Discussion in 'Sappers' started by masher69, Jun 1, 2009.

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  1. how long do you stay with these regiments if you mange to get in, whole career or just a few years then move on?
  2. Pararegtom

    Pararegtom LE Book Reviewer

    Depends on you and your ability. I know 9 PARA Sqn RE lads who where with the Sqn for 12 years.
  3. Now that both Para and Cdo Sqns are now to become regiments,there may be more scope for promotion,within these units,that to have to be posted to a non Para/Cdo unit,to get promotion?
  4. For as long as humanly poss.
  5. l managed to stick around at 59 for 7 and a half years, from '82-'89, Spr-Cpl .

    With the transition to Regt strength l would imagine in the future some could stay there for the duration of their full careers.

    ln fact l know of someone who did 25 years continuos service at 29 Cdo Regt RA.
  6. Intresting avatar... looks disturbingly real.
  7. Thats because it is. E-mail went around a few months ago with it in.