Abducted as he was driving away from his farmhouse 100 yards from the border. He was on his way to work. Shot by republican gunmen who frog-marched him to a field nearby. Witnessed by his wife. He had been awarded a MID. 9th UDR soldier to be killed.
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Andy Paddock is the former Senior Army Webmaster and now runs his own web design company. Andy has been helping Albert since 2010 and is becoming a master of teaching old dogs new tricks.
On This Day
Published On: 23rd September 2012Sergeant Jonathan Eric Kups, of the Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers (REME) died in Camp Bastion, Helmand Province, Southern Afghanistan on Friday 21 September 2012. Sergeant Kups was from Nuneaton, Warwickshire. He was born on 28 October 1973 and joined the Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers in June 1992 where he trained as an electronics technician. In the early Continue Reading →