D-Day - 75 Stories: Sub Lieutenant Richard Pirrie
For some of the 22,442 who died on D-Day and during the Battle of Normandy, their deaths were all the more tragic for when they happened.
Today’s story is about Sub Lieutenant
To tell us more about Sub Lieutenant Pirrie, here is Captain Shane Craig. Captain Craig is the Royal Australian Naval attaché in London.
Like Richard Pirrie did 75 years ago, Shane works closely with the British military.
The Normandy Memorial Trust is building the British Normandy Memorial.
The ‘22,442 Sacrifice for Freedom Campaign’ is raising funds to complete the British Normandy Memorial. You can donate to the campaign by visiting this link.
Your support and generosity is very much appreciated.