Harry Brown lives!

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Indeed. 88 would make him born in '30. Commando Training at Achnacarry would have had to have been before it closed in '46. Wasn't aware there was such a thing as Boy Commandos. That an the intelligence missions in 'Egypt, the Middle East and Germany' make me think the old boy may be over egging the pudding a wee bit.

And do you know what? It it gets him his wrinkly leg over then all power to him.
Right enough, now I've read the article, either he is a young looking 90 something who fibbed about his age or it's a case for mythbusters. Pity.

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