Final reunion for WW2 veterans

The few remaining veterans of a wartime regiment have held a special service at Exeter Cathedral as part of their final reunion.

Veterans' service : full report

by Jonathan Gibson

The few remaining veterans of a wartime regiment involved in a series of raids to liberate Europe from the Nazis have held a service at Exeter Cathedral as part of their final reunion.

They all served with 12th Battalion the Devonshire Regiment, formed locally with the outbreak of WW2.