Dedicated to the memory of:


Francis Slough

2nd Battalion The Parachute Regiment

Francis, from reading in Berkshire, was born on 18th April 1963.

He was killed in action on 12th June 1982, during the Battle of Wireless Ridge. 

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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.   SLOUGH ISLET is a small tussac island between Scott Island and Arrow Islands in Choiseul Sound, East Falkland.

It is in position
51° 51′ 46.44″ S, 058° 55′ 40.90″ W