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A group of Muslim women have laid a wreath at the National Memorial Arboretum in honour of those who died fighting for the UK.

L/Cpl Jabron Hashmi, 24, from Birmingham, was the first British Muslim soldier to die in a Taliban attack in Afghanistan, in July 2006.

On the anniversary weekend of his death the women paid their respects at the Staffordshire centre.

The ceremony was organised by the Muslim Armed Forces Association.


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