Abbreviations....OR WHATS IN A NAME..?

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  1. boris7

    boris7 Crow

    Abbreviations....OR WHATS IN A NAME....?

    Been on a "binge"....with some old (walts) 20 - 25 yrs old and in uniform after 2 pints of "milk"..with "older walts" and done a "eddification" test......
    Question...of Abbreviations....

    Please can any members of "arrse" complete the inventory!!!

    RAOC....= Rag And Oil Company
    RAMC.....= Rob All My Comrades
    WRAC.....= Weekly Ration Of Army Cnut
    QOH....= Queers On Horseback
     
  2. Xerxes_Blue_Cat

    Xerxes_Blue_Cat Old-Salt

    RASC Run Away Someone's Coming
     
  3. RCT - Rickshaws Cabs and Taxis

    RLC - Really Large Corps

    REME - Royal Engineers Minus Education

    Apologies to anyone who is/has served in those Corps!
     
  4. KhakiCrab

    KhakiCrab Old-Salt

    Heard the other RAMC before, but I always thought it was,...Run Away, Matron's Coming!

    QARANC was Quick And Ready And Never Caught (apparently).

    And my current outfit, the Princess Mary's Royal Air Force Nursing Service, don't appear to have a sobriquet attached to the whole abbreviation, although I'm led to believe that the abbreviated abbreviation 'PM' stands for Pilot's Mattress!
     
  5. Mr_Nibbler

    Mr_Nibbler Old-Salt

    QARANC - Quick And Ready And Never Caught

    and an oldie: (Army Service Corps WWI vintage)

    ASC - Ally Sloper's Cavalry
     
  6. AGC - Alf Garnett's Commandos OR All Girl's Corps
     
  7. Mr_Fingerz

    Mr_Fingerz LE Book Reviewer

    QARANC - Gestapo in Grey and Red (not really an abbreviation, but true nonetheless).
     
  8. QLR - Queen's Last Resort
    RMP - Recruiting Mongs and Pinheads
    RAEC - Reads And Even Counts
     
  9. boris7

    boris7 Crow

    SAS......Some Arrse Shaggers.......but reflecting back with the man in Africa..........South African Sid.....

    RCT....Radio Controlled Taxi's
    ACC......Andy Cap's Commando's

    Damm "white lightning"......makes me think of 87 Static Laundry RAOC....the blanket stakers!
     
  10. Bambi

    Bambi LE

    Or, as they preferred - Warm, Round and Cuddly
     
  11. I thought they were called WRAC's because you could nail them against the wall.
     
  12. groover

    groover Clanker

    QLR - Queer's Losers and Rejects
    RCT - Royal Corps of Taxi Drivers
     
  13. boris7

    boris7 Crow

    SBS........Silly Buggers Suck

    RADC........Rabid and Dopey Cnut's
     
  14. boris7

    boris7 Crow

    And now I must retire...and have a "blow job"....with a GTN SPRAY!!!!!!
     
  15. Boxy

    Boxy LE

    RWF - Really Wierd F*ckers