Members of 22 Field Hospital who served in Afghanistan, were presented with their service medals by the Countess of Wessex in Aldershot.
Two Gurkha soldiers, shot dead by a rogue Afghan policeman, have been named.
The Duke of Gloucester was in Aldershot today to hand out operational service medals to 4 Medical Regiment.
The Princess Royal has take a salute from Soldiers of the Household Cavalry in Windsor this morning.
The soldiers are marching through the town, marking the regiment's final return from Afghanistan.
The troops will go on to file past Windsor Guildhall.
The Princess Royal will take a salute from Soldiers of the Household Cavalry in Windsor later.
They will be marching through the town, marking the regiment's final return from Afghanistan.
Troops will file past Windsor Guildhall.
Two hundred medics who have spent six months treating soldiers in Afghanistan have been welcomed home to Gosport.
The troops marched along the town's waterfront after receiving operational medals for their work with 33 Field Hospital.
We spoke to Lieutenant Colonel Steve Archer Commanding Officer, 33 Field Hospital about being welcomed home.
A group of army medics will be officially welcomed home to Gosport today after working in Afghanistan.
The men and women of 33 Field Hospital provided care for troops serving in the country, as well as the local community. They will march out of the former Haslar Hospital site after receiving their Herrick medals.
– Mayor of Gosport, Councillor John Beavis
"We sincerely hope that on 30th October the weather will be kind to us and the sun will shine as we gather to give thanks for the safe return of the extremely brave men and women of 33 Field Hospital. We hope that the people of Gosport will do us proud by coming along to show their support and to thank them all for the wonderful work they have done, in not only providing care for the service men and women based in Afghanistan, but also to the local community."
Lieutenant Colonel Mark Purves, Royal Signals, Commanding Officer 14th Signal Regiment (Electronic Warfare), said:
“Bright and engaging, Lance Corporal Brynin was immensely popular and an outstanding soldier in every respect. Having already completed one tour to Afghanistan, his appointment to support the Brigade Reconnaissance Force was indicative of his talent and leadership qualities.
He was fit, determined and genuinely wanted to make a difference. His selection for promotion to full Corporal earlier this year highlighted his flair for his chosen profession.
“Full of energy and an avid fan of Brighton and Hove Albion Football Club, he was also involved in every aspect of Regimental life.
Always seeking excellence, he aspired to attend pre-parachute selection on his return fromAfghanistan; his quality was such that I am confident he would have passed with flying colours.
In a statement just released, the MOD says he died during an operation in the early hours of 15 October, when the BRF deployed from Camp Bastion into the Nahr-e Saraj District of Helmand Province.
They were deployed to counter an imminent threat to both the Afghan population and the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF). Towards the end of the operation Lance Corporal Brynin’s section became the target of enemy fire.
Together with a sniper and machine gunner of the BRF, Lance Corporal Brynin returned fire, but while extracting from the area he received a fatal gunshot wound.
The Ministry of Defence has confirmed that Lance Corporal James Brynin of the Intelligence Corps, who was killed in action in Helmand province, Afghanistan, on Tuesday, 15 October 2013, came from Shoreham-by-Sea in West Sussex.
Lance Corporal Brynin, was attached to 14th Signal Regiment (Electronic Warfare), and was deployed to Task Force Helmand in August 2013 as an intelligence analyst. He was working for a Light Electronic Warfare Team (LEWT) within the Brigade Reconnaissance Force (BRF) of 7th Armoured Brigade.
Thousands of people have lined the streets of Andover to welcome home four hundred soldiers from a six month tour of duty in Afghanistan. The 2 2 Engineer Regiment of the Corp of the Royal Engineers were exercising their 'freedom of the borough', as Richard Slee reports.
More than 100 soldiers from the 1st Batallion Irish Guards were welcomed home to their base in Aldershot.
The soldiers have spent 6 months in Afghanistan and were escorted through the gates of the barracks to greet their waiting families.