D-Day veteran awarded France’s highest decoration

2016-06-17T16:56:30+01:00March 12th, 2016|Events|

The French Consul General awarded the Légion d'Honneur to the men - who are all in their 90s - for their part in the liberation of France in June 1944. Bill Ward, 91, who served in the King’s Own Scottish Borderers, arrived on the beaches on D-Day and was shocked by the scene. He said: [...]