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101-year-old honoured by Russian Government

101-year-old Joe Rawlings, from Carlisle, has been honoured by the Russian Government by being awarded the Ushakov Medal for courage and bravery.

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101-year-old honoured by Russian Government

Joe Rawlings, from Carlisle, is one of several men who have just been honoured by the Russian Government for the vital part he played serving in the infamous Arctic Convoys during World War Two.

Paul Crone went to meet the great man himself.

Click to visit a list of some of the remembrance services in Cumbria and in Scotland.

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