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Old 28-07-11, 12:25 AM
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Originally Posted by slick_mick View Post
This is a rather shameful thing for the British government to do.

I too would hate to see a Regiment of such signifance as this go, but is this speculation, well founded concern, or just fear? I can see why someone would say 2 English 1 Scots, 1 Irish & 1 Welsh means that if we have to cut lets get rid of one of the English ones. I doubt any of us really know. I can see another purely speculative approach being to get rid of line before guards.

Let's wait and see, but I have thought again about selling my Royal Dragoon Guards collection (only missing Officers pouch badge and mess dress collars), MBTs are expensive...

Last edited by John Mulcahy; 28-07-11 at 01:17 AM. Reason: My apologies to the Coldstream Guards, you are second to none!
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