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  1. A.Arbour
    March 13, 2013 @ 12:21 pm

    Oi! The sign says girls under 16 only, not sozzled soldiiers !!!

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  2. Randolph Kapers
    March 13, 2013 @ 3:22 pm

    I say Caruthers, when the Major said he was taking us to a swingers party, I had something else in mind entirely…

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  3. Mike Brough
    March 13, 2013 @ 6:08 pm

    Fit some machine-guns to these swings and we could bring down a few Heinkels!

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  4. Joe Agius
    March 13, 2013 @ 8:32 pm

    The unofficial poster of the 1966 movie:”What Did You Do In The War, Daddy?”

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  5. Joe Agius
    March 13, 2013 @ 8:53 pm

    A happy crew of trainee pilots which has finally earned its swings.

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  6. Joe Agius
    March 13, 2013 @ 9:03 pm

    Preparations for the D-Day landings at Swingdon.

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  7. Joe Agius
    March 13, 2013 @ 9:12 pm

    A section of the London Swing Patrol on high maneuvers

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  8. Joe Agius
    March 13, 2013 @ 9:19 pm

    Hair-raising training of the Parachute Regimental Association, Swingdon branch.

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  9. Joe Agius
    March 13, 2013 @ 9:20 pm

    “Bottoms up, boys!”

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  10. Joe Agius
    March 14, 2013 @ 6:05 pm

    When Major Dick Head was told that the four deserters were going to swing, he took care of things personally and followed orders to the letter.

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  11. Joe Agius
    March 14, 2013 @ 6:39 pm

    “Swinging high high yuppy yuppy high….”

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  12. Joe Agius
    March 14, 2013 @ 7:52 pm

    We’re having a nice D-Day!

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  13. Joe Agius
    March 14, 2013 @ 7:53 pm

    You’d be swinging at the end of a rope if I were in the Hitler Youth!

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  14. Joe Agius
    March 14, 2013 @ 7:54 pm

    The High Command’s new battle strategy was going in full swing.

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  15. Joe Agius
    March 14, 2013 @ 8:11 pm

    The outcome of the war began to swing in favour of the Allies and thanks to the USAF Flying Circus, not an inch of playground was lost to the Hitler Youth

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  16. Joe Agius
    March 14, 2013 @ 9:51 pm

    On the move in full swing, the top brass hold on to the high chains of command.

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  17. Joe Agius
    March 14, 2013 @ 10:02 pm

    Auditions in progress to choose the main actor for the new Lord of the Jungle movie: ” Tarzan Goes Bananas”

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  18. Joe Agius
    March 14, 2013 @ 10:10 pm

    Fake maneuvers to alienate enemy spies away from the true theatre of play – Operation See-saw.

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  19. Mike Kirkby
    March 15, 2013 @ 2:31 pm

    The remake of Dambusters had to make a few budget cuts.

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  20. Mike Kirkby
    March 15, 2013 @ 2:36 pm

    The ideas to escape from Colditz were running a bit thin

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  21. Liam Davis
    March 15, 2013 @ 3:06 pm

    You alright there love. Just practising our swinging movements.

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  22. DK
    March 15, 2013 @ 3:14 pm

    Michael Gove hadn’t intended theTroops into Teachers programme to turn out this way

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  23. Djk40
    March 18, 2013 @ 7:53 pm

    The Troops into Teachers Programme was not turning out as Michael Gove had hoped.

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  24. David Flintham
    March 18, 2013 @ 8:45 pm

    The Government spending review forces the Army Air Corps to find cheaper ways to keep flying.

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  25. David Lennon
    March 19, 2013 @ 6:36 pm

    This wasn’t quite what I had in mind when I volunteered for the Airbourne Forces

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  26. Chris Silva
    March 21, 2013 @ 4:39 am

    “Twisting, twisting, err Swinging the night away.” Even though it’s day, it’s the thought that counts you know. Wrong time period, too.

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  27. Tom Wolf
    March 23, 2013 @ 12:49 pm

    Excuse me Sir, but is that really paratrooper training?

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  28. Stephen Smith
    March 24, 2013 @ 7:08 pm

    Hoping that you are not foir the high jump, Sir.

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  29. Stephen Smith
    March 24, 2013 @ 7:17 pm

    Hoping that you are not for the high jump, Sir

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  30. David Littlewood
    March 27, 2013 @ 10:02 am

    Caption: The shortage of aircraft in The Great War meant that early flying lessons for RFC pilots were somehat crude. These boys prepare to go ‘over the top’.

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  31. R K Emery
    March 27, 2013 @ 6:30 pm

    Sorry lads, I’d no idea the General would take me literally when I said we’d swing for him !!

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  32. Tony Gilbert
    April 1, 2013 @ 6:57 pm

    When they said swing into action I thought we’d have tanks at least!

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  33. Mike Kirkby
    April 3, 2013 @ 2:37 pm

    Yoko looked on enviously as John, Paul, George and Ringo took some time out from filming Sgt. Peppers

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  34. ROBERT NICHOLLS
    April 6, 2013 @ 7:55 pm

    Early trials with the “g-force” monitor, bode well for the Britains astronauts training program.

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  35. Yaminz
    April 10, 2013 @ 10:33 am

    Swing Army Swing…

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