TA soldier is awarded Military Cross for gun battle

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  1. msr

    msr LE

    Just stumbled across this (newspapers a bit behind the times here):

    TA soldier is awarded Military Cross for gun battle

    http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/main.jhtml?xml=/news/2005/07/29/nta29.xml

    A bus driver and part-time soldier who started shooting with one hand to defend a convoy after being wounded was awarded the Military Cross yesterday.

    L/Cpl Darren Dickson, 22, received the medal for bravery from the Queen at a ceremony at the Palace of Holyroodhouse in Edinburgh.

    msr
     
  2. Thread has already been done mate