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Sergeant Jonathan Eric Kups dies in Afghanistan

September 24, 2012

It is with great sadness that the Ministry of Defence must confirm that Sergeant Jonathan Eric Kups, from the Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers, died at Camp Bastion, Helmand province, southern Afghanistan, on Friday 21 September 2012.

Sergeant Jonathan Eric Kups

Sergeant Jonathan Eric Kups. Picture: via MOD

Sergeant Kups was from Nuneaton, Warwickshire. He was born on 28 October 1973 and joined the Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers (REME) in June 1992 where he trained as an electronics technician. In the early years of his career he specialised in radar and ground-to-air weapons, completing an operational tour in Northern Ireland.

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  1. Aaron Skinner permalink
    September 24, 2012 18:32

    From: UK Forces Afghanistan <comment-reply@wordpress.com> Reply-To: UK Forces Afghanistan <comment+ewkthviijueqjb2qg0no50jr@comment.wordpress.com> Date: Monday, September 24, 2012 8:52 AM To: Aaron Skinner <askinner@kalmbach.com> Subject: [New post] Sergeant Jonathan Eric Kups dies in Afghanistan

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  2. mo3andjo7 permalink
    September 24, 2012 18:48

    WE HEAR SUCH SAD NEWS FROM AFGHANISTAN AND OUR THOUGHTS AND OUR PRAYERS GO OUT TO THE FAMILIES AND THE COLLEAGUES OF THIS BRAVE YOUNG MAN. HE IS AT REST – WE KNOW OUR DEAR LORD WILL TAKE CARE OF ALL OUR BOYS AND GIRLS WHEREVER THEY ARE – FROM THE MO AND JO TEAM SITU SOMERSET

  3. Barry Sheridan permalink
    September 24, 2012 20:15

    My thoughts reach out to Sergeant Jonathan Eric Kups’s wife and children who have lost what cannot be replaced. RIP

  4. September 28, 2012 13:21

    SLEEP IN PERFECT PEACE!!!!

  5. 25018157 Thompson C permalink
    November 6, 2012 07:38

    I remember you from basic Mr Koops. Saddened to hear of your passing. My sympathies for family and friends, lost for words.

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