ID discs (dog tags)

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  1. Are members of the TA also issued ID discs (dog tags)?
     
  2. Yes?
     
  3. The_Duke

    The_Duke LE Moderator

    Only on Tuesday nights between 1900 and 2100 hrs.

    If you want them outside of those hours, you need to buy them yourself. Make sure you get a spare set made up, complete with rubber edging and chain to wear with your issed green T Shirt down the pub.
     
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  4. DUke, you forgot to add the either 1. Well worn chain that is more a coppery bronze colour than silver, due to constant wear on ops, or 2. thin translucent platic piping over the chain to protect delicate skin!
     
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  5. isued on the friday taken back to the stores on sunday :thumright:
     
  6. That happens to other people? I always thought it was my ginger essence dissolving the metal.


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  7. msr

    msr LE

    Or 3. Paracord with the inner string pulled out
     
  8. Or 3. Chain threaded through a washed out length of para cord.

    Beaten to it!


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  9. All of the above - particularly useful if you're involved in something near by or on fire!
     
  10. In the 70s on Banner they came with some really naff, thin green cord that was ideal for the purposes of self strangulation when asleep.
     
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  11. Yes, you get issued them for tour. If issued beforehand retarded dullards lose them in a nano-second.
     
  12. The_Duke

    The_Duke LE Moderator

    If you really want some, you can have one of my spare sets. Change your name and religeon to match, and just hope that you are A Pos blood group.

    I'm not A Pos, which is why I kept requesting a new set with the correct blood group. They kept sending me ones with A Pos on, so I have plenty going spare.
     
  13. And taped together with black tape.