Petty Officer Aircrewman
Colin, from Wyke Regis in Dorset was born on 31st March 1949.
He died when HMS Glamorgan was damaged by a land-launched Exocet missile on the Stanley gunline on 12th June 1982.
Personal information courtesy of www.roll-of-honour.com
Fondly remembered every day. I joined with Colin at Ganges in 64 . Blake 8 mess. Went to part 2 U/C and thence to Minerva, frequently bumping into each other. Sadly missed and always in my thoughts together with his shipmates KIA.
Sunset on the 12th June 1982, at position 51° 50.5’S 053° 31.2’W
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In 2022, as part of the 40th Anniversary commemorations, geographical features were identified and named after the fallen of 1982. VICKERS POINT is a prominent point at the west entrance to Roy Cove Creek.
It is in position
51° 33′ 44.05″ S, 060° 24′ 19.93″ W