guards

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bought a book about the guards(50p charity shop) circa 1981 it says that retread officers are always at the bottom of the pecking order and always come after the newest officer and never allowed to wear the bearskin on parade is that still the case, seems a bit harsh . best quote "we accept anyone over 5 ft 8 , has a clean record and isnt black" gren c sgt . not very pc !