''The willingness with which our young people are likely to serve in any war,no matter how justified,shall be directly proportional as to how they perceive the veterans of earlier wars were treated and appreciated by their nation'' --George Washington--
Saturday, 24 October 2015
Conwy Falklands hero's name to be carved on war memorial
The family of David E Osborne have waited years to see his name on Old Colwyn's war monument
The name of a Royal Navy cook, who died in the Falklands war, will finally be placed on a war memorial 33 years after his death following a U-turn by officials.
David E Osborne had moved from Old Colwyn to Portsmouth at the age of ten.
The serviceman - nicknamed “Ozzie” - perished with 19 other sailors when an Argentinian Exocet missile hit HMS Sheffield on May 4, 1982.
It was thought David’s name was on his new hometown’s monument.Read more HERE R.I.P.