Pregnant soldier underwent tough pre-deployment training

The Daily Mail has reported that the British servicewoman who gave birth at Camp Bastion on Tuesday underwent rigorous pre-deployment training while she was pregnant.

The training includes an eight-mile march and five-mile run.

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Soldier has baby in Afghanistan

A British servicewoman has given birth to a son at Camp Bastion while on duty in Afghanistan having not realised she was pregnant. The Royal Artillery gunner only knew she was about to give birth after complaining of stomach pains