Dedicated to the memory of:

Petty Officer Engineering Mechanic (Electrical)

Michael John Adcock 

HMS Glamorgan


Born 11 March 1947, he died on the 12 June 1982 during an exocet attack on HMS Glamorgan.


Family and friends are encouraged to contribute.

We will add information to this memorial as we receive it.

If you have a photo, an anecdote, or simply to say you remember him, we will be very pleased to hear from you, so please contact the sama office at 



Sunset on the 12th June 1982, at position 51° 50.5’S 053° 31.2’W


In 2022, as part of the 40th Anniversary commemorations, geographical features were identified and named after the fallen of 1982.   ADCOCK LAGOON is a Tidal Lagoon at the south end of Lively Island, East Falkland.

It is in position
52° 05′ 07.65″ S, 058° 27′ 17.64″ W