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More deaths in Basra

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error_unknown

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#9
Terrible terrible terrible.
Love and condolences to the families, comrades and friends.
Can but pray for the good recovery of the injured.
 
#14
MOD has released the following: It is with very deep regret that the Ministry of Defence has to confirm the following casualties suffered during operations:
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Three soldiers from the Royal Military Police were killed, and one seriously wounded, during an incident in central Basrah on the morning of 23 August.

Major Matthew Titchener

It is with deep regret that the Ministry of Defence has to confirm that Major Matthew Titchener, of 150 Provost Company, Royal Military Police, was killed during an attack by gunmen on a British Army vehicle in Basrah on 23 August 2003. Major Titchener, aged 32, was married with one child.

The media are requested to respect the family's privacy at this very difficult time.

Warrant Officer Colin Wall

It is with deep regret that the Ministry of Defence has to confirm that Warrant Officer Colin Wall, of 150 Provost Company, Royal Military Police, was killed during an attack by gunmen on a British Army vehicle in Basrah on 23 August 2003. Warrant Officer Wall, aged 34, was married with one child, plus two from a previous marriage.

The media are requested to respect the family's privacy at this very difficult time.

Corporal Dewi Pritchard

It is with deep regret that the Ministry of Defence has to confirm that Corporal Dewi Pritchard, a Territorial Army soldier serving with 116 Provost Company, Royal Military Police, was killed during an attack by gunmen on a British Army vehicle in Basrah on 23 August 2003. Corporal Pritchard, aged 35, was married and came from Bridgend.

The media are requested to respect the family's privacy at this very difficult time.
 
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LadyNavyVet

Guest
#19
Three Fallen Heroes have joined Heaven's Ranks of Angels to watch over us.

The World joins you in your sorrow and prays for their families and friends. May God Bless them and keep them in His Loving Arms.

Semper Fi!

LNV
 
#20
Spare a thought also for the widow of captain Dai Jones QLR. His funeral is later this week. They had been married just over a year.

She has said that he didn't die in vain which is a sight braver than sniping at our troops on this forum.
 

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