Battle for Mount Longdon 11/12june 1982

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  1. Pararegtom

    Pararegtom LE Book Reviewer

    As dusk fell all those years ago, 3 para moved to to their start-lines and, after a brief stop, began to make their four-hour long advance to their objectives. As B Company approached Mount Longdon one NCO stepped on a mine, which after a very silent approach, became very noisy the rest is History, Sgt Ian Mckay VC was my Plt Cpl at Depot Para. I shall be raising a glass tonight in memory of those brave men, We will remember them. Utrinque Paratus
     
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  2. We will indeed. Hat off!
     
  3. Respect......
     
  4. Allways RIP lads

     
  5. RIP to those who fell, and much respect that made it
     

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  6. RIP 3 PARA muckers. We Will Remember Them.

    Utrinque Paratus
     
  7. A brutal battle. BZ, 3 Para.
     
  8. As I've said elsewhere, green eyed boys was probably the biggest reason I joined up. A monumental battle against the odds, well done fellas, and RIP to those who didn't make it back.
     
  9. RIP Lads

    Utrinque Paratus