Events for Thursday 14th June 2012
On This Day in History
Argentinian Surrender in Falklands14th June 1982
Surrender of Argentinian troops by General Menendez to the British Task Force in Port Stanley following the Argentine invasion of the British-owned Falkland Islands in the South Atlantic.
Further ReadingVictory in the Falklands
(Hardback - 224 pages)
by Nick Van der Bijl
The Hundred Days that saw the British response to General Galtiere of Argentina’s invasion of the Falklands are for many British people the most remarkable of their lives.
It describes the dark days of early April, the feverish response and forming of the Task Force, the… Read more...