Branchflower, 20, a guardsman with the Irish Guards, was deployed
Hundreds of ex-servicemen suffering from Gulf War Syndrome could benefit after a former guardsman won a war pension over the condition in a ‘landmark decision’.
While chatting with some of the National Guardsmen, another guardsman approaches and informs us that a woman is in the middle of a stroke around the corner.
A national guardsman charged with the murder of an Iraqi police officer has pleaded to a lesser charge of negligent homicide.
By the end of the day, we had tallied only a few customers, mostly rescue workers and national guardsmen who needed to have their eyes irrigated of debris and their minor wounds dressed.
When the fighting was over, two national guardsmen were dead, and 19 were wounded, along with two Iraqi policemen.
Snapping power lines, firecrackers, and nervous, untrained police and national guardsmen caused much indiscriminate firing.
These foreigners come here, drop notes of assignation into sentries' top-boots, pin fivers on to guardsmen 's bearskins.
We were told to stay off the street by long-suffering national guardsmen and women with southern accents, kids.
Among the thousands of rescue and recovery workers were more than 100 airmen, reservists and guardsmen wearing state and city police and fire fighting uniforms.