John Sharples Headteacher at Sir Thomas Boteler school where Private Wade was a former pupil. The 20 year old was killed in a bomb blast in Helmand province on Tuesday.
Sergeant Nigel Coupe has been praised as a fiercely dedicated soldier but also a man devoted to his wife and "two little princesses".
Tributes are being paid to North West soldiers killed along with four others in a bomb blast in Afghanistan.
Military strategy in Afghanistan will not change despite the deaths of a soldier from the Duke of Lancaster's regiment and 5 others.