TOP. Sangin, Six month tour,internet, lap top, mail and call home plus R&R break. BOTTOM. Borneo, Away from UK 18 months unaccompanied based in Malaya.Two 5/6 month tours in Borneo, no R&R. No internet/phone intermittent mail. Very much has changed. Re Mirbat/Dhofar. On location at times shorts and Desert Boots. On the ground rather different.