Lance Corporal Roberts is a section second-in-command in 4 Platoon, B Company, 3rd Battalion The Mercian Regiment (3 MERCIAN). He is currently based in Check Point Attal on Route 601, the main road to Lashkar Gah. He has previously served in Iraq, but this is his first tour of Afghanistan.
14 June 2011
We were effectively surrounded
In his first blog, Lance Corporal Roberts looks back at an operation to take the fight to the insurgents. It was an eventful day…