Dedicated to the memory of:


Stephen Jeffery Dixon

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

Photograph courtesy of Bob Hilton


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.   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