Yorkshire soldier killed in Afghanistan is named
7:06am 11th November 2011
On this special day of remembrance
The family of a Yorkshire Territorial Army soldier, killed in an explosion in Afghanistan, says his death will leave "a huge hole" in their lives.
Private Matthew Adam Thornton, was 28 and from Barnsley in South Yorkshire.
He was serving with 4th Battalion, The Yorkshire Regiment.
He died while on patrol in Helmand Province on Wednesday.
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