BOBBY SANDS FUNERAL, Hunger striker Bobby Sands' coffin, flanked by an IRA color guard. Irish Republican Army fighter and member of Parliament Bobby Sands died in the Maze prison after 66 days without food. A hero our family.
Local children taunt a British soldier as he stands guard in Derry, Northern Ireland on April after an explosion in the city center. (AP Photo/Michel Lipchitz) Photos of the British Army in Northern Ireland - - Flashbak
An old woman, a rosary dangling from her neck, clasps her hands on finding a British Army sharpshooter on her door step in BelfastÂs market area as troops flushed out snipers barricaded in bakery in Northern Ireland capital on August (AP Photo)
Armed with volunteer spirit—and armloads of chickens—a trio from Britain’s Women’s Land Army did its part for the war effort in Fighting the food shortage at home while their men fought for freedom abroad. Photograph from Hulton Archive/Getty Images, 1940
Military suitcase: Afghanistan Article on female British soldiers in Afghanistan. Captain Alice Homer is an officer with the Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers. She has just spent six months running a small section of soldiers in Camp Bastion