Operational Deployment of the British Airborne
From initial formation of the British Airborne to it's first operational engagement took just nine months. The following pages are a brief over view of those operations and their locations within the relevant British theatres of operations.
They fought with distinction and honour in the following campaigns within Europe and the Mediterranean.
- Tragino Aqueduct
- Bruneval Raid
- North Africa
- Taranto SeaBorne Landings
- Cos and Samos
- South of France
- Rhine Crossing
The information on these engagements is by no means exhaustive and more operational deployments will be added along with citations and awards as soon as they have been condensed for ease of reading on this site.