|Death: ||May 28, 1982|
Born in 1960, the youngst child of Thomas & Agnes Hardman.
Much loved brother of Frank, Ann & Barbara.
In 1976, immediately after leaving school, David joined the 2nd Battalion, the Parachute Regiment, as a career soldier.
The 22-year-old corporal died at the Battle of Darwin and Goose Green, Falklands, one of the first engagements in a conflict which ended with British troops re-taking the South Atlantic islands from Argentina.
For his bravery in 2 Para's victory at Goose Green, David was Mentioned in Dispatches.
He is buried at Wellhall Cemetery, Hamilton, where a service is each year held in memory of him and two other Paras who died on active service and are interred there.
Created by: Kris Burns, UK
Record added: Jan 12, 2010
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Kris Burns, UK
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