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  • FRENCH ARMY & FFL HALO PARA'TROOPER WINGS BY BOUSSEMART
    FRENCH ARMY & FFL HALO PARA'TROOPER WINGS BY BOUSSEMART

    FRENCH ARMY & FFL HALO PARA'TROOPER WINGS BY BOUSSEMART

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    * GENUINE ISSUE *

    FRENCH FOREIGN LEGION HALO PARATROOPER WINGS

    (BREVET DE CHUTEUR OPERATIONNEL)

    MADE BY BOUSSEMART

    Brand new genuine current issue * FRENCH FOREIGN LEGION & ARMY HALO PARACHUTE WINGS * COMMANDOS DE RECHERCHE ET D' ACTION DANS LA PROFONDUER 2nd REGIMENT ETRANGER DE PARCHUTISTES.

    The 2nd Foreign Parachute Regiment (French: 2e Régiment Étranger de Parachutistes, 2e REP) is an Elite Airborne Commando Regiment in the French Foreign Legion. It is a part of the 11e Brigade Parachutiste and the spearhead of the French Rapid reaction force. Know through out the world as the toughest Army in the world, and rightly so.

    Original current issue, made in France by BOUSSEMART a French Defence Government contractor that supplies the French Foreign Legion.

     

    Unit History:The 2nd Foreign Parachute Regiment (French: 2e Régiment étranger de parachutistes, 2e REP) is an airborne regiment of the French Foreign Legion, stationed at Camp Raffalli near the town of Calvi on the island of Corsica, just south of mainland France. It is part of the 11th Parachute Brigade and the spearhead of the French Rapid reaction force.

    The regiment is composed of around 1140 men organized into 8 companies and a reserve unit of 60 men.

    Compagnie de commandement et de logistique (CCL) - Command and Logistics Company
    Compagnie d'administration et de soutien (CAS) - Administrative and Support Company
    Compagnie d'éclairage et d'appui (CEA) - Reconnaissance & Support Company (recce, anti-tank, sniper & pathfinder sections)
    1er CIE - 1st Company (specialises in Urban warfare) (a command section and 4 combat sections)
    2e CIE - 2nd Company (specialises in Mountain warfare) (a command section and 4 combat sections)
    3e CIE - 3rd Company (specialises in Amphibious warfare) (a command section and 4 combat sections)
    4e CIE - 4th Company (specialises in sniping and demolitions) (a command section and 4 combat sections)
    5e Compagnie de maintenance (5e CM) - 5th Maintenance Company (formed August 1994)
    6e Compagnie (6e CIE) - Reserve Unit (founded July 2001 upon the dissolution of the 173rd Infantry Regiment of Corsica)
    Some members of the 2e REP belong to the Commando Parachute Group - Groupement Commando Parachutiste which is a special forces unit of the 11th Parachute Brigade of the French army. While GCP members of other units wear the parachutist's red beret, the 2e REP GCP members conserves the green beret of the French Foreign Legion.

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