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Pallbearers carry the coffin of D-Day veteran Albert Lilly into the chapel at the Oaks Havant Crematorium in Hampshire, for his funeral service. Picture date: Wednesday April 21, 2021.

Funeral held for ‘humble’ D-Day veteran


The funeral has taken place for a 97-year-old veteran who landed in Normandy on D-Day and helped build an airfield in just three days to support invading Allied troops.