Scots Guards attack on Tumbledown Mountain

Tumbledown tribute Falklands-based RAF crew from No 18(B) Sqn paid their respects to members of the 2nd Battalion, The Scots Guards and supporting units who fought on Tumbledown Mountain during the 1982 campaign. The Chinook crew retraced the steps of the battle to the summit where Flt Lt Steve Bell laid a wreath on behalf of his father, ex-WO1 Dave Bell APTC, who served with 2 SG during the conflict, while Flt Lt Cameron Machlachlan played "The Crags of Tumbledown" on the bagpipes.


2nd Bn Scots Guards attack Tumbledown Mountain. 13th June 1982

Killed in Action. Gmn D J Denholm. Gmn D Malcolmson.


L/Sgt C Mitchell.

Clark Mitchell and his Wife on their Wedding day

Gmn J B C Reynolds DCM. Sgt J Simeon. Gmn A G Stirling. Gmn R Tanbini. WO2 D Wight.


Royal Engineers:  L/Cpl J B Pashley.