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Royal Marines, RAF and NHS in rescue partnership

Search and rescue (SAR) helicopters bound for Derriford hospital have landed at Bickleigh Barracks, in Plymouth, the home of 42 Commando Royal Marines, for the first time. 209 more words

Military Aviation

The Falklands Conflict: Cold Injury & Its Effects

Research Paper Title

Lessons from History: Morbidity of Cold Injury in the Royal Marines during the Falklands Conflict of 1982.

Background

Environmental conditions in the Falklands Conflict of 1982 favoured the genesis of cold injuries. 427 more words

Military Fitness

Home from Helmand, UK commanders review HERRICK 14

Following their return to the UK, the Brigade Commander and commanding officers of two of the main British Units deployed to southern Afghanistan between April and September 2011 have spoken of a tour during which UK Forces worked closer than ever with their Afghan partners to mutual benefit. 183 more words

Afghanistan

20th Armoured Brigade takes command of Task Force Helmand

20th Armoured Brigade has taken over command of Task Force Helmand in Afghanistan from 3 Commando Brigade Royal Marines, officially marking the start of Operation HERRICK 15. 83 more words

Afghanistan

TA soldier helps make front line base more homely

A Territorial Army (TA) soldier whose day job is a builder and part-time farm worker has put his skills to use improving living conditions for his fellow soldiers on the front line of Helmand province. 153 more words

Afghanistan

Navy medics on patrol in Helmand

75 members of the Royal Navy are currently providing nearly 80 per cent of the front line medical cover in Helmand province in support of 3 Commando Brigade’s six-month deployment on Operation HERRICK 14. 128 more words

Afghanistan

Breaking - Royal Navy Task Group to Libya

The Navy News website reports that the bulk of the Royal Navy Task Group that had been exercising off Cyprus has now sailed for operations off Libya. 491 more words