Letter: Dunlop daps

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Sir: When I visited the Falkland Islands in 1988, I saw the word DAP sprayed in large letters on a number of houses in Stanley. I was told at the time that this was a Spanish acronym used by the Argentine forces in 1982 to mark buildings to be protected from attack.

Following your recent correspondence, I now wonder whether it indicated the presence of a large contingent of Welsh from Patagonia among the invading forces.

ANDREW MARSHALL

London SW1

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