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Harry and Jock, in their 90s, parachute into Normandy

Two D-Day veterans parachuted into Normandy. Crowds cheered Harry Read, 95, from Dorset and Jock Hutton, 94, from Kent.

Parachuting into Normandy, 75 years after D-Day Credit: ITV
Harry and Jock were guided down by the Red Devils Credit: ITV

Watch video of the jump and interviews below...

D-Day veterans Harry Read and Jock Hutton completed a tandem jump with The Red Devils, the Army and Parachute Regiment freefall display team. They jumped into Sannerville, Normandy, to mark #DDAY75.

On D-Day, Harry, now 95 from Bournemouth, was a 20-year-old wireless operator. Jock, now 94, from Larkfield in Kent, was a 19-year-old in 13th (Lancashire) Parachute Battalion.