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Craig Barber

Craig Barber

(1987 – 2007)

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United Kingdom

Craig Barber

Craig Barber
(1987 – 2007)

In memory of

Craig Barber

(1987 – 2007)
About Craig
In memory of pte Craig Barber who was killed in Iraq 06 August 2007!!

Craig is a much loved and missed father, husband, son, brother and grandson. xxx
Below is wot craigs collegues/friends said about him.
Driving a warrior suited craig to a tee - both shared the same characteristics, large, powerful and occasionally loud; it was difficult to tell where craig ended and his warrior began. He was a huge physical presence in his platoon but was the epitome of the gentle giant, always ready for a chat, always eager to please - he was an extremely popular young man.
He was one of the best warrior drivers in the platoon. Fiercely proud of his vehicle, he worked hard to maintain it and would not
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let others drive it.
Above all else craig was a dedicated family man. He talked often of Donna and Bradley and how much he enjoyed married life and was looking forward to getting back to Tidworth. He loved practical jokes, but was never malicious in their execution and never angry at being the victim of someone else's prank.
In many ways, he enjoyed being centre of attention, but never hogged the limelight. He was in all respects a thoroughly decent man who enjoyed a laugh and loved his family and his mates.
Craig was a key member of 9 platoon who had many friends. Always a gossip and joker, he tried hard to wind up those around him to keep his mates' morale high. Craig had an eye for card games
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and chess, and loved to confuse people with his tricks and riddles. He also a devoted family man, who decorated his bed space with pictures of his wife and young boy and talked about them constantly.
Craig was a happy lively lad who cheered us all up when the times were tough. He will be sorely missed.
Remembrance Messages
On 6th Aug 2010
carmen raine
wrote:
Thinking of you today craig with lots of love, always in our thoughts and hearts
carmen & family
R.I.P craig xxxxxx
Remembrance Messages
On 17th Jun 2010
donna barber
wrote:
I thought of you with love today but that is nothing new. I thought about you yesterday and days before that too. I think of you in silence, I often speak your name. All I have are memories and your picture in a frame. Your memory is my keepsake with which I’ll never part. God has you in His keeping. I have you in my heart. xxxxxxxxxxxx We love and miss you more and more each day. foreva in our hearts ur wife and son xxxxxxxx
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In memory of pte Craig Barber who was killed in Iraq 06 August 2007!!

Craig is a much loved and missed father, husband, son, brother and grandson. xxx
Below is wot craigs collegues/friends said about him.
Driving a warrior suited craig to a tee - both shared the same characteristics, large, powerful and occasionally loud; it was difficult to tell where craig ended and his warrior began. He was a huge physical presence in his platoon but was the epitome of the gentle giant, always ready for a chat, always eager to please - he was an extremely popular young man.
He was one of the best warrior drivers in the platoon. Fiercely proud of his vehicle, he worked hard to maintain it and would not...

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carmen raine
donna barber
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Rest in peace Craig
I first met Craig at ****
My sincere condolences to all friends and family of Craig
My fondest memory of Craig was ****
Craig used to really enjoy ****
What I will miss the most about Craig is ****
Craig inspired me to ****
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