Blokes less likely to show vulnerability in front of women says father

But a few months later “it turned full circle,” he says. Efrem Brynin, a Commercial Fitter from Pulborough in West Sussex, remembers being on holiday in Singapore early in 2013 thinking how good life was with a happy marriage and two grown up children settled in their careers. Competitive and strong mentally and physically, James had always wanted to be on the ground, so it… On October 15, 2013, around six weeks after deploying on his second tour of Afghanistan, Mr Brynin’s son, James, a soldier in the Intelligence Corps attached to 14 Signal Regiment, was involved in an operation in the Kakaran District of Helmand; “Not somewhere Trip Advisor would recommend,” Efrem, 47, manages with a smile.