42 Commando Board Grace 1 in Strait of Gibraltar 42 Commando of the Royal Marines supported officials in Gibraltar, Thursday, as they seized Iranian supertanker Grace 1 on suspicion of […]» Read more
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Her Majesty’s Armed Forces: the British Army, Royal Navy and Royal Air Force.
The Military Division of the Queen’s Birthday Honours List 2019 Defence personnel have been granted state honours by Her Majesty the Queen in the annual Birthday Honours List. A number […]» Read more
50th Northumberland Take King and Jig Gold (generally referred to as Gold Beach) was the codename for one of the five areas of the Allied invasion of Nazi-occupied France in the Normandy Landings, 6 June 1944. At the centre of the five beaches, Gold was located between Port-en-Bessin on the west and La Rivière on […] To see the original post visit Combat.Camera – The Magazine of Military Photography…» Read more
Defence Secretary Penny Mordaunt speaks about the ‘full value of Defence’ at RUSI Conference Speaking at RUSI’s Land Warfare Conference in London, the new Secretary of State for Defence, Penny […]» Read more
Special Service Brigade Takes Queen Red OPERATION OVERLORD (THE NORMANDY LANDINGS): D-DAY 6 JUNE 1944. The British 2nd Army: Commandos of 1st Special Service Brigade landing from an LCI(S) (Landing Craft Infantry Small) on ‘Queen Red’ Beach, SWORD Area, at la Breche, at approximately 8.40 am, 6 June. The brigade commander, Brigadier the Lord Lovat […] To see the original post visit Combat.Camera – The Magazine of Military Photography…» Read more