Hundreds attend funeral of black WWII veteran Flight Sergeant Peter Brown

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Hundreds of people have attended the funeral of black WWII veteran Flight Sergeant Peter Brown at an historic RAF church

Born in Jamaica, Mr Brown enlisted in the RAF Volunteer Reserve in 1943 and flew Lancaster bomber planes before training as a wireless operator.

He died alone aged 96 in Maida Vale, west London, in December last year.

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