This page is dedicated to the memory of:


Mark Holman-Smith

2nd Battalion The Parachute Regiment

Private Mark Holman-Smith joined Infantry Junior Leaders Battalion Shornecliffe 1979 Arnhem Company, and served with 2 PARA as a radio operator in the Falklands 1982.

KIA 28th May 1982 during the battle for Goose Green, aged 19.

Much missed friend and airborne brother.

Mark is buried in the Falkland Islands.


Mark providing the Guard of Honour (top centre above) on the route back to Buckingham Palace after the wedding of Prince Charles and Lady Diana Spencer, 29th July 1981.

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 sama office at sama@sama82.org.uk