Dedicated to the memory of:

Marine Engineering Mechanic (Mechanical)

Gilbert Stephen Williams 

HMS Ardent

Gilbert, from Kidlington in Oxfordshire, was born on 26th April 1961.
He died on 21st May 1982, when HMS Ardent was bombed and sunk in Falkland Sound.
Personal information courtesy of
A brother whose years were sadly shortened in this life will never be forgotten.
John Williams 

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.   WILLIAMS HILL has a 380 foot elevation and is located in Diamond Corner Camp.

It is in position
51° 50′ 36.62″ S, 060° 02′ 41.93″ W