The Falkland Islands Campaign
Picture: Vulcan Bomber, Vulcan bombers took part in Operation Black Buck.
Preface to a conflict
The Falklands Conflict (2 April to 14 June 1982), was a unique period in the history of Britain and Argentina. Although war was never formally declared, the brief conflict saw nearly 1,000 lives lost and many more wounded. Described in such diverse terms as an 'outdated neo-colonial adventure', a 'fight for freedom and democracy' and a 'moment of national greatness', in some ways the conflict belonged more to the 19th than the 20th century Read More..
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In-depth breakdowns of the major battles that took place during the conflict..
This Time Line traces the history of the Falkland Islands and the conflict in general..