news report: KRH back from Iraq

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news report: KRH back from Iraq

Post by Boots O'Lead » Wed Mar 12, 2008 11:10 pm

http://www.vision-news.tv/page_v1.php?page_id=348

About half way down the page there's a vid of the guys coming back from Iraq - Lt Col Orr appears to like his pies (nice to see a proper hawk in charge)

Not too impressed with the capbadge though

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Post by Paul Keller » Thu Mar 13, 2008 8:02 am

Never changes does he??
Proud of the lads!! very proud!!
Oh and did i not see another Tilney in the film??
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Post by Bob_H » Thu Mar 13, 2008 9:43 am

Great to see them back home.

Spotted 'Mr' Tilney in that clip too. :roll:

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Post by Prendo » Fri Mar 14, 2008 3:23 pm

Well done
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Post by 27 » Sat Mar 15, 2008 2:16 am

Great they are all back safely yes it was Mr Tilney you spotted he was my 1st troop leader when I joined up in Herford. But when I last saw him he was Major Tilney his son is the spitting image of him.

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Post by smudge450 » Sat Mar 15, 2008 4:40 pm

Nice to see all back safely.

One thing i've noticed these days and can't understand is the position of the cap badge, Lt Col Orr had is in the correct position,loads seem to have them over the side of their face,have we teamed up with the french on this?

This seems to apply with most regiments these days.

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Post by PINKY » Sat Mar 15, 2008 6:16 pm

..............i think they think it's COOL :shock:
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Post by williamo » Sat Mar 15, 2008 6:55 pm

:) I no we must move with the times, and not get stuck in "our world", but I can think of a dozen RSMs who must be spitting nails at the General Turnout in these Modern Times! :oops: Bill

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Post by Brian Hunter » Sun Mar 16, 2008 12:14 am

In my time it was a trend to try and wear your cap badge as near to the centre as possible - but was very difficult with RSM's like Sid Jude around
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