It is with very deep regret that the Ministry of Defence has confirmed the following fatalities suffered during Operation TELIC.
A total of 179 British Armed Forces personnel or MOD civilians have died serving on Operation TELIC since the start of the campaign in March 2003. Of these, 136 were killed as a result of hostile action. 43 are known to have died either as a result of illness, non-combat injuries or accidents, or have not yet officially been assigned a cause of death pending the outcome of an investigation.
Paygan aged 8 and Mum Anna Aston the family of Cpl Russ Aston. Corporal Russell Aston was killed in action in southern Iraq on 24 June whilst serving with 156 Provost Company, Royal Military Police. Aged 30, he came from Swadlincote, Derbyshire, and was married with...read more
It was the largest single loss of life under enemy fire since the Falklands war - six British soldiers murdered in a tumbledown police station in the heat of southern Iraq. Below the snow-dusted peaks of the Aran mountains lies a memorial to fallen soldiers. It is a...read more
16 Air Assault Brigade Memorial Garden in Colchester . Was designed as a place of remembrance on a voluntary basis by Albert Owens the Memorial Custodian at Palace Barracks in Holywood,Northern Ireland for those bereaved families, friends and comrades of the...read more
ROLLS OF HONOUR FOR PALESTINE,NORTHERN IRELAND,AFGHANISTAN,IRAQ, BOSNIA,KOSOVO,FALKLAND ISLANDS,CYPRUS,MALAYA & BORNEO,OMAN & DHOFAR,ADEN & RADFAN,KENYA,SUEZ, www.palacebarracksmemorialgarden.co.uk www.palacebarracksmemorialgarden.co.uk...read more
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This new award has been created to provide national recognition for the families of Armed Forces personnel who have died on operations or as a result of an act of terrorism. Background The Elizabeth Cross and Memorial Scroll are granted to the Next of Kin of UK Armed...read more