Thursday, August 23, 2007
MCpl Christian Duchesne August 22, 2007
Photo credit : Cpl Martin Long
MCpl Christian Duchesne was killed on 22 August, 2007 after the vehicle he was traveling in, a LAV III, struck a suspected mine. The incident occurred at 6:19 am Kandahar time, approximately 50 km West of Kandahar City during Operation EAGLE EYE, a joint Afghan National Security Force (ANSF) and ISAF operation aimed at further stabilizing the District of Zharey. MCpl Duchesne was a member of 5e Ambulance de campagne, based in Valcartier, Québec.
My deepest condolences, thoughts and prayers go to his family and friends here and overseas. ~ m.m.
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