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Lt Bjorn Rose recalls the loss of a colleague Afghanistan

Duration: 02:25

In 2007, Lieutenant Bjorn Rose led 19 young men into Helmand Province, Afghanistan. They were raring to go into battle but weren't fully prepared for what would unfold as they pushed deep into enemy territory. Sergeant Simon Panter filmed as 3 platoon came face-to-face with the enemy and then had to deal with the consequences.

Available since: Tue 7 Jun 2011

Credits

Narrator
Shaun Dooley
Director
Bruce Goodison
Producer
Bruce Goodison
Executive Producer
Colin Barr
Narrator
Shaun Dooley
Director
Bruce Goodison
Producer
Bruce Goodison
Executive Producer
Colin Barr

This clip is from

Our War Series 1, Ambushed

1/3 The story behind 3 Platoon, 1 Royal Anglian's 2007 tour of duty in Helmand, Afghanistan.

First broadcast: 07 Jun 2011

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