1 R IRISH secure Al Amara, Southern Iraq.

Event
Thursday, 17 April, 2003 - Sunday, 27 April, 2003
Iraqi weapons.
A pile of weapons removed from Iraqi prisoners of war by the 1 R IRISH Battlegroup. Note weapons have been dismantled rendering them useless.

The 1st Battalion The Royal Irish Regiment Battle Group was the first major unit to occupy and secure Al Amara in Southern Iraq.