Doubts over Lt Col H Joness Falklands VC

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Army top brass had doubts over Lt Col 'H' Jones's Falklands VC
By Ben Fenton
(Filed: 28/03/2005)

The best-known Victoria Cross award of the post-war era was surrounded by controversy from the earliest days and questioned at the highest levels of the military, newly-released documents have revealed.

Lt Col Herbert Jones, universally known simply as 'H', was awarded the VC for charging Argentine positions defending the settlement of Goose Green during the first land battle of the Falklands conflict.

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Posted: Mon Mar 28, 2005 5:10 pm    Post subject: Re: Doubts over Lt Col 'H' Jones's Falklands
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This is in Current Affairs at www.arrse.co.uk/cpgn/F...tml#241028
Suggest these be combined in one so that the debate is all in one place

Good idea Oldred Cap. No use having two threads on the one subject.
Whoever the moderater is maybe he can do the honours.

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Unfortunately, I can't roll one into the other

So I'll lock this pending deletion, and move the existing CA one into here
 
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