Reg Dean was born in 1902 in Tunstall, Staffordshire.
He saw 24 Prime Minister's, five Monarch's and two World War's.
He was shot at by the Japanese when in Burma.
He taught in Belper, Derby.
He founded the Dalesman Male Voice Choir.
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