HCAV Mounted Dutyman Qualification Badge

Discussion in 'RAC' started by POGscribbler, Jul 30, 2007.

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  1. Hi just come across this. see attached.... what is the criteria to earn one of these, how long does the qualification last.... also where and on what is it worn?

    Wasnt' around as far as I know when I was in.

    Any thoughts Gentlemen/Ladies


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  2. elovabloke

    elovabloke LE Moderator

    Bloody hell - you get a badge for riding a nag :? we didn't even bother with trade badges for doing a proper job :oops:
  3. I would imagine its worn alongside all the normal "combat" qualifications and with same pride as all the battle honours we have and continue to have earnt since 1662.

    Hey it's just a thought :D

  4. Just making a guess here but is it like the marksmanship badges that are worn on the lower right sleeve of the service dress?
    Maybe you get it for being one of the top shots in your regiment with the main armament or something? Again, just a guess.
  5. elovabloke

    elovabloke LE Moderator

    And I thought it was a stirrup – awarded to all those who can ride around Hyde Park twice without falling off :D

    and I'd love to see what

    looks like, the only combat qualification badges I've seen were called medals.
  6. Combat Bellend Badge.
  7. Well spotted, I meant combat "type" qualifications like Para wings, Skill at arms etc....

  8. Equitation Instructor?
  9. Now look what you've done, bloody Jeeves is awake.
  10. elovabloke

    elovabloke LE Moderator

    I thought the bugger was dead - he's been so quite :)
  11. I got involved in this second life thing. I'm building tanks, kilts and ra ra skirts.
    Diversity gentlemen that's the name of the game.

    Laughter is the best medicine.

    Unless of course you have Cancer and then I would suggest chemotherapy
  12. elovabloke

    elovabloke LE Moderator

    I'm having enough problems with the bloody first life thing.

    My bold - do procurement know :D
  13. [​IMG]

    MMMMMM. :roll:
  14. AlienFTM

    AlienFTM LE Book Reviewer

    I thought, looking at the badge, it was for being a marksman at shooting tortoises hiding behind owls with outspread manky wings.

    It would make them pretty rare like.
  15. Skirts you say?

    Ra Ra you say?

    Um...er...modeling pictures available, he wondered innocently.