2 Para Parachute Regiment TRF, a component of 16 Air Assault Brigade
Velcro backed for attaching onto MTP PCS uniform including shirt, UBACS, smock/jacket and other attachments like admin panel
The Second Battalion, The Parachute Regiment (2 PARA) is a battalion-sized formation of the British Army's Parachute Regiment and subordinate unit within 16th Air Assault Brigade whose Commanding Officer as of July 2011 was Lieutenant Colonel Adam Dawson OBE, MC.
2 PARA is an airborne light infantry unit capable of a wide range of operational tasks, based at Merville Barracks, Colchester Garrison, England. Personnel regularly deploy outside the United Kingdom on operations and training.
All personnel have completed the Pre Parachute Selection (P Company) course at Depot PARA at Catterick, North Yorkshire (previously Aldershot, Hampshire) entitling them to wear the Maroon beret.