SURVIVING The French Foreign Legion | Thomas Gast | Podcast #230

Surviving the French Foreign Legion features Thomas Gast, a German author, web video producer and former Foreign Legion soldier.

SURVIVING The French Foreign Legion

Thomas Gast is a German author, video producer and former soldier. He is best known for his books on the French Foreign Legion and his YouTube channel ‘Thomas Gast’. Thomas has regularly published videos about the Foreign Legion, the Bundeswehr and survival since 2017. Chris chats with Thomas about his life and what led him to joining the French Foreign Legion. Excellente!

Transcript from ‘SURVIVING The French Foreign Legion’ podcast

Thomas – I have taken a lot of good memories and good souvenirs. The romantic way of life is a soldier’s life you know? I’ve been two years in the French Foreign Legion and this is the jungle regiment in French Guyana. I chose the adventure and this was in the French Foreign Legion. I’ve been in deep jungle with crocodiles and marched through the bush with a big rock sargon on my back.

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