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Afghanistan Awards

Posted on Thu, 3 June 2010 by Phil Mussell - General News, Medal News

Medals awarded for bravery on Afghanistan's front line have been award by Her Majesty the Queen in a ceremony at Buckingham Palace. Among those receiving awards was Rifleman Paul Jacobs who was blinded by a Taliban bomb. He received the George Medal for continuing to protect his colleagues despite his horrific wounds. For the full story see here