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Wednesday, December 1, 2010

Off Course !

The year was 1945 when this was written and not for the British but for the Canadian Army.

For us in India, most of it, especially the Officers’ Mess bit, is valid even today.

Makes interesting reading though Regimental life has undergone a major change in the Americas.

And while you are at it, please also have a look at this ‘Advice to the Officers of the British Army’ 1946 ed, first published in 1782, yes you read that right !

4 comments:

Anonymous said...

A very interesting read. Thank you sir.

Anonymous said...

A fauji is a fauji...irrespective of the nation that he serves !

Air Martial said...

Tongue in cheek!

Michael O'Leary said...

Many thanks to Maj Navdeep Singh for linking to my website, I hope the many visitors found it to be a a pleasant diversion.

Captain Michael O'Leary
The Royal Canadian Regiment