In memory of a soldier

The widow of a North East soldier shot dead in Afghanistan has set out on a charity walk in his memory. Private Gregg Stone died last June while trying to rescue an Afghan policeman.

Widow walks in soldier's memory

Samantha Stone with Private Gregg Stone.
Samantha Stone with Private Gregg Stone. Credit: Family photo

The widow of a North East soldier shot dead in Afghanistan has set out on a charity walk in his memory.

Private Gregg Stone died last June while trying to rescue an Afghan policeman.

Samantha Stone, widow of a solider who was shot dead, has set out on a charity walk.
Samantha Stone, widow of a solider who was shot dead, has set out on a charity walk. Credit: ITV news

Samantha Stone has set off from Catterick Garrison - where her husband trained - to walk to his former base in Warminster.

Money raised will help rehabilitate soldiers from the Yorkshire Regiment.

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