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All Arms Commando Course Success – The Second Battalion, The Royal Gurkha Rifles

6th December 2021

All Arms Commando Course Success - The Second Battalion, The Royal Gurkha Rifles

After 11 weeks of gruelling training, this week saw the completion of of the All Arms Commando Course at the Commando Training Centre (CTCRM).

Elements of the Brigade of Gurkhas routinely have soldiers and officers attend AACC, however for the first time in over 15 years an Royal Gurkha Rifles (RGR) soldier has attended the course.

Lance Corporal Biswas Nugo, from A (Amboor) Company 2 RGR based in Brunei, not only completed the course but was awarded Top Student, a rare honour for the Brigade.

All Arms Commando Course Success - The Second Battalion, The Royal Gurkha Rifles
All Arms Commando Course Success - The Second Battalion, The Royal Gurkha Rifles
All Arms Commando Course Success - The Second Battalion, The Royal Gurkha Rifles

The presentation of the coveted Commando beret and award of Top Student was made more special by the presence of His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Sa’adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang di-Pertuan of Negara Brunei Darussalam at the award ceremony.

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