A former British soldier has died preventing Russian forces within the Ukrainian metropolis of Severodonetsk, his household have stated.
Jordan Gatley left the British Military in March and flew to Ukraine quickly after to assist fend off Russian forces and practice Ukrainian troopers.
Saying the information on Fb, his father Dean wrote: “Yesterday (10/06/22) we obtained the devastating information that our son, Jordan, has been shot and killed within the metropolis of Severodonetsk, Ukraine.
“His group say all of them beloved him, as did we, and he made a large distinction to many peoples lives, not solely soldiering, but in addition by coaching the Ukrainian forces.
“Jordan and his group had been so pleased with the work they had been doing and he typically informed me that the missions they had been occurring had been harmful, however needed.
“He beloved his job and we’re so pleased with him. He actually was a hero and can endlessly be in our hearts.”