D-Day survivor Brig Sir Nicholas Somerville remembers
5 June 2014 Last updated at 20:16 BST
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.