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VIDEO: Desert Rats prepare for deployment to Afghanistan

February 26, 2011

The clock is ticking down to pre-tour leave and then deployment to Afghanistan for the men and women of 7th Armoured Brigade. The Germany based “Desert Rats” have finished the majority of their training in the UK and are now back at home base in Bergen-Hohne Garrison. In the first of a series of reports building up to deployment, British Forces News joined one soldier for his final preparations.

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3 Comments leave one →
  1. jack permalink
    February 26, 2011 13:27

    stay safe, lads. god bless and keep the faith. xo

  2. robert permalink
    February 26, 2011 13:53

    being an ex old soldier i sometimes wonder if some of the population realise what you brave lads have to go through, thankfully the majority of us do and you have our 110% backing and wish you all well and that you all return home safe and well to your families and loved ones.
    be safe
    Rob

  3. Suyboo permalink
    February 26, 2011 22:54

    Lots of support to you all, stay safe, and come back soon

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