NO.42 Commando Op Gin - 50clRegular price £35.00
Spirit of Derbyshire Master Blend Gin - 42% VOL
The Master Blend marries botanicals from the earthy Bleaklow gin blend and the floral Lathkill gin blend, to produce an extremely smooth, well-rounded gin.
A well-balanced and complex gin; juniper at the fore, with floral meadow flowers and citrus alongside a robust earthiness and dark, jammy berries.
Formed in August 1943 at sway (nr Lymington) from 1st RM Battalion, the Commando was re-designated: 42 RM Commando (Light) in August 1945 and 42 Commando RM early in 1946, continues to this day.
42 Commando deliver a combination of capabilities including: high threat capacity-building and training of overseas partnered forces; Ships Force Protection Teams; training to indigenous forces; maritme interdiction and boarding operations; UK resilience and support to the Queen Elizabeth Class carriers.
Based in Bickleigh, just outside of Plymouth, 42 Commando is made up of specialist teams ready to deploy around the world tp deliver Maritime Security, Support and Training to foreign nations and specialist amphibious support across defence.