Victoria Cross winner remembered

A Victoria Cross winner, Sergeant Ivor Rees, was honoured with a new memorial plaque last week.  More than 60 members of his family were expected to attend the unveiling in his home town of Llanelli.

Sgt Rees was awarded the VC for capturing a German machine gun at Passchendaele.  He survived the First World War and lived until 1967, serving in the Home Guard during the Second World War.

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