Dedicated to the memory of:


Colin Charles Parsons

1st Battalion Welsh Guards

Colin, from Cardiff, South Glamorgan was born on 9th August 1963.

He died on 8th June 1982, when the Sir Galahad 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.   PARSONS BAY is located on the east side of Low Island in Byron Bay, West Falkland.

It is in position
51° 20′ 10.62″ S, 060° 27′ 41.29″ W