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28.07.2014

Photographer-SSgt-Mark-Nesbit-RLC-Army-Photographer-HQ-1UK-Armd-DivA-degree-of-military-experienceTaking-up-defensive-positions-after-the-assault.The-British-Army-has-long-invested-in-youth-and-especially-in-the-potential-for-young-officers.-The-University-Officer-Training-Corps-in-Bristol-is-one-such-departments-that-offers-young-graduates-a-taste-of-the-Army-life.Based-in-Bristol-but-covering-the-area-of-Bath-and-the-University-of-West-England-young-graduates-Officer-Cadets-conduct-their-annual-training-exercise-which-offers-Military-Skills-training-Adventure-Training-and-a-number-of-cultural-activities-over-an-intense-two-week-package-in-Northern-Germany.The-OCDTs-all-have-a-range-of-military-experience-but-after-the-long-drive-from-the-Bristol-area-they-are-quickly-immersed-into-the-field-where-they-are-trained-and-tested-on-some-basic-military-skills.-Then-after-some-adventure-training-on-and-around-a-local-lake-they-then-experience-some-of-the-local-museums-including-the-holocaust-museum-at-Bergen-Belsen.ENDSNOTE-TO-DESKS-MoD-release-authorised-handout-images.-All-images-remain-crown-copyright.-Photo-credit-to-read-Staff-Sergeant-Mark-Nesbit-RLC-Photrichardwatt@mediaops.army_.mod_.ukshanewilkinson@mediaops.army_.mod_.ukRichard-Watt-07836-515306Shane-Wilkinson-07901-590723


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