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Funeral for Auschwitz prisoner


The funeral has been held in Presteigne, Powys, of Charlie Evans, one of the last remaining former prisoners of war in the Auschwitz concentration camp.

Mr Evans, aged 90, was a private in 1st Battalion, Royal Welsh Fusiliers when captured by the Germans at Dunkirk.


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