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Church service for army medic

A book of condolence will open today for Corporal Channing Day who was killed while on patrol in Afghanistan.

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Corporal Channing Day joined Army at age of 18

Corporal Channing Day joined the Army at the age of 18 and has been described as a "natural medical leader".

  • Born in Swindon, Wiltshire on 12 March 1987
  • Joining Army in 2005
  • Passed her Class One Combat Medical Technician course in 2007
  • Posted to 3 Medical Regiment and joined 63 (Force Support) Squadron in January 2012, based in Preston
  • Deployed to Afghanistan in October 2012

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