HMS RESOLUTION, the first nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine to be equipped with Polaris missiles, seen underway on the surface probably off the Scottish coast c. 1970.
HMS HERMES about to berth at Portsmouth Harbour on her return from the Falkland Islands, 21 July 1982.
45 Royal Marine Commando marches towards Port Stanley during the Falklands War, 1982. Marine Peter Robinson carrys the Union Flag on his pack.
A paratrooper serving with 1st Battalion, The Parachute Regiment after a practice jump in Kuwait, during preparations for Operation 'TELIC', the invasion of Iraq, 16 March 2003.
HMS CONQUEROR, the Churchill class nuclear-powered fleet submarine, underway in the early 1970s. In 1982, the submarine sank the Argentine cruiser ARA BELGRANO during the Falklands War.
Royal Marines of 40 Commando, 3 Commando Brigade, line the rails of the P & O liner CANBERRA as she prepares to sail from Southampton to the Falklands, 9 April 1982.