posted on Aug, 20 2007 @ 02:28 PM
Originally posted by Foppezao the british did the falklands themselves, [although they could be usefull for refuelling our aircraft]
FOR THE RECORD... The British did do the invasion by themselves, but, Canada and the US covertly lent them a hand.
As you've opened the can of worms about the Falkland's Campaign, yes the Canadians and Americans gave us Brits covert help.
However, what is not generally known, is that there were former US Marine Corps snipers [allegedly] in operation against our lads especially on
With their superior night devices, they [allegedly] took a heavy toll amongst the Marines and Paras, but none survived the campaign and none were
taken prisoner. Draw your own conclusions!
Somepeople have said they were renegade Marines anmd God knows, we've had a few of them, but I believe they were probably of Argentinian descent and
With tension rising in the area in question, I seriously doubt if we in the UK could mount another campaign because we are seriously stretched in
Afghanistan and Iraq and realistically, we would be scraping thew proverbial barrel and would probably need to get the TA mobilized.