"Lofty Large" ...

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  1. Just found out he sadly passed away, apologies if this has been mentioned prior to this but couldn't find it!

    R.I.P. Fella...

    Lofty Large


  2. RIP big man

    read his book a couple of years ago, what a fella!!
  3. Rest in peace Lofty
  4. spike7451

    spike7451 RIP

    RIP Lofty.
    I remember seeing him show Gary Rhodes how to cook in the field.From what I gather he was a true gent.
  5. A true hero and should be an inspiration to us all on what you can achieve when determined.

  6. RIP Lofty, His book was one of the best to come out of Hereford, well worth having a copy in your Military books library.

  7. RIP.
    His book was truly inspirational. What a fella.
  8. Knew some folks who served with Lofty, no one had a bad word for the guy.
    He was the stuff of legend
    Gone , but never forgotten
  9. Spanish_Dave

    Spanish_Dave LE Good Egg (charities)

    RIP lofty a legend during and after life
  10. Took me on my survival course in Belize - what a geezer. Nothing to much trouble to explain and some of the trick he showed me kept me from going hungry. RIP Lofty
  11. Are some of you confusing Don Large with John "Lofty" Wiseman?
  12. Read his book "soldier against the odds" .

    Top bloke and a true Brit, Passed selection with a badly injured arm from the Korean war.

    RIP fella
  13. RIP old soldier.