prewar

Discussion in 'The NAAFI Bar' started by mo8462, Sep 13, 2007.

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  1. can anyone remind me of prewar
     
  2. Nehustan

    Nehustan On ROPs

    Wah!!!!
     

  3. I googled it and it came up with this;

    Mdns photo album

    I'm guessing this is what you are on about??


    Or this;

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  4. Which war would that be pre. To a lot of us oldies that'll probably be WW2, then the slightly less oldies will think the Korean (even though it was only a police action) we then have Malaya,Aden,Suez, Cyprus, NI, Falklands and sundry other skirmishes in between. I'm well aware that at the moment the forces are going through a hell of a time but you aren't the first and definitely won't be the last. Just keep your head down, watch your mates back and look forward to Post War.
     
  5. 1939- Germany were thinking about an extended tour into Poland?
    1950- north Koreans were thinking about an extended tour into south Korea?
    1954- North Vietnam decided it was about time they booted out the French?
    1967- Half the Arab nations think it's time to sort out those pesky Isrealis?
    1982- Dear old Maggie needs a re-election, time for a trip down south?
    1990- Those tiresome Iraqis are saber rattling, send in the troops?
    2001-Bush and co were thinking of going on an extended tour into the middle east?

    Take your pick mate, which war is it?
     
  6. sorry i think you misuderstood, its an acrinim ( sorry about spelling ).
    about orders and attacks
     
  7. If you want a serious answer, Try posting in a more appropriate forum :roll:

    Then again you could look it up in a pamphlet 8O
     
  8. Nehustan

    Nehustan On ROPs

    The whole point about an acronym is that it helps you recall what it stands for....I'm gonna give you a hand GSMESC, that's your P more or less dealt with :D

    And this has surely got to be a wah!!!!
     
  9. mo, there is a plethora of information on the subject in this forum. Try a search for it in the training wing threads.

    This is the NAAFI bar, an area for ripping the p!sh, nothing more, nothing less. :wink:
     
  10. I think you may be thinking of an O Group.
     
  11. Nehustan

    Nehustan On ROPs

    Isn't it incorporated into the P of PREWAR as the ICs brief? Not that I'd know anyway, but....


    (to be honest just wanted to throw another acronym at him :p )
     
  12. Buggered up my post!

    I thought this was refering to when kids had: rickettes, T.B, diptheria, rubella, whooping cough, measles, polio, tapeworms and other assorted ailments ....not all at the same time of course...you only got the rest if you survived the first.

    At least we had sunny days!
     
  13. GSMESC? God Sends Men Extra Special Custard? WTF is that supposed to mean? 8O
     
  14. PREWAR is now:

    P PREPERATION
    R REEF (RTR)
    E Locate the ENEMY
    S SUPPRESS the Enemy
    A ATTACK
    R REGROUP (PACESSDO)

    Was the last time I taught it....... BUT, Im an Engineer.

    Edited for being a mong with a broken hand..