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  1. jamied says

    "Annand" is Richard "Dickie" Annand.

    His was the first Victoria Cross won by the British Army during WWII.

    "Annand saved his batman" - his batman's name was Private Joseph Hunter.

    Details of Annand's heroics, including the saving of his batman, can be found here....

  2. British Pathé says

    Thanks. An interesting story.

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