the Rifles

1 Rifles aren't a Commando unit, they're a unit who are in 3 Cdo Bde. There is no requirement for anyone within 1 Rifles to do AACC, they earn their place in the Bde by doing a Amphib work-up, just like 40, 42 and 45.
 
6th Rifles deploy with 1 Rifles, there has been a few lads from 6th who tried out for it so in theory u can do the AACC

As do 7 Rifles and a number of other non-Rifle TA units...

And other Rifle Bns can back fill 1 if neccesary.

In theory, and indeed practice, anyone in the Army can do AACC. That is what the AA stands for All Arms. No reason why a 5 Rifles or 2 Mercian guy couldn't get a spot.
 

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There are quite a few blokes in 1 Rifles who have done AACC. Probably more than most other non Commando units.
 

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If you want to be TA but Commando roled, you can choose from Engineers ( 131 Cdo RE ) or Artillery; no doubt others as well.

Or even the Royal Marine Reserve ( bunch of hoofing beefers. )
 

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One of my PSIs is 1 Rifles and he wears the red dagger on a blue cheesewedge shaped backing.
 

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And sets fire to loaned Jetboils...

To be fair, he bought his Goretex to Dixies Corner, but did not think he'd need to carry it, the area being so rain-free.
 

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