35th anniversary parade - Airborne Forces Falklands’ Veterans

18 June 2017

10:00 - 16:00

35th anniversary parade - Airborne Forces Falklands’

Veterans Aldershot on Sunday 18th June 2017

Outline timings: Saturday: own arrangements in/around Aldershot

Sunday: 1000-1030 gather at Falklands' Plot in Aldershot Military Cemetery (Tea & wads available from 0930)

1100 take positions

1130 - 1215 Drumhead service (for those who would rather stay in Aldershot, there will be a large screen, real-time screening of the service on a big screen in Princes Gardens - opp the Traff')

1300 Form up Willems Park. Order of March: PARA Band, No 1 Guard - Colours and Marching troops from 2 & 3 PARA: No 2 Guard - Falklands' Veterans. No 3 Guard - Misc Standards, PRA etc

1330 - Parade steps off 1350 -

Parade ends at steps of Princes Hall

Reception for VIP, NOK, hosts etc in Princes Hall

Reception in Princes Gardens - beer tent, large screen etc

1600 Reception and event Ends


Dress: Berets, medals, ties, jackets.  

The parade would be incomplete without veterans from the Royal Regiment.  There was a good turnout in 2012, led by the, then, MGO – Bill Moore - (mingling in the ranks).  It would be terrific to see so many chaps – or more – on parade on this occasion, too.

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