HEHIR, Leslie Samuel

Rank: 
Sergeant
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Artillery
Service: 
Army
Service number: 
24937123
Born: 
Wednesday, April 3, 1968
Died : 
Friday, March 21, 2003
Died on active service
Age: 
34
Sgt. Les Hehir

Sergeant Les Hehir died when a a US Marine Corps CH-46 Sea Knight helicopter crashed south of the Kuwait border with US and UK personnel aboard; there were no survivors. Eight personnel from 3 Commando Brigade died in the accident, along with four US aircrew. [Source: MOD]


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