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FMHT Maritime Archive sets sail

A new shipping and wrecks online archive launches today. Part of a mission to create a definitive Falkland Islands’ database of historic vessels of interest.
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John Shears and Nico Vincent collect Explorers Club Award for Endurance22

Endurance22 team receive Citation of Merit from Explorers Club

The internationally renowned Explorers Club, based in New York, awards their prestigious Citation of Merit Award 2024 to the Endurance22 Expedition team
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On this day in history – 5th April 1982: ‘Royal Navy Task Force heads for the Falklands’

HMS Hermes, flagship of the Falklands War naval task force, left Portsmouth Naval Base and headed for the South Atlantic.
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On this day in history – 5th March 2022: Shackleton’s Endurance found

On 5th March 2022, the expedition organised by the Falklands Maritime Heritage Trust located the wreck of Shackleton's Endurance.
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Explorer’s Club Honours FMHT Endurance22 expedition

The internationally renowned Explorers Club, based in New York, has recognised the achievements of the Falklands Maritime Heritage Trust.
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CGI image of SMS Scharnhorst firing on British Navy during WW1 | Falklands Maritime Heritage Trust (FMHT)

On this day in history – 8th December 1914: ‘Battle of the Falklands’

A WWI Royal Navy task force, commanded by Vice-Admiral Doveton Sturdee, took on an Imperial German Navy superfleet.
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