Thursday 17 September 2009

Pte Kevin Elliott

pic from Times Online

This is a picture of Barry Delaney who is keeping his promise to his friend Pte Kevin Elliott of the Black Watch regiment.

Pte Elliott was killed in Helmand province in Afghanistan on 31 August, he made a pack with his friend that if either were to die, the surviving one should wear a dress to the others funeral.

A truly hearfelt and wonderful gesture.

Nice one.

More here from the BBC and The Times