View Full Version : "Legendary" British bomb diffuser dies in line of duty........
Mizzou B-ball fan
11-03-2009, 01:32 PM
Pretty amazing stuff. Fellow troops credit this guy for saving hundreds of lives through his skill and bravery in the line of duty.........
Bomb disposal expert killed in Afghanistan was a day away from two weeks' rest - Times Online (http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/Afghanistan/article6899628.ece)
11-03-2009, 01:34 PM
I guess he knew the risk involved with the job, and accepted the risk as a part of helping/protecting others.
May he RIP.
11-03-2009, 02:06 PM
It takes a special kind of person to be willing to walk toward a bomb and disarm it.
11-03-2009, 04:06 PM
Check out the movie "The Hurt Locker" which is about these people. A special kind of person indeed.
11-03-2009, 05:55 PM
Ditto what Molson and BrianD said and on the other end of the spectrum it takes a special kind of coward to set these devices.
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