Captain Dan Shepherd was killed trying to clear a road for a Nato supply convoy in Afghanistan

Captain Shepherd, of 11 Explosive Ordnance Disposal Regiment, The Royal Logistic Corps, was commanding an Improvised Explosive Device Disposal team dealing with a device planted by the Taliban in the Nad e Ali district, trying to clear a safe path for a resupply convoy. 
Another member of the team suffered minor injuries.


Captain Dan Shepherd was known as one of the top bomb disposal members and a expert in bomb disposal. Defusing more bombs then most/any other bomb disposal member. He Died with only a few days left from his final tour by an IED.

Captain Dan Shepherd was killed trying to clear a road for a Nato supply convoy in Afghanistan

Captain Shepherd, of 11 Explosive Ordnance Disposal Regiment, The Royal Logistic Corps, was commanding an Improvised Explosive Device Disposal team dealing with a device planted by the Taliban in the Nad e Ali district, trying to clear a safe path for a resupply convoy. 

Another member of the team suffered minor injuries.

Captain Dan Shepherd was known as one of the top bomb disposal members and a expert in bomb disposal. Defusing more bombs then most/any other bomb disposal member. He Died with only a few days left from his final tour by an IED.

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