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Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "Of the 29 men on board, 21 are killed (18 men from the SAS, some fresh from the Pebble Island raid) an Aircrewman, one from the RAF & one Royal Signals, and 8 survive. A tragic loss. Roll of Honour below: https://t.co/L8PoeD8CR2" / Twitter Fresh, John Newton, William Clark, John Hughes, Lawrence, Sergeant, Phillips
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "Of the 29 men on board, 21 are killed (18 men from the SAS, some fresh from the Pebble Island raid) an Aircrewman, one from the RAF & one Royal Signals, and 8 survive. A tragic loss. Roll of Honour below: https://t.co/L8PoeD8CR2" / Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: At 19.15 a Sea King of 846 squadron crashes cross-decking men from Hermes to Intrepid. Bird strike with an albatross is presumed to be the cause..... https://t.co/tdrfOuZe9D" / Twitter Hermès, King, Strike, A Sea, Albatross, Bird Strike
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: At 19.15 a Sea King of 846 squadron crashes cross-decking men from Hermes to Intrepid. Bird strike with an albatross is presumed to be the cause..... https://t.co/tdrfOuZe9D" / Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: At 19.15 a Sea King of 846 squadron crashes cross-decking men from Hermes to Intrepid. Bird strike with an albatross is presumed to be the cause..... https://t.co/tdrfOuZe9D" / Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: At 19.15 a Sea King of 846 squadron crashes cross-decking men from Hermes to Intrepid. Bird strike with an albatross is presumed to be the cause..... https://t.co/tdrfOuZe9D" / Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: Throughout the day, six sorties of Pucaras, in three flights of two aircraft each, take off from the airstrip at Goose Green, patrolling San Carlos strait and investigating army reports of possible British activity near Port Howard, West Falkland, but find nothing. https://t.co/byo2y4IX3w" / Twitter Drones, Helicopter, Saab 340, Lockheed, Aeroplane, Vehicles, Armada, Plane, Fighter Planes
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: Throughout the day, six sorties of Pucaras, in three flights of two aircraft each, take off from the airstrip at Goose Green, patrolling San Carlos strait and investigating army reports of possible British activity near Port Howard, West Falkland, but find nothing. https://t.co/byo2y4IX3w" / Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: A fascinating NYT article speculating on the future of Argentina and the junta in case of success or failure. It should have seemed obvious at the time that the blow, and the junta, was about to fall... https://t.co/AjegqZwxoe" / Twitter May 19th, Future, Obvious, Twitter, Success, Case
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: A fascinating NYT article speculating on the future of Argentina and the junta in case of success or failure. It should have seemed obvious at the time that the blow, and the junta, was about to fall... https://t.co/AjegqZwxoe" / Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: Cabinet Secretary Robert Armstrong briefs Margaret Thatcher on speaking to the Commons and warns her not to tell them the invasion is imminent, so as not to burden them with a major secret. He warns her that, "This is D-Day rather than another Pebble Island raid." https://t.co/NcBZ7i4ABc" / Twitter Margaret Thatcher, Robert, Thatcher, Secretary, Burden, Raid
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: Cabinet Secretary Robert Armstrong briefs Margaret Thatcher on speaking to the Commons and warns her not to tell them the invasion is imminent, so as not to burden them with a major secret. He warns her that, "This is D-Day rather than another Pebble Island raid." https://t.co/NcBZ7i4ABc" / Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: Cabinet Secretary Robert Armstrong briefs Margaret Thatcher on speaking to the Commons and warns her not to tell them the invasion is imminent, so as not to burden them with a major secret. He warns her that, "This is D-Day rather than another Pebble Island raid." https://t.co/NcBZ7i4ABc" / Twitter Political Issues, To Tell, How To Plan, To Focus, B Plan
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: Cabinet Secretary Robert Armstrong briefs Margaret Thatcher on speaking to the Commons and warns her not to tell them the invasion is imminent, so as not to burden them with a major secret. He warns her that, "This is D-Day rather than another Pebble Island raid." https://t.co/NcBZ7i4ABc" / Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: Cabinet Secretary Robert Armstrong briefs Margaret Thatcher on speaking to the Commons and warns her not to tell them the invasion is imminent, so as not to burden them with a major secret. He warns her that, "This is D-Day rather than another Pebble Island raid." https://t.co/NcBZ7i4ABc" / Twitter All Or Nothing, Negotiation, Author
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: Cabinet Secretary Robert Armstrong briefs Margaret Thatcher on speaking to the Commons and warns her not to tell them the invasion is imminent, so as not to burden them with a major secret. He warns her that, "This is D-Day rather than another Pebble Island raid." https://t.co/NcBZ7i4ABc" / Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: Even Jeane Kirkpatrick "urges" Argentina to accept the UK peace offer... That gives an idea how bad it has got. Parsons notes that many stakeholders in the process, including her, are so untrustworthy that British intentions will not be revealed until Friday... https://t.co/69A6Q12Jp6" / Twitter Peace, Dagger, Damaged, Intentions, Destroyed, Canberra
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: Even Jeane Kirkpatrick "urges" Argentina to accept the UK peace offer... That gives an idea how bad it has got. Parsons notes that many stakeholders in the process, including her, are so untrustworthy that British intentions will not be revealed until Friday... https://t.co/69A6Q12Jp6" / Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: Even Jeane Kirkpatrick "urges" Argentina to accept the UK peace offer... That gives an idea how bad it has got. Parsons notes that many stakeholders in the process, including her, are so untrustworthy that British intentions will not be revealed until Friday... https://t.co/69A6Q12Jp6" / Twitter British, Parsons, Untrustworthy, The Fool, Ambassador, Friday, May 7th
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: Even Jeane Kirkpatrick "urges" Argentina to accept the UK peace offer... That gives an idea how bad it has got. Parsons notes that many stakeholders in the process, including her, are so untrustworthy that British intentions will not be revealed until Friday... https://t.co/69A6Q12Jp6" / Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: UN Secretary General Perez de Cuellar states that he is still "intending to keep his options open" in regard to peace, but confides that he cannot accuse the UK of bad faith if British forces land in the Falklands, as Argentina had fair warning and a deadline... https://t.co/dc4ASMe3KN" / Twitter Military, Diplomat, Commitment, Alive, To Obtain, Endless, He Is Alive
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: UN Secretary General Perez de Cuellar states that he is still "intending to keep his options open" in regard to peace, but confides that he cannot accuse the UK of bad faith if British forces land in the Falklands, as Argentina had fair warning and a deadline... https://t.co/dc4ASMe3KN" / Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: In the Amphibious Landing Group, there are concerns over too many men being packed onto the ships. Now 40 Cdo transfer to HMS Fearless, 3 Para & Z Coy 45 Cdo to Intrepid, the rest of 45 Cdo to RFA Stromness and 2 Para to Norland, leaving only 42 Cdo on Canberra. https://t.co/7h9cxcbKDH" / Twitter Landing, Many Men, Amp, Fearless, Rest
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: In the Amphibious Landing Group, there are concerns over too many men being packed onto the ships. Now 40 Cdo transfer to HMS Fearless, 3 Para & Z Coy 45 Cdo to Intrepid, the rest of 45 Cdo to RFA Stromness and 2 Para to Norland, leaving only 42 Cdo on Canberra. https://t.co/7h9cxcbKDH" / Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: In the Amphibious Landing Group, there are concerns over too many men being packed onto the ships. Now 40 Cdo transfer to HMS Fearless, 3 Para & Z Coy 45 Cdo to Intrepid, the rest of 45 Cdo to RFA Stromness and 2 Para to Norland, leaving only 42 Cdo on Canberra. https://t.co/7h9cxcbKDH" / Twitter San Carlos, Marines, Deck, Royal Navy
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: In the Amphibious Landing Group, there are concerns over too many men being packed onto the ships. Now 40 Cdo transfer to HMS Fearless, 3 Para & Z Coy 45 Cdo to Intrepid, the rest of 45 Cdo to RFA Stromness and 2 Para to Norland, leaving only 42 Cdo on Canberra. https://t.co/7h9cxcbKDH" / Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: In the Amphibious Landing Group, there are concerns over too many men being packed onto the ships. Now 40 Cdo transfer to HMS Fearless, 3 Para & Z Coy 45 Cdo to Intrepid, the rest of 45 Cdo to RFA Stromness and 2 Para to Norland, leaving only 42 Cdo on Canberra. https://t.co/7h9cxcbKDH" / Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: In the Amphibious Landing Group, there are concerns over too many men being packed onto the ships. Now 40 Cdo transfer to HMS Fearless, 3 Para & Z Coy 45 Cdo to Intrepid, the rest of 45 Cdo to RFA Stromness and 2 Para to Norland, leaving only 42 Cdo on Canberra. https://t.co/7h9cxcbKDH" / Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: In the Amphibious Landing Group, there are concerns over too many men being packed onto the ships. Now 40 Cdo transfer to HMS Fearless, 3 Para & Z Coy 45 Cdo to Intrepid, the rest of 45 Cdo to RFA Stromness and 2 Para to Norland, leaving only 42 Cdo on Canberra. https://t.co/7h9cxcbKDH" / Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: In the Amphibious Landing Group, there are concerns over too many men being packed onto the ships. Now 40 Cdo transfer to HMS Fearless, 3 Para & Z Coy 45 Cdo to Intrepid, the rest of 45 Cdo to RFA Stromness and 2 Para to Norland, leaving only 42 Cdo on Canberra. https://t.co/7h9cxcbKDH" / Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: Argentine C-130 Hercules TC68 drops eight containers of supplies over Darwin & Goose Green. For many Argentine soldiers in the area, this has been their first resupply, and many have been starving, even chewing on old bones of animals for sustenance. https://t.co/Pyyg0ZVQQ4" / Twitter Darwin, C 130, Goose, Sustenance, Soldier
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: Argentine C-130 Hercules TC68 drops eight containers of supplies over Darwin & Goose Green. For many Argentine soldiers in the area, this has been their first resupply, and many have been starving, even chewing on old bones of animals for sustenance. https://t.co/Pyyg0ZVQQ4" / Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: Argentine C-130 Hercules TC68 drops eight containers of supplies over Darwin & Goose Green. For many Argentine soldiers in the area, this has been their first resupply, and many have been starving, even chewing on old bones of animals for sustenance. https://t.co/Pyyg0ZVQQ4" / Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: Argentine C-130 Hercules TC68 drops eight containers of supplies over Darwin & Goose Green. For many Argentine soldiers in the area, this has been their first resupply, and many have been starving, even chewing on old bones of animals for sustenance. https://t.co/Pyyg0ZVQQ4" / Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: Argentine C-130 Hercules TC68 drops eight containers of supplies over Darwin & Goose Green. For many Argentine soldiers in the area, this has been their first resupply, and many have been starving, even chewing on old bones of animals for sustenance. https://t.co/Pyyg0ZVQQ4" / Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: Argentine C-130 Hercules TC68 drops eight containers of supplies over Darwin & Goose Green. For many Argentine soldiers in the area, this has been their first resupply, and many have been starving, even chewing on old bones of animals for sustenance. https://t.co/Pyyg0ZVQQ4" / Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: Argentine C-130 Hercules TC68 drops eight containers of supplies over Darwin & Goose Green. For many Argentine soldiers in the area, this has been their first resupply, and many have been starving, even chewing on old bones of animals for sustenance. https://t.co/Pyyg0ZVQQ4" / Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: Argentine C-130 Hercules TC68 drops eight containers of supplies over Darwin & Goose Green. For many Argentine soldiers in the area, this has been their first resupply, and many have been starving, even chewing on old bones of animals for sustenance. https://t.co/Pyyg0ZVQQ4" / Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: Throughout the day, HMS Glamorgan bombards Berkeley Sound, near the old Port Louis settlement, to divert Argentine attention as part of Operation "Tornado" firing 101 rounds into Argentine positions to convince them an attack may come from that angle... https://t.co/hTJyTVEkl1" / Twitter Berkeley, Louis, Port Louis, Old Port, Old Things
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: Throughout the day, HMS Glamorgan bombards Berkeley Sound, near the old Port Louis settlement, to divert Argentine attention as part of Operation "Tornado" firing 101 rounds into Argentine positions to convince them an attack may come from that angle... https://t.co/hTJyTVEkl1" / Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: Throughout the day, HMS Glamorgan bombards Berkeley Sound, near the old Port Louis settlement, to divert Argentine attention as part of Operation "Tornado" firing 101 rounds into Argentine positions to convince them an attack may come from that angle... https://t.co/hTJyTVEkl1" / Twitter Port
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: Throughout the day, HMS Glamorgan bombards Berkeley Sound, near the old Port Louis settlement, to divert Argentine attention as part of Operation "Tornado" firing 101 rounds into Argentine positions to convince them an attack may come from that angle... https://t.co/hTJyTVEkl1" / Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: Throughout the day, HMS Glamorgan bombards Berkeley Sound, near the old Port Louis settlement, to divert Argentine attention as part of Operation "Tornado" firing 101 rounds into Argentine positions to convince them an attack may come from that angle... https://t.co/hTJyTVEkl1" / Twitter Navy Times, Fleet, Suez, Navy Ships, Landmarks, Royal
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: Throughout the day, HMS Glamorgan bombards Berkeley Sound, near the old Port Louis settlement, to divert Argentine attention as part of Operation "Tornado" firing 101 rounds into Argentine positions to convince them an attack may come from that angle... https://t.co/hTJyTVEkl1" / Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: Throughout the day, HMS Glamorgan bombards Berkeley Sound, near the old Port Louis settlement, to divert Argentine attention as part of Operation "Tornado" firing 101 rounds into Argentine positions to convince them an attack may come from that angle... https://t.co/hTJyTVEkl1" / Twitter Soledad, Positivity
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: Throughout the day, HMS Glamorgan bombards Berkeley Sound, near the old Port Louis settlement, to divert Argentine attention as part of Operation "Tornado" firing 101 rounds into Argentine positions to convince them an attack may come from that angle... https://t.co/hTJyTVEkl1" / Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: Hundreds of Argentine soldiers are seen marching through town to take up positions in the mountains to the west. With the UN reporting peace talks "on the brink of collapse", the junta announces that it expects a British invasion this very night. https://t.co/FSd4aNJk8t" / Twitter British Invasion, West, Brink
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: Hundreds of Argentine soldiers are seen marching through town to take up positions in the mountains to the west. With the UN reporting peace talks "on the brink of collapse", the junta announces that it expects a British invasion this very night. https://t.co/FSd4aNJk8t" / Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: Hundreds of Argentine soldiers are seen marching through town to take up positions in the mountains to the west. With the UN reporting peace talks "on the brink of collapse", the junta announces that it expects a British invasion this very night. https://t.co/FSd4aNJk8t" / Twitter Officer, The Mountain, Invasion
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "May 19th 1982: Hundreds of Argentine soldiers are seen marching through town to take up positions in the mountains to the west. With the UN reporting peace talks "on the brink of collapse", the junta announces that it expects a British invasion this very night. https://t.co/FSd4aNJk8t" / Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "The cause is unknown, but considered to be from a sentry who accidentally fired his machine gun which seems to jam on full auto often and go cartwheeling down the street, firing all the way. No explanation is given, but these late night shoot-ups are becoming worrying. https://t.co/f6RICVL06R" / Twitter Street, Auto, Jam On, Unknown, Night Shot
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "The cause is unknown, but considered to be from a sentry who accidentally fired his machine gun which seems to jam on full auto often and go cartwheeling down the street, firing all the way. No explanation is given, but these late night shoot-ups are becoming worrying. https://t.co/f6RICVL06R" / Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "The cause is unknown, but considered to be from a sentry who accidentally fired his machine gun which seems to jam on full auto often and go cartwheeling down the street, firing all the way. No explanation is given, but these late night shoot-ups are becoming worrying. https://t.co/f6RICVL06R" / Twitter Late Nights, Jam
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter
Ricky D Phillips Official on Twitter: "The cause is unknown, but considered to be from a sentry who accidentally fired his machine gun which seems to jam on full auto often and go cartwheeling down the street, firing all the way. No explanation is given, but these late night shoot-ups are becoming worrying. https://t.co/f6RICVL06R" / Twitter