Hundreds of strangers attend funeral of war veteran Richard Norris who died with no family



Hundreds of kind-hearted strangers have turned out to pay their respects to a Second World War veteran who died with no family members,
Richard 'Dick' Norris, a soldier who fought in the famous Battle of El Alamein, died at the age of 97 two weeks ago, and social media appeal was launched to find mourners to attend his funeral.
Today around 200 people flooded All Saints Parish Church in Driffield to pay their respects, along with representatives from a number of regiments of the Royal Tank Regiment Association, different branches of the Royal British Legion (RBL), the Royal Armed Forces and... read more

 
17 October 2016 in Yorkshire & Humber, Views: 37
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