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


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.