Wednesday, 17 March 2010

Captain Martin Driver - Fallen Viking

Captain Martin Driver of 1st Battalion the Royal Anglian Regiment died at Selly Oak Hospital from wounds received from an IED when leading his men against the Taliban.

Captain Driver was Second-in-Command of A (Norfolk) Company and was serving as Acting Company Commander when he was tragically killed.

From the accolades he has received on the MoD website it is clear that Captain Driver was an amazing soldier, a remarkable man.

"Martin served as a 'Viking' officer, died commanding 'Viking' soldiers, and will never be forgotten."

MoD: Captain Martin Driver dies in Selly Oak from wounds sustained in Afghanistan