honeyitsgettingclosetomidnight:

Soldiers of 4 Troop, Brigade Reconnaissance Force, have taken part in an operation in Yackchal area of Helmand Province, Afghanistan. The aim was to raid and disrupt an insurgent area of operations.For most of the operation, 4 Troop came under accurate enemy fire from Underslung Grenade Launchers (UGL), Rocket Propelled Grenades (RPG) and small arms fire resulting in the troop sniper engaging multiple enemy targets. There was one casualty, who was evacuated by helicopter to the hospital in camp bastion and treated for gunshot wounds.The Brigade Reconnaissance Force (BRF) is made up of soldiers from Household Cavalry Regiment (HCR) and the 4th Battalion The Rifles (4 RIFLES).
Photographer Sergeant Barry Pope; Crown copyright.

honeyitsgettingclosetomidnight:

Soldiers of 4 Troop, Brigade Reconnaissance Force, have taken part in an operation in Yackchal area of Helmand Province, Afghanistan. The aim was to raid and disrupt an insurgent area of operations.

For most of the operation, 4 Troop came under accurate enemy fire from Underslung Grenade Launchers (UGL), Rocket Propelled Grenades (RPG) and small arms fire resulting in the troop sniper engaging multiple enemy targets. There was one casualty, who was evacuated by helicopter to the hospital in camp bastion and treated for gunshot wounds.

The Brigade Reconnaissance Force (BRF) is made up of soldiers from Household Cavalry Regiment (HCR) and the 4th Battalion The Rifles (4 RIFLES).

Photographer Sergeant Barry Pope; Crown copyright.


complicatedcrossroads:

Recent exercise in Salisbury. Pictures by Sam Peat.



marquesate:

Top: Soldiers from Recce Platoon lined up on quadbikes. 

Bottom left: Soldiers from C Company install an infantry foot bridge. 

Bottom right: 7 Platoon, C Company fight through a trench system. 

Photographer Cpl Wes Calder; Crown copyright.

This a training exercise?


marquesate:

A pause in battle for this soldier working in the summer heat of Helmand, 2013

marquesate:

A pause in battle for this soldier working in the summer heat of Helmand, 2013


honeyitsgettingclosetomidnight:

Soldiers from the Brigade Operations Company, based in Camp Bastion, Helmand Province, hone their marksmanship skills on the range.
 
Photographer Si Longworth; Crown copyright.

honeyitsgettingclosetomidnight:

Soldiers from the Brigade Operations Company, based in Camp Bastion, Helmand Province, hone their marksmanship skills on the range.

 

Photographer Si Longworth; Crown copyright.



katecambridge:

Prince Harry in Afghanistan. 


ereyes312:

CFX, 3RHA_003 by ~arkady001
Confirmation Exercise (CFX), Stanford Training Area, NorfolkMay, 2009

ereyes312:

CFX, 3RHA_003 by ~arkady001

Confirmation Exercise (CFX), Stanford Training Area, Norfolk
May, 2009




standywandyandard:

An Apache Attack helicopter of the Army Air Corps in Afghanistan fires rockets at insurgents during a patrol in 2008.

standywandyandard:

An Apache Attack helicopter of the Army Air Corps in Afghanistan fires rockets at insurgents during a patrol in 2008.


standywandyandard:

Soldiers from across 7th Armoured Brigade (The Desert Rats) take part in exercise Askari Thunder 4 held in Kenya.

standywandyandard:

Soldiers from across 7th Armoured Brigade (The Desert Rats) take part in exercise Askari Thunder 4 held in Kenya.


Latest images from A Coy 2nd Battalion The Royal Gurkha Rifles while on operations in Afghanistan as part of Herrick-14 – September 2011

Latest images from A Coy 2nd Battalion The Royal Gurkha Rifles while on operations in Afghanistan as part of Herrick-14 – September 2011