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Family lead Lee Rigby tributes

Memorial services for Drummer Lee Rigby have been held in his home city of Manchester and in Woolwich, with his family paying tribute at the spot in south London where the 25-year-old soldier was killed last Wednesday.

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Poem in tribute to Woolwich soldier

The family of Lee Rigby arrive at a press conference in Manchester. Credit: PA Wire

Lee Rigby's stepfather Ian read out a poem, a tribute to Lee from an unknown poster on a Facebook page, which read:

"You fought bravely and with honour died,

"You leave your family so full of pride,

"Sleep well young soldier, your job is done,

"Your war is over, your battle won.

"Our family chain is broken and nothing is the same,

"But as God takes us one by one,

"Our chain will link again."

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