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George Medal for Bomb disposal hero

Posted on Fri, 17 December 2010 by Phil Mussell - General News, Medal News

WO Karl Ley has made safe more Improvised Explosive Devices IEDs in Afghanistan than anyone else - some 139 to date - losing seven of his comrades in the process. Today (December 17 2010) his courage and heroism was honoured with the award of the George Medal, presented by HRH Prince Charles. For the full story see here