The British Empire and its effect on Plymouth

HMS Arrow returning to Devonport

You can see HMS Arrow returning to the Hamoaze after its arduous campaign in the South Atlantic to liberate the Falklands suitably accompanied by the Red Arrows! The Hoe was filled with crowds cheering the return of all the soldiers and sailors.

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by Stephen Luscombe