Read More Service History 1981 9 Parachute Squadron RE (Lieutenant) 1992Officer Commanding (OC) 9 Parachute Squadron RE (Major) 1993Deputy Chief of Staff 5 Airborne Brigade (Major) 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 MBE 1992 QCVS 2000 QCVS Share Share on FacebookTweet this on Twitter 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.