A Photographic Chronicle Of Darby's Rangers
Ranger Training - Scotland

By: Ranger  Phil Stern


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Ranger Warren Evans, Topkick of Easy Co., lights up with a Commando instructor during a training break at the Commando Training Centre, Achnacarry, Scottland, July 1942 Commando Nail Thomson and Warren Evans reenact the same scene on the steps of the Commando Memorial at Spean Bridge, April 27, 1991.  In the background are Alan Swanson, Mile Kness, Ray Rodgriguez, Dave Pfrunder and Randal Harris (click here to read Randal's incredible assault on Gela Beach)
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Rangers on a grueling speed march during training by British Commandos at Achnacarry, Scotland July, 1942. Rangers reenact the speed march 50 years later for Stern's camera.

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