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an army unit usually consisting of five companies

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Before they left, the Welsh Guards Battlegroup taught the anti-poaching teams map reading skills and how to give a grid reference of where the poachers are so reinforcements can be called in quickly.
Caption: Preceding WIN-T on-the-move beyond line-of-sight capabilities thanks to an urgent operational for Afghanistan, this French Venus VAR light APC offers Milsatcom connectivity at rate of a couple of Mbps for mobile company commanders and interfaces with the PR4G combat net radio; one is currently deployed in Mali to support French battlegroup operations (Armee de Terre).
After the battlegroup attack the officer cadets were allowed to put on the headgear of their chosen corps/regiment for the first time.
At Turaco Farm, near Nanyuki Showground Camp, the soldiers carried out the final training exercise - FTX, which will bring all their training in Kenya into play as they exercise various scenarios as a battlegroup.
Corporal Steven Dunn The signaller, of the 216 (Parachute) Signal Squadron, attached to 2nd Battalion the Parachute Regiment Battlegroup, leaves a wife Cheryl and daughter Emily.
Colleagues said the soldier, from 216 (Parachute) Signal Squadron, attached to 2nd Battalion the Parachute Regiment Battlegroup, was "always in the thick of it" and "died doing a job he loved".
Germany, Poland and France will enhance their cooperation within the Battlegroup which they are to provide in the first half of 2013," the letter states.
Major Simon Ridgway, of 1 Lancs Battlegroup, said: "We're making progress.
Both men were serving with 1st Battalion The Mercian Regiment which was attached to 1st Battalion The Royal Gurkha Rifles Battlegroup.
The fallen service member was from A Company 4 Rifles, serving as part of 3 Rifles battlegroup.
The soldier, who was serving with 2nd Battalion The Lancashire Regiment, operating with the Light Dragoons Battlegroup, was shot last night while on foot patrol in Helmand Province.
THE SOLDIER, FROM THE 2ND BATTALION THE LANCASHIRE REGIMENT, OPERATING WITH THE LIGHT DRAGOONS BATTLEGROUP, WAS HIT BY GUNSHOT ON SUNDAY EVENING IN HELMAND'S BABAJI DISTRICT.
The Ministry of Defence (MoD) said the incident occurred as 15 soldiers from 2 Rifles Battlegroup were being escorted to the area east of Sangin.
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Sack loads of other gifts were given out on Christmas Day to the 4th Armoured Brigade, the Welsh Guards Battlegroup, Duke of Wellingtons Battlegroup, Queens Dragoon Guards Battlegroup, Royal Dragoon Guards Battlegroup, Royal Artillery and the Scots Guards.