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Posted on Thursday 8th March

News Update: The Ministry of Defence has confirmed the names of the six Service personnel who were killed after their armoured vehicle was caught in an explosion in southern Afghanistan on 6 March.

One soldier from 1st Battalion The Duke of Lancaster's Regiment is named as:

• Sergeant Nigel Coupe, aged 33

The five soldiers from 3rd Battalion The Yorkshire Regiment are:

• Corporal Jake Hartley, 20
• Private Anthony Frampton, 20
• Private Christopher Kershaw, 20
• Private Daniel Wade, 20
• Private Daniel Wilford, 21

Thoughts are with their families, friends and colleagues at this difficult time.

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