Oxfordshire soldiers repatriated

Two Oxfordshire based soldiers are due to be repatriated to RAF Brize Norton later today.

Soldiers to be repatriated

Corporal Andrew Roberts and Private Ratu Silibaravi Credit: MoD

Two Oxfordshire based soldiers are due to be repatriated to RAF Brize Norton later today.

Corp Andrew Roberts was killed alongside Priv Ratu Silibaravi during an indirect fire attack on their base in Nahr-e Saraj, Afghanistan, last Friday.

Both served in the 23 Pioneer Regiment, The Royal Logistic Corps, based in Bicester.