Supporting Families | Helping Paratroopers

Pte Jeff "JJ" Doherty or "Doc" as he was known to his colleagues / brothers in 2nd Battalion, The Parachute Regiment was killed in an ambush in Afghanistan on 12th June 2008. It was 2 days after his 20th birthday.

JJ's Memorial Fund primarily raises money towards helping injured Paratroopers and supporting the families of Paratroopers killed in action.

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About Us

Read all about the charity, what we do, and how you can get involved.

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JJ’s Memorial Fund Gallery

View our galleries of previous events and memorabilia.

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Make A Donation

Find out how to make a donation to our fund.

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Stretcher Race 2021

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July Update

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Latest News from JJ’s Memorial Fund

Stretcher Race – Saturday 8th June 2019 This June marks 11 years since we lost Pte Jeff “JJ” Doherty in Afghanistan, and our annual Stretcher Race that is held in …