Soldiers' Fives

Barbed Wire Obstacles

By The Cove February 13, 2019


Obstacle construction and integration are key components of the commander’s scheme of manoeuvre.

In this video, Sergeant Brad Wilson, an instructor at the South-East Queensland Wing of the Warrant Officer and Non-Commissioned Officer Academy, provides a quick soldier's five on the characteristics and construction considerations of a barbed wire obstacle.





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