12 enjoyable memories of mighty Royal Navy ships heading to Falklands before victory over Argentina in 1982

Many people were there to watch our mighty ships go off to war – and what an incredible send-off they had.

Included in this selection are HMS Fearless, HMS Hermes, HMS Bristol, HMS Birmingham, HMS Invincible and HMS Intrepid all on their way to the South Atlantic from Portsmouth back in 1982 before defeating Argentina in a bitter war.

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