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Obituary: Ben Babington-Browne

14 July 2009

The death in Afghanistan of Ben Babington-Browne, a former student in UCL Physics & Astronomy, was announced in the House of Commons recently.

Ben graduated in 2005 with a BSc in Physics with Medical Physics and went on to become an army officer. He was killed in a helicopter crash on Monday 6 July. Staff in the department, together with colleagues in UCL Medical Physics & Bioengineering, who knew Ben during his studies are greatly saddened by the news. He was a valued and respected member of the UCL community.


Further details of Ben's army career are posted on the Ministry of Defence website.