Sunday, September 04, 2011
Jacob Sten Lund Olsen
Jacob Sten Lund Olsen was killed at Gereshk, in Helmand province, Afghanistan on saturday 3rd September.
During a patrol, Lund Olsen and several other Danish soldiers were hit by IED. All were evacuated to Camp Bastion but unfortunately Jacob Sten Lund Olsen died of his injuries.
Jacob Sten Lund Olsen joined the Gardehusar Regiment in August of 2010 at Slagelse. After his initial training he continued in the regiments mechanised infantry company as a rifleman. He was despated to Afghanistan where he joined Bravo Company's second platoon. Jacob Sten Lund Olsen was 22 years old. May he rest in peace and may his family know that his death was not in vain.