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Thursday, 26 October 2006

Fitting tribute to town's Crimea hero

Old soldier Thomas Warr was finally commemorated more than 150 years after he rode in the Charge Of The Light Brigade.

People lined the streets of his home town, Dorchester, when his coffin was laid to rest in a pauper's grave in Fordington early last century.

READ MORE - Source: Dorset Echo Thursday 26th Oct 2006

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