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On target during Penicuik barracks visit

Alistair Carmichael meets Fusilier Keith McKay (L) and Fusilier Jamie Heggie as they demonstrate the Javelin Missile System

Alistair Carmichael meets Fusilier Keith McKay (L) and Fusilier Jamie Heggie as they demonstrate the Javelin Missile System

The Royal Highland Fusiliers, 2nd Battalion The Royal Regiment of Scotland (2 SCOTS) welcomed the Scottish Secretary, Alistair Carmichael to Glencorse Barracks recently where he was shown a variety of infantry kit and equipment.

As well as chatting with soldiers, Mr Carmichael was treated to a demonstration of the Javelin missile system, met some snipers and had a demonstration of their tactics. He then watched the Mortar Platoon go through its paces. 2 SCOTS returned from Afghanistan last October.

 

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