North West Soldier killed

A young soldier from the north west is one of three killed in an explosion. The soliders died when their vehicle was struck by an IED.

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Colleagues: Sam 'never let you down'.

Fusilier Flint was a Jock that you could always trust. He was very keen to learn, hard-working and always offered to help others. He had a can do attitude and he would never let you down. Sam Flint epitomised everything that being a Fusilier in the Royal Regiment of Scotland is all about.

– Warrant Officer Class 2 Stevie Main, 2nd Battalion The Royal Regiment of Scotland

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