Dedicated to the memory of:

Acting Weapons Engineering Artificer 2

Philip Patrick White  

HMS Coventry

Philip, from Pangbourne in Berkshire, was born on 10th May 1956.

He died on 8th June 1982, when 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.   WHITE HILL is found in Round Hill Camp, West Falkland.

It is in position
51° 46′ 27.16″ S, 060° 00′ 58.33″ W