31 Jan '17, 12pm

Household Cavalry soldiers

Household Cavalry soldiers

Household Cavalry soldiers have been developing and testing their reconnaissance skills in the demanding jungles of Brunei. They have been conducting long range reconnaissance and live firing in some of the most demanding terrain on the planet. Soldiers take part in hugely realistic and challenging live firing package, fighting through vegetation as they put down a devastating, accurate fire in support of each other. Household Cavalry soldiers are very familiar to the public in the State Ceremonial role, the Trusted Guardians of HM The Queen on their famous black horses; however, at any given time the large majority of Household Cavalry soldiers are at operational duty as reconnaissance soldiers. Having just completed a year of being at high readiness to deploy across the world mounted in their light armoured vehicles, they have taken the opportunity to hone their dismount...

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