With Remembrance Sunday this weekend, thoughts will be with our servicemen and women.
One soldier has just returned home from Afghanistan, after carrying his grandfather's Second World War Bible in his body armour.
Corporal David Coles has returned the 74 year old book safely to Cambridge, along with a new memento for grandfather Henry Collins, who is 94-years-old.
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