Military history

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A general with great tactics can turn the tide of a war no matter how massive the opposing army is. Below is a few example of military tactics that were used by men to change the outcome of their battles. So here is a list of 10 Greatest War Tactics Ever Performed in History. Illness […]

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Arty Mat
On 2 April 1982 Argentina invaded the English held Falkland Islands.  Britain's Prime Minister, Margaret Thatcher (The Iron Lady), promptly responded with force. In a series of violent clashes the British eventually secured the island after two months of enemy occupation. British Royal Marines, Marine Commandos, Royal Marine Commando, British Overseas Territories, British Armed Forces, War Photography, Royal Marines, British Soldier, British History

On 2 April 1982 Argentina invaded the English held Falkland Islands. Britain's Prime Minister, Margaret Thatcher (The Iron Lady), promptly responded with force. In a series of violent clashes the British eventually secured the island after two months of enemy occupation.

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Charles Saint
Above is a battalion of the Cameron Highlanders in 1914, prior to being despatched to the front line. Below is the same battalion upon their return in 1918 after the armistice.

“"This has got to be one of the most powerful photographs I have ever seen. Above is a battalion of the Cameron Highlanders in 1914, prior to being despatched to the front line; below is the same battalion upon their return in 1918 after the armistice. " Gerry Burns fb page.”

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P J Smith