News - Tribute to Henry Allingham

Posted: 30/07/2009 21:18 | News Home

Hundreds of people lined the streets to watch the funeral of World War I veteran Henry Allingham, which took place in Brighton today (30 July 2009). One of his grandsons, David Gray, paid a moving tribute to his grandfather at the service.

Footage of the funeral is on the BBC website at http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk/8175751.stm and you can listen to David Gray's tribute at http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk/8176549.stm

 

 

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