This site is part of the online home of the survivors, families of the fallen, ex-ships company and friends who make up the HMS Ardent Association which is now in its 34th year.

HMS_Ardent_(F184)Launched in May 1975 HMS Ardent was damaged and sunk as a result of Argentine bombs in the Falklands on the 21 May 1982 in which 22 shipmates were lost as a result. Although Ardent’s war was brief the ship played a key part in the Battle for Falkland Sound which resulted in the successful landing of British troops onto the Falklands.


The HMS Ardent core website recently had a major breakdown and we will be moving the hosting company. This will be a temporary home for now, some links may be broken and pictures missing from News stories