80's Brit Troops

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1982 Royal Marine Commando, Falklands conflict From the cumbersome armour worn by a Yorkist man-at-arms in 1485 to the packs yomped into Port Stanley on the backs of Royal Marines five centuries later, the literal burden of a soldier’s endeavour is on British Soldier, British Army, Military Gear, Military History, Military Equipment, Military Clothing, Marine Commandos, Rifle, Falklands War

Inventories of war: soldiers' kit from 1066 to 2014

From the crude weaponry and armour of the Battle of Hastings, to the high-tech kit of modern conflict, a new photographic survey explores the personal equipment carried by the common British soldier through the past 1,000 years

Royal Marines marching across the Falklands towards Port Stanley. (Magnus served in the Falklands conflict when he was still a teenager. British Royal Marines, British Army, British Columbia, Soldier Tattoo, St. Michael, Marine Tattoo, War Tattoo, Falklands War, Military Tattoos

In pictures: Falklands War exhibition at Imperial War Museum

A new photographic display at IWM North in Manchester marks the 30th anniversary of the Falklands War.

 See the US as SAS Squad and recce teams of airbone brigade as the same period British Royal Marines, British Army Uniform, British Armed Forces, British Soldier, Military Special Forces, Military Love, Military Photos, Military Gear, Uniform Insignia

Mountain & Arctic Warfare Cadre (RM Commandos). See the US M-16, as SAS Squad and recce teams of airbone brigade as the same period (1980's).