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<br /> MMMMMMMMMMMMMAAAAAAAAAAAAAGGGGGGGGGGGGGAAAAAAAAAAAAAZZZZZZZZZZZZZIIIIIIIIIIIIINNNNNNNNNNNNNEEEEEEEEEEEEE OOOOOOOOOOOOOFFFFFFFFFFFFF TTTTTTTTTTTTTHHHHHHHHHHHHHEEEEEEEEEEEEE BBBBBBBBBBBBBRRRRRRRRRRRRRIIIIIIIIIIIIITTTTTTTTTTTTTIIIIIIIIIIIIISSSSSSSSSSSSSHHHHHHHHHHHHH AAAAAAAAAAAAARRRRRRRRRRRRRMMMMMMMMMMMMMYYYYYYYYYYYYY<br /> THE MANY FACES OF<br /> ENGINEERING<br /> Troops lift lid on Army's<br /> most varied trade<br /> SEPTEMBER 2018<br /> ARCHIBALD, DAWSON, RAYMOND, WRIGHT<br /> <br /> <br /> CONTENTS<br /> FEATURES<br /> 28 Weapons of choice<br /> Troops test new infantry toolkit<br /> 33 Soldiers at sea<br /> Ocean wave adventure on offer<br /> 36 Earning commission<br /> On the road to officer selection<br /> 40 Time to shine<br /> Engineering excellence celebrated<br /> 45 Fighting talk<br /> Sapper tales now and then<br /> REGULARS<br /> 7 The Informer<br /> <a title="SOLDIER SEP 2018 page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/d441842f?page=1"> 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