This commment is unpublished. Two damaged vehicles were put in tow. LTC Nixon-Eckersall would say that their job was to melt away into the desert, providing the eyes and ears that monitor the border. After getting adjusted to the accents and picking up a few new words, most would understand what is happening within the first day. On three consecutive missions with three different British units, their soldiers killed roughly 40 enemy in combat action that also saw two British soldiers killed in action, and three wounded.
Our convoy was cut in two.
You are a guest Sign Up? Trooper Callum McDonald helped Trooper Thompson into a drainage ditch where he was laying and moaning. He climbed onto the vehicle and saw that Turton, the driver, was dead. They would certainly qualify as part of a spectacular attack, given that EFP bombs are devastatingly powerful, punching through one side of a tank and still blasting out the other side after ripping through the crew. We boarded a small Lynx helicopter and lifted away from FOB Sparrowhawk where the naked Danish soldier had nearly been kidnapped.