Warm applause was given by the people of Carterton for a solider repatriated this afternoon. Guardsman Michael Roland was just 22-years-old when he was killed in Afghanistan. His family paid their last respects as his cortege passed through the Oxfordshire town.
The body of Guardsman Michael Roland has been repatriated to RAF Brize Norton in Oxfordshire. The 22-year-old from Worthing in West Sussex was shot while on patrol in Helmand and died shortly afterwards.