Mountmellick soldier presented with Service Medal

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Mountmellick soldier presented with Service Medal

Sgt Darren Farrell from Mountmellick being presented with the CSDP Service Medal by Minister Kehoe at the mission HQ in Mali.

A Mountmellick soldier serving with the EU training misson in Mali is the recipient of a Common Security and Defence Policy Service Medal.

Sgt Darren Farrell from Mountmellick was one of 15 Irish personnel presented with the medal during a visit by the Minister with Responsibility for Defence, Kieran Kehoe on Wednesday at the misson headquarters in Mali.