L/Cpl. Neville A. Harding was a well liked and respected NCO with 3 Commando. On March 1978 near Shabani he was seriously wounded with the loss of his left eye in a fierce Fireforce contact with a gang of 16 hardcore terrorists where 4 Indep soldiers were KIA. Cpl. George Galloway earned his BCR in the same contact. Neville died in a drowning accident in the 1980’s.