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Sandhurst,

village, Bracknell Forest, S central England. It is the site of the British army officer-training school, the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst. The original Sandhurst school, the Royal Military College, merged with the Royal Military Academy, formerly at Woolwich, in the 1940s. Winston ChurchillChurchill, Sir Winston Leonard Spencer,
1874–1965, British statesman, soldier, and author; son of Lord Randolph Churchill. Early Career

Educated at Harrow and Sandhurst, he became (1894) an officer in the 4th hussars.
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Sandhurst

a village in S England, in Bracknell unitary authority, Berkshire: seat of the Royal Military Academy for the training of officer cadets in the British Army. Pop.: 19 546 (2001)
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Sandhurst was founded in 2004 and is engaged in the rental of specialist excavator attachments to the construction and civil engineering sectors from five locations across the UK.
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Olivia had reportedly started at Sandhurst, described on the British Army website as "one of the world's toughest and most revered military training academies", last May.
The unnamed 21-year-old was discovered in her room at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, Berkshire, on Wednesday afternoon.
Thames Valley Police said: "At around 3pm on Wednesday, officers were called to the Royal Military Academy in Sandhurst. On attending the scene they found that a woman in her 20s had sadly died.
A spokesman for Thames Valley Police added: "At around 3pm on Wednesday officers were called to the Royal Military Academy in Sandhurst.
The open date and status above indicate when Sandhurst Primary School opened or when it changed to its most recent incarnation, with a number of schools converting to academies in recent years.
This came as Royal Guard Commander Brigadier Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa introduced to His Majesty, at Safriya Palace, Lieutenant Abdulla Al Sayyed Ateya, who graduated at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, UK, with merit.

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