Dedicated to the memory of:

Chief Petty Officer Writer 

Edmund Flanagan

SS Atlantic Conveyor

Edmund, from Gillingham in Kent was born on 17th June 1944.

He died on 25th May 1982 when the Atlantic Conveyor was hit by an Exocet missile.

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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.   FLANAGAN BAY is on the north shore of Ruggles Bay, on the Falkland Sound side of East Falkland.

It is in position
52° 01′ 44.48″ S, 059° 36′ 30.29″ W