Fairwater High School remembers Cpl Michael Thacker

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A memorial to a soldier killed last month in Afghanistan has been unveiled at his old school in Cwmbran.

Cpl Michael John Thacker, who served with the first battalion, the Royal Welsh, was a pupil at Fairwater High School.

His family, including three brothers who also went to the same school - were there for a special assembly.

School tribute to Afghan soldier

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