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Next Year: 75. Anniversary of the LRDG

Only men who do not mind a hard life, with scanty food, little water and lots of discomfort, men who possess stamina and initiative, need apply.

(From the initial British Army Circular, North Africa, summer 1940, seeking volunteers for the Long Range Patrol that what would become the Long Range Desert Group)

75. Anniversary of the LRDG

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www.desertstories.org/index.php?article_id=254

03.07.2014 06:48 | Kuno Gross

2014/05 Flugnostalgietag Haslital 2014

An “Oldtimer Fly In” took place at the airbase of Meiringen. At the end, 21 radial-engines were assembled (and also other engines…). Not much was advertised about this meeting, not even in the villages aorund the airbase, and I felt that it would have deserved more visitors. However: I liked it especially since there were not too many visitors…

01.06.2014 10:14 | Kuno Gross

2014 / 05 Sustenpass & Haslital

Sometimes I feel that I have too much focussed on desert landscapes in the last years – no problem though; now I have the chance to re-discover my own Country…

01.06.2014 09:55 | Kuno Gross

2014 / 05 Visti to the Alsace (FR)

It was originally planned to combine the flight with the Beech 18 with a visit to the Alsace. Unfortunately the flight had to be postponed – but the two day's visit to the Alsace was still a great experience.

18.05.2014 21:22 | Kuno Gross