Dedicated to the memory of:


Ian Anthony Dale

1st Battalion Welsh Guards

Ian, from Pontypridd in Mid Glamorgan, was born on 13th March 1963.

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

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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.   DALE ISLAND is a Tussac island in the northwest arm at the head of the Bay of Harbours, East Falkland.

It is in position
52° 08′ 37.45″ S, 059° 26′ 02.59″ W.