Thu, 15 August 2019
On the 14th August 1969 the British Army deployed to Northern Ireland in response to sectarian riots on the streets of Londonderry and Belfast. Op Banner, as the Army came to call it, was the longest ever continuous operational deployment of troops in the history of the British Armed Forces.
In this programme, 50 years on, you'll hear from:
Presented by James Hirst with Christopher Lee
Direct download: 2019-08-15_Sitrep.mp3
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