General show and tell to the public
M41 Jacket (with 1st Div Patch)
M37 Wool Shirt & wool pants
M1 Steel Helmet with 3/4" Mesh net with scrim if you have it
Garrison Cap (for evenings)
M1938 Dismounted Leggings
Roughout Boots or service shoes
M1928 Haversack with mess kit and KFS
T-handle & cover or E-Tool
Belt to suit weapon, with canteen and Carlisle pouch
Gas mask bag
Uniform Standard: Clean.
Personal appearance: Clean shaven
Please take note, to maintain our high standards:
No Jump boots
No Modern Tee shirts
No E-cigarettes in sight
No modern eyeglasses
No visible piercings
Mobile phones and modern cameras to be used discreetly
No eating modern food on the display
All Modern equipment (carrier bags, cool boxes, beer boxes, books, food packaging etc)hidden from sight at all times where possible.
Rations and personal items are either wrapped in period packaging or used discreetly
Shelter: Yes, Kitchen flysheet.
Signage, etc: Yes
Weapons: Personal weapons with a copy of the deactivation certificate.
Unit Weapons: 30 cal, Mortar, BAR, Grenade launcher
Water: Available on Site.
Toilets: Available on Site
Food: MEAL DEAL
All for £15 per person payable at event. No money no meal deal, please don't expect to be fed if you have not paid.
Fire Wood: N/A
Rubbish: Bag rubbish/recycle and take home.
Alcohol: No strictly Permitted so must be consumed discreetly, BYO to consume.
Site Address: Duxford IWM, Duxford, Cambridgeshire, CB22 4QR
Access to Site: From Friday 16:00hrs, early arrivals are meeting at the pub at 13:30 for drinks and food before going into the site. https://www.johnbarleycornpub.co.uk/
Keep in touch via the WhatsApp group.
Contact No’s: Marcus Spencer – 07469 737715
Camping: Green camping. Unload and park up cars promptly.
Blank Firers: No
Health & Saftey:
Wear suitable and appropriate footwear and clothing. Inform the organizer (M.Spencer) of any medical issues. Wear Sunscreen where needed and keep hydrated.
Insurance: Unit PI Insurance cover in place, copy available on request. Those of you who are guests need your own insurance cover (via your own group) or pay the group £5 for the event cover.
First Aid: Modern First Aid kit carried by R.Sage
Training Schedule: None, this is a Show and tell
Off-Duty Entertainment: Drinking and socializing.
Friday – Establish camp - (Off Duty)
07:30 – Reveille
08:00 – Breakfast
09:30 – Roll call & briefing
10:00 - Site opens to the public
17:30 – Site closes to the public
18:00 - Wash-up, clean-up and police weapons
18:30 - Off duty
07:30 – Reveille
08:30 – OFF SITE
Please do not wander off the pitch during show times, instead speak to the LT before leaving the pitch.
Unit Matters: Next year's events.
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