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Kent river body confirmed as Carlisle soldier

A body found in a river in Kent has been named as that of Carlisle soldier Josh Thomas.

Police divers found the remains of the 18-year-old in the Medway yesterday afternoon (29th April), following a two week search.

Mr Thomas, who was based at an Army Barracks in Kent, was last seen after a night out in Rochester to celebrate finishing his exams.

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