Shot hero is named.
Roland, 22, of 1st Battalion Grenadier Guards, had been in Afghanistan for less than four weeks when he was shot in a fire fight in Nahr-e-Saraj in Helmand.
The dad of twins, from Worthing, West Sussex, was fatally wounded on the second day of a three-day operation to search compounds and died on Friday in Camp Bastion.
His family said: "Michael was a caring son loved by his extended family and friends." He is the 410th British military death in Afghanistan since 2001.
Tragic Jake: Page 18
CARING: Michael Roland
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|Publication:||The People (London, England)|
|Date:||Apr 29, 2012|
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