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2IC Wessex Yeomanry @2IC_RWxY South West, England

Second in Command for the Royal Wessex Yeomanry, the UK’s Reserve Armoured Regiment. Particularly interested in professional wargaming and decision making.

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Joined Twitter 2/25/19


After a day around the planning table, we’re out on a #Sunday morning recce to confirm where best to achieve each e… https://t.co/SEO7mmmvxZ @TriMetisUK @WessexYeomanry @12ArmdInfBde @ArmyComms_Col @ArmySWcomd @RMASandhurst @UKArmyOfficer @DRM_Supporthttps://t.co/gmwDQht5eQ
1/26
2020
I feel very lucky to be able to do stuff like this. ParkRun in #Salisbury with our bright young leaders and then a… https://t.co/yjIAeGRs6s👇🏼 This. Every day of the week. https://t.co/cGldWA4oOUOur PTI is on CLM this weekend, so I’ve introduced the students on this week’s leadership study to @parkrun in… https://t.co/VmQD01jXcl
1/25
2020
@MortimerRich @WiltsACF_DofE @DofEMichelle @ACFADofE @WessexYeomanry Try it now! @MortimerRich @WiltsACF_DofE @DofEMichelle @ACFADofE @WessexYeomanry Rgr - DM me with what you need and we’ll get it sorted!
1/22
2020
@WiltsACF_DofE @WiltsACF @DofEMichelle @ACFADofE Do you need more @WessexYeomanry capbadges for the new intake?
1/21
2020
The Army Reserve is led by busy people with busy lives - hence the raw glamour of a 0715 meeting with A Sqn Ldr at… https://t.co/coCb1QzSjY
1/20
2020
Get smart. Read lots and ask questions. #think #network #contribute https://t.co/Nkbo9qavHa
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1/17
2020
I'm going to #DSET20 as a civvy. If I wasn't, I would be having one of the FREE places for military delegates. A… https://t.co/fxTlCOTbC8Streetfighter - the movie. #FearNaught https://t.co/HUM7g4vTnu
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1/14
2020
@TheArmourCentre @LWC_UK @WessexYeomanry I caught up with the guys and girls on Day One of their Complex Fit Signal… https://t.co/5gN9g5U4Zl
1/13
2020
@SonOfSunTzu I suspect we’d have something to learn from how this works out, too.
1/12
2020
To show better comms practice, I’ve created a new, official job-related, Twitter account. What you’re reading now w… https://t.co/qFdSXvHXt7
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1/11
2020
One of this week’s highlights: @2IC_RWxY borrowing tanks and terrain from @EvocatusUK for a wargame to get Troopers… https://t.co/29DPuY4SbK
Retweeted by 2IC Wessex Yeomanry @ZeroCharlie1 You’ll need your big coat...Today at the Armour Centre, we're flying the #rainbow flag with #pride to recognise the 20th anniversary of lifting… https://t.co/MEqGjYdgM3
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1/10
2020
Don’t forget we’re recruiting again! We’re running another selection on the 7-8th February, if you’re interested f… https://t.co/fwZxqtSGJE
Retweeted by 2IC Wessex Yeomanry @BSquadronRY @RoyalYeomanry That’s a very familiar-looking Wednesday evening sight!A brave fashion statement by Cpl B on race day of Ex Snow Fox; loving the @WessexYeomanry jumper and @RWiltsYeo soc… https://t.co/ICon07Df3t
Retweeted by 2IC Wessex YeomanryAfter you! Participants on Ex SNOW FOX demonstrate complete confidence in tackling some really challenging skiing.… https://t.co/zhEjI6PJky
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1/9
2020
MCC Fieldcraft basics for #armouredreserve drivers and gunners through the medium of a very simple tabletop… https://t.co/rvCN0aHpJJAnother or our reservists building #ArmyConfidence - different office from the usual! @CSReserves https://t.co/UrKiJesGam
1/8
2020
Always remember, Colonel...the only way is #Wessex! https://t.co/b8hfzxekEOExeter UOTC is recruiting again! If you’re interested in finding out more please fill in the expression of interes… https://t.co/h7dZOBKLz4
Retweeted by 2IC Wessex YeomanryArmy followers, if you've made resolutions to: - learn a new language - read more - pick up new skills - improve yo… https://t.co/lAP8aM5SEK
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1/7
2020
Congratulations, Col Ash - and thanks for that marvellous day last summer! https://t.co/goq2emw1nH @_Will_CR I’d “Start with why” - if your team knows what matters most (your vision for the team?) then it becomes e… https://t.co/GgBfvkDYua
1/6
2020
Got the #backtoschool blues this evening? Cpl B doesn’t - his usual job is as a plasterer but since Saturday he’s b… https://t.co/u7WTmRM9NB
1/5
2020
@Edeaulx @JamesDelingpole My least favourite thing in the world is incoming IDF. No fun at all. @TheKrulakCenter @covetweet @WarintheFuture You’re very welcome. Honestly just amused that #miltwitter can use a ne… https://t.co/IT9ICxt547 @covetweet @TheKrulakCenter @WarintheFuture Link was broken for me, but that’s the badger. Thanks @covetweet. https://t.co/PdxKuGsrhx @TheKrulakCenter IIRC There was a #PME article produced a yet or so ago about using that series of games as a train… https://t.co/3UutuqDHaI @kate_jones50 How about a couple of our armoured reservists from C (Royal Gloucestershire Hussars) Sqn in… https://t.co/JHEviBzerPThe Army Reserve gives free training including #AFV recognition (5 road wheels, tight tracks = not a #ship 🚢 😂) but… https://t.co/jUeNTLYebP
Retweeted by 2IC Wessex YeomanrySeeing a lot of this in my timeline this morning, as Yeomen from B Sqn and the wider Yeomanry family fly out for Ex… https://t.co/XvLrmNNJCJ
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1/4
2020
A critical primer on wargame design https://t.co/gfkTrKdDYP
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1/3
2020
@DepComdt_Wilts @WiltsACF Looking forwards to building stronger ties with @WiltsACF this year!Another entry in the #wargaming series—along with a great selection of references, it also carries a powerful messa… https://t.co/qi3UrPqQUl
Retweeted by 2IC Wessex YeomanryLots of things can give you confidence… for a little while. But confidence that lasts a lifetime? That's… https://t.co/1yBnA19aHe
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1/2
2020
@RAdmSAsquith @RoyalNavy @RoyalMarines @AdmTonyRadakin @CdreDuncanLamb @MajGenHolmes Particularly the legends aboard @HMSEnterprise!Happy New Year to all of our friends across @WRFCA and across @3rdUKDivision. What a difference a decade makes! We… https://t.co/8pztJHCarM
1/1
2019
@Edeaulx Stay safe...Happy New Year!As 2019 draws to a close, time to reflect on what the Regt has acheived during the 225th year of the formation of t… https://t.co/rgLk9ZAd8i
Retweeted by 2IC Wessex Yeomanry2019 has been a fabulous 225th anniversary year for the Yeomanry. As we cross into the next decade, our future look… https://t.co/QddyMnT7Tn
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12/31
2019
Delighted to have integrated and tested Elbit Systems UK’s Iron Vision technology on Streetfighter 2. Great result… https://t.co/7k9ur2epEh
Retweeted by 2IC Wessex Yeomanry @JayRochester_ Or promote Privately Arranged Passage more - I came home from BATUS on posting via an a seriously co… https://t.co/3jjherfp7VA fascinating #YearInReview by @BSqnLdrRWxY who’s part of @WessexYeomanry - an active #Challenger2 equipped… https://t.co/qXGCk7KdsN
Retweeted by 2IC Wessex YeomanryAs another busy year draws to a close, I’m reflecting on some of the achievements of B Sqn in 2019. Needless to s… https://t.co/OKFUm5i5SN
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12/30
2019
Yesterday, Colonel Andrew Dawes, Commander South West, was recognised for his exceptional leadership during a perio… https://t.co/Ff98EQPysa
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12/28
2019
Hey #MilTwitter especially in the UK and @BritishArmy can you help us to 1,000 followers and grow our support and a… https://t.co/WbL93l1syg
Retweeted by 2IC Wessex YeomanryNice surprise to see the @WessexYeomanry’s Padre, @joeyjep on TV this morning. https://t.co/aU93r2VwCY
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12/24
2019
@WessexYeomanry @SASCTrainingWO Catching up with @BSqnLdrRWxY, RHQ...
12/22
2019
If Pooh can help Eeyore, so can we. The RWY benevolent fund is there to help all Wiltshire Yeomen and their familie… https://t.co/ZTgoyZzCXU
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12/20
2019
Fantastic and historic Christmas card from the RWY in 42 while recovering from the battle of El Alamein. Fabulous c… https://t.co/yJygmGtHub
Retweeted by 2IC Wessex Yeomanry @ArmyCO1Mercian @Army1MERCIAN @DefenceU @BritishArmy Congratulations Sgt Carroll - richly deserved!
12/18
2019
Following the inter-MP ‘bants’ over the weekend about the Wessex Yeomanry with interjections from @JohnnyMercerUKhttps://t.co/wVI0cp8V9s
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12/16
2019
We have decided to make a website in English to better fit the content in the Anglo-Saxon market. The article "Leop… https://t.co/jQnchnkkj7
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12/14
2019
@JohnnyMercerUK @JamesCleverly @WessexYeomanry @campaignforceuk @DanJarvisMP @MPIainDS @BWallaceMP @LeoDochertyUKhttps://t.co/RIe6qicbb1 @campaignforceuk @JamesCleverly @WessexYeomanry @DanJarvisMP @MPIainDS @BWallaceMP @LeoDochertyUK @DavidDavisMPhttps://t.co/UKzKJWvmusCongratulations to @Simonhartmp, one of our own, on his election to the House of Commons. https://t.co/V3xGCLtnS9 @campaignforceuk @DanJarvisMP @MPIainDS @BWallaceMP @LeoDochertyUK @DavidDavisMP @CrispinBlunt @DesmondSwaynehttps://t.co/uLePZoBn15 @campaignforceuk @DanJarvisMP @MPIainDS @BWallaceMP @LeoDochertyUK @DavidDavisMP @CrispinBlunt @DesmondSwaynehttps://t.co/An623AhCuuWhatever we do, leadership is key; here, one of our Troop Sergeants watches and mentors a junior soldier on ranges.… https://t.co/zXL5HgiVaZ
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12/13
2019
@BSqnLdrRwxy I’m sure the QMSI can help make a case for funding!How about one of these in the sheds, @BSqnLdrRwxy? https://t.co/r6MxlsPc3X @reservehockey @UotcExeter @CO_Exeter @SapperHockey @RoyalYeomanry @3miBn @32SignalRegt @6MIBN @HACRegimenthttps://t.co/cqCS7WPE87 @NiallMccracken Awesome.This thing of moderation. As we hit the season to be jolly and some brilliant events that bring us together - pleas… https://t.co/0vRb8LfXnI
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12/11
2019
Spent the weekend away in London and dropped into the amazing @britishmuseum for a few hours. I was amazed to note… https://t.co/zH4K692K3v
12/9
2019
This weekend, B Squadron @WessexYeomanry have been completing their Military Annual Training Tests; including fitne… https://t.co/2E5aBTJcR2
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12/8
2019
Your ideas are worth spreading. Have an impact on defence. Write for the wavell room https://t.co/GCoeT57afI https://t.co/zvvp71ogkd
Retweeted by 2IC Wessex YeomanryAustralia has an Army-hosted hobby #wargaming event which also raised money for service charities. https://t.co/5snm1lQ65fAs Regulars head home for weekend our Reserves don their uniforms. #ArmyReserve a fundamental part @BritishArmy. Nu… https://t.co/cLZ7WUV5Rc
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12/7
2019
Looking sharp, Y Sqn Ldr! https://t.co/5QkdPtLeMo
12/6
2019
We have some catching up to do... https://t.co/TBuDmY8BXaA morning of #innovation with the @RoyalTankRegt with a demo at the culmination of the second Streetfighter experim… https://t.co/vOzhUE7P6K
12/5
2019
Sorry - SSgt D!SSgt L had a pretty good day today! https://t.co/yQBIZqsxkw @E_H_Carpenter Absolutely #notatankThey get everywhere, our reservists! https://t.co/xKKShEk9SHAn absolutely brilliant evening with The Weavers. And then afterwards, with the Yeoman Warders. Thank you for havin… https://t.co/Nu4SVy4TLC
12/4
2019
Attended a productive meeting of the Yeomanry Association, galvanising the oft unseen, but vitally important suppor… https://t.co/sQYzbiKh7A
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12/2
2019
@IdleMrBridle @TooFatLardies @BSqnLdrRwxy @WessexYeomanry @InnovationArmy Sounds like fun for the Tigers... @bermicourt @WessexYeomanry @BSqnLdrRwxy @UKArmyOfficer @Empowrd_Soldier @ColonelYeomanry @InnovationArmy @WRFCAhttps://t.co/QJMxPZLudkWrapped up on a great weekend with these movers and shakers from across @WessexYeomanry to coach and #develop them… https://t.co/z0ekrJSCuU
12/1
2019
@pinstripedline @BSqnLdrRwxy @WessexYeomanry @InnovationArmy @TooFatLardies “What a Tanker” by @TooFatLardies https://t.co/gFvJ8SMfUSIn a dark corner of C Sqn bar, @BSqnLdrRwxy moves his Sherman Firefly across the ford to achieve a covered approach… https://t.co/liFTfgUXtYYoung Officers and NCOs from @WessexYeomanry are at our #Cirencester centre on the first of 3 weekends across the w… https://t.co/5dNRbf2Jt9
11/30
2019
She’s not “just” a chef.... Congratulations Merc! https://t.co/SkDFuKqA1bCongratulations! And thank you for @NimbusNinety’s unstinting and ongoing support to @WessexYeomanry over the last… https://t.co/Go7P1NjigWHappy #Thanksgiving to all our friends (and my in-laws) on the other side of the pond! #GBA https://t.co/RpNgFtgNk3
11/28
2019
@22ndoffoot @IBSBrecon @ArmyInfantryHQ @TrainingScrew @7thRats @schinf @1ITBCatterick @SOIAusArmy @RACTrgRegt The… https://t.co/tXSoBJ5m2iOPFOR US style https://t.co/trI6sRVMnP
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11/27
2019
@ParrottKaty You were lucky that @WessexYeomanry we’re not in this weekend...many enjoy a dip in the cove!Genuinely excited to see that I got a nod from @Doctrine_Man last year. Must write more. https://t.co/LrbZkIxj5f
11/24
2019
@ESqn_SNIY @CombatRecce @CSqn_SNIY @Asqn_sniy @nih_sqn @Lowland_RFCA Happy Birthday! @hodgemeister_71 @BSqnLdrRwxy @WessexYeomanry @PHE_uk @Bristol_UOTC @UKArmyOfficer @ColonelYeomanry @RMASandhursthttps://t.co/m52XLnOhLW
11/23
2019

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