Family and friends have tonight paid tribute to the British soldiers killed in a roadside bomb attack in Afghanistan.
Corporal William Savage, Fusilier Samuel Flint and Private Robert Hetherington were travelling in a Mastiff armoured vehicle when it hit a roadside bomb on a routine patrol in Nahr-e Saraj, Helmand Province, yesterday.
They were airlifted to the military hospital at Camp Bastion where it was confirmed that they had been killed in action, the Ministry of Defence said.
Corporal William Thomas Savage
Fusilier Samuel Flint
Private Robert Murray Hetherington