Thu. 5/16 All day Glamorgan Bombardment

Glamorgan detached to bombard targets between Lively Island and Stanley.

Sat. 5/18 All day deception plan

Glamorgan detached to bombard shore as part of landing deception plan.

Sun. 5/19 All day Glamorgan Bombardment

Detached to bombard Berthas Beach.

Mon. 5/20 All day Glamorgan Bombardment

Detached to bombard Berkeley sound as a distraction from San Carlos water.

Tue. 5/21 All day D Day

06:30 - Landings commence in San Carlos water.

Sat. 5/25 6:00 PM Exocet


19:40 - Under Exocet attack. Atlantic Conveyor hit.


21:30 - Glamorgan detached to bombard Stanley as a reprisal. Considerable counter battery fire from shore.

Mon. 5/27 All day Glamorgan Bombardment

Detached with Alacrity and Avenger to bombard Stanley.

Wed. 5/29 All day Glamorgan Bombardment

Detached to bombard Stanley.

Thu. 5/30 All day Glamorgan Bombardment Engaged several shore targets in support of HMS Ambuscade, who was under heavy fire, and in support of troops ashore. 17:35 - Under unsuccessful Exocet attack. Assumed duties of TRALA (Tug repair and Logistics area) and co-ordinate RAF Hercules a... more
Tue. 6/11 All day Glamorgan Bombardment

17:00 - Detached at 26 knots to support 45 RM Cdo on Two Sisters.

Wed. 6/12 All day Glamorgan Hit by Exocet 06:37 - Hit by Exocet missile. Hole blown in deck outside hanger, Aircraft and Port Seacat destroyed. Hanger and main galley burnt out. Serious flooding in Magazine and other compartments below. Thirteen men dead with fourteen wounded. Casualties eva... more
All day Lorraines Birthday

Thu. 6/13 All day Glamorgan repairs

Alongside Stenna Seaspread for repairs.

Tue. 6/18 All day Glamorgan repairs

Enter San Carlos water to carry out repairs in shelter

Fri. 6/21 All day Leaving the Falklands

13:45 - Leave the Falkland Island task force firing a full calibre salute to HMS Hermes.

Wed. 7/10 All day HMS Glamorgan Returns to Portsmouth

Return to Portsmouth after 104 days at sea.

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