Dedicated to the memory of:


John B. Dobson

SS Atlantic Conveyor

Born 24 February 1924, he died when Atlantic Conveyor was hit by exocet missile on 25 May 1982


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.  DOBSON BLUFF is a high bluff near Cape Percival on the northwest coast of Beaver Island, West Falkland.

It is in position
51° 49′ 30.12″ S, 061° 20′ 41.80″ W