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The History of Exercise HARDFALL

The History of Exercise HARDFALL


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This is a delightful book about Exercise HARDFALL which many soldiers of the period participated in. This was an exercise in Norway, in winter, for troops of the Allied Command Europe Mobile Force (Land) known to all as AMF(L). The book is written by the Norwegian officers who were instructors at various points in the duration of the Exercises. The Foreword is by General Sir Mike Jackson who commanded 1 Para during their time as AMF(L) Battalion.

The book itself is a series of articles by...

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It was bloody cold on my first HARDFALL in 1981.....

One of the contributors (Rod Mallette) was the US 2IC of the Log Sp Bn years later in 1990 when I was the Adjt:

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