WW2 D- Day 50th anni 50p coin FDC signed Richard Todd & Piper Bill Millin. WW2 D- Day 50th anniversary ##xA0;- 50p coin FDC in person signed Richard Todd & Piper Bill Millin. All items will be sent securely, in the case of FDCs or photographs they will be sent in hard backed envelopes, the item in a plastic sleeve. Piper Bill Millin (died 17th August 2010) , personal bagpiper to Lord Lovat and part of the relief force which arrived at Pegasus Bridge to the sound of Millins pipes. RICHARD TODD OBE (died 3rd December 2009) -##xA0; During the Second World War, Todd joined the British Army, receiving a commission in 1941.
Initially, he served in the King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry before joining the Parachute Regiment and being assigned to the 7th (Light Infantry) Parachute Battalion as part of the British 6th Airborne Division. On 6 June 1944, as a captain, he participated in the British Airborne Operation Tonga during the D-Day landings. Todd was among the first British officers to land in Normandy as part of Operation Overlord. His battalion were reinforcements that parachuted in after glider forces had landed and completed the main assault against Pegasus Bridge near Caen. He later met up with Major John Howard on Pegasus Bridge and helped repel several German counter attacks. As an actor, Todd would later play Howard in the 1962 film The Longest Day, while Todd himself was played by another actor. (11 June 1919##xA0;##xE2;##x20AC;##x201C; 3 December 2009) was an Irish. Stage and film actor and soldier.
OBTAINED IN PERSON June/July 2003. A real gem for any collector. I DO NOT SELL COPIES or##xA0;PREPRINTS #xA0.
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The seller is "mustave" and is located in BARNSLEY, South Yorkshire. This item can be shipped worldwide.