2e REP: History of the Foreign Legion’s last airborne unit

See the history, including nearly 50 pictures, of the 2nd Foreign Parachute Regiment (2e REP), the last airborne unit of the French Foreign Legion, established in Algeria in 1948 and having been placed on the island of Corsica since 1967. It participated in the First Indochina War, Algerian War, Battle of Kolwezi and other military operations.

To view almost 50 pictures of the last Foreign Legion’s airborne unit history, click the link or image below.

2nd Foreign Parachute Regiment - History - 2e REP - 2 REP - 2 BEP