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The 1st bloke to climb Mount Everest "Because it was there" "It is not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves." - Sir Edmund Hillary.

Acknowledged widely as the most outstanding soldier of the Second World War, Captain Charles Upham is also the most decorated; remaining the only combatant soldier to receive the Victoria Cross and Bar. British Army, British Soldier, Before Us, World History, Military History, World War Two, Armed Forces, Wwii, Military Uniforms

Charles Hazlitt Upham

How much do you know about New Zealand's most famous soldier?

Corporal Doug Grant, NZSAS, killed in action in Kabul in August When terrorists attacked the British Council, the brave Kiwi moved forward to protect three British civilians and two Gurkha guards. He was shot in the chest. Special Air Service, British Council, Killed In Action, Special Forces, People Around The World, Dear Friend, Moving Forward, Military Jacket, Kiwi

A look at our 10 fallen soldiers

Yesterday's deaths bring our total number of fatalities in Afghanistan to 10 over the last two years.

An SAS soldier who risked his life to help a comrade and later died while serving in Afghanistan is being honoured with a bravery award. Bravery Awards, Lance Corporal, Anzac Day, World Of Darkness, American Pride, Afghanistan, Beautiful Creatures, Wwii, Military

A look at our 10 fallen soldiers

Yesterday's deaths bring our total number of fatalities in Afghanistan to 10 over the last two years.