Military send-off for war veteran



Hundreds of kind-hearted strangers have turned out to pay their respects to a WWII solider who died with no family members.
Former Burniston resident Richard 'Dick' Norris, a soldier who fought in the famous Battle of El Alamein, died at the age of 97 two weeks ago.
Around 200 people filled All Saints Parish Church in Driffield yesterday (October 17) and a guard of honour was performed outside after a social media appeal was launched to find mourners.
Members of the public, veterans and military association standards were in attendance - including a number of regiments of the Royal Tank... read more

 
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