Task Force Helmand

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Task Force Helmand
Active April 2006-1 April 2014
Country United Kingdom
Bosnia
Denmark
Estonia
Jordan
Tonga
Role Combat forces
Part of Regional Command Southwest
Engagements War in Afghanistan
* Helmand province campaign
Commanders
Notable
commanders
Brigadier James Woodham.[1]

Task Force Helmand was the name given to a military unit of the International Security Assistance Force in Helmand Province, Afghanistan. Task Force Helmand is currently part of Regional Command Southwest and consists primarily of personnel from the British Armed Forces, as well as contribution from NATO allies Denmark and Estonia. It was established in April 2006, which coincided with the deployment of Operation Herrick 4.

During August 2013 the Headquarters of Task Force Helmand moved from MOB Lashkar Gah to Camp Bastion.[1]

On 1 April 2014 the command was disbanded and it's responsibilities were turned over to Regional Command Southwest.[2]

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