Military heroes

Explore the inspiring stories of military heroes who have shown immense courage and sacrifice. Join us in paying tribute to these brave individuals and their extraordinary acts of valor.
'Oh, Kylie! What did you do? Next time, please don’t...': What mother told Military Cross hero daughter who twice braved hails of bullets to tend war wounded Military Cross, Heroic Women, Army Medic, Iraqi Army, Lance Corporal, Four Women, Combat Medic, British Armed Forces, Army Women

'Oh, Kylie! What did you do? Next time, please don’t...': What mother told Military Cross hero daughter who twice braved hails of bullets to tend war wounded

Lance Corporal Kylie Watson, 23 - who stands just 5ft 1in tall in her Army-issue boots - is one of only four women in history to bear the coveted initials MC after her name.

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