By DAILY MAIL REPORTER
A man and his dog: This canine shows off his surveillance skills as he looks through binoculars next to an armed soldier
Soldiers are known for their black humour on the frontline as they see the funny side of life in the face of adversity.
But these military personnel have taken things a step beyond in these hilarious images from the battlefield.
These photographs, released by slightlywarped.com, celebrate the best humour from our soldiers, airmen and sailors.
Call the cavalry: Soldier aims fire on the back of a tiny donkey
Diversion: Soldier stands behind this roadblock marked with some wishful thinking
Bombs away: Soldier hangs strapped to the wing of an aircraft pretending to be a missile
A Knight's Tale: Soldiers joust on bicycles in front of a crowd of military personnel enjoying the revelry
Undercover: A soldier's camouflage uniform hides him in a slightly more domestic situation than it was intended
Mousetrap: A soldier tests out this homemade giant vermin catcher with a bottle of beer at an army base
Woman behind the wheel: A female pilot hangs her handbag on the controls of this military aircraft
In this collection you will find some great images of the men and women in uniform managing to raise a smile, even when their lives are on the line.
There are the two airmen, dressed in full pilot's uniform including helmets, racing down the runway with model airplanes strapped around their waists.
Then there is the female pilot flying a jet with her handbag dangling from the airplane's controls.
Look out for the giant mousetrap that has been made back at base, which is being tested by a soldier with a beer bottle.
Technology: This spoof photo shows off the U.S. government's next generation stealth fighter
Taking a break: This pilot enjoys a magazine while seated in the back of a military fighter jet
Read for take off: Two airmen in full pilot uniform race down the runway with two model aircraft around their waists
Hitching a lift: This soldier tries to get a ride back home to Florida from the frontline
Disguise: This photo shows a Coca-Cola lorry hidden by army camouflage
Bow and arrow: This soldier uses his gun in a slightly less conventional way
Suicidal teens welcome! A spoof sign hangs in the window of an army recruitment centre
There is also soldier taking some time out from his duties in full camouflage gear who is disguised by the garish sofa he is lying on.
Another picture shows a Coca-Cola lorry also in full camouflage.
A soldier is also pictured standing at a desert roadblock painted with 'Car bombs must exit'.
The images were provided courtesy of slightlyawkward.com.
Monday, 4 July 2011
Someone get him a dog tag... Hilarious collection of photos of soldiers seeing the funny side of life on the frontline
By DAILY MAIL REPORTER