Parachute Regiment (Unitit Kinrick)
Jump to navigation Jump to search
|The Parachute Regiment|
|Active||1940 – present|
|Role||1st Battalion—Special Forces Support|
2nt Battalion—Parachute Infantry
3rd Battalion—Parachute Infantry
4t Battalion— Airmy Reserve
|Pairt o||16 Air Assault Brigade|
Special Forces Support Group
|Garrison/HQ||1st Battalion—St Athan|
|Motto(s)||"Utrinque Paratus" (Latin)|
"Ready for Anything"
|Mairch||Quick—Ride o the Valkyries|
Slaw—Pomp an Circumstance No 4
|Mascot(s)||Shetland Pony (Pegasus)|
|Colonel-in-Chief||HRH Prince of Wales|
|Colonel Commandant||Lieutenant General Sir John Lorimer KCB DSO MBE |
|General Anthony Farrar-Hockley GBE KCB DSO MC ADC Gen |
General Roland Gibbs GCB CBE DSO MC ADC Gen
General Mike Jackson KCB CBE DSO ADC Gen
General Rupert Smith KCB DSO OBE QGM
|Drap zone flashes||150px|
The Parachute Regiment is ane o the regiments that maks up the Breetish airmy. It the airborne infantry regiment o the Breetish Airmy. It's trainin is ane o the teuchest in the warld that helps it be kent as an elite fechtin force.
See an aw[eedit | eedit soorce]
References[eedit | eedit soorce]
- "Life as a paratrooper". BBC news. 23 August 2001. Retrieved 3 March 2011.
- "Those Magnificent Men, compact disc". The Band of the Parachute Regiment. Retrieved 3 March 2011.
- "Special Relationships and Regiments". The Prince of Wales. Retrieved 3 March 2011.
- "Memorial service General Sir Charles Harrington". London: The Times. 25 April 2007. Retrieved 3 March 2011.