Craftsman Andrew Found D Squadron (Warthog Group) Fitter Section Light Aid Detachment
Craftsman Andrew Found was born on 8th November 1983. Hailing from Whitby, and a proud Yorkshireman, he was affectionately known by those in the Squadron as 'Foundy'.
He joined the Corps of Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers as a Recovery Mechanic on 11 December 2006, aged 23. Upon completion of basic and trade training he was posted to 4 Battalion Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers, then based at Bordon. Prior to his arrival at the Royal Scots Dragoon Guards, he served in Afghanistan on Operation HERRICK 10 in 2009. Joining D Squadron (WARTHOG Group) in August 2010 he conducted the full Mission Specific Training package for Operation HERRICK 14. In April 2011 he deployed to Afghanistan with the WARTHOG Group, under the command of 30 Commando Royal Marines taking part in a wide variety of operations across the Task Force Helmand area.
Craftsman Found was married to Samantha and they had one son, Jaxson. He was also father to Michael from a previous relationship.