Read More Service History Date not known The 3rd Battalion The Parachute Regiment (3 PARA) Operations Event Suez (Operation Musketeer) French paratroopers with part of the 1st (Guards) Independent Parachute Company were to capture two vital bridges leading south from Port Said and isolate the town. Share Share on FacebookTweet this on Twitter Video clips_1 Sgt John Welsh recalls the difficulties of de-rigging heavy drop in sand 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.