Non Vi Sed Arte -- Not by Strength, by Guile
LRDG -- In Color

Road Watch.

While on patrol, two troopers take the time to pose for the camera in a simulated road watch. Shortly afterwards they would head out for the real road watch where, hopefully, a man with a camera would pass by without even noticing them.

While the staged photo gives some misconceptions it does give a little information about the actual road watch. The men wear the Tropal coat and knit caps to protect them from the night chill, have brought a bail-out kit incase they need to make a run for it and brought the tools of the trade, a pair of binoculars. The SMLE gives a little protection but would be worthless if the men were spotted by a determined enemy force.

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