A FIGHTING FORCE

When Argentina invaded the Falkland Islands on April 2 1982, I was serving a five-year short service commission in Queen Alexandra’s Royal Naval Nursing Service (QARNNS) as an operating theatre sister. The invasion sparked a 74-day war between Argentina and the UK, resulting in the deaths of almost 1,000 British and Argentine service personnel and […]

1982 – 2012 FOURTH HOSPITAL SHIP UGANDA REUNION FOR THE THIRTIETH ANNIVERSARY OF THE FALKLANDS WAR

On Friday May 4th 2012 P&O Cruises MV Aurora was the host location in Southampton for the Fourth Hospital Ship Uganda Reunion for the thirtieth anniversary of The Falklands War fought between Britain and Argentina in 1982. Approximately 100 personnel (accompanied by spouses/partners etc) who served on board the hospital ship at that time marked […]