Abbreviations For Punishment in the Field

Discussion in 'Service Records' started by toki2, Jan 16, 2015.

  1. toki2

    toki2 Junior Member

    Date of Offence 12th March 1945. Awarded 7 days FP BYOC for WOPS failing to maintain WO vehicle in roadworthy condition. Does anyone know wha the punishment was?
  2. Tom Canning

    Tom Canning WW2 Veteran WW2 Veteran


    looks like 7 days field punishment - which was not good as the culprit was run ragged for 7 days

  3. toki2

    toki2 Junior Member

    Oh, poor Dad. He was such a gentle soul and law abiding type. He would have been mortified. Now me on the other hand..........!
  4. Tom Canning

    Tom Canning WW2 Veteran WW2 Veteran

    not only mortified but exhausted

  5. dbf

    dbf Moderatrix MOD

    Might that be FP by OC ?

    As far as my father was concerned FP was "water off a duck's back" compared to the training he'd endured, but here's one man's account (from the same battalion) which might be of interest to you.

    He was asked about his CO...

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