Reddit user admonishment, a British soldier who served in Helmand, Afghanistan, uploaded a set of photos of his mates and him on deployment with "Billy the Teddy Bear" in 2010.
"Our Media Officer made me take a teddy bear on a patrol (Helmand 2010)" by admonishment in Military
Billy kept a Brit-style stiff upper lip even when an IED struck the vehicle he was riding in. Click through the photos above to see Billy's deployment. And check out the original reddit post to see a ton of bear puns about warfare.