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Queen’s Own Gurkha Logistic Regiment Commander’s Sword Cross Country Competition 2019

18th February 2019

Congratulations to 28 Squadron, who are the winners of Commander’s Sword Cross Country 2019. 36 Squadron finished second and 1 Squadron finished third.

The race was held over a gruelling 10km route around the Aldershot military training area.

The following were the worthy winners of individual medals:

  1. Lieutenant Hoccom – 37:05 (28 Squadron)
  2. Private Rocky Rai – 37:46 (28 Squadron)
  3. Private Apil Limbu – 37:51 (28 Squadron)

Master’s Medal (40 and above)

  • Staff Sergeant Santosh Ghising – 41:15 (1 Squadron)

Overall first Senior Non-Commissioned Officer

  • Staff Sergeant Chakra Rai – 39:27 (36 Squadron)

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