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New Parachute Regiment Victoria Cross awarded.
« on: February 25, 2015, 10:13:12 PM »
Lance Corporal Josh Leakey rescued a USMC officer whilst under fire in Afghanistan.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-31626357
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Re: New Parachute Regiment Victoria Cross awarded.
« Reply #2 on: February 26, 2015, 08:06:19 AM »
Excellent ! Well done !!!








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Re: New Parachute Regiment Victoria Cross awarded.
« Reply #3 on: February 27, 2015, 07:00:28 AM »
 Awesome!! :D
 
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Re: New Parachute Regiment Victoria Cross awarded.
« Reply #4 on: February 27, 2015, 09:22:14 AM »
His statement says it all. L/Cpl Leakey said the only thing he was scared of during the fire fight was "letting my cap badge down"


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Re: New Parachute Regiment Victoria Cross awarded.
« Reply #5 on: February 27, 2015, 02:48:24 PM »
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