"Staff had in fact tried to get Mr Jordan on to an accredited tour with the Royal British Legion, he added, but it had not been possible because of the last-minute nature of the request.
Mr Curtis said: "Mr Jordan was reported missing to the police yesterday evening as a matter of caution because he did not return from his normal trip to town."
"He said: "Mr Jordan has full capacity, which means that he can come and go from the home as he pleases, which he does on most days.
"At no stage was he banned from going to the commemorations."
One of the WO's where I work found the address of his care home, he's 90 next week (I believe) so we've sent him a birthday card which everyone has signed with suitable comments!. We even pinned a pair of dolphins on to the card