D-Day veteran moved by Dunkirk film

D-Day veteran moved by Dunkirk film
 

D-DAY veteran Bill Betts, aged 94, recently watched the new blockbuster film Dunkirk and said he was very moved by the experience.
Although Bill, from Wellesbourne, wasn’t part of the Dunkirk evacuation, he lost friends who were and during his preparations for D-Day he trained with many men who did make it back from Dunkirk.
Bill went to see the recently released film at Stratford’s Picturehouse cinema with his friend Nick Milton and Nick’s nephew William Milton. The Picturehouse presented Bill with a Dunkirk movie poster which he gave to William.
Nick accompanied Bill back to Gold Beach in... read more

 
1 August 2017 in Regional West, Views: 36
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