Joined 1980 - 1983 Falklands 1982 Anti Tanks Read More Service History 1980 The 3rd Battalion The Parachute Regiment (3 PARA) (Private) 1982 3 PARA, Anti-Tank Platoon (Private) Operations Event Falklands (Operation Corporate) On 2nd April 1982 Argentina invaded the Falkland Islands, a British Territory in the South Atlantic, followed the next day by an assault on South Georgia. The defending Royal Marines detachment at both locations were taken prisoner after fierce firefights. Decorations SAMR Share Share on FacebookTweet this on Twitter Photos_1 Enlarge Details David Gammon, 1981 1 Image Buy Prints View all media Add content to this article Latest Comments There are currently no comments for this content. Add your comment Add Comment In order to add comments you must be registered with ParaData. If you are currently a ParaData member please login. If you are not currently a ParaData member but wish to get involved please register.