Army Reservists from 6 Rifles on Exercise Wyvern Tempest

Army Reservists from 6 Rifles on Exercise Wyvern Tempest
Exercise
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An Army Reserve soldier from 6th Battalion The Rifles (6 RIFLES) firing a General Purpose Machine Gun during Exercise Wyvern Tempest on Salisbury Plain on Sunday 13 October 2013.

Around 80 Army Reserve Riflemen from the West Country’s Army Reserve Infantry Battaliontook part in the exercise to test their skills in urban warfare, or fighting in a built up area (FIBUA).

The mission will require the Reservists to hold and defend a village and defeat it against an enemy force trying to occupy it.
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