D-Day Anniversary Service

16:09 09 June 2014

A service to mark the 70th anniversary of D-Day was held in Phear Park on Sunday. Photo by Simon Horn. Ref exe 4339-24-14SH To order your copy of this photograph go to www.exmouthjournal.co.uk and click on Photo Orders

A service to mark the 70th anniversary of D-Day was held in Phear Park on Sunday. Photo by Simon Horn. Ref exe 4339-24-14SH To order your copy of this photograph go to www.exmouthjournal.co.uk and click on Photo Orders

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PICTURES: Phear Park Parade and Service

Hundreds of people gathered in Phear Park on Sunday to pay their respects to the fallen on the seventieth anniversary of D-Day.

The mayor and deputy mayor, representatives from the armed services and charities, veterans, members of the public and cadets gathered on the site which was home to US troops in the weeks before the Normandy Landings. See this week’s Exmouth Journal for a Picture Special.

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