Dedicated to the memory of:


David Wilson

45 Commando Royal Marines

David, from Glenrothes in Fife, was born on 15th March 1962.

He was killed in action during an air raid on Ajax Bay, on 27th May 1982.

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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.   WILSON COVE is situated on the southwest side of Governor Island.

It is in position
51° 51′ 50.98″ S, 061° 12′ 08.40″ W