Tuesday, 3 August 2010
It is with sadness that the Ministry of Defence must confirm that Lance Sergeant Dale Alanzo McCallum of 1st Battalion Scots Guards was killed in Afghanistan on Sunday 1 August 2010. Lance Sergeant McCallum, who was serving as part of Combined Force Lashkar Gah, was killed by small arms fire whilst commanding his men in an operation to provide security to Afghan local nationals in the Lashkar Gah district of Helmand province. At approximately 1320 hours, the sangar at his checkpoint came under effective enemy fire from insurgent forces. Read More HERE RIP
With proud thanksgiving, a mother for her children,
Britain mourns for her dead across the sea.