Royal Irish Regiment & TA- effects of appeasement

#1
Possibly a dodgy topic but does the caving to SF/IRA and disbandment of the home service battallions mean the end of the Rangers? Or are they likely to be retained as part of the GS battallion.
 
#2
They announced yesterday that RANGERS would continue to support 1 RIR...


http://news.mod.uk/news_headline_story.asp?newsItem_id=3438


The General Service Battalion (The 1st Battalion The Royal Irish Regiment) and the Territorial Army element (The Royal Irish Rangers) which operate world-wide in the same way as any other units of the British Army, are unaffected and will carry on regimental traditions.
 
#4
Crazy_Ranger said:
Possibly a dodgy topic but does the caving to SF/IRA and disbandment of the home service battallions mean the end of the Rangers? Or are they likely to be retained as part of the GS battallion.
Carry on regardless.
 
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