Wednesday, 7 January 2009

Op Red Dagger Strikes in Helmand

The units supporting 3 Commando Brigade Royal Marines (currently providing command of Task Force Helmand), on the operation were:

42 Commando Royal Marines
C Company 2 Princess of Wales's Royal Regiment (2PWRR),
A Squadron and 1 Troop C Sqn Queen's Dragoon Guards (QDG)
B Company 1 RIFLES
United Kingdom Land Forces Command Support Group (UKLF CSG)
29 Commando Royal Artillery
24 Commando Engineer Regiment
Estonian Company (Including Mortar Troop)
Danish Troops - Jutland Dragoons Regiment (B Coy (Armoured Personnel Carriers, A troop (Leopard tanks, Medical Section); Royal Danish Engineers Regiment; Combat Engineers Section
Afghan National Security Forces.

To all the doubters, look at the make-up of this Force and say thank you to our Allies.