Category Archives: General Info

US camo craze summed up in one graphic

I got the latest newsletter from US Patriot Supply this morning, and they had a link to an article on their Blog, entitled “Do We Really Need Another Camo Pattern?” – referring to the US Army’s FUBAR’d quest for a … Continue reading

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Greek paratroopers prepare for a water landing after jumping out the back of a U.S. Air Force C-130J Super Hercules during “Stolen Cerberus”, a two-week flying, training deployment designed to incorporate various training methods in order to maintain proficiency during … Continue reading

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New boots for Canadian soldiers

Canadian soldiers will soon be able to choose which combat boots suits them best.  The Directorate of Land Requirements and the Directorate of Soldier Systems Program Management will give soldiers a choice about which type of Land Operations Temperate Boot … Continue reading

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A lone piper plays at sunset in Cyprus. Soldiers and officers of 28 Engineer Regiment, based in Germany, are four months into a six-month deployment on the United Nations’ peacekeeping operation in Cyprus known as “Operation Tosca”. MoD / Crown … Continue reading

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Lance Cpl. Eleanor H. Roper, right, pulls a Marine Corps Cold Weather Infantry Kit sled up a slope during a field exercise aboard Marine Corps Mountain Warfare Training Center, Bridgeport, Calif., on Jan. 31, 2014. (SULLIVAN LARAMIE/U.S. MARINE CORPS)

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