An Interview with Jim Matthews, Author of Fighting Monsters Fighting Monsters: From British Armed Forces to Rebel Fighter, A First-Hand Account of Battling ISIS by Jim Matthews. Many books are […]» Read more
Tag: British Army
The British Army is the United Kingdom’s main land warfare force administered by the Ministry of Defence. It comprises a full-time Regular service and a part-time Reserve.
Pathfinders and French Paras on Joint Exercise Soldiers of the Pathfinders and Groupement des Commandos Parachutistes (GCP), the advance forces of 16 Air Assault Brigade and 11e Brigade Parachutiste, about to practise fast roping from a French Army Puma helicopter during Exercise Falcon Amarante. British and French paratroopers are showing their readiness to deploy together […] To see the original post visit Combat.Camera – The Magazine of Military Photography…» Read more
Royal Artillery Open Fire in Afghanistan Soldiers from 4 Brigade Reconnaissance Force (BRF), on Operation QALB, Helmand Province, Afghanistan, in 2013. Here, a corporal from the British Army’s Royal Regiment of Artillery provides covering fire while comrades from 4 BRF cross open ground. Part of Operation HERRICK, Op QALB was a joint ISAF and ANSF […] To see the original post visit Combat.Camera – The Magazine of Military Photography…» Read more
King’s Royal Hussars with the Challenger 2 Pictured is a Challenger 2 (CR2) taking part in a rehearsal for the Land Combat Power Visit (LCPV) at Copehill Down Village, Salisbury Plain. The Kings Royal Hussars (KRH) Battlegroup and the Royal Welsh demonstrated the combat power of their units. The Challenger 2 is the British Army’s […] To see the original post visit Combat.Camera – The Magazine of Military Photography…» Read more
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