Dedicated to the memory of:

Air Engineering Mechanic (Mechanical) 1

Mark Henderson

HMS Glamorgan

Garden Of Remembrance

Mark, from Glasgow was born on 16th September 1961.

He died on 12th June 1982 when HMS Glamorgan was damaged by a land-launched Exocet missile on the Stanley gunline.

Personal information courtesy of

Sunset on the 12th June 1982, at position 51° 50.5’S 053° 31.2’W

I was with Mark in the ATC Air training Corp on Castle Vale, I think around 1977. I only just learned of his death and I’m so saddened by it. We weren’t best mates but I do remember him well.

P Hancox

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 sama office at 

In 2022, as part of the 40th Anniversary commemorations, geographical features were identified and named after the fallen of 1982.   HENDERSON COVE can be found northwest of Cow Point on the northeast shore of the Bay of Harbours, East Falkland

It is in position
52° 12′ 26.80″ S, 059° 12′ 00.62″ W