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Map Reading Weekend

17th January 2006

Photograph of Map Reading Weekend

The army Cadets carried out a map reading weekend on the 14th and 15th January. All the Cadets worked hard, and found some of the problems not only of navigating, but also simply moving, at night.

Daytime navigation skills were also tested and all the cadets came away having learned and passed something.

The picture shows Cdt JJ Munro, LCpl Gregor Maclean and LCpl Niall Hornidge working out bearings and grid references for the outdoor navigation exercise.

 

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