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FATALITIES IN AFGHANISTAN

EDM (Early Day Motion) 846: tabled on 23 February 2009

Tabled in the 2008-09 session.

This motion has been signed by 51 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

Motion text

That this House salutes the bravery of the armed forces serving in Afghanistan and records with sorrow the deaths of Lance Corporal Jake Alderton of 36 Engineer Regiment, Major Alexis Roberts, 1st Battalion The Royal Gurkha Rifles, aged 32 from Kent, Colour Sergeant Phillip Newman, 4th Battalion The Mercian Regiment, aged 36, Private Brian Tunnicliffe, 2nd Battalion The Mercian Regiment (Worcesters and Foresters), aged 33 from Ilkeston, Corporal Ivano Violino from 36 Engineer Regiment, aged 29 from Salford, Sergeant Craig Brelsford, 2nd Battalion The Mercian Regiment, aged 25 from Nottingham, Private Johan Botha, 2nd Battalion The Mercian Regiment from South Africa, Private Damian Wright, 2nd Battalion The Mercian Regiment, aged 23 from Mansfield, Private Ben Ford, 2nd Battalion The Mercian Regiment, aged 18 from Chesterfield, Senior Aircraftman Christopher Bridge from C flight, 51 Squadron Royal Air Force Regiment, aged 20, from Sheffield, Private Aaron James McClure, 1st Battalion The Royal Anglian Regiment, aged 19 from Ipswich, Private Robert Graham Foster, 1st Battalion The Royal Anglian Regiment, aged 19 from Harlow, Private John Thrumble, 1st Battalion The Royal Anglian Regiment, aged 21 from Chelmsford, Captain David Hicks of 1st Battalion The Royal Anglian Regiment, aged 26 from Surrey, Private Tony Rawson of 1st Battalion The Royal Anglian Regiment, aged 27 from Dagenham, Essex, Lance Corporal Michael Jones, Royal Marines aged 26 from Newbald, Yorkshire, Sergeant Barry Keen of 14 Signal Regiment, aged 34 from Gateshead and Guardsman David Atherton from the 1st Battalion Grenadier Guards, aged 25 from Manchester.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

Baldry, Tony
Conservative
Signed on 12 March 2009
Banbury
Brooke, Annette
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 February 2009
Mid Dorset and North Poole
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 4 March 2009
Blyth Valley
Cawsey, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 25 February 2009
Brigg and Goole
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 2 March 2009
Leyton and Wanstead
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 26 February 2009
Keighley
Davies, Dai
Independent
Signed on 25 February 2009
Blaenau Gwent
Davies, Philip
Conservative
Signed on 26 February 2009
Shipley
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 4 March 2009
Belfast North
Donaldson, Jeffrey M.
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 4 March 2009
Lagan Valley
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 26 February 2009
Stroud
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 25 February 2009
Foyle
Gray, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 25 February 2009
North Wiltshire
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 February 2009
Portsmouth South
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 March 2009
North Devon
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 February 2009
Birmingham, Yardley
Holmes, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 February 2009
Chesterfield
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 26 February 2009
Luton North
Hughes, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 November 2009
North Southwark and Bermondsey
Hunter, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 February 2009
Cheadle
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 10 March 2009
Barnsley Central
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 5 March 2009
Tamworth
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 March 2009
Manchester, Withington
Mackinlay, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 12 March 2009
Thurrock
Maclean, David
Conservative
Signed on 25 February 2009
Penrith and The Border
Mason, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 9 March 2009
Glasgow East
McCrea, Rev Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 26 February 2009
South Antrim
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2009
Hayes and Harlington
Mulholland, Greg
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 March 2009
Leeds North West
Pope, Mr Greg
Labour
Signed on 2 March 2009
Hyndburn
Prentice, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2009
Pendle
Rennie, Willie
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 February 2009
Dunfermline and West Fife
Robertson, Angus
Scottish National Party
Signed on 9 March 2009
Moray
Robinson, Mrs Iris
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 16 March 2009
Strangford
Rogerson, Dan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 March 2009
North Cornwall
Salmond, Mr Alex
Scottish National Party
Signed on 3 March 2009
Banff and Buchan
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 25 February 2009
Nottingham South
Singh, Mr Marsha
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2009
Bradford West
Swinson, Jo
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 April 2009
East Dunbartonshire
Swire, Mr Hugo
Conservative
Signed on 4 March 2009
East Devon
Taylor, David
Labour
Signed on 25 February 2009
North West Leicestershire
Weir, Mr Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 9 March 2009
Angus
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 2 March 2009
Conwy
Williams, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 March 2009
Ceredigion
Wishart, Pete
Scottish National Party
Signed on 9 March 2009
Perth and North Perthshire

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.