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04 Jul 12. Service personnel from the Royal Navy, Army and Royal Air Force will be raising flags at the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. Individuals from all three services will take on the role of flag bearers for more than 100 Team Welcome and 805 Victory Ceremonies, and training for this prestigious honour is currently taking place at HMS Collingwood in Fareham, Hampshire. Personnel from all three Services are being refreshed in basic drill and trained in the art of ceremonial flag raising. They are also undergoing rigorous Dress Inspections to ensure they will be turned out in their ceremonial day uniforms to the highest standard. Heading up the ceremonial team responsible for the training is Lieutenant Commander Jon Glass.

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