British army in Northern Ireland

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Against a background of ruined homes, British troops guard a strategic roadway position in their peacekeeping role in Belfast, Northern Ireland in (AP Photo/Peter Kemp) Ireland Hiking, Ireland Pubs, Ireland Hotels, Castles In Ireland, Ireland Travel, Northern Ireland Map, Northern Ireland Troubles, Northern Island, Military Pictures

Photos of the British Army in Northern Ireland - 1969-1979 - Flashbak

In 1969, the situation was so grave that British troops were sent to restore order in Nothern Ireland. By 1972, the British government suspended the Northern Ireland parliament and imposed direct rule from London...

British Army they are all the same! British Soldier, British Army, Northern Ireland Troubles, Special Air Service, Army Day, Falklands War, Michael Collins, Iraq War, Troops

British Army L1A1's they are all the same! well just hang on a minute!! - Page 1

Operation Banner.

Soldiers talk to Protestant children Northern Ireland Troubles, Belfast Northern Ireland, British Army, British Isles, Irish Republican Army, Uk Arms, Orange Order, 1980s Childhood, Army Day

THE BRITISH ARMY IN NORTHERN IRELAND, 1969 - 2007

HU 98375. Two soldiers of 1st Battalion Cheshire Regiment befriend local children in an interface area at the bottom of the nationalist Garvaghy Road Portadown Armagh whilst sectarian tensions rise in the days before the annual Orange Order Parade and Service at Drumcree

"Stuff the Jubilee" - The Gordon Highlanders on Patrol in Belfast in - Flashbak Northern Ireland Troubles, Uk Arms, Northern Island, Green Farm, Military Pictures, Highlanders, Scottish Tartans, Modern Warfare, British Army

"Stuff the Jubilee" - The Gordon Highlanders on Patrol in Belfast in 1977/78 - Flashbak

Photos used with kind permission from Ronnie – his fascinating Flickr site is here.

Scots Grey soldiers on patrol in Belfast. (Photo by Chris Ware/Getty Images) British Armed Forces, British Soldier, British Army, Northern Ireland Troubles, Belfast Northern Ireland, Irish Independence, Erin Go Bragh, Irish Dance, What Is Life About

Children in 'The Troubles': Northern Ireland 1969-1981 - Flashbak

Photos Of Children In The Troubles: Northern Ireland 1969-1981

On Patrol with a friend?

Bloody Sunday – sometimes called the Bogside Massacre – was an incident on 30 January 1972 in the Bogside area of Derry, Northern Ireland.

Bloody Sunday: The Bogside Massacre

Bloody Sunday: The Bogside Massacre | via @learninghistory

General Sir Robert Ford, Britain's Commander of Land Forces in Northern Ireland, pictured on July in Belfast. Northern Ireland Troubles, Special Air Service, British Armed Forces, British Government, White Belt, Military Police, British Army, Belfast, Military History

Photos of the British Army in Northern Ireland - 1969-1979 - Flashbak

In 1969, the situation was so grave that British troops were sent to restore order in Nothern Ireland. By 1972, the British government suspended the Northern Ireland parliament and imposed direct rule from London...