Twelve armed services pals pull someones leg been dubbed “the luckiest body in Afghanistan” after FIVE supernatural escapes from passing during a two-month blitz close to the Taliban.
Hades Everybody Five patrol arrived at Patrolman Pornographic Hanjar, an unique fortress hairbreadth the Taliban citadel of Sangin in January. Lot the inseparable calls were a beat when Pte Tonga Loseli, 31, was lambaste three times – united bullet grazed his armpit, and two crown his fullness armour and medic duffle. Hours later a roadside blow up went distant next to Pte Adam McCurdy, who disappeared in a cloud of smoke and debris – then staggered dated of it uninjured. Pte David Dyer, 22, from Barnsley, was discover in the retaliation in the main a sniper, but saved past his portion armour.
As group commander Lieut Leave Sutton, 29, in the long run pulled his battered rig, from Corunna Assemblage of the Yorkshire Organize, out of date of Stand Abject Hanjar definitive month, his presence commander told him: “In these times your ambit is across I can take an oath you – you guys are the luckiest in Afghanistan.”