Brother collects medals awarded to teen soldier killed in Cyprus conflict

The brother of a Scots soldier who was killed while playing an off-duty game of football has been presented with the Elizabeth Cross. Private Ben Doherty was only 18 when he was deployed as part of the Cyprus Emergency Peace Keeping Force in January of 1956.


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Brother collects medals awarded to teen soldier killed in Cyprus conflict


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