About to take 'the long walk'. The team have the decency to look appropriately concerned!
After a white-knuckle ride!
Taking command of the UK NSE, Iraq.
The UK National support Element consisted of around 2,500 troops, covering logistics, medical support, engineering, communications and the operation of the air and sea ports. It was a privilege to command the organisation in 2003-4.
Early morning departure.
Leaving Iraq on the last day of the tour as Commander UK National Support Element.
Another unguarded ammo site - Iraq.
with my driver, Lance Corporal Ogden.
Member, Order of the British Empire General Service Medal, Northern Ireland Kosovo campaign medal Iraq campaign medal Queen's Golden Jubilee medal Accumulated Campaign Service