Barb score

Discussion in 'Join the Army - Regular Soldier Recruitment' started by David Powell, Apr 3, 2012.

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  1. My nephew has just done his barb, and scored a whopping great 48, he has expressed an interest in parachute reg, (be nice), but he is an insulin dependent diabetic, now I think the term snowball and hell springs to mind but he seems convinced he will get through the medical, anybody know the answer?
     
  2. You know the answer.
     
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  3. If he has a club foot, seven fingers missing and likes electrodes then he will be fine...Always room for men in the Signals
     
  4. Aye unfortunately I'm almost certain that diabetes is a definite no go.

    In my last job as a warehouse picker, a guy came in who had been in the army for 2 years before developing diabetes and he got medically discharged for it.

    Really sorry. :(
     
  5. Just a quickie, ignore my last, wrong nephew, :0
    this one hasnt got diabetes.
     
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