Final farewell to Second World War Veteran
5:47am 30th November 2009
The funeral of a Second-World-War veteran from Slingsby near Malton is getting underway.
George Chapman died aged 86 - more than 65 years after he landed on Normandy's Gold Beach on D-Day.
He was a avid member of the Normandy Veterans Association and revisited there on two occasions in his life.
George - who leaves a daughter, 3 grandchildren and his brother - died at home after suffering from cancer.
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