Armed forces personnel supporting fire fighting action on Saddleworth Moor, June 2018

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Dear Ministry of Defence,

Please summarise, by rank, cap badge and appointment, the personnel involved in the military support to firefighters on SaddleworthMoor in June 2018.

Please also summarise by rank, cap badge and appointment those personnel who are entitled to claim Unpleasant Working Allowance.

Finally, state the fire fighting training all personnel received and the name of the operation mobilising these soldiers in support of the fire service.

Yours faithfully,

Tom Akehurst

Ops Dir-parlibusiness (MULTIUSER), Ministry of Defence

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Dear Mr Akehurst,


Please find a response to your FOI.


Operations Directorate