Private Tony Rawson, 1st Battalion The Royal Anglian Regiment, was killed on Friday 10th August 2007. Private Rawson was killed during a fighting patrol to disrupt enemy activity and reassure the local population in the area of Jusyalay, north east of Sangin in Helmand Province, southern Afghanistan.
"Mr.Nice Guy. Never let anyone of us down even at the hardest of times, a great friend and just a brilliant soldier. Thanks for showing us the ropes when I first got to the Battalion. We felt privileged to be in the same section as you. Missed but never forgotten".
Link> Royal Anglian Regiment: In Loving Memory of Pte Tony Rawson