Dedicated to the memory of:


Michael John Marks

1st Battalion Welsh Guards

Michael, from Stanford-Le-Hope in Essex, was born on 14th June 1964.

He died when Sir Galahad was bombed at Fitzroy on 8th June 1982.

Personal information courtesy of




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.   MARKS POINT can be found at the eastern point of Sedge Island.

It is in position
51° 08′ 46.99″ S, 060° 22′ 28.35″ W