Rubber ducks or rubber AKs? What did you play with as a kid? I presume diving is the main purpose during this kind of training and using firearms made out of rubber or other kinds of plastic takes any cleaning out of the exercise, which is a nice thing.
Different faces of soldiers from the # 15GBZ battalion.
During the training, the soldiers of the engineering reconnaissance platoon carried out the reconnaissance of the axis of crossings and hydrotechnical structures, improved the psychophysical condition under water and the knowledge of behavior while performing tasks in the water environment.
“Move swift as the Wind and closely-formed as the Wood. Attack like the Fire and be still as the Mountain.”
― Sun Tzu, The Art of War
I guess scuba diving was not invented during Sun Tzu’s period.
All photos by Emilia Antoniak. 15 Giżycka Brygada Zmechanizowana