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Pictured: The medal set awarded to Lance Bombardier Richard Jennings consists of (left to right) the Military Cross; NATO Medal for Kosovo; Operational Service Medal 2000; Iraq 2003; Nato Medal; United States of America, Army Commendation Medal.<br />
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The medals of a hero soldier who twice rushed towards explosions to try and save fatally wounded comrades from the Taliban have emerged for sale for £12,000.<br />
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Lance Bombardier Richard Jennings was part of a three man forward observation team targeted in a rocket-propelled attack in Afghanistan on March 3, 2007.<br />
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L/Bdr Jennings, of 29 Commando Regiment, Royal Artillery, performed first aid on both L/Bdr Ross Clark and L/Bdr Liam McLaughin and held the position alone under relentless fire until reinforcements arrived.