Monthly Archives: August 2013

Falklands War Admiral Sandy Woodward Obituary

The admiral who led Britain’s task force in the 1982 Falklands War has died after a long illness, aged 81. Born: May 1, 1932; Died: August 4, 2013. Sir Sandy Woodward was commander of the carrier force sent by then-PM Margaret Thatcher to retake the Falklands. He served as deputy chief of the defence staff from 1985 and… Read More »