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Dead Wiltshire Soldiers Named

Two soldiers from Warminster-based 3rd Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment, killed in Afghanistan have been named

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Wiltshire soldiers killed in Afghanistan named

Two Wiltshire soldiers shot dead in Afghanistan have been named.

Sergeant Gareth Thursby was killed in Helmand Province on Saturday Credit: MOD

Sergeant Gareth Thursby, who was 29 and 18 year old Private Thomas Wroe were killed by a man dressed in a local Afghan Police uniform in Helmand Province on Saturday.

Both men were serving with Warminster-based 3rd Batallion the Yorkshire regiment.

Read more on the National website.

Private Thomas Wroe was killed in Helmand Province on Saturday Credit: MOD

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