L/Cpl Joshua Leakey awarded the Victoria Cross

L/Cpl Leakey is the first living serviceman to receive a medal for service in Afghanistan. Vernon said "We're immensely proud of the bravery of a man who risked his life for others. Congratulations on the Victoria Cross, L/Cpl Joshua Leakey."

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