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Guardsman David Atherton

Guardsman David Atherton picture
Age: 25
Conflict: Afghanistan
Casualty Date: July, 2007
Unit: No. 3 Company, the 1st Battalion, Grenadier Guards
Hometown: Manchester, United Kingdom

Shot and killed after he engaged a Taliban position with a Javelin anti-tank missile during a firefight near the village of Mirmandab in the Upper Gereshk Valley in Helmand province, Afghanistan, on July 26, 2007