Katrina Hodge: Corporal in the British Army Miss England '09. She enlisted in the army on a dare from her brother was nicknamed Combat Barbie after showing up to her unit wearing fake eyelashes, heels, carrying a pink suitcase. While serving in Iraq, she saved the lives of her comrades by wresting not 1 but 2 rifles from a prisoner, then knocking him out w/ her bare hands. After winning the Miss England contest in 2009, she handed over the crown returned to military service. #bamf #hbic
Article on female British soldiers in Afghanistan. Captain Alice Homer is an officer with the Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers. She has just spent six months running a small section of soldiers in Camp Bastion
21ST. CENTURY DESERT RATS The Special Air Service or SAS is a regiment of the British Army constituted on 31 May 1950. They are part of the United Kingdom Special Forces (UKSF) and have served as a model for the special forces of many other countries all over the world
Shortly after Lance Corporal Liam Tasker of the British Royal Army was killed in a firefight with the Taliban, his devoted Army dog Theo suffered a seizure and passed away as well. Some say of a broken heart. Hope they are together in heaven.