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Operation Barras (Operation Certain Death)
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A Westland Scout of the Army Air Corps hovers just above the ground for the camera during a NATO training exercise, May 1976. The helicopter is armed with four wire guided SS11 Anti Tank Guided Weapon missiles. Photograph taken May 1976.
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Preparations for the assault on Tumbledown, the final battle before the fall of Port Stanley. Under fire, 2nd Battalion Scots Guards dig in below Goat Ridge. An Argentine shell ignites a British phosphorus grenade in a white puff of smoke. A Scorpion light tank of the Blues and Royals can be seen in the middle distance on the right.
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7 Platoon, G Company, 2nd Battalion Scots Guards on Mount Tumbledown celebrate the news of the Argentine surrender at dawn on 14 June 1982.
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Serving with No. 1 (Fighter) Squadron of the RAF in the Falklands War, 1982. It flew at least nine sorties between 2 & 14 June 1982, operating from HMS Hermes & the temporary forward airstrip at Port San Carlos. It carried out attacks with 1000 lb bombs, cluster bombs & rockets against Argentine positions near Stanley, on Mount Harriet, Longdon & Tumbledown & on Sapper Hill. On 11 June, over Mount Longdon, an Argentine surface-to-air missile exploded only 100ft above its cockpit. 
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A dead Argentine soldier, possibly of Regimento de Infanteria 4 (4th Infantry Regiment), on Mount Harriet, near Port Stanley. B and C Companies of this regiment defended Mount Harriet on the night of 11 - 12 June 1982 and suffered 23 casualties.
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The Battle of the Mountains. Walking wounded of the Scots Guards move toward a Scout helicopter for evacuation. Note the SAS soldier carrying a 5.56mm Armalite rifle.
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The Battle for Tumbledown. A casualty of the Scots Guards is rushed by stretcher to a Gazelle helicopter for evacuation on Goat Ridge, below Mount Harriet.
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CO of the Royal Scots Greys, with his staff nearby. May 25th, 1918.
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Shimmy shimmy shake baby right in my blood stream
I don’t know what it was that got in my room.
My ticker-tape heart broke and everything shook in here
But I learned it could be worse.

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