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Lance Corporal James Ashworth win the Victoria Cross

by | 16th, March 2013

Lance Corporal James Ashwort

LANCE Corporal James Ashworth, 23, of the 1st Battalion The Grenadier Guards has won the Victoria Cross. He was killed by a grenade blast in Helmand Province, Afghanistan, on June 13 2012.

He becomes only the 10th person to win a VC since World War 2.

Captain Mike Dobbin, Commander, Reconnaissance Platoon, 1st Battalion Grenadier Guards, said  of

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