Aldo
Tue 15 Jun, 2004 3:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion & Introductions
Topic: New US army uniform
Replies: 32
Views: 3425

They like there volcro aswell don't they. Isn't that a bit noisy?

The USMC has this stuff, they got it off the canucks I think.
by Aldo
Tue 15 Jun, 2004 12:44 am
Forum: Army General Discussion
Topic: Military Insignia
Replies: 13
Views: 3419

we have a very old (at least 10 yrs) poster up in our stores which lists the insignia of supposedly every regt. At least five regts use the bugle from mem, I will check on thurs wait out We've got one of those awell, I can't remember by heart but I'll check tomorrow aswell. Goldie, Teeside you say?...
by Aldo
Tue 15 Jun, 2004 12:44 am
Forum: Army Joining & Training
Topic: Military Insignia
Replies: 13
Views: 1956

we have a very old (at least 10 yrs) poster up in our stores which lists the insignia of supposedly every regt. At least five regts use the bugle from mem, I will check on thurs wait out We've got one of those awell, I can't remember by heart but I'll check tomorrow aswell. Goldie, Teeside you say?...
by Aldo
Tue 15 Jun, 2004 12:37 am
Forum: Army General Discussion
Topic: Royal Green Jackets
Replies: 100
Views: 22878

well i enrolled in the TA rgj 2 weeks ago and have been accepted so hopefully i should be at davies st(RGJ TA centre) by august! Fair enough, carry on then. If you want some advice on the TA though it'd be join the regulars, you can't lounge around during the week but at least you know what you're ...
by Aldo
Tue 15 Jun, 2004 12:37 am
Forum: Army Joining & Training
Topic: Royal Green Jackets
Replies: 125
Views: 32341

well i enrolled in the TA rgj 2 weeks ago and have been accepted so hopefully i should be at davies st(RGJ TA centre) by august! Fair enough, carry on then. If you want some advice on the TA though it'd be join the regulars, you can't lounge around during the week but at least you know what you're ...
by Aldo
Tue 15 Jun, 2004 12:27 am
Forum: Army General Discussion
Topic: French Famas Assault Rifle
Replies: 40
Views: 8628

Not fired it but done all the rest. Personally I think it's very nice, especially when you have to hold it in the ready position for a while. I've not used other assault rifles but with other conventional rifles and such that have the weight more to the front I find myself getting tired much quicker...
by Aldo
Tue 15 Jun, 2004 12:27 am
Forum: Army Joining & Training
Topic: French Famas Assault Rifle
Replies: 46
Views: 6351

Not fired it but done all the rest. Personally I think it's very nice, especially when you have to hold it in the ready position for a while. I've not used other assault rifles but with other conventional rifles and such that have the weight more to the front I find myself getting tired much quicker...
by Aldo
Mon 14 Jun, 2004 1:16 am
Forum: Army General Discussion
Topic: Royal Green Jackets
Replies: 100
Views: 22878

Not that I'm trying to get at you or anything but I'd be carefull about saying "we" when refering to the RG, you are a cadet remember not an actual member of the regiment. The RGJ go through 26 weeks of training to earn the honour of calling themselves members of The Royal Green Jackets, c...
by Aldo
Mon 14 Jun, 2004 1:16 am
Forum: Army Joining & Training
Topic: Royal Green Jackets
Replies: 125
Views: 32341

Not that I'm trying to get at you or anything but I'd be carefull about saying "we" when refering to the RG, you are a cadet remember not an actual member of the regiment. The RGJ go through 26 weeks of training to earn the honour of calling themselves members of The Royal Green Jackets, c...
by Aldo
Mon 14 Jun, 2004 12:59 am
Forum: Army General Discussion
Topic: Military Insignia
Replies: 13
Views: 3419

*waits to see what Hyperlith and got1 are waiting for* But in the mean time... I'm sure I've heard of a fair few other regiments using the bugle horn. The ones I know of are the LI, the DLI (TA), the RGJ and a few others I can't remember right now. According to people more knowledgable than myself &...
by Aldo
Mon 14 Jun, 2004 12:59 am
Forum: Army Joining & Training
Topic: Military Insignia
Replies: 13
Views: 1956

*waits to see what Hyperlith and got1 are waiting for* But in the mean time... I'm sure I've heard of a fair few other regiments using the bugle horn. The ones I know of are the LI, the DLI (TA), the RGJ and a few others I can't remember right now. According to people more knowledgable than myself &...
by Aldo
Sun 13 Jun, 2004 3:56 pm
Forum: Army General Discussion
Topic: Assault vest v webbing
Replies: 39
Views: 7724

No, Mike.

Hmm, must be my shortest post ever that :wink: