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Death of a True Legend
Provincia de Lugo, Spain / Espaņa
Joined: April 23, 2003
KitMaker: 12,927 posts
AeroScale: 291 posts
Posted: Wednesday, August 18, 2010 - 10:28 PM UTC
The death has been announced of Bill Millin, who piped troops ashore on the morning of the 6th of June.

His obituary can be seen:


England - South East, United Kingdom
Joined: June 27, 2006
KitMaker: 2,487 posts
AeroScale: 575 posts
Posted: Thursday, August 19, 2010 - 01:56 AM UTC
Thank you for bringing this to our attention Jim.

A very special man...

RIP Bill
Dalarnas, Sweden
Joined: March 24, 2006
KitMaker: 2,075 posts
AeroScale: 5 posts
Posted: Thursday, August 19, 2010 - 04:39 AM UTC
As soon as I get home I will finish the dio, this one , I started on him.
This will be my tribute to this legend!
Washington, United States
Joined: November 05, 2005
KitMaker: 4,833 posts
AeroScale: 3,125 posts
Posted: Thursday, August 19, 2010 - 05:35 AM UTC
WOW! He walked up and down the beach playing the pipes and no one shot him cause the thought he was crazy?

RIP, you've earned it.