Hundreds expected at funeral for popular soldier Savenaca Koroibulileka who died playing rugby
Hundreds are expected to attend the funeral later this week of a soldier who died playing rugby last month.
Savenaca Koroibulileka, known as Koro, Savy and Tu, collapsed during a match between Oakham RFC and West Bridgford at Rutland Showground on September 24.
The 38-year-old Fijian, a former private in the 2nd Battalion, Royal Anglian Regiment, collapsed after scoring a try and was pronounced dead at Peterborough Hospital.
He was serving with the Military Provost Guard Service, helping protect St George's Barracks, in North Luffenham when he died,
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