Former army Cpl Norman Newbold receives his Veterans Badge at Hickathrift House in Marshland St James

Ex-army Cpl Norman Newbold of the Royal Fusiliers, who is a resident at Hickathrift House Care Home, Marshland St James, has received his Veterans Badge 70 years after he completed his national service in June 1949. Norman had recently been invited to attend an Armed Forces and Veterans Breakfast Club meeting held at Rose Lodge Care Home, Wisbech, where it was found that several veterans still to receive their Veterans Badges.

Staff at both homes are actively applying for Veterans...
source: Fenland Citizen

2019-12-01 09:59
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