D-Day - 75 Stories: Patrick Thomas

D-Day Veteran Patrick Thomas was one of only a handful of survivors when his Landing Craft was sunk by a mine off the Normandy beaches.

The Royal Navy telegraphist’s quest to pay tribute to his friends who died has been turned into a film: ‘No Roses on a Sailor’s Grave’ which is coming out soon.

Here is Patrick’s D-Day story…


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