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The Ministry of Defence will not specify how many such experts - known as Ammunition Technical Officers - there are in 11 Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Regiment, Royal Logistic Corps.
Some ammunition technical officers wear gloves to do this but I don't.
He was a highly professional and popular Ammunition Technical Officer who commanded much respect within his unit and amongst his soldiers.
Once the search team had identified the devices they called in the Royal Logistics Corps Ammunition Technical Officer WO2 Martin.
After a hard day's work, Royal Engineer, Lieutenant Alex Findlay, proudly stands with Ammunition Technical Officer Jay Hobden, of 11 EOD, of the Royal Logistics Corps, in front of a message on the road to tell comrades it is clear.
Lieutenant Colonel Alex Boyd, chief ammunition technical officer, said: "Pipe bombs have killed and maimed, not just members of the security forces but also innocent members of the public.
Army ammunition technical officers were sent to the scene and were trying to defuse it," the official added.
Ammunition technical officers were called in to examine a van in the Campion Court area of Gobnascale.
Its dextrous manipulator arm is controlled by a joystick, allowing Ammunition Technical Officers to make bombs safe from a distance.
A meeting some years ago with Ammunition Technical Officers of The Royal Army Ordnance Corps dealing with so-called Improvised Explosive Devices (bombs and booby traps laid by the IRA in Ulster) showed me another.
Ammunition technical officers were called in to the incident and deployed a robot during the security operation.
But shortages in the experts - ammunition technical officers - meant bombs simply had to be marked and left in the ground.