Family tribute to 'proud, patriotic' Sapper Richard Walker

Sapper Richard Walker's family has paid the following tribute to him:

Richard held two things close to his heart – his daughter and his colleagues in the Army. A proud, patriotic man, he died doing a job he loved, supporting his friends.

– family statement

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Killed solider named by MoD

The Ministry of Defence has named the soldier who was killed in Afghanistan on Monday as Sapper Richard Reginald Walker from 28 Engineer Regiment.