Dedicated to the memory of:


James Hughes

SS Atlantic Conveyor

James, from Gosport in Hampshire died on 8th June 1982 when the Atlantic Conveyor was bombed at Fitzroy.

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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.   HUGHES POINT is located at the west end of Brookfield Farm in Port Salvador on mainland East Falkland.  On the south side of the entrance to Dan’s Chanty Creek.

It is in position
51° 33′ 05.93″ S, 058° 15′ 42.56″ W