Memorial to War Survivor

A memorial celebrating the life of Harry Patch - the last British survivor of the World War One trenches - has been unveiled in Wells. Hundreds paraded through the streets in his honour after a remembrance service in the city's Cathedral.

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Harry Patch memorial

The monument to Harry Patch due to be officially unveiled later Credit: ITV West

This is the memorial to Harry Patch, remembered as the last surviving veteran of the First World War. It's due to be officially unveiled later this afternoon in his home city of Wells in Somerset. Mr Patch died aged 111 in 2009.

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