The body of Guardsman Michael Roland is due to be repatriated to RAF Brize Norton later.
The 22 year old from Worthing in West Sussex was shot on patrol in the Nahr-e-Saraj district of Helmand province and died later of of his injuries.
The father of twins had been in Afghanistan for less than 4 weeks.
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