Brit Soldier nicknamed ‘Bomb magnet’ after being blown up 13 times

July 26th, 2010 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI  

London, July 26 (ANI): A British soldier, who has been blown up 13 times, has been nicknamed ‘Bomb Magnet’

Patrick Hyde has been blown up 13 times and has survived to tell his explosive experiences.

Warrant Officer Class 2 Patrick Hyde of 4 Rifles was under repeated attack in Helmand.

The 34-year-old father-of-two drove over 11 bombs.

He spent 26 hours in an upturned Mastiff troop carrier after it was hit in one of two rocket attacks.

“It was unrelenting,” The Daily Star quoted Hyde as saying. (ANI)

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