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British Artillery Gunner Gives Birth After Raid At Camp Bastion Afghanistan
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soldier, a gunner in the Royal Artillery who helped provide covering
fire for troops fighting insurgents, was unaware that she was carrying a
child.Woman soldier has baby on the frontline: Doctors sent from the UK as
Army girl - who didn't even know she was pregnant - gives birth after
Taliban raid

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Ian Drury, David Williams


Added: Sep-20-2012 Occurred On: Sep-18-2012
By: bellava
Tags: UK, soldier, gives, birth, afghanistan
Location: Helmand, Afghanistan (load item map)
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