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Arnhem 2020 – Outline Brief

Please note that all events that are being held in Arnhem this year for the 76th Anniversary will be strictly controlled and are by invitation only. This includes:

The Airborne Plein (Arnhem)

Ginkel Heath

Driel

Oosterbeek

There will be …

NI Legacy Update 8 – July 20

THE PARACHUTE REGIMENTAL ASSOCIATION

On 20 March 2020 as part of their measures to combat Corvid 19, the government directed courts to adjourn all non-urgent business.  The legacy inquests were adjourned until further notice.

In March 2020 the Presiding Coroner …

Ian McKay VC

During the night of 11th/12th June 1982, 3rd Battalion The Parachute Regiment mounted a silent night attack on an enemy battalion position on Mount Longdon, an important objective in the battle for Port Stanley in the Falkland Islands. Sergeant McKay was …