ITV: "Military Funeral For Britain's Oldest Royal Marine"

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    "A military funeral service for Britain's oldest-surviving Royal Marine will be held today in Riddlesden.

    Albert Joyner from Keighley had five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. He died earlier this month at the incredible age of 102.

    He was well-known in the area as a poppy-seller and raised more than £15,000 for the Royal British Legion."

    Military funeral for Britain's oldest Royal Marine | Calendar - ITV News
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  2. BZ Royal,stand easy

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  3. Well said Barney
  4. Seadog

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    Quite a feat, assuming he's been on pension for 56 years. Hope he gets a good turnout with some official input from the Corps.

    However the headline gives the wrong impression:


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