Signaller FAQs:


Q: Are signallers responsible for the battlefield voice and data communication and information technology infrastructure?

A: Yes, and using a variety of media.

Q: Is a signaller often referred derogatorily to as a Chook by soldiers outside the Signal Corps?

A: Yes, and because the Morse code used by Signallers has been likened to the chirping of chickens.

Q: Is a signaller often referred to as a "Jimmy" in reference to the flag and cap badge feature Mercury , the winged messenger of the gods, who is referred to by members of the corps as "Jimmy"?

A: Yes, The origins of this nickname are unclear.