The musings and meandering thoughts of a crotchety old man as he observes life in the world and in a small, rural town in South East Nebraska. My Pledge-Nulla dies sine linea-Not a day with out a line.
Saturday, 29 May 2021
The Empire Strikes Back - Retaking South Georgia 1982
'Be pleased to inform Her Majesty that the White Ensign flies alongside the Union Jack in South Georgia. God save the Queen!' - Royal Navy Captain Brian Young, DSO.
Operation Paraquet was the British operation to retake the Antarctic island of South Georgia from Argentina in April 1982. Click here for my earlier video about the Argentine capture of South Georgia: https://youtu.be/FTRHJQFbN8o