Wednesday, March 26, 2008

Danish Guard, Pvt Anders Storgaard, killed in gun battle with Taliban

Private Anders Storgaard
Private Anders Storgaard, serving with the Danish Royal Life Guards, was killed in action on 26th March 2008 in a battle with Taliban insurgents involvoing small arms fire, mortars and RPGs. 

As the battle intensified, the Danish unit of 35 men was reinforced with artillery and helicopter gunships. 

Private Storgaard and one other soldier were injured in the battle. As they were being airlifted to Camp Bastion field hospital, Private Storgaard died from his wounds.

No comments:

Post a Comment

We will not publish comments that are, in our opinion, not suitable for the purpose of this website.