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<br /> spring 2014<br /> the ROYAL BRItISh<br /> LegIOn<br /> shoulder to shoulder with all who serve<br /> 70<br /> fRIdAY 6 june 2014<br /> YEARS ON<br /> we commemorate the biggest wartime<br /> operation ever, with veteran memoirs<br /> from sword Beach...<br /> “Wearing the Queen<br /> gives you your pride<br /> As fellow veterans, the Chelsea Pensioners understand what it means<br /> to be a soldier – and why life at the Royal Hospital might be for you<br /> “We are like a huge<br /> regimental family”<br /> Brian Cumming MBE, 81,<br /> ex-Royal Corps of Signals<br /> “I married in 1951 when I was 18. Four<br /> days later, I was shipped off to Egypt and<br /> didn’t come back until I was 21. I served<br /> for 33 years and was posted to Cyprus,<br /> Singapore, Holland and Germany. 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