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WATCH: Falklands veteran re-united with those he freed in emotional report

Dave Baker (right) was one of 26,000 army personnel sent to fight in 1982. Photo: ITV News

A British paratrooper has returned to the Falklands for the first time since the war ended 35 years ago.

Dave Baker revisited the battleground which saw the liberation of more than 100 Falklanders, who had been held captive for a month. To his surprise some of the people he freed were there to greet him.

Great Britain played a key role with 126 aircraft and more than 1,400 personnel from Yeovilton deployed to the conflict..

A warning that there are some images in Jess Dunsdon's news report you may find upsetting.

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