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Craig Brelsford

Craig Brelsford

(1983 – 2009)

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Craig Brelsford

Craig Brelsford
(1983 – 2009)

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Craig Brelsford

(1983 – 2009)
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This is an online obituary in memory of Craig Brelsford. Sgt Brelsford, of The Mercian Regiment (Worcesters and Foresters), was killed in a heavy fire fight south of Gasmir, Afghanistan. Major Jamie Nowel, officer Commanding A (Grenadier) Company, said: "Sergeant Brelsford was killed in action attacking a well defended Taliban position in an attempt to protect and evacuate his wounded comrades. He repeatedly fought through tenacious enemy fire to extract casualties and was hit on his final attack to find Private Botha, also killed in action, who had fallen behind enemy lines - this exceptionally courageous act of bravery and selfless commitment personified the character of Sergeant Brelsford." This online memorial
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This is an online obituary in memory of Craig Brelsford. Sgt Brelsford, of The Mercian Regiment (Worcesters and Foresters), was killed in a heavy fire fight south of Gasmir, Afghanistan. Major Jamie Nowel, officer Commanding A (Grenadier) Company, said: "Sergeant Brelsford was killed in action attacking a well defended Taliban position in an attempt to protect and evacuate his wounded comrades. He repeatedly fought through tenacious enemy fire to extract casualties and was hit on his final attack to find Private Botha, also killed in action, who had fallen behind enemy lines - this exceptionally courageous act of bravery and selfless commitment personified the character of Sergeant Brelsford." This online memorial...

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