'Operation Vantage'

Date commenced: 
Saturday, July 1, 1961
1961 British military intervention in Kuwait in response to threats from Iraq.  42 Commando RM  'Charlie' Troop were the first to go ashore from HMS Bulwark in 848 Naval Air Squadron's Whirlwinds.
Additional photos can be found in our 42 Commando RM gallery album.

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