Sub Lieutenant Richard Pirrie
For some of the 22,442 who died on D-Day and during the Battle of Normandy, their deaths were all the more tragic for when they happened.
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To tell us more about Sub Lieutenant Pirrie, here is Captain Shane Craig. Captain Craig is the Royal Australian Naval attaché in London.
Like Richard Pirrie did more than 75 years ago, Shane works closely with the British military.