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Persian Gulf

In June 1961 Kuwait was threatened with invasion by Iraq. An ad-hoc brigade battle group was rapidly despatched by air

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Sierra Leone (Operations Palliser and Barras)

On 7 May 2000 1 PARA group less A company but reinforced by D Company 2 PARA was deployed to

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Feature Articles

M22 Locust Airborne Tank

The M22 Locust was developed in the United States, by Marmon Herrington, at the request...

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Trebah Airborne Forces and Military Day

The Trebah Airborne Forces and Military Day is an annual commemoration and remembrance event which...

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L6 WOMBAT Recoilless Rifle

The L6 Weapon of Magnesium Battalion Anti Tank (WOMBAT) was a 120mm Recoilless Rifle introduced...

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