Joe Ousalice, from Southampton, served for 18 years but was discharged in 1993 because of a ban on LGBTQ people serving in the armed forces.Read the full story ›
This week we've been following a British war veteran - as he returns to the Falklands for the first time since the conflict in 1982.
Over the past couple of days Aldershot paratroooper Dave Baker - together with ITV reporter Jess Dunsdon has retraced his steps of combat and been reunited with the civilians he helped to liberate.
He has been taking part in the Falklands special liberation day service - to mark the 35th anniversary of the war.
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Survivors of the Falklands conflict and relatives of the 255 servicemen who did not return have held a memorial service in HampshireRead the full story ›
Thirty five years ago Britain was at war in the Falklands.
More than 250 British troops were killed during the conflict in 1982, which began after the small islands in the South Atlantic were invaded by Argentina.
A number of merchant ships from the South were used to transport troops and materials, including the QE2 which was based in Southampton.
Today, veterans and volunteers went aboard the QE2's successor, the Queen Elizabeth, to mark the anniversary.
Kevin Ashford reports from the port.
Kevin spoke to volunteer Jacqui White and Former Guardsman Rob Nicholls.
They witnessed some of the most appalling injuries and treated hundreds of troops wounded during the Falklands war.
They were serving on the Uganda, a schools educational ship that had been hastily converted into a floating hospital.
Now, 35 years on, nurses have shared their memories at an emotional reunion. Sally Simmonds reports.
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It was 30 years ago today. Argentina's surrender brought the Falklands war to an end, and this Sunday veterans from across the country will gather in Aldershot to commemorate the anniversary.
Around 1,000 people will take part in a Drumhead Service at the town's military cemetery - where 18 of their comrades are buried. Kerry Swain has been there to talk to two of the Paras about their memories.