Originally posted by Whateva69
Originally posted by simples
just for peoples general knowledge the Kukri isnt a weapon it is actually used for cooking or at least that is its main purpose.
And this is what the Australian soldiers get instead of a Kukri.
F.R.E.D - A small device which is a combination of a can opener, a bottle opener and a spoon. Officially named a "Field Ration Eating Device", but more popularly known as a "F--king Ridiculous/Retarded Eating Device". In the Air Force this acronym can also denote a 'F--king Ridiculous Electronic Device'.
Appendix:Australian English military slang
Originally posted by Ericthedoubter
reply to post by Extreme Pilgrim
I've met some Gurkhas,and they really are the nicest people you could talk to.
Originally posted by Erno86
I never personally worked with any Gurkha's, but I've heard that they are the highest rated warriors in the world; based on there exploits. A Gurkha, armed with a Kukri, can decapitate a human head with one fell swoop with his knife.