Third Fort Hood soldier found dead near Texas Army base within past month

Mother of Fort Hood soldier deemed a ‘deserter’ reacts to his reinstatement and planned military funeral Fort Hood soldier Gregory Morales, whose remains have been found nearly a year after his disappearance and designation as a ‘deserter,’ has his military honor restored. Another soldier has been found dead near Fort Hood, the third body of […]

Fort Hood soldier Mejhor Morta found dead near Texas Army base

A 26-year-old Fort Hood soldier was found dead near a lake about 15 miles from the Texas Army base, military officials said Tuesday. Pvt. Mejhor Morta was discovered Friday in the vicinity of Stillhouse Lake in Killeen, the Austin American-Statesman reported. The Pensacola, Florida, native’s cause of death wasn’t immediately released. The Bell County Sheriff’s […]

British soldier is found dead after suffering injury in Estonia

British soldier is found dead after suffering ‘non-battle’ injury while off duty in Estonia Sam Brownridge of the Royal Regiment of Fusiliers died from a ‘non-battle’ injury He was found dead during his deployment on Operation Cabrit on July 5 The Ministry of Defence confirmed his death in a statement on Tuesday   A British soldier has […]

Soldier fell to death in Alps when rock holding abseiling rope toppled

Soldier, 24, fell to his death in Swiss Alps climbing accident when rock holding his abseiling rope toppled as he descended the Matterhorn, inquest hears Lance Corporal Hayden Prince, 24 from Cambridge, was on a trip with 2 friends They stuck to target of turning around before 2pm without reaching the summit His cause of […]

Soldier wins £2.5m payout from MoD after getting shot in the foot

Soldier wins £2.5 million payout from MoD after getting shot in the foot during a training exercise The Ministry of Defence spent £129.7m in compensation payouts last year A soldier was paid £2.5m after he was shot in the foot during a training exercise There were nearly 3,000 claims and a 55 per cent growth […]

Soldier proposes to wife after being stranded on Valentines Day

This Morning fans are left in tears by ‘beautiful’ live proposal from soldier who was left stranded in the Falklands over Valentine’s Day due to storms Mercedes appeared on This Morning on what she thought was tour of the studio  Was surprised by Grenadier guard boyfriend Greg,  stationed in the Falklands Mercedes teared up after Greg proposed […]

Soldier at large 'with hostages' after killing at least 20 in Thai mall

At least 17 people have been killed and ‘many’ injured after a soldier went on a shooting rampage in a shopping centre in Thailand, according to local reports. Soldier Jakraphanth Thomma is still at large, a defence ministry spokesman told the BBC, after opening fire at Terminal 21 shopping mall on Saturday in the city […]