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Barry Buxton

"Baz"

Barry Buxton

(Passed – 2010)

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Barry Buxton

Barry Buxton
(Passed – 2010)

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Barry Buxton

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About Barry
This is a tribute to Barry Buxton. Lance Corporal Barry Buxton "Baz", of 21 Engineer Regiment, was tragically killed in Afghanistan on the 3rd May 2010.
Lance Corporal Barry Buxton, aged 27, from Meir, Stoke-on-Trent, enlisted in the Royal Engineers on 2nd January 2002 as a Design Draughtsman, later retraining as an Armoured Engineer. He joined 21 Engineer Regiment in Ripon on 16 November 2009.
Lance Corporal Buxton had previously served with 25 Engineer Regiment in Ireland and 22 Engineer Regiment in Tidworth. He deployed to Iraq on Operation TELIC in 2006 and to Canada on Exercise Medicine Man in Autumn 2009. Immediately prior to deploying on Operation HERRICK 12, he completed the Armoured Engineer Class
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Barry Buxton deployed on Operation HERRICK 12 in March 2010 as the second-in-command of a field section in 1st Armoured Engineer Squadron. As well as completing combat engineer tasks, his section formed the squadron's mobility group and were used to escort personnel, equipment and vital engineering materiel within the Nad 'Ali area.
On 3 May 2010 he was commanding a vehicle during a move between Patrol Base Shawqat and Patrol Base Shaheed in order to conduct a technical reconnaissance for a future bridge-building project which would increase freedom of movement for hundreds of local nationals.
Lance Corporal Buxton leaves behind his wife Emma who lives in Meir, Stoke-on-Trent.
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On 30th Dec 2010
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God bless and thank you for being so brave x
love Gaz Mc'S mum
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Barry Buxton

This is a tribute to Barry Buxton. Lance Corporal Barry Buxton "Baz", of 21 Engineer Regiment, was tragically killed in Afghanistan on the 3rd May 2010.
Lance Corporal Barry Buxton, aged 27, from Meir, Stoke-on-Trent, enlisted in the Royal Engineers on 2nd January 2002 as a Design Draughtsman, later retraining as an Armoured Engineer. He joined 21 Engineer Regiment in Ripon on 16 November 2009.
Lance Corporal Buxton had previously served with 25 Engineer Regiment in Ireland and 22 Engineer Regiment in Tidworth. He deployed to Iraq on Operation TELIC in 2006 and to Canada on Exercise Medicine Man in Autumn 2009. Immediately prior to deploying on Operation HERRICK 12, he completed the Armoured Engineer Class...

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