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==Royal Armoured Corps==
 
==Royal Armoured Corps==
  
* [[Household Cavalry Regiment]] - Piccadilly Cowboys/Donkey Wallopers
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* [[Household Cavalry Regiment]]  
* [[9th/12th Royal Lancers]] - Three quarter Prancers; 75 Heavy Underwater Artillery; 3/4 Popular; Ballroom Dancers
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**Piccadilly Cowboys
* [[11th Hussars]] - Elephant's Arse ;Cherrypickers
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**Donkey Wallopers
* [[The Queen’s Royal Lancers]] - Boneheads
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[[1st Queen's Dragoon Guards]]
* [[The King’s Royal Hussars]]- sh*t hawks
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**Queen's Dancing Girls
* [[The Queens Own Hussars]] (QOH) - Queers on Horseback
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* [[9th/12th Royal Lancers]]
* The [[Royal Tank Regiment]] The People's Cavalry, The Chav Cav, The Chavalry
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**Three quarter Prancers;  
* The [[Cavalry]] The People's Tank Regiments,  
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**75 Heavy Underwater Artillery
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**3/4 Popular
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**Ballroom Dancers
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* [[11th Hussars]]
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**Elephant's Arse
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**Cherrypickers
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* [[The Queen’s Royal Lancers]]
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**Boneheads
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* [[The King’s Royal Hussars]]
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**Sh*t hawks
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* [[The Queens Own Hussars]]  
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**(QOH) - Queers on Horseback
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* The [[Royal Tank Regiment]]  
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**The People's Cavalry  
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**The Chav Cav
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**The Chavalry
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* The [[Cavalry]]  
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**The People's Tank Regiments,  
  
 
==Infantry==
 
==Infantry==
* [[The King's Own Scottish Borderers]] - Bing Crosbies -
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* [[The King's Own Scottish Borderers]]
* [[The Royal Scots (The Royal Regiment)]] - The Broken Biscuits - Pontius Pilots Bodyguard
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**Bing Crosbies
* [[ The Black Watch (The Royal Highland Regiment)]] - The sheep sh**gers
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* [[The Royal Scots (The Royal Regiment)]]
* [[The King's Regiment]] - Theiving Scouse and Manc Gits aka the Kingo's
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**The Broken Biscuits
* [[The Queen's Lancashire Regiment]] - Queers, Loonies and Rejects; Queen's Last Resort/Quick lets run, Queers,Lesbians and Rapists  
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**Pontius Pilots Bodyguard
* [[The Royal Gloucestershire, Berkshire and Wiltshire Regiment|RGBW]] - M4 Rifles, Right Great Big Wimps, alphabety spaghetti, Royal Green Belt Wearers
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* [[ The Black Watch (The Royal Highland Regiment)]]
* Any Guards - Marble Tops, Wooden Tops
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**The sheep sh**gers
* [[The Grenadier Guards]] - Gobblers
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* [[The King's Regiment]]
* [[The Coldstream Guards]] - Sheep-shaggers.
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**Kingo's
* [[The Royal Highland Fusiliers]] Jimmy Jimmy Fcuk Fcuks-Punk Rockers-Weegies
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**Theiving Scouse and Manc Gits
* [[The Light Infantry]] - Arfurs (as in 'alf a cap badge')
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* [[The Queen's Lancashire Regiment]]
* [[The Green Howards]] - Frankies, The Dingles, The Green Cowards
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**Queers, Loonies and Rejects
* [[Angleiron]]s - [[The Royal Anglian Regiment]] - 1st Bn "The Vikings", 2nd Bn "The [[Poachers]]", 3rd Bn "The Pompadours" - now disbanded.
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**Queen's Last Resort
* [[The Princess Of Wales's Royal Regiment]] - Di's Guys / Camilla's Gorillas. The Squidgies. Squidgey's Own
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**Quick Lets Run
* [[The Duke of Wellington's Regiment]] - The Duke of Boots, The Dirty Dukes
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**Queers,Lesbians and Rapists  
* [[Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders]] - Agile and Suffering, Argyll and Bolton Wanderers
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* [[The Royal Gloucestershire, Berkshire and Wiltshire Regiment|RGBW]]
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**M4 Rifles  
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**Right Great Big Wimps
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**Alphabety spaghetti
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**Royal Green Belt Wearers
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* Any Guards Regiment
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**Marble Tops
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**Wooden Tops
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* [[The Grenadier Guards]]
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**Gobblers
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* [[The Coldstream Guards]]  
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**Sheep-shaggers.
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* [[The Royal Highland Fusiliers]]  
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**Jimmy Jimmy Fcuk Fcuks-Punk Rockers-Weegies
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* [[The Light Infantry]]
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**Arfurs (as in 'alf a cap badge')
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**Think Light, Think Shite
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* [[The Green Howards]]
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**Frankies
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**The Dingles
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**The Green Cowards
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* [[The Royal Anglian Regiment]]
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**[[Angleiron]]s
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**1st Bn "The Vikings"  
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**2nd Bn "The [[Poachers]]"  
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**3rd Bn "The Pompadours" - now disbanded.
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* [[The Princess Of Wales's Royal Regiment]]
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**Di's Guys
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**Camilla's Gorillas
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**The Squidgies
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**Squidgey's Own
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* [[The Duke of Wellington's Regiment]]
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**The Duke of Boots
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**The Dirty Dukes
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* [[Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders]]
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**Agile and Suffering
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**Argyll and Bolton Wanderers
  
 
==Combat Support==
 
==Combat Support==
* [[Royal Horse Artillery]] - Donkey Wallopers, Royal Arse Hortillery
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* [[Royal Horse Artillery]]
* [[The Royal Artillery]] - Planks, Dropshots, Cloudpunchers, long range snipers, Nine-Mile Snipers
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**Donkey Wallopers
* [[The Royal Engineers]] - Wedgeheads
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**Royal Arse Hortillery
* [[The Royal Signals]] - [[Scaley Backs]] - Modern variant Scaleys - buzz heads
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* [[The Royal Artillery]]
* [[The Intelligence Corps]] - Snot hats, Muppets, IC (as in eh i see, ugh), Green Slime, Sneaky beakies (I hate that term!), Lack Of(Intelligence)Corps, Splitters f*ck the boss for promotion Corps,  
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**Planks
* [[Army Air Corps]] - Anti Aviation Corporation, Anagram - Sorry I Am Crap, Teeny Weeny Airways
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**Dropshots, Cloudpunchers
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**Long range snipers
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**Nine-Mile Snipers
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* [[The Royal Engineers]]
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**Wedgeheads
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* [[The Royal Signals]]
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**[[Scaley Backs]]
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**Modern variant Scaleys
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**Buzz heads
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* [[The Intelligence Corps]]
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**Snot hats
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**Muppets
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**IC (as in eh i see, ugh),  
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**Green Slime
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**Sneaky beakies (I hate that term!)
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**Lack Of(Intelligence)Corps
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**Splitters f*ck the boss for promotion Corps,  
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* [[Army Air Corps]]
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**Anti Aviation Corporation
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**Anagram - Sorry I Am Crap
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**Teeny Weeny Airways
  
 
==Combat Service Support==
 
==Combat Service Support==
* [[The Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers]] (REME) - Royal Engineers Made Easy/Royal Engineers Minus Educayshun/Real engineering made easy, ruin everything mechanical eventually/Rough Engineering Made Easy/Arrse bandits/Rear Ends Made Easy/Ruin Everything Mainly Engines/Ruin Every Maiden Eventually
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* [[The Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers]] (REME)  
*[[The Royal Logistic Corps]] (RLC) - Right Lovely Crowd, Right Load of Cobblers, Rags Lorries & Curries, Really Large Corps, Paramilitary wing of Eddie Stobart(god damn it who let the cnut out of the bag)REME Luggage Carriers, Really Large Corps
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**Royal Engineers Made Easy
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**Royal Engineers Minus Educayshun
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**Real engineering made easy
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**Ruin everything mechanical eventually
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**Rough Engineering Made Easy
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**Arrse bandits/
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**Rear Ends Made Easy
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**Ruin Everything Mainly Engines
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**Ruin Every Maiden Eventually
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*[[The Royal Logistic Corps]] (RLC)
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**Right Lovely Crowd
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**Right Load of Cobblers  
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**Rags Lorries & Curries
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**Really Large Corps
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**Paramilitary wing of Eddie Stobart(god damn it who let the cnut out of the bag)
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**REME Luggage Carriers
  
 
===Army Medical Services===
 
===Army Medical Services===
* [[Royal Army Medical Corps]] (RAMC) - Chancre mechanics, linseed lancers, "run away matron's coming", Rather a Mediocre CrowdRob All My Comrades.
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* [[Royal Army Medical Corps]] (RAMC)
* [[Royal Army Dental Corps]] (RADC) - Gob Docs, Fang Farriers
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**Chancre mechanics
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**Linseed Lancers
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**"Run away Matron's coming"  
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**Rather a Mediocre Crowd
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**Rob All My Comrades.
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* [[Royal Army Dental Corps]] (RADC)
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**Gob Docs
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**Fang Farriers
  
 
===Adjutant General's Corps===
 
===Adjutant General's Corps===
* [[The Royal Military Police]] (RMP) - Monkeys, pigs, filth, meat heads, Red Caps
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* [[The Royal Military Police]] (RMP)
* [[The Adjutant General's Corps]] (AGC) - All Girls Corps/Alf Garnets Commandos/paper clip commandos
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**Monkeys
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**Pigs
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**Filth
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**Meat heads
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**Red Caps
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* [[The Adjutant General's Corps]] (AGC)
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**All Girls Corps
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**Alf Garnets Commandos
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**Paper clip commandos
  
 
==Misc==
 
==Misc==
* [[Small Arms School Corps]] (SASC) - Sh*t and Shovel Corps
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* [[Small Arms School Corps]] (SASC)
* 51 Bde BRT - Better (than) Regular Troops
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**Sh*t and Shovel Corps
* [[Women's Royal Army Corps]] (WRAC) - Lumpy Jumpers, Wet Round All Crevices, Weekly Ration of Army C**t
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* 51 Bde BRT
* [[Royal Army Service Corps]] (RASC) - Run Away, Someone's Coming
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**Better (than) Regular Troops
* [[Army Catering Corps]] (ACC)   Ah Cannae Cook, Andy Caps Commandos, Aldershot Cement Company
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* [[Women's Royal Army Corps]] (WRAC)
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**Lumpy Jumpers
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**Wet Round All Crevices
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**Weekly Ration of Army C**t
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* [[Royal Army Service Corps]] (RASC)
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**Run Away, Someone's Coming
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* [[Army Catering Corps]] (ACC)
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**Ah Cannae Cook
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**Andy Caps Commandos
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**Aldershot Cement Company
  
  
 
==UOTCs==
 
==UOTCs==
  
* [[University of London OTC]] (ULOTC) - Usually Learnt Off The Cuff
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* [[University of London OTC]] (ULOTC)
* [[Bristol University Officer Training Corps]] - "Benders. Unusually Obtuse Teenage Cretins"
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**Usually Learnt Off The Cuff
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* [[Bristol University Officer Training Corps]]
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**"Benders. Unusually Obtuse Teenage Cretins"
  
 
[[Category:Regiments and Corps ]]
 
[[Category:Regiments and Corps ]]
 
[[category:Army Slang]]
 
[[category:Army Slang]]

Revision as of 17:09, 7 October 2006

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Sometimes funny, normally rude - the names Regiments are normally known by.

Royal Armoured Corps

1st Queen's Dragoon Guards

Infantry

Combat Support

Combat Service Support

  • The Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers (REME)
    • Royal Engineers Made Easy
    • Royal Engineers Minus Educayshun
    • Real engineering made easy
    • Ruin everything mechanical eventually
    • Rough Engineering Made Easy
    • Arrse bandits/
    • Rear Ends Made Easy
    • Ruin Everything Mainly Engines
    • Ruin Every Maiden Eventually
  • The Royal Logistic Corps (RLC)
    • Right Lovely Crowd
    • Right Load of Cobblers
    • Rags Lorries & Curries
    • Really Large Corps
    • Paramilitary wing of Eddie Stobart(god damn it who let the cnut out of the bag)
    • REME Luggage Carriers

Army Medical Services

Adjutant General's Corps

Misc


UOTCs