Lance Corporal James Wharton poses with his parchment at photocall after receiving the Freedom of the City of London at the Guildhall in London February 3, 2014. Wharton, one of the first openly gay ... more 
Lance Corporal James Wharton poses with his parchment at photocall after receiving the Freedom of the City of London at the Guildhall in London February 3, 2014. Wharton, one of the first openly gay soldiers in the British Army, received his award in recognition of his work with the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community, tackling homophobic bullying in secondary schools. REUTERS/Neil Hall (BRITAIN - Tags: SOCIETY MILITARY) less 
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Mon, Feb 3, 2014 8:59 AM EST