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Simon Weston OBE
Did You Know?
I'm Simon Weston, see, not the Phantom of the Opera.
He was a soldier in the Welsh Guards regiment who fought in the Falklands War (1982). He was severely burned when the HMS Sir Galahad was hit by Argentine missiles. He sustained disfiguring burns to his face and hands, and unseen psychological scars as well. He was the subject of two moving documentaries "Simon's War" and "Simon's Peace" which showed his long, slow recovery and his traumatic ...