Arnhem Visit & Battlefield Tour

22 February 2018

Warning Order


Arnhem Visit & Battlefield Tour


  1. The County is undertaking a Battlefield Tour to Arnhem over the period 20-24 Sep 18.
  2. Places are limited to 36 Cadets, 12 per Coy who are aged over 15 years and in possession of a valid Passport.
  3. 2 CFAV’s are required per Coy, at least 1 must be MB qualified.
  4. Activities being undertaken are:

    Battlefield Tour (the Border Regiments role in Operation Market Garden).
    Visit to Royal Netherlands Army’s Recovery & Identification Unit.
    Visit to Arnhem Bridge
    Ginkel Heath Commemorative Parachute Drop
    Memorial Service at Oosterbeek Military Cemetery
    R & R in Arnhem

  5. Use the attached Detachment Return and ensure a Consent Form is completed and signed off by the Cadets Parents or Carer.
  6. Consent Forms, passport information and the payment are due at County HQ by Noon on Thurs 01 July 18. The cost of the BFT is £75 which is payable on submission of your Detachment Return.
  7. Joining Instructions and further information will be issued prior to the event.


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