Jock Dempster Artic Star campaigner dead

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  1. Cold_Collation

    Cold_Collation LE Book Reviewer

    Can't let that pass. RIP.
  2. RIP my grandad wont apply for his artic star as he doesnt think he did anything worthwile

    sent from my padded room in kents finest secure unit
  3. He died just days before he had been due wear his medal at a public ceremony for the first time. unquote

    Life sure likes to take the piss.
  4. R.I.P. Mr Dempster
  5. Cold_Collation

    Cold_Collation LE Book Reviewer

    Aye but at least he passed knowing he'd got it after all those years.
  6. Yes, likewise my father is waiting for his bomber command clasp, I know it will mean a lot to him. He has been upset for years how they were disrespected at wars end.
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  7. Cold_Collation

    Cold_Collation LE Book Reviewer

    ...watched my father get his PJM for his Borneo service a couple of years back. Then had a few beers and a curry. A memorable day.
  8. He did. Tell him so.
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