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What does PBI stand for?

PBI stands for Poor Bloody Infantry (British)

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They are also the ones who run for cover when things go pear-shaped, leaving their poor bloody infantry to take the flack.
Tony Wright, who was Labour MP for Cannock from 1992-2010, writes in House Magazine, Parliament's internal magazine: "Now we know just how awful the TB/GBs really were, more gruesome even than we imagined, what is astonishing is both how much was nevertheless achieved and why those of us in the poor bloody infantry put up with the crippling dysfunctionality at the top for so long.
So cue the poor bloody infantry who, after a gruelling tour in Afghanistan, might have been looking forward to some R & R - or in some cases their P45s - but who will now have to step into the breach.