John was just a young man when he joined the Army and yet he has seen service on the frontline in Afghanistan and been under fire. Veterans Aid is helping him adjust to civilian life.
Stan Constable was one of the few who stayed behind to allow the many to escape at Dunkirk in 1940.
Captured by the Germans, Stan spent the rest of the war as a POW.
He is now a Chelsea Pensioner and is still helping his comrades by coming to Veterans Aid and chatting to staff and residents over a cuppa about his fascinating experiences.
Veterans Voices is a series of films made by TTV for the charity Veterans Aid. Some of the subjects are well known – others are anonymous. All have a story to tell. In this short film Kaedon White who helped train Prince Harry to drive a tank tells of his time in the Army.
Patrick Mercer MP
In this short film Patrick Mercer MP tells of his pride of being a British army officer. Veterans Aid is a working charity that helps ex servicemen and women in crisis. It provides immediate help to veterans in crisis.
Michael Aspel, Broadcaster
Television presenter Michael Aspel tells of his time in the Army.
Veterans Aid is a working charity that helps ex servicemen and women in crisis.
Their motto is ” A Hand Up not a Hand Out”