British Legion Official Jailed

Discussion in 'Current Affairs, News and Analysis' started by jack-daniels, May 15, 2007.

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  1. Good.
  2. Indeed.
    What a scumbag.
  3. Wonder if Mr. Portlock actually served himself? It doesn't say anywhere, just shows there's no age limit on being a scumbag.
  4. Probably not, obviously has no sense of decency toward the veterans.

    Couldnt have put it any better.
  5. Justice has been done!

    To young for WW2...... reckon he was a National Serviceman........
  6. Will be looking out for him on the streets of Gloucester and can't wait to tell him what I think! (Though he's obvioulsy not going to be around for the next few weeks)
  7. Oneshot,

    Don't bother looking for him down the Legion. I expect he'll be battered to death with zimmer frames and walking sticks if he dares to set foot inside!


  8. ViroBono

    ViroBono LE Moderator

    According to this earlier BBC report, he walted as a Welsh Guards Major, but was subsequently found to have lied about it.

    This chap clearly got his Legions mixed up - if he'd joined the Legion of Frontiersmen he could have had all the pretend ranks and medals he wanted.
  9. An utter disgrace.
  10. He was even given a life line and even then couldnt do the right thing :evil:

    Portlock had been told he would be spared jail if he paid back his former friends within six months, but he failed to return a penny.

    Words cant describe his actions :x