Royal guard at HMS Ardent ceremony
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Service marks HMS Ardent sinking

A service of remembrance has been held for 22 sailors who lost their lives on board HMS Ardent during the Falklands conflict.

The Royal Navy frigate was bombed by Argentine aircraft on 22 May 1982.

Former crew members and families marked the 30th anniversary of the ship's sinking at a special ceremony in Devonport Dockyard attended by the Duchess of Gloucester.

  • 06 May 2012