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Operation Ridge 2020

Warning Order




Location: Holland, Feb 1945


Uniform & Kit:


M37 Wool Shirt & Pants
M41 or M43 Jacket 
M1 Steel Helmet with 3/4" Mesh net or without.
Jeep Cap

Wool Scarf
Rough-Outs/ Service Shoes or Buckel Boots
Mess kit and KFS

T-Handle or E-Tool
Belt to suit weapon, with canteen and Carlisle pouch.
Personal Weapon & ammo



Dog tags

TL 122 angled flashlight

Rifle grenades

Notebook and pencil




No Jump boots

No Modern Tee shirts

No Modern gloves

No Modern torches


Uniform Standard: Combat dirty.


Personal appearance: Combat dirty. 


Shelter: Open or closed ender pup tent.


Unit Field Equipment: None.


Weapons:  Personal weapons with copy of deactivation certificate. 


Unit Weapons: None


Pyros: Smoke only, no flashbang's


Blank firers: Yes.If hiring bring money and ID


Flagpole: No.


Camp Fire: Yes by Jez although bring 50cal tin?


Fire Wood: Provided by Jez, will need breaking up


Water: Available on site. 


Toilets: Hole in the ground.


Showers:  None


Food:     Friday Night – Personal rations

          Saturday Breakfast – Personal rations

          Saturday Lunch – Personal rations

          Saturday Dinner – 2-Can

          Sunday Morning – Personal rations

          Sunday Lunch – Personal rations


All persons please bring: some bread, 1x tin for 2-can, 1x tin for sweet, 1x piece for fruit


Event Cost: £30 for the whole event


Rubbish:  Bag rubbish and take home.


Alcohol:  Not Permitted during exercise


Site:     Peak Rail (Rowsley Station) 

          Darley Dale,


          DE2 2LF






























Parking: Car park as Jez and MP's instructions. 


Contact No’s:   Marcus Spencer – 07469 737715 (I will not arrive until Friday PM)

                Jez Field - 07980 637404



Health & Safety:    


Risk assessment carried out, Wear suitable and appropriate footwear and clothing. Inform organiser (M.Spencer) of any medical issues. Stay hydrated throughout the day, drink water. Stay warm, extra layers and extra socks


3x whistle or horn blast means real life emergency, all STOP!


Insurance:  Unit PI Insurance cover in place for paid up 1st Div LHG members only, copy available on request.


Permissions: Arranged through Capt Field, any queries ref back to Capt Field


First Aid:  Modern First Aid kit carried by M.Spencer


Programme: As per Capt Field scenario




Arrive on site and set-up camp and report into CO, then who knows!




Who knows?!!




Who knows?!!

EndX - PM sometime


Unit Matters:  None





Semper paratus


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