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<br /> JUNE 2015<br /> GETTING YOUNG PEOPLE INTO THE LEGION<br /> “I got involved<br /> with The Royal<br /> British Legion<br /> when I was 16”<br /> How local Branches<br /> and affiliate Cadet<br /> Forces can work<br /> together for the future<br /> Offer code: MENT83<br /> www.mercuryholidays.co.uk<br /> RA<br /> 5H MADEI<br /> Escape for A Week 5H All-Inclusive<br /> £459*<br /> from<br /> Enotel Lido Resort & Spa<br /> HHHHH<br /> <br /> This luxurious hotel overlooks the ocean, provides<br /> easy access to the seafront promenade and is just<br /> <br /> a short walk from the centre of Funchal.<br /> <br /> <br /> Plus:<br />  Upgrade to a superior side sea view room<br /> from £7pp daily<br />  Stopover for 2 nights B&B in Lisbon from<br /> just £99pp+<br /> <br /> Included in the price:<br /> Breakfast, l<a title="Legion June 2015 page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0b7dd92d?page=1"> JUNE 2015 GETTING YOUNG PEOPLE INTO THE LEGIO</a> <a title="Legion June 2015 page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0b7dd92d?page=2"> Offer code: MENT83 www.mercuryholidays.co.uk RA</a> <a title="Legion June 2015 page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0b7dd92d?page=3"> Contents June 2015 39 MOSTYN BEN HARRISON, DAVID</a> <a title="Legion June 2015 page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0b7dd92d?page=4"> Legion members save an extra £10* pe</a> <a title="Legion June 2015 page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0b7dd92d?page=5"> WELCOME “Thank you for making Conference so sp</a> <a title="Legion June 2015 page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0b7dd92d?page=6"> Issued to mark seventy yea</a> <a title="Legion June 2015 page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0b7dd92d?page=7"> Letters An emotional reunion, lives dedicated to </a> <a title="Legion June 2015 page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0b7dd92d?page=8"> LETTERS Service number is 14803083. At the tim</a> <a title="Legion June 2015 page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0b7dd92d?page=9"> To mark the 75th Anniversary we present BATTLE O</a> <a title="Legion June 2015 page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0b7dd92d?page=10"> 10</a> <a title="Legion June 2015 page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0b7dd92d?page=11"> VE DAY 70: A ROYAL APPRECIATION </a> <a title="Legion June 2015 page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0b7dd92d?page=12"> SOLID 22 CARAT GOLD Actual</a> <a title="Legion June 2015 page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0b7dd92d?page=13"> News A round-up of the latest Legion stories maki</a> <a title="Legion June 2015 page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0b7dd92d?page=14"> £1,000,000 must be spent before 15th August BUY</a> <a title="Legion June 2015 page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0b7dd92d?page=15"> Supporters You’re brilliant! A round-up of some </a> <a title="Legion June 2015 page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0b7dd92d?page=16"> 9FT 2½" TELESCOPIC </a> <a title="Legion June 2015 page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0b7dd92d?page=17"> NEWS BRAND NEW In the six months or so sinceThe R</a> <a title="Legion June 2015 page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0b7dd92d?page=18"> Legion financial t ools – but mu</a> <a title="Legion June 2015 page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0b7dd92d?page=19"> Service children AWARD FOR YOUTH SUPPORT GROUP AD</a> <a title="Legion June 2015 page 20" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0b7dd92d?page=20"> The portable you don't lift SUMMER IS HERE! For</a> <a title="Legion June 2015 page 21" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0b7dd92d?page=21"> General Election report THE LEGION SPEAKS, GOVE</a> <a title="Legion June 2015 page 22" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0b7dd92d?page=22"> BritishLegion_129x210_20150624_9 20/05/2015 17:25</a> <a title="Legion June 2015 page 23" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0b7dd92d?page=23"> Remembrance FUNDRAISING EYEVINE STARTS FOR IRAQ</a> <a title="Legion June 2015 page 24" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0b7dd92d?page=24"> Summer - A brilliant time to deal with heating pr</a> <a title="Legion June 2015 page 25" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0b7dd92d?page=25"> VJ DAY 70: THE NMA MEMORIAL The National M</a> <a title="Legion June 2015 page 26" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0b7dd92d?page=26"> VJ DAY 70: THE NMA MEMORIAL O n the west side of </a> <a title="Legion June 2015 page 27" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0b7dd92d?page=27"> VJ DAY 70: THE NMA MEMORIAL </a> <a title="Legion June 2015 page 28" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0b7dd92d?page=28"> VJ DAY 70: THE NMA MEMORIAL HOW THE LEGION HELP</a> <a title="Legion June 2015 page 29" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0b7dd92d?page=29"> VJ DAY 70: THE NMA MEMORIAL </a> <a title="Legion June 2015 page 30" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0b7dd92d?page=30"> VJ DAY 70: THE NMA MEMORIAL </a> <a title="Legion June 2015 page 31" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0b7dd92d?page=31"> VJ DAY 70: THE NMA MEMORIAL Keith and Brian exa</a> <a title="Legion June 2015 page 32" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0b7dd92d?page=32"> NO STRUGGLE TO GET IN & OUT </a> <a title="Legion June 2015 page 33" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0b7dd92d?page=33"> Lost trails Searching for old pals or ha</a> <a title="Legion June 2015 page 34" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0b7dd92d?page=34"> “We own a timeshare with lower trading power” </a> <a title="Legion June 2015 page 35" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0b7dd92d?page=35"> LOST TRAILS Arthur James ‘Jim’ Slater WW2</a> <a title="Legion June 2015 page 36" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0b7dd92d?page=36"> Mick Matthews HMS Ganges, 1963 Mick would like to</a> <a title="Legion June 2015 page 37" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0b7dd92d?page=37"> ADVERTORIAL A Will Is Not Enough Preparing for</a> <a title="Legion June 2015 page 38" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0b7dd92d?page=38"> Legion_SUMMER.qxp 01/06/2015 10:01 Page 1 I </a> <a title="Legion June 2015 page 39" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0b7dd92d?page=39"> HIGH STANDARD BEARER Our Legion Ben Stephens, 24</a> <a title="Legion June 2015 page 40" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/0b7dd92d?page=40"> Need travel insurance? 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