Wednesday, March 21, 2012

British soldier killed in action - 21 March 2012

A British soldier serving with the 2nd Battalion The Mercian Regiment (2 MERCIAN) was killed in Afghanistan on 21st March 2012 after being caught in a bomb blast while on a joint patrol in Nahr-e Saraj district, Helmand province.

The soldier, an officer, has been named as Captain Rupert Bowers.


  1. Rest in peace, and thank you for your service.

  2. Bless the lad , he will be remembered in Ballykinler .


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