20th Armoured Brigade takes command of Task Force Helmand
20th Armoured Brigade has taken over command of Task Force Helmand in Afghanistan from 3 Commando Brigade Royal Marines, officially marking the start of Operation HERRICK 15.
In a short ceremony yesterday, Sunday 9 October 2011, at the headquarters of Task Force Helmand (TFH) in Lashkar Gah, Brigadier Ed Davis, Commander of 3 Commando Brigade Royal Marines, formally handed over to Brigadier Patrick Sanders, Commander of 20th Armoured Brigade.
Over the next six months, 20th Armoured Brigade will look to build on the achievements of 3 Commando Brigade since they arrived in Helmand in March 2011.
Video report from BritishForcesNews on YouTube.