Firmin (formerly Wilkinson) Sword of Peace

The Firmin Sword of Peace was first instituted as the Wilkinson Sword of Peace in 1966 and is awarded each year to the unit of the UK's armed services judged to have made the most valuable contribution towards establishing good and friendly relations with any community at home or overseas over and above the unit's normal role and duty.

2 PARA was the recipient of this award for its work during Operation Sheepskin.

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