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Old 30-09-19, 11:15 AM
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T/6/RH Carlingnose Camp 1913. Map reading exercise.
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Great photo - but I'm sure many members are familiar with the saying about the dangers of officers and maps...

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or matelots with rifles of course.
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Well it would help if he had it the right way up ...
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Once commissioned I found it expedient to pretend I could nolonger read maps despite have represented my Squadron at orienteering etc etc. The joke wears thin when the Sgt cannot read a map
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