Having joined the Marines in 2005, Matt completed his 18 months basic training and passed out in December 2006. Within a week he was posted to Afghanistan, where he completed a 5-6 month tour.
Upon his return, he was put in charge of nuclear weapons based up in Scotland for 18 months, after which he was posted to Lympstone (Exeter) where he has been in charge of Hunter Troop. In addition to his promotion as Physical Training Officer, Matt has just signed up for another 8 years with the Royal Marines.
Congratulations to Matt and his family from all at AK.