Dedicated to the memory of:

Lance Sergeant

Kevin Keoghane

1st Battalion Welsh Guards

Kevin, from Newport in Gwent was born on the 13th January 1952.

He died on 8th June 1982 when the Sir Galahad was bombed in Fitzroy Sound.

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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.   KEOGHANE STACK is a prominent rock stack on the coastline south of Dunnose Head.

It is in position
51° 41′ 21.79″ S, 060° 39′ 38.25″ W