2nd Battalion The Parachute Regiment enter Port Stanley on foot, 1982.
Photograph, South Atlantic (Falklands War) (1982).
2 Para, veterans of the Battle of Goose Green and the attack on Wireless Ridge, led the way into Port Stanley closely followed by 3 Commando Brigade Royal Marines, 3 Para and 42 Commando Royal Marines. On 14 June 1982 the Argentine commander General Menendez surrendered.
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National Army Museum, London
National Army Museum, Study collection