Dedicated to the memory of:


John Leslie Arthy

22nd Special Air Service Regiment

John was born on  27 October 1954. He served with the Welsh Guards prior to joining the Special Air Service. 

He died on the 19th May 1982, when the Sea King helicopter he was in struck the sea.


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 

In 2022, as part of the 40th Anniversary commemorations, geographical features were identified and named after the fallen of 1982.   ARTHY ROCKS are prominent rocks south of Mount Usborne on Mainland East Falkland.

It is in position
51° 43′ 05.00″ S, 058° 49′ 12.91″ W