Pre-Deployment Training (PDT) is underway at Otterburn Camp in Northumberland to prepare a combined force of 4th Infantry Brigade 1 UK Division Army Reserve personnel for deployment to Oman as part of EX DESERT KHANJAR in late September. The training, delivered by 4th Battalion The Yorkshire Regiment runs from 4-25 September.
The combined force of 76 reserve solders is drawn from 4 LANCS, 4 YORKS, Queens Own Yeomanry and 6 SCOTS. Together, they will form a formidable enemy force for the Regular Army counterparts of the 2 SCOTS Battlegroup on Ex DESERT KHANJAR.
The members of Kohima Company will be home in time for #Christmas