Dedicated to the memory of:


Albert Mark Connett 

Army Catering Corps

Albert, from Manchester was born on 26th July 1962.  He was attached to the Welsh Guards from the Army Catering Corps.

He died on 8th June 1982 when the Sir Galahad was bombed at Fitzroy.

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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.   CONNETT PEAK is the summit of Elephant Jason Island (682 foot elevation) in the Jason Island group.

It is in position
51° 09′ 52.91″ S, 060° 51′ 33.72″ W