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Former Soldier Chris Gwilt, Now Deaf, Joins Mount Everest Group

January 31, 2012

A former soldier from Lincoln has joined a group of injured servicemen who are training to climb Mount Everest to raise £2m for the charity Walking With The Wounded.

Chris Gwilt, who lost his hearing in a grenade attack while serving in Afghanistan in 2009, said he wanted to make more people aware of injured and disabled soldiers.

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