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<br /> T H E R O YA L B R I T I S H<br /> LEGION<br /> SEPTEMBER 2019<br /> HEROES<br /> RETURN<br /> OUR D-DAY 75<br /> COMMEMORATION<br /> ON THE 75TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE NORMANDY LANDINGS<br /> FCRLAIMEYOUER<br /> D-DAY<br /> FORCES MEDAL<br /> T<br /> his year we mark the 75th<br /> Anniversary of D-Day. Now to<br /> honour to all those who paved the<br /> way for ultimate Allied victory, you can<br /> secure the BRAND NEW D-Day Forces<br /> Commemorative Medal for FREE – you<br /> only pay for postage & packing.<br /> Normally £19.99 - yours for FREE<br /> The regular issue price for the D-Day Forces<br /> Commemorative Medal is normally £19.99. But<br /> you can claim yours for FREE by replying today<br /> to benefit from this special introductory offer.<br /> Painstakingly illustrated – 24 Carat Gold-plate<br /> The medal has been expertly plated in 24 Carat<br /><a title="Legion September page 1" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/b46d9e2f?page=1"> </a> <a title="Legion September page 2" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/b46d9e2f?page=2"> ON THE 75TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE NORMANDY LANDINGS </a> <a title="Legion September page 3" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/b46d9e2f?page=3"> WELCOME FOREVER GRATEFUL </a> <a title="Legion September page 4" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/b46d9e2f?page=4"> You're miles better off with our Buy breakdown </a> <a title="Legion September page 5" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/b46d9e2f?page=5"> SEPTEMBER 2019 CONTENTS 24 PHOTOGRAPHY: MATT ALE</a> <a title="Legion September page 6" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/b46d9e2f?page=6"> NEWS A R O U N D - U P O F T H E L AT E S T L E G</a> <a title="Legion September page 7" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/b46d9e2f?page=7"> Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, meeting athletes at</a> <a title="Legion September page 8" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/b46d9e2f?page=8"> ALL BREAKS ONLY £199* per person Fancy a great</a> <a title="Legion September page 9" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/b46d9e2f?page=9"> IMAGES PA IMAGES, D-DAY 75 SPECTACULAR GERONIMO!</a> <a title="Legion September page 10" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/b46d9e2f?page=10"> NO STRUGGLE TO GET IN & OUT WORRIE</a> <a title="Legion September page 11" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/b46d9e2f?page=11"> NEWS CONVOY OF HONOUR The Royal British Legion R</a> <a title="Legion September page 12" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/b46d9e2f?page=12"> NEWS Hose & Harby Branch commemorated every local</a> <a title="Legion September page 13" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/b46d9e2f?page=13"> FULLY FUNDED HEARING AIDS FOR VETERANS Rated ‘</a> <a title="Legion September page 14" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/b46d9e2f?page=14"> Want to change your life but not your home? 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