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For Lodge L1146 - De Moulham.

10th

Dec. 2018

Bro Lee Wrake

Bro Lee Wrake was Initiated into DeMoulham Lodge in 1976 he did not progress but was a regular attender until he resigned for personal reasons in 2007.

Lee was one of the last D-Day Veterans, he joined the RAF aged 19 years. Sgt Lee Wrake landed on Omaha Beach, Normandy on the 6th June 1944. After saving a man who had been hit in the stomach, he himself was hit in the chest by shrapnel, but survived.

After leaving the RAF, he was a coach driver and later mechanic for a local coach firm. He was a regular in the RBL and Con Club in Swanage where always drank Guinness, but always in half pints. He was a lovely man and well respected by all.

Bro Lee passed to the GLA on Wednesday 5th December 2018 aged 97 years. His Funeral is on Wednesday 19th December 2018 at St Mary's Church, Swanage at 12 o'clock midday. Bro Lee is pictured below.

Bro John Pollard's wife Bunty passed away on 23rd November 2018 aged 80 years after fighting a long illness. Her Funeral is at Poole Crematorium on Friday 14th December 2018 at 12-00 noon

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