2 parachute regiment

Walter Gordon, Floyd Talbert, John Eubanks, unknown, Francis Mellet of Easy Company, 2nd Battalion, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment in the 101st Airborne Division. D-Day

The British Task Force under Argentine attack in San Carlos Water after landing troops to retake the Falklands. MV Norland is straddled by bombs as she prepares to head for open water after disembarking men of 2 Parachute Regiment. On the left is RFA Stromness and on the right is HMS Intrepid.

A Paratrooper with C Company, 2nd Battalion, The Parachute Regiment (2 PARA) training in the tough environment of Sennybridge in South Wales, focussing on the core infantry skills of fire and manoeuvre and living in the field. Regular and reserve paratroopers have gone back to basics as they train to become the British Army’s global rapid reaction force. August 8, 2014.