Lt Col Zac Stenning commander 3rd Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment
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Yorkshire Regiment commander's tribute to fallen men

The commander of the battalion which lost five men in a bomb blast in Afghanistan has paid a personal tribute to the dead soldiers. A sixth man Cpl Nigel Coupe was on secondment to the battalion from the Duke of Lancs regiment.

Lt Col Zac Stenning of the 3rd Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment said each man had been dedicated to the cause in Afghanistan

Complete list of British soldiers killed while serving in Afghanistan

  • 08 Mar
  • From the section UK
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