Posted on June 7, 2014
Bernard Jordan was reported missing on Thursday night by staff at The Pines care home in Hove, Sussex, after embarking on his cross-channel trip for the 70th anniversary of D-Day.
Arriving at Portsmouth he said he had a great time, and intended to do it again next year.
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The former Royal Navy officer said that he would have to face the music when he returned to the home. He said:
“Yeah, I’m going to have to face that but it’s just one of those things.”