Unveiling of a Memorial to ‘The Pompey Pals’ – Monday 4th August

At noon on the 4th August, Dame Mary Fagan DCVO JP, unveiled a memorial to ‘The Pompey Pals’ outside the grounds of Portsmouth Football Club at Fratton Park. ‘The Pompey Pals’ was a nickname given to the lads of the Hampshire Regiment. At last all the people from Portsmouth who died as servicemen in the First and Second World War are now recorded.

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