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Do you Wear a poppy ??


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Me to "Lest we forget". Well said.

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Always!

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always and take part in the local parades with the scouts.

recently took part in the last post at Menin gate

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Always wear One along with my veterans badge. Lost my great granddad in the first war and three of my mates I served with.

Lest we forget.

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I have a metal poppy badge always pinned to my bike jacket.

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Although the poppy was started for the "Great war" (First world war) it benefits people from all conflicts since then.

Second world war landing area pics

Utah beach - One of the landing beaches from operation overlord. Mainly an American landing area

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An American cemetery in Normandy - it is huge

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One of the British cemetery in Normandy

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St Mere Eglise - As featured in the film "The longest day". With a parachutist John Steele still remembered LINKY

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Very moving,Drewpy. Thanks.

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not a dry eye from the leaders I can tell you.

the scouts were so well behaved too

link to my grandad who I never knew,Sgt. Victor Thomas Phillips

http://www.aircrewremembered.com/raf1944/4/kenchrobert.html

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