2nd Parachute Battalion

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Mike Lewis, late 2nd Parachute Battalion, at the memorial in the 'Red Valley' (Tamera Valley).

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Photo of Tommy and Claude Gronert, of B Coy, 2nd Parachute Battalion - both were killed at Arnhem

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7 Platoon, C COY, 2nd Parachute Battalion, Hungerton Hall, Grantham, England, 1944

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Memorials to 2nd Para Bn in Stoke Rochford Church, undated.

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The Officers of 2nd Battalion, The Parachute Regiment. Cottismore, 1944.

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The objective of C Company 2nd Para Bn: the radar site at Bruneval on 5 December 1941.

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Map of North Africa showing landing zones of 1st, 2nd and 3rd Parachute Battalions, 1942.

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Members of 2nd Parachute Battalion at Maison Carrée, 1942.

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Victor Cox by a Dakota with fellow Paras, circa 1945-46.

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Troops train for the Bruneval raid by firing Bren guns from a landing craft, 1942.

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Gp Capt Sir Nigel Norman talks with Flt Sgt Cox after the operation, Bruneval, 1942.

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Landing craft and crews in training for Bruneval, 1942.

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Detail view of the bridge of a Motor Launch, Bruneval, 1942.

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Wearing "P" type helmets, four of the paratroopers who took part in the Bruneval raid, 1942.

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Experimental Platoon "Panter's Pirates" July 1942

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Two men of 2nd Parachute Battalion take cover behind rocks at Medjez el Bab, November 1942.

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Three officers of A Coy, 2nd Parachute Battalion, stand in the Beja area of Tunisia, 1943.

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Group photo of 1st Platoon, A Company, 2nd Para Bn taken at Barletta, Italy, 1943.

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Charles Waddilove (left) with 2 other members of C Coy, 2nd Para Bn in Italy, 1943.

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Group photo of the Medium Machine Gun Platoon, 2nd Parachute Battalion, 1943.

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Sgt Ballinger with men of 2nd Para Bn, Italy, 1943.

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Members of 2nd Para Battalion Barletta, 1943.

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Members of 9 Platoon, C Company, 2nd Parachute Battalion, Altamura, Italy, September/October 1943.

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Members of 2nd Para Bn Barletta, Italy, October 1943.

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Group photo of the Anti-Tank Platoon, 2nd Parachute Battalion, Barletta, Italy, November 1943.

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Extract from Group photo of A Coy 2nd Para Bn, in 1944

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Men of 2nd Para Bn at Buckingham Palace after receiving their awards, 1944.

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2nd Battalion Parachute Regiment HQ Company 1942.

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Members of the 2nd Parachute Battalion, 1944.

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Group photograph of A Company, 2nd Parachute Battalion, Easton Hall, Lincs, June 1944.

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Group portrait of 9 Platoon, C Company, 2nd Battalion The Parachute Regiment, July 1944.

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Members of 6 Platoon, B Coy, 2nd Parachute Battalion, near Arnhem Bridge, September 1944

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Capt Killick leads a 2nd Parachute Battalion patrol near Arnhem Bridge, September 1944.

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Ralph Baverstock with men of 2nd Para Bn, 1944.

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2nd Parachute Battalion Hockey Team 1944-45

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Group photograph of 2nd Bn WOs' and Sgts' Mess, Ashwell Camp, Oakham, Leics, 1945.

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Ted Dent during the 2nd Parachute Battalion Christmas Football match, Palestine, Dec 1946

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Funeral for members of 2nd Parachute Battalion, who died 25/26 October 1947, Khayat Beach War Cemetery.

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Funeral for members of the 2nd Parachute Battalion, who died 25/26 October 1947, Khayat Beach War Cemetery.

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Mourners at the funeral of 2nd Parachute Battalion members, Khayat Beach War Cemetery, 1947.

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2 PARA, REME (Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers) LAD (Light Aid Detachment), Stanley, 1982.

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Refuge point for two paratroopers at Le Tilleul (near Etretat) separated from the Bruneval Raiding Party, 2011.

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Plaque for Hugh McIntyre, 70th anniversary of Op Biting, Bruneval, 2012.

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