Corporal of Horse


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Corporal of Horse

n
(Military) a noncommissioned rank in the British Household Cavalry above that of sergeant and below that of staff sergeant
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Prince Harry plants a cross for Lance Corporal of Horse Jonathan Woodgate Picture: BEN BIRCHALL
Lance Corporal of Horse Jason Ashford, 28, from D Squadron, the Household Cavalry, was travelling in a Jackal, a reinforced 4x4, in the Upper Gereshk Valley in Helmand province when it was hit by an improvised explosive device (IED).
Her poppy was dedicated to Sean, 22, and Prince Harry's to his friend Lance Corporal of Horse Jonathan Woodgate, 27, who was killed in a Taliban grenade attack in Helmand in March.
Rifleman Daniel Holkham, 19, Lance Corporal of Horse Jonathan Woodgate, 26, and Serjeant Steven Campbell, 30, were all killed in Helmand Province this month.
Lance Corporal of Horse Jonathan Woodgate walked away from the 2003 incident which claimed the life of his colleague Matty Hull.
The widow of the 25-year-old Lance Corporal of Horse broke down in tears as the coroner delivered his damning verdict that the US A-10 pilot who swooped on her husband's convoy after mistaking it for the enemy was acting outside the rules of engagement.
HERE are the compelling reasons why the "friendly fire" killing of soldiers like Lance Corporal of Horse Matty Hull in Iraq should never happen.
She had previously been refused access to the classified footage, which shows Lance Corporal of Horse Matty Hull's convoy being hit by an American A-10 tankbuster aircraft near Basra in southern Iraq on March 28, 2003.
Lance Corporal of Horse, Leonard Durber, The Life Guards: LCoH Durber, from Pontypool, was ambushed by republican terrorists in Northern Ireland, on October 5, 1972.
Craig, whose rank is Corporal of Horse, said: "We saw two insurgents carrying a machine gun, set it up and open fire.
Serjeant Steven Campbell, 30, from Pelton, near Chester-le-Street, County Durham, Rifleman Daniel Holkham, 19, and Lance Corporal of Horse Jonathan Woodgate, 26, were all killed in Helmand Province this month.
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