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Hundreds turn out for funeral of fallen soldier at Lichfield Cathedral

Ian Fisher's coffin is carried into Lichfield Cathedral. Pic: Harry Warburton

Ian Fisher’s coffin is carried into Lichfield Cathedral. Pic: Harry Warburton

Hundreds have turned out in Lichfield to pay their respects to a soldier killed in Afghanistan.

Warrant Officer Class 2 Ian Fisher, 42, died after a suicide bomber struck in Afghanistan.

His coffin passed through a guard of honour at Lichfield Cathedral ahead of the service today (December 3).

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1 Comment

  1. Some Bloke

    5th December, 2013 at 1:14 am

    I was there. It was a dignified and respectful occasion. Not much more can be said.