Army Rumour Service

Register a free account today to become a member! Once signed in, you'll be able to participate on this site by adding your own topics and posts, as well as connect with other members through your own private inbox!

Petition - Please sign

Sergeant Matthew Telford of the Grenadier Guards was promoted to the rank in June 2009

In November of that same year, Sergeant Telford was one of 5 British soldiers killed when a rogue Afghan policeman opened fire on them.

His wife and family will only receive a Corporal's pension since he only held his rank of Sergeant for less than a year.However, he was killed on operations by the enemy whilst wearing three stripes of a Sergeant on active service.

Please sign the petition below to support a change in the rules that deny a hero's widow the pension she deserves.

Rank and Pension of Soldiers Killed on Active Service | Petition of Soldiers Pensions

e mail the link to your friends and anyone sympathetic to a fair sense of play.
 
Oh I do apologise, just got an e mail today so jumped on the bandwagon for signatures. MODs please delete posts all done.
 

Latest Threads

Top