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Feb 18th 2018

Finnish Jaeger Troops

A fresh load of jaegers
21DEC17
Three jaegers have completed their basic training and have been assigned to the unit. All of them are new to the unit but after the training they have been qualified as properly trained jaegers.

The unit CO and the troops welcome the new jaegers to the unit!

Welcome to the unit:

Jaeger Huolmanos
Jaeger Jupe
Jaeger Räsänen

- Commander
A fresh load of jaegers
08FEB17
Three jaegers have completed their basic training and have been assigned to the unit. One of the three is an old member joining back to the ranks after spending a year abroad on his peacekeeping rotation. The other two are fresh meat so let's welcome them to the unit!

Welcome to the unit:

Jaeger Pies
Jaeger Sanooj
Jaeger MacMarine

- Commander
New jaegers join the ranks!
08MAR16
Let us welcome the new jaegers to the unit.

We welcome the new members to join the ranks:

Jaeger tomsa

Jaeger Demostern

The new members have completed their basic training successfully and have been assigned to the unit.

- Commander
Transition to ArmA 3
20JAN16
Transition from ArmA 2 -environment to the newest ArmA 3 -environment has been successfully implemented.

The unit now operates at full capacity in ArmA 3.

- Commander
Finland's Independence Day 2015 - Promotions and awards ceremony
06DEC15
Finnish Jaeger Troops - Independence Day ceremonies were held on December 6th 2015.

One member was promoted and several fighters received ribbons and commendations from the Commanding Officer.

The awards are as following:

Private Nyyppis from the 1st Squad "Sisu" was promoted to the rank of Lance Corporal.

This year is a special year for First Sergeant Teme, for he has accomplished a total of 10 years in command positions in the Finnish Jaeger Troops. For his 10 years of command service, First Sergeant Teme was awarded the Medal of Command.

Special Service Ribbons were awarded to the video team members for their outstanding work to promote what the Finnish Jaeger Troops do.

Recipients of the Special Service Medal and Ribbons:

- Private Korpisolttu was awarded the Special Service Medal for his magnificent contribution in creating the Koulutus 2015 advertisement video.

- Lance Corporal Jurmo was awarded the Special Ribbon as a reward for a job well done with the video team's recent project: Koulutus 2015

A hearty congratulation to the newly promoted Lance Corporal Nyyppis, First Sergeant Teme and the video team!

Happy Independence Day!



- Commander