Francis, Jefferson Clifford

Captain 715831 H13 478 634 1st Bn. Royal Canadian Horse Artillery
Who died on Wednesday, 4th July, 2007. Age 36.

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Historical Information:
Born to Russel and Marion Murray on November 11th, 1970, in Oromocto, New Brunswick. Husband of Sylvie Secours, Father of Ry Logan Secour-Francis and Brother of Mica Francis. Captain Francis had many relatives throughout New Brunswick and British Colombia, as well as several from Ottawa, and the Wallace area.

Captain Francis served with the Canadian Forces in Afghanistan as a forward observation officer and artillery co-ordinator. He died along with five other Canadian Soldiers when their patrol vehicle was destroyed by a roadside bomb on a road southwest of Kandahar.