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by Nomad
Tue 18 Oct, 2005 3:29 pm
Forum: RM General Discussion
Topic: Green Turban!
Replies: 31
Views: 9110

this was posted on the OnceAMarine forum discussing the same topic and I thought it might be worth pasting it here as it got me thinking... -------- The lad wearing the turban is obviously a Sikh. As has been pointed out there may be some practical problems with it but I am sure the Corps has the wi...
by Nomad
Tue 18 Oct, 2005 3:12 pm
Forum: RM General Discussion
Topic: 16 To Young?
Replies: 19
Views: 4649

Jnr training was 9 months 3 months at Deal and 6 months at CTCRM - I was just 16 and 2 weeks old 7 stone 13 and a mear 5foot 1 and a half inch... when I started training I was 5foot 10 inches 8 and a half stone when I passed out 9 months later and it is written in my green book to boot...
by Nomad
Fri 17 Sep, 2004 3:08 pm
Forum: RM Joining & Training
Topic: Is this the end of...
Replies: 11
Views: 1851

Sorry to revive this topic and I guess most of us already know that the RMA under Paddy Dunn have set up their own web site for members and potential members at:

www.rma.org.uk
or
www.royalmarinesassociation.co.uk if you prefer...
by Nomad
Fri 17 Sep, 2004 3:04 pm
Forum: RM Joining & Training
Topic: RMA Central
Replies: 13
Views: 1646

Hi Guy's try this site which is the Central RMA...

www.rma.org.uk
by Nomad
Thu 21 Aug, 2003 1:20 pm
Forum: Reunions, Lost & Found
Topic: Sigs Reunion!!!!!!!
Replies: 36
Views: 15626

Historically the reunion has been every 2 years - I will contact those in the glass office at SCTW or whatever it is called these days. and report back. Honest

._ ... ._ ._. :lol:
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AS AR
by Nomad
Mon 18 Aug, 2003 1:42 pm
Forum: RM General Discussion
Topic: Does the Corps honestly give a ????????????????
Replies: 15
Views: 3568

On the other hand... Wait till you leave your Civvie job for another and you will see how much the Corps did care. 2 months holiday before you start your new job (Paid) EVT courses all expences paid, they even gave you DTE's and now a daily allowance. free medical & Dental, free perscriptions, gym,...
by Nomad
Mon 18 Aug, 2003 1:42 pm
Forum: RM Joining & Training
Topic: Does the Corps honestly give a ????????????????
Replies: 15
Views: 2581

On the other hand... Wait till you leave your Civvie job for another and you will see how much the Corps did care. 2 months holiday before you start your new job (Paid) EVT courses all expences paid, they even gave you DTE's and now a daily allowance. free medical & Dental, free perscriptions, gym,...
by Nomad
Fri 01 Aug, 2003 8:32 am
Forum: RM General Discussion
Topic: Pongo's Trying to Poach the Corps
Replies: 77
Views: 13901

No one is knocking any other regiment or arm as each play a vital role in any military operation in both peace and conflict, my partner a former WREN played an important role @ PJHQ Northwood during Gulf 1 (as it is now referenced) The call is simply why would the Royal Marines benifit from becoming...
by Nomad
Fri 01 Aug, 2003 8:32 am
Forum: RM Joining & Training
Topic: Pongo's Trying to Poach the Corps
Replies: 77
Views: 12073

No one is knocking any other regiment or arm as each play a vital role in any military operation in both peace and conflict, my partner a former WREN played an important role @ PJHQ Northwood during Gulf 1 (as it is now referenced) The call is simply why would the Royal Marines benifit from becoming...
by Nomad
Thu 31 Jul, 2003 2:01 pm
Forum: RM General Discussion
Topic: Pongo's Trying to Poach the Corps
Replies: 77
Views: 13901

It seems like they will just welcome them open armed the only catch is they will have to have their names emblazened on their left brest on all uniforms except the Ginger Suit that is... Image
by Nomad
Thu 31 Jul, 2003 2:01 pm
Forum: RM Joining & Training
Topic: Pongo's Trying to Poach the Corps
Replies: 77
Views: 12073

It seems like they will just welcome them open armed the only catch is they will have to have their names emblazened on their left brest on all uniforms except the Ginger Suit that is... Image
by Nomad
Thu 31 Jul, 2003 1:35 pm
Forum: RM General Discussion
Topic: Commando, Royal Marine, ?
Replies: 14
Views: 2819

Andy it would seem that the Army are trying to reclaim hitory or grab themselves some...

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/main.jh ... ortal.html
by Nomad
Thu 31 Jul, 2003 1:35 pm
Forum: RM Joining & Training
Topic: Commando, Royal Marine, ?
Replies: 14
Views: 1506

Andy it would seem that the Army are trying to reclaim hitory or grab themselves some...

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/main.jh ... ortal.html
by Nomad
Thu 31 Jul, 2003 1:31 pm
Forum: RM General Discussion
Topic: Pongo's Trying to Poach the Corps
Replies: 77
Views: 13901

Pongo's Trying to Poach the Corps

It looks like tha Army have finally admitted the Royal Marines are the Top Soldiers of UK forces...

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/main.jh ... ortal.html
by Nomad
Thu 31 Jul, 2003 1:31 pm
Forum: RM Joining & Training
Topic: Pongo's Trying to Poach the Corps
Replies: 77
Views: 12073

Pongo's Trying to Poach the Corps

It looks like tha Army have finally admitted the Royal Marines are the Top Soldiers of UK forces...

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/main.jh ... ortal.html