WWII veteran, Ron Johnson, was recently interviewed by two journalism students from the Netherlands. Lisa Manche (19) and Rachel Vieth (20) had planned to make a roadtrip to the UK, as part of their studies, to make a documentary about changes in England, the 75th Dutch Liberation commemorations and VE-Day. Unfortunately their trip was cancelled due to COVID-19, so instead they made four short films about four different subjects: remembrance, freedom, fear and sacrifice. Ron'
This month, a group of proud London licensed taxi drivers will volunteer their time to take a group of WWII veterans to Holland for the 75th anniversary of Arnhem. Travelling to Arnhem with the charity, for the services of commemoration, will be Ron Johnson (98), Frank Ashleigh (94) and Ray Whitwell (100), who all participated in the Battle of Arnhem in 1944. They will be joined by other WWII veterans and four Chelsea Pensioners. The Battle of Arnhem was a major battle of the