The last group of soldiers from 3rd Battalion The Yorkshire Regiment (3 YORKS) has returned home from their deployment as part of 12th Mechanized Brigade on Operation HERRICK 16 in Helmand province, Afghanistan.
An award-winning project using archaeology to aid the recovery of soldiers injured on Operation HERRICK has concluded its success on Salisbury Plain with an astonishing treasure trove of Anglo-Saxon finds.
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Soldiers on Salisbury Plain celebrate historical discovery
The Commander of the Afghan Army’s 3/215 Brigade, Brigadier General Sherin Shah, has visited members of 4th Mechanized Brigade ahead of their deployment to Afghanistan on Operation HERRICK 17 in September.
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Afghan General visits UK troops ahead of Afghanistan deployment
An award-winning project using archaeology to aid the recovery of soldiers from The Rifles injured on Operation HERRICK continues its success on Salisbury Plain.
The role that 3 Commando Brigade played in Afghanistan while on Operation HERRICK 14 last year has been branded ‘historically significant’ by senior British and American officers.
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3 Commando Brigade recognised for Op HERRICK role