Further information to follow.
Falklands (Operation Corporate)
At this time 3 PARA was spearhead Battalion and attached to 3 Commando Brigade RM leaving UK on 9 April on SS Canberra. 2 PARA at 5 days' notice to move, was also stood to and departed on 26 April on MV Norland. During the long voyage south, both Battalions carried out intensive training.