D-Day vet aims to trace boy who drew picture of thanks

A D-day veteran, awarded the Legion d’Honneur by France in honour of his role during the D-Day landings, wants to trace a French boy who gave him a drawing during June’s comme-morations to mark the 75th anniversary of the Normandy landings.
Vincent Horton, (93), of Harriseahead, crossed the Channel in June to be honoured by world leaders including the then Prime Minister Theresa May, French President Emmanuel Macron and the German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

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