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Discussion in 'Royal Marines History and Knowledge' started by Rover, Dec 8, 2018.

  1. Rover

    Rover Moderator

    Oct 23, 2008
    Not a lot of people know this. upload_2018-12-8_11-0-17.gif

    Gibraltar 1969.

    In June 1969 General Franco closed the frontier gates between Spain and Gibraltar.
    Information from the Public Domain....... upload_2018-12-8_11-0-17.gif

    “So 6SBS were deployed in its usual soft-footed fashion to hold the fort and generally have a good look around the coast to make sure Franco wasn’t planning any other surprises, such as a sea-borne invasion or, perhaps a blockade.”

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