Soldiers' Names Engraved

Name engraving for the UK servicemen and women who were killed on duty in 2012 will start at the National Memorial Arboretum today.

Work begins to engrave names of war heroes in Staffordshire

Work has begun to engrave the names of 53 war heroes on a memorial wall in Staffordshire.

Nick Hindle will be engraving the names of the fallen servicemen at the National Memorial Arboretum over the next few weeks.

Nick Hindle begins work to engrave the names of fallen servicemen Credit: ITV News Central
The work is expected to take around a month Credit: ITV News Central
The names are being engraved at the National Memorial Arboretum in Staffordshire Credit: ITV News Central

New names to be engraved on national remembrance wall

Nick Hindle prepares to engrave the names of 53 UK Servicemen and women who were killed on duty or through terrorism Credit: PA

Work starts today to add 53 new names on the memorial wall at the National Memorial Arboretum in Staffordshire.

It will take Nick Hindle around a month to engrave the names of those who have died during recent conflicts throughout 2012.

The first names to be added are those that were serving in the Royal Navy – followed by the Army and RAF.

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