Company Sergeant Major
Dominic Hagans has endured many operations on his leg.
Warrant Officer Class 2 Eric Whitehouse, Company Sergeant Major
, Corunna Company, said: "Private Wilford was an honest, quiet soldier, who excelled in his primary role.
The book, which features CSM Hagans' story Company Sergeant Major
Dominic Hagans in uniform before his horrific injury The remnants of the Land Rover in which Company Sergeant Major
Dominic Hagans was travelling when he hit a roadside bomb.
Moved: Esmor Davies Sergeant Major Karl Ley, 29, was awarded the George Medal Tributes: L-Cpl Joseph Pool Honoured: (From left) Corporal Neil Jones, Corporal David Williams, Company Sergeant Major
Mark Leyshon, Sergeant Mike Jones and Colour Sergeant Chris Dundon
The story of company Sergeant Major
John Osborn, who saved the lives of his comrades of the Winnipeg Grenadiers in Hong Kong by throwing himself on a live hand grenade opens the accounts.
Company Sergeant Major
Hood, of Delta Company, added: "The conduct of all soldiers was outstanding.
INSPECTION: Guest of honour John Wilson inspects the guard of honour (above) and (right) with (from left) head of school John Shinkwin, headmaster Dr Philip Cheshire, chairman of the governors Prof Eric Ives, Company Sergeant Major
David White and deputy head boy Thomas Rance.
Once completed, the memorial will feature a larger than lifesize sculpture of Company Sergeant Major
Stan Hollis, who was born at Archibald Street, Middlesbrough in 1912 and went on to become the only person to win a VC on D-Day.
And Judith Williams, 70, from Pontypool, came to the opening on behalf of her mother and aunt, who didn't live to see the remains of their brother - Company Sergeant Major
Evan Davies - found.
Mr Barnett, who served more than 21 years as company sergeant major
in 29 Company of the 3rd Battalion of the Military Intelligence, said: "I am extremely proud having worked at 40 Great Charles Street for over 25 years and to have the honour of being able to rename the building and to show my respect for the Mercian Regiment in naming the building in their honour.
And it means three Paras have died in that time, the other being Company Sergeant Major
Evidence from forensic experts and soldiers at the hearing in Newport "satisfy me that Company Sergeant Major
Michael Williams was more likely than not killed by enemy fire", he said.