British Royal Marines Band @ JFCBS
Brunssum, the Netherlands – Friday 23rd January – JFC Brunssum (JFCBS) was privileged to welcome members of the Royal Marines (RM) Corps of Drums as they entertained personnel with a fantastic military drum display.
The RM Corps of Drums were visiting the Netherlands from Portsmouth, UK, to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the death of Lance Corporal (L/Cpl) Henry Eric Harden. L/Cpl Harden was a Commando- trained medic who gave his life during World War Two saving wounded soldiers on the battlefield in the southern Netherlands. His bravery and valour earned him a posthumous Victoria Cross, the highest military honour for British Forces. JFCBS was delighted to receive the RM Corps of Drums and witness their impressive display.
Story by Allied Joint Force Command Brunssum Public Affairs Office