Lai Chi was among 20 who died in the attack. Only the body of Petty Officer David Briggs DSM was recovered; the rest lie in the ship, now a registered war grave at the position 53-04’S 56-56’W, where she sank on May 9th, whilst under tow.
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In 2022, as part of the 40th Anniversary commemorations, geographical features were identified and named after the fallen of 1982. KEUNG ROCKS are a prominent outcrop of tussac slopes above the southwest coast of Hummac Island, in King George Bay, West Falkland.
It is in position
51° 36′ 57.01″ S, 060° 26′ 59.25″ W