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Funeral for Staffordshire soldier killed by suicide bomb

3 December 2013 Last updated at 22:05 GMT

The funeral has taken place of a Staffordshire soldier described as "one of the best of his generation" by his colleagues.

Warrant Officer Ian Fisher, of the 3rd Battalion, Mercian Regiment, died in Helmand Province, Afghanistan, when his vehicle was blown up by a suicide bomber.

Sarah Falkland spoke to Maj Jez Jerome, Capt Mick Whillock and Brig Andrew Williams from the Mercian Regiment.

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