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RFA Sir Tristram

On this day in history – 8th June 1982: Fitzroy and the Bluff Cove disaster

Argentine air force bomb Sir Galahad, Sir Tristram and HMS Plymouth, and sink Foxtrot-4 leaving 56 dead and 150 injured.
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Falklands War memorial

The day when the people of Fitzroy realised this is war

Exclusive new FMHT TV archive video reveals commanders and locals reactions to Fitzroy and bluff cove warships tragedy.
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Photo of waves breaking from above | Falklands Maritime Heritage Trust (FMHT)

We’re Hiring! FMHT seeks Chief Operating Officer

An exciting new opportunity to join the Falklands Maritime Heritage Trust as COO.
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Canache wrecks

Iconic wrecks of the Canache

Seven more historic wrecked Falklands vessels added to the FMHT Wreck Hunter interactive map.
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FMHT Maritime Archive sets sail

A new shipping and wrecks online archive launches today. Part of a mission to create a definitive Falkland Islands’ database of historic vessels of interest.
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John Shears and Nico Vincent collect Explorers Club Award for Endurance22

Endurance22 team receive Citation of Merit from Explorers Club

The internationally renowned Explorers Club, based in New York, awards their prestigious Citation of Merit Award 2024 to the Endurance22 Expedition team.
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