Men of 2nd South Wales Borderers
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D-Day survivor Brig Sir Nicholas Somerville remembers

On the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings, the last known survivor of a Welsh regiment involved has been recalling the event.

The 2nd Battalion South Wales Borderers landed on Gold beach as the battle to establish a beachhead raged.

And remarkably, as BBC Wales' Abigail Neal reports, the Welsh soldiers were the only ones to reach their D-Day target that day.

  • 05 Jun 2014
  • From the section Wales
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