MoD names soldier who died on training exercise

A British army soldier who died after collapsing while on a three-mile run during a moorland training exercise was named by the Ministry of Defence today as Private Michael Ihemere, 26, from Nigeria.

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Soldier dies during training

A 26-year-old soldier has died during a training exercise in North Yorkshire. Private Michael Ihemere, 26 and from the 1st Battalion Merican Regiment, was taking part in a three-mile run when he collapsed.