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http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/defence/11435200/Just-another-patrol-for-Para-who-won-VC.html

 

L/Cpl Joshua Leakey of 1 Para.

 

"Pointing to the badge on his maroon Parachute Regiment beret, he added: “The only thing I was really scared of was letting this down. That to me, that’s why I joined, that’s why I joined the Army to be a paratrooper.” "

 

 

Worth a mention I thought. :thumbs:

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Well done that man ... He epitomises what a british soldier is and always will be .......

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30 years since I left the same regiment, felt very proud for the young lad. As said above this is what all british military epitomise.

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30 years since I left the same regiment, felt very proud for the young lad. As said above this is what all british military epitomise.

what battalion was you in ?

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We have an ex para working with us i'm certain he said he was 1 para got some good stories about northen ireland and the falklands .

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2nd Member Of His Family To Receive The V.C. . . Comes Across As A Genuine Bloke No Airs & Graces , Spoke How He Was Receiving The Award For All His Comrades Well Done That Man !!

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