NRDC-GR Staff Visit to Archaeological Site of Philippi

 On Monday the 4th of July 2022, NATO Rapid Deployable Corps – Greece (NRDC-GR), organized a daily Staff Ride, to the archaeological site and the museum of PHILIPPI.  The field trip was conducted as a Battlefield study of the “Battle of Philippi” in 42 BC, between the Roman forces of Liberators (Antonius/ Octavian) and Republicans (Brutus/ Cassius).

The aim of the field trip was to enhance the staff cohesion and to understand the terrain and the conditions of the battle, focusing especially on tactics, operational art, military strategy, the principles of war and leadership.