The body of Yorkshire soldier flown home

Coffin of Private Thomas Wroe, of 3rd Battalion The Yorkshire Regiment , is taken off the plane Credit: MoD

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Yorkshire soldiers repatriated

The bodies of two soldiers from 3rd Battalion The Yorkshire Regiment are to be brought home today. Sergeant Gareth Thursby and Private Thomas Wroe were shot dead in Afghanistan on Saturday by a man dressed in the uniform of the Afghan local police.