The Royal Dragoon Guards have deployed to Afghanistan as the Police Mentoring and Advisory Group and are also responsible for Mobility Protection, with soldiers working in the Warthog Group. Trooper Sam Lowe describes how his first few weeks tour in Afghanistan. Sam, from Rotherham, is 22 years old. He is working in a Tac Team and this is his first tour.
5 Nov 2012
Trooper Sam Lowe (RDG) arrives in Afghanistan
On our arrival into CampBastion in the early hours of a Tuesday it was all go go go, straight into day one of the Reception, Staging and Onward Integration (RSOI) package. This is the final bit of training that we all do before the tour can properly get started Read more