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Solider's body flown home from Iraq

The body of a soldier from Greater Manchester who died in Iraq is being flown home today. Scott Hetherington from Middleton was serving with the 2nd Battalion, Duke of Lancaster's Regiment.

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Body of Scott Hetherington flown home from Iraq

The body of a soldier from Greater Manchester who was killed in Iraq has been flown home.

Scott Hetherington, who was 22 and from Middleton, was serving with Duke of Lancaster's Regiment when he was killed in an apparent training accident.

His family were at RAF Brize Norton in Oxfordshire to see him repatriated.

Our correspondent Elaine Willcox was there.

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