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The Light Dragoons @LDLightCav Catterick Garrison, England

The Light Dragoons is a Light Cavalry Regiment in the Royal Armoured Corps. They are equipped with the Jackal light armoured vehicle.

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Light Dragoon Soldiers from B Sqn (The Guards) have been practicing room clearance drills using an inflatable urban… https://t.co/i2gDNLqMzf
7/7
2020
Fantastic link up. Lots of opportunities for future work together. Thanks for having LEGION Troop @ComdUKeFPhttps://t.co/0eqxEyhXnZ
7/2
2020
📸 Soldiers from 🇬🇧 C Squadron @LDLightCav prepare for Exercise Bull Run. The Light Dragoons are deployed on… https://t.co/APQBj7f69U
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7/1
2020
Top notch gym session with LEGION Troop this morning in 🇵🇱. Thanks for reminding me of my age. I even managed to di… https://t.co/oj3t5mngMZ
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6/30
2020
📸 C Sqn @LDLightCav deployed on #OpCABRIT during Ex Dragoon Strike. The exercise in 🇵🇱 Poland tested multinational… https://t.co/zwZm5ZFv7h
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6/26
2020
This may look like nothing to a lot of you but for the soldiers of LEGION Tp in Poland, finally having access to th… https://t.co/dnJBWbIEyU
6/13
2020
📸 Soldiers conduct a practice raid at 🌄 first light on the Enhanced Recce Cadre. The @LDLightCav are on #OpCABRIThttps://t.co/byHQksDvka
Retweeted by The Light DragoonsSoldiers from LEGION TROOP @BG_Poland_eFP took part in a dismounted close quarters combat and knife fighting course… https://t.co/IFiHMHaEzj
6/11
2020
📸 Soldiers on the Enhanced Recce Cadre deploy in the dark of night 🌃🌑 to enhance their nighttime contact skills. Th… https://t.co/vsk8qtrPlx
Retweeted by The Light DragoonsSuch versatility here. Watch this space for plans to support our light forces in 2021. https://t.co/rvUUIUIWPN
Retweeted by The Light DragoonsWe are pleased to present the latest Supacat HMT variant, the Light Weight Recovery Vehicle (LWR ) which has been d… https://t.co/OGFNqj8Ru8
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6/9
2020
Reflecting today on the men of 13th/18th Royal Hussars (QMO) who landed on Sword Beach 76 years ago. One of them w… https://t.co/cagt7HEfkE
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6/6
2020
Not a bad day at the office! Soldiers from LEGION Tp, deployed as part of @BG_Poland_eFP have been trained in the u… https://t.co/0QFkZ9Bd8J
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6/3
2020
Not a bad day at the office! Soldiers from LEGION Tp, deployed as part of @BG_Poland_eFP have been trained in the u… https://t.co/0QFkZ9Bd8J
6/2
2020
Fancy a life less ordinary? Join England’s Northern Cavalry. #army #recon #sniper @BG_Poland_eFP @ComdUKeFPhttps://t.co/Kr61o3AkT4
6/1
2020
📸 Soldiers from 🇬🇧 @LDLightCav took part in a #murphchallenge whilst deployed on #OpCABRIT in 🇵🇱 in aid of 🇺🇸… https://t.co/vA6PDFsLAU
Retweeted by The Light Dragoons👏 Well said Colonel Ollie. We stand with you in remembering those who have paid the ultimate sacrifice and look for… https://t.co/RxCdMXgbL7A Sqn (The Empire) have been on ranges at Castlemartin, honing their LF TTPs ready for a testing summer of exercise… https://t.co/s6vtLdPmDs
5/30
2020
Soldiers from C Squadron Light Dragoons are in Poland on OP CABRIT as part of NATO’s Enhanced Forward Presence. Ope… https://t.co/rLzvfdv5LZ
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5/25
2020
@Comd4X @2_SCOTS @The_Black_Rats @BritishArmy His Revisionist History podcast is epic too https://t.co/4cqh6Ayqhm
5/23
2020
This week we have been sharing thoughts on mental heath awareness. Sharing a problem with friends, showing kindness… https://t.co/JzWOwlwEBs
5/22
2020
#KindnessMatters #BeKind #MentalHealthAwarenessWeek #mentalhealth @4Alpha1 https://t.co/6PPqmmG1ou
5/21
2020
📸 🇬🇧 Jackals from C Squadron @LDLightCav providing fire support from their .50cal machine guns during a practice ra… https://t.co/qYW4lVbgcD
Retweeted by The Light Dragoons🦉🐛The early bird catches the worm - Some great shots of troops from @LDLightCav, deployed to 🇵🇱 Poland as part of… https://t.co/qvFGTdC7LZ
Retweeted by The Light Dragoons#KindessMatters #BeKind #BeKindtoyourMind #MentalHealthAwarenessWeek @4Alpha1 https://t.co/SjvmbeDfCH
5/20
2020
#KindnessMatters #kindness #MentalHealthAwarenessWeek https://t.co/oJqvnMAjK8
5/19
2020
#MentalHealthAwarenessWeek #kindness https://t.co/OM7fhv36eu
5/18
2020
@nicholadrummond Hopefully JKL too... @SupacatLtdTake a look at 19 images of @LDLightCav on exercise in Poland 👇#WeAreNATO https://t.co/3wRhEumpdG
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5/16
2020
#OTD 1940. 15th/19th Hussars of 2nd Light Armoured Recce Brigade conduct a Rearward Passage of Lines through 9th In… https://t.co/Plb0wrFoeB
Retweeted by The Light DragoonsFancy a life less ordinary? Join England’s Northern Cavalry. @ComdUKeFP @BG_Poland_eFP @SHAPE_NATO @ukinpoland https://t.co/HPhKcU6Jub
5/14
2020
@SupacatLtd Crackin’ paint job!🇬🇧 #VE75 🇬🇧 Thank you 🙏 Soldiers from @TheQOY1, @3RHA, @Official_REME plus others who are deployed with C Sqn, Ligh… https://t.co/qbrtMDgCZe'silence broken by a tiny bird singing. I realised then that I had not heard such a sound since I left England & th… https://t.co/gwQOHVout5
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5/8
2020
Thank you #NHS #clapforourkeyworkers #NHSheroes #ClapForTheNHS https://t.co/oru1rgB7uc🌙 🔥NIGHT FIRE🔥🌙 This incredible imagery tells the story of @NATO @BG_Poland_eFP’s work to build interoperability… https://t.co/qR4KpSwWw7
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4/30
2020
Can you spot the marksman? 🎯 Snipers from @LDLightCav conduct training as part of @NATO's @BG_Poland_eFP. Snipers… https://t.co/GSNuewGo01
Retweeted by The Light DragoonsLEGION Tp have taken over from @SCOTS_DG and are cracking on with integrating into the @BG_Poland_eFP. SA80 fam les… https://t.co/wggjeQVvkV
4/29
2020
Week 2 of the isolation workouts from The Legion. A bit easier for you this time @LDLtCav_LE_Offr 😉! @ComdUKeFPhttps://t.co/IZ9w6ELImG
4/24
2020
#NHSCovidHeroes #NHS #ClapForCarers https://t.co/bSztmGgWe8
4/16
2020
https://t.co/C2aDOtnWoXHere’s an isolation workout everyone can do at home courtesy of C Sqn out in Poland. Add your score to the comments… https://t.co/N1UGtL2XMq
4/15
2020
⁦@AmbassadorKnott⁩ - Thank you for the great message of welcome to Legion Troop, LD. Also, well done Balaklava Troo… https://t.co/U34OE2pD5D
4/13
2020
Thank you Ambassador. The men and women of Balaclava Troop @SCOTS_DG have done an excellent job with @BG_Poland_eFPhttps://t.co/lLoBkw6OcX
Retweeted by The Light Dragoons @AmbassadorKnott @BritishArmy @mblaszczak @T_Szatkowski @MON_GOV_PL Thank you! Legion Troop are excited to get goin… https://t.co/ca6zqiPCk3
4/6
2020
1/ @ArmyCGS gave instructions last night that all Army personnel were to register and sign-up to Defence Connect.… https://t.co/gAUJruxF0j
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3/28
2020
#TBT to soldiers from Balaklava Troop of the @LDLightCav who in 2018 were living and working in challenging condit… https://t.co/Q67cQDXYqV
Retweeted by The Light DragoonsGood job. Great example of isolation discipline! https://t.co/ULhrzX3NVd
3/26
2020
Dozens of specialist military planners are providing support to public services, local authorities and emergency se… https://t.co/4AeZ977EGq
Retweeted by The Light DragoonsCorp Ben Beale explains why he chose to photograph the Light Dragoons on their reconnaissance role in Norway featu… https://t.co/NoJLAsxkY4
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3/24
2020
A moving write up by an Ex @LDLightCav Officer. This is very real, it’s happening now. https://t.co/wsbNduYBEI
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3/21
2020
@RSMLightDragoon @LDLtCav_LE_Offr Well done @RSMLightDragoon. It’s not over yet! See you on the dark side....
3/20
2020
Despite the difficult conditions we all face at the moment, the Army family asks you to pause with us to remember 2… https://t.co/8vK99qAZZ6
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3/19
2020
The #ATDU week Light Cav Mast Mounted Camera Visit of our French counterparts Visit of @JezMJBennett and… https://t.co/LQs3wNMqw6
Retweeted by The Light DragoonsWe are really chuffed with this. Working with Exsel all week they’ve cleverly integrated a fixed mast onto Jackal… https://t.co/71moFiVb2v
Retweeted by The Light DragoonsToday C Sqn (The Legion) had their families afternoon. They deploy to Poland on Op CABRIT soon. It was capped off b… https://t.co/ZXzgClZIhE
3/6
2020
Well done @RoyalTankRegt @RTR_FC on a convincing win against @LDLightCav. See you in the final, Sat 2 May, 10am KO at Burton Court, RHC.
Retweeted by The Light DragoonsCongratulations to @RoyalTankRegt who were victorious over @LDLightCav in the Cavalry Cup semifinal on a wet Tidwor… https://t.co/5HkLalxrU2
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3/4
2020
Families Friday in the officers’ mess! 🤯@ArmdCavRDG @lancerzeroalpha https://t.co/anDSOvINfX @RSMLightDragoon @thedannyrae Good job @thedannyrae! Leading by example.
2/28
2020
Those Cumbrian nights..... 🌓 ✨ 🌌 @DefencePhoto https://t.co/Yb6VgzRacT
2/27
2020
C Sqn (The Legion) are putting the finishing touches to their training prior to deployment to Poland in Apr. Here’s… https://t.co/Q5ZJql4biLCongrats to LCpl Biggins who was awarded the King Abdullah II medal for leadership. King Abdullah is @LDLightCav Co… https://t.co/ObzHBxskeF
Retweeted by The Light DragoonsGreat job @TheWelshCavalry. Project THUNDERCAT demonstrating brilliant industry partnership and true innovative spi… https://t.co/GmHphDzc8L
2/26
2020
A British Soldier, assigned to the Balaklava Troop, C Squadron, @SCOTSDG, practices setting up a Javelin anti-tank… https://t.co/Nsb185OVtx
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2/13
2020
I love the smell of modernisation in the morning #ATDU https://t.co/BfNpQULvwq
Retweeted by The Light DragoonsAfter the great news about Burton Court and a lot of hard work and proof of coaching qualifications, football ethos… https://t.co/F2w3YEjWdzAfter great work from @RAC_Corps_SM the 2020 Cavalry Cup final is to be played at Burton Court. I can’t wait for th… https://t.co/JIoEUEWCk5
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2/7
2020
#TimeToTalkDay2020 https://t.co/Uki8LM4Of3
Retweeted by The Light DragoonsBrilliant message from CO #ATDU. Give it a listen. Thanks Rob #TimeToTalk #mentalhealth https://t.co/4lpsUjJb5o
2/6
2020
We were sorely tested by @1_rangFC today but Capt Lloyd @LDLightCav and WO2 Peart @rhqpwrr fought back in the secon… https://t.co/7Zt2wTN1Rq
Retweeted by The Light DragoonsAmazing stuff! Bring on the @RACTrgRegt! ⚽️ 🏆 @TheArmourCentre @ArmySportASCB https://t.co/cHfFsjup3v
2/5
2020
Brilliant to have some great guests to speak to C Sqn (The Legion) prior to their deployment on Op CABRIT. Special… https://t.co/DChUkvHfs6 @SupacatLtd https://t.co/jfcGLtJJTP
2/4
2020
Happy Birthday to our Colonel in Chief HM @KingAbdullahII. The king served with our antecedent regiment and his son… https://t.co/UVuwUiKz7PIt is with great sadness that we must announce that Tpr Ben Healy died suddenly in the early hours of Sunday mornin… https://t.co/O4CbiCyDDpA welcome surprise! Maj. Gen. Joe Jarrard 🇺🇸, U.S. Army Europe Deputy Commanding General for Army National Guard,… https://t.co/KgVEYLkXqp
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1/30
2020
I totally underestimated this sport. The bottom line is that, if you are competing, you are physically and mentall… https://t.co/dUz2VuLpyU
Retweeted by The Light DragoonsThe QDG Battle Group has arrived at Salisbury Plain for Exercise WESSEX STORM. Live fire ranges, battle exercises… https://t.co/X9OEltddJZ
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1/29
2020
C Sqn (The Legion) are deploying to Poland 🇵🇱 in the Spring as part of the @BG_Poland_eFP. This week they have been… https://t.co/01m1xJSgKW
1/22
2020
T shirts on the machines for @LDLightCav C Sqn (The Legion). @RSMLightDragoon https://t.co/qAaVWtuN9C
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1/21
2020
Shout out to @LMUKNews @gduknews @Herstory_Club @Wiltsgal @DefenceIQ @LDLightCav @TheWelshCavalry @SCOTS_DGhttps://t.co/Jw7LdRGRcX
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1/17
2020
Huge thanks to @ArmySgtMajor for spending a day with @LDLightCav. The troops enjoyed hosting and bringing back memo… https://t.co/RTjebJky3X
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1/15
2020
@Steve_Parker88 @SunderlandUK @UrchTyrone @UKParliament @armyjobs @BritishArmy Great work Corporal MajorBrilliant to have the @ArmySgtMajor visiting. Shame about the weather! ☔️ @The_Black_Rats @1UKDivision @ArmyCGS https://t.co/OToX7nFKC5
1/14
2020
@thepagey @mike_sewart @DefencePhoto @BritishAWE @RoboticResearch @TheWelshCavalry @SCOTS_DG https://t.co/czeXlvzSlEOn my way to Catterick to spend the day with @BritishArmy discussing Strike and seeing this... https://t.co/itBZugxSTI
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1/8
2020
#4ATryDry crew it’s your first dry weekend: You’re on day three. Monday will be 6 - double already. You can rewa… https://t.co/18VfprYMEF
Retweeted by The Light Dragoons @Steve_Parker88 @BritishArmy @USArmy @SgtsMajAcademy @ArmySgtMajor @3UKDivComdSM @ComdSM_USASMA @SunderlandUK Congr… https://t.co/P9kOdVCWgU
1/4
2020
https://t.co/ZtpVXVwzbgHNY 2020 to all. We hope this year brings you lots of success and happiness. We have a busy year ahead and we’ll be… https://t.co/6zRWRnKlAy
1/1
2019
I’m really proud of what @LDLightCav has achieved this year. We’ve excelled in training, UK Ops and sports. Coming… https://t.co/8gCefdSbjQ
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12/31
2019
@thepagey Great to see #Thundercat front and centre. WESSEX STORM 1/20 shaping up to be a great exercise for Light… https://t.co/jTBVOUGjM2
Retweeted by The Light DragoonsHere are the ‘Sprints’ if you want to know more - explore - or join us please get in touch. Each sprint is a 12 wee… https://t.co/1zkYLZKztj
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12/30
2019
Brilliant @SCOTS_DG ! We hope you come to visit C Squadron next summer too. https://t.co/k3dOvZl8EZ
12/24
2019
Members of C Squadron are back in Fishlake today for HRH The Prince of Wales’ visit. It’s great to see this strong… https://t.co/fFFRPwgf9f
12/23
2019
LWR proving its agility as well as recovering a fully laden casualty vehicle ⁦@3Cdo_Bde⁩ ⁦@LDLightCav⁩ ⁦… https://t.co/diFW0n5Ax2
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12/20
2019
Our Alpine Ski Team are busy building up their leg strength in @VerbierResorts ready for the @RoyalArmdCorps ski ch… https://t.co/Vj2kq33XnP
12/18
2019
Our Nordic Ski Team are training hard in prep for the Army comps after Christmas. Aerobic capacity is increasing al… https://t.co/mibLY2kpX5
12/16
2019
A message from @Comd4X - Brigadier Olly Brown🎄 https://t.co/yXWLP6b2MU
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12/15
2019

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