Officer Cadet Elizabeth Eldridge

Officer Cadet Elizabeth Eldridge is in her first term at the Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst (RMAS). From London and 26 years old, she studied English and American Studies at University of Nottingham. Here she talks about her first weeks of training.

  • Steely-eyed dealers in death 23 May, 2011 - Officer Cadet Elizabeth Eldridge writes from the Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst: " ...chanting 'kill, kill, kill' approached the sandbag, screamed 'en garde' and stabbed it in the heart with full force."
  • Breathless in Normandy 29 March, 2011 - In her latest update from the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, Officer Cadet Elizabeth Eldridge looks back at an 8-day exercise in the Brecon Beacons and a working visit to the beaches of Normandy.
  • Sensory deprivation 7 March, 2011 - Officer Cadet Elizabeth Eldridge - undergoing officer training at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst - writes again with an update on recent developments including a failure to blag effectively...
  • No Male Officer Cadets Allowed 17 January, 2011 - Officer Cadet Elizabeth Eldridge writes once again from the Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst, as training recommences after the Christmas break.
  • I am addicted to Call of Duty 1 December, 2010 - Officer Cadet Elizabeth Eldridge writes once more from the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst with an update on her officer training, which has included playing a certain videogame...
  • A Colour Sergeant loomed ominously in the fluorescent strip light 16 November, 2010 - Officer Cadet Elizabeth Eldridge is in her first term at the Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst (RMAS). This is her latest blog about her experiences of Officer Training.
  • Numerous sick chits were awarded to the bloody-minded 3 November, 2010 - Officer Cadet Elizabeth Eldridge is in her first term at the Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst (RMAS). In her latest blog she recounts her experience of Exercise LONG REACH in the Welsh mountains.
  • We stared out through our rifle sights at an as yet unknown enemy, the rain poured down, but we were in it together… 27 October, 2010 - Officer Cadet Eldridge is currently in her first term at RMAS. She is 26 years old and from London. Studied at University of Nottingham for undergraduate degree in English and American Studies.