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Marine veteran has wish to honour best chum and ten other colleagues killed in 1944 fulfilled

June 7, 1944. The day after D-Day. An initial assault on a strategically important French port cost the lives of 11 Royal... READ MORE »

We will remember them: Bench honouring 11 fallen marines leaves Poole for final location

An inscribed stone memorial bench honouring 11 Royal Marines killed in the initial assault on a key French port in 1944 is en route... READ MORE »