December 13 2013 Latest news:
Len Mann was 19 when he landed on the beaches at Normandy, serving in the 12th Battalion Devonshire Regiment.
The Evening News’ campaign to help Norfolk’s D-Day heroes fulfil their final dream to return to Normandy for the 70th anniversary of the longest day has received a welcome boost thanks to fundraisers.
A city soldier who ignored heavy shelling in order to make the Normandy beaches safe for his comrades has died, aged 91. STACIA BRIGGS celebrates the life of Ernie Mears, the quiet hero who found himself in the thick of the action on D-Day.