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  1. David.W

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    Merlin.

    No, neither I'm afraid.
     
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    OK, to get this military quiz moving on again, who or what was a piffer?
     
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    PIFFER

    "Prestonpans Independent Female Frogcatchers?"
     
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    Interesting thought, but too far west of Suez!
     
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    Pakistan India Frontier Force???
     
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    Damn close, but too late!
     
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    Punjab? I know what it is but not sure on the name!
    Punjab Independent Frontier Force?
    Please Inform Freddy Frinton?
     
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    Close enough, Merlin:

    Punjab Irregular Frontier Force
    (I suppose "Members of the above")

    Got it from Richard Holmes' excellent book "Sahib: The British Soldier in India" -- well worth a read

    Quiz back to you
     
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    I did have 'Irregular' for next post.
    As we've now spread wide world now what's this?
     
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    It looks like a badge! :wink: :)




    (There's always one, isn't there?!!!!!).
     
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    No David, it's the first Delta Wing Irish Space Rocket on take off!
    (Especially for our Junior Space Fans.)
     
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    OK, bit unfair that one, it's a WW2 Jugland Chetnic badge!
    Here's an easy one for you! :roll:
    Bonus if you know the Regimental Song!
     
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    The song has got to be "Who ate all the pies?"

    Go on, put us out of our misery!
     
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    Regiment?

    Good God Ossie, how long have you been away? In any case I don't remember, but who cares?
     

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