Wednesday, 31 July 2013

Brecon Beacons: Third SAS Hopeful Dies

An Army reservist who died after falling ill during SAS selection training in the Brecon Beacons earlier this month "adored the Army" and believed passionately in his duty, his family have said.Corporal James Dunsby, 31, died yesterday in hospital where he had been in a serious condition after falling ill during the exercise on 13 July, one of the hottest days of the year.His death follows that of colleagues Edward John Maher and Lance Corporal Craig John Roberts, who also lost their lives after collapsing during the military exercise on south Wales' highest mountain.In a statement issued through the Ministry of Defence (MoD) today the family of Cpl Dunsby, who was a member of the Army Reserves (The Royal Yeomanry), said the 31-year-old had the "most infectious enthusiasm for life".

"He was the most loving and dependable husband, not to mention the most handsome of men of whom could not be more cherished," they said. Read More Here R.I.P.