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Tpr. S. W. 'Stu' Werner, British was once a member of the Royal Devonshire Regiment. He became a member of 14 Troop 3 Commando in 1976. He was a veteran of many operational deployments. In 1978 Stu severely impact fractured his ankle on a night time parachute training jump. After recuperating no longer able to do commando work he joined the Rhodesian Engineers. In 1979 Stu Werner lost the bottom of his good leg from a landmine while doing a follow up of terrorists through the border minefield. Stu Werner was tragically killed in a motor vehicle accident in the 1980's.