Full military honours were given to Captain Stephen Healey at his funeral.
The service for the soldier from the 1st Battalion The Royal Welsh was held at St Cadoc's Roman Catholic Church in Rumney, Cardiff, before he was buried with full military honours.
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The world bog snorkelling championships returns to Llanwrtyd Wells this weekend.
A cloudy start with a scattering of showers spreading eastwards, allowing some warm sunshine to develop from the west during the afternoon.
The Lions are due to depart before the PRO12 and Premiership finals, with the first match taking place on same weekend as Top 14 final.