Eddie Grenfell

A war veteran wears his Arctic Star (bottom left) at the funeral of former Royal Navy Commander Eddie Grenfell at the Anglican Cathedral in Old Portsmouth, Hampshire.  The 93 year old retired officer died on June 28 just over three months after he was presented with the medal for his service on the Arctic convoys in the Second World War. He had lobbied tirelessly for16 years for the medal to be created and was the first veteran to receive the star.

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