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Sink the Belgrano

Sink the Belgrano


Mike Rossiter

ISBN: 9780552155458
Year of publication: 2008

Mike Rossiter SINK THE BELGRANO Authors Note In the years following the war with Argentina in 1982, over sovereignty of the Falkland Islands, I interviewed John Nott, the Secretary of State for Defence commonly known as the Minister of Defence at the time, Sir Henry Leach, the First Sea Lord, Admiral Sandy Woodward, the commander of the carrier task force, and several others who served on the ships or were part of the land forces. I also read many of the books, both biographical and reportage, ...

Keywords: Falklands War
Scram!

Scram!


Harry Benson

ISBN: 9781848093621
Year of publication: 2012

Harry Benson SCRAM The Gripping First-hand Account of the Helicopter War in the Falklands Maps The final land battles of the Falklands war took place in two distinct phases. Night of 1112 June: Longdon, Two Sisters, Harriet. Night of 1314 June: Tumbledown, Wireless Ridge and Sapper Hill. Foreword Julian Thompson Commander 3rd Commando Brigade in 1982 Harry Bensons aptly named Scram is the first account to be written about the junglies part in the Falklands War of 1982. The junglies being the ...

Keywords: Falklands War