Dedicated to the memory of:

Able Seaman (Sonar)

Andrew Robert Barr 

HMS Ardent

Andrew, from Bridgwater in Somerset was born 14th November 1961.

He died on 21st May 1982 when HMS Ardent was bombed and sunk in Falkland Sound.

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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 SAMA82 office at 


In 2022, as part of the 40th Anniversary commemorations, geographical features were identified and named after the fallen of 1982.   BARR CREEK is in innermost reaches of Victoria Harbour on Walker Creek land, East Falkland.

It is in position
51° 54′ 22.71″ S, 058° 53′ 45.56″ W