2nd Battalion The Parachute Regiment
Private Stephen Jeffrey Dixon, born 6th September 1963, served with 11 platoon, D Company, 2 PARA.
18 year old Private Stephen Dixon was killed by shellfire as D Company began to take the school house after A and B Companies had secured Darwin Hill and Boca House.
Pte Dixon is buried at All Saints Church, Basildon.
Image & information courtesy of www.paradata.org.uk
Photograph courtesy of Bob Hilton
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In 2022, as part of the 40th Anniversary commemorations, geographical features were identified and named after the fallen of 1982. DIXON ARM is a narrow arm off the upper reaches of Swan Inlet, East Falkland.
It is in position
51° 51′ 48.77″ S, 058° 32′ 20.43″ W