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PostPosted: Wed Feb 14, 2018 1:32 pm 
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Tough old bird.

https://select.timeslive.co.za/news/201 ... nch-award/

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two days ago South Africa’s last surviving D-Day fighter pilot fell down a flight of stairs and nearly missed out on a Cape Town award ceremony in his honour on Tuesday.

But General Albert Richard Götze, born in Prieska in the Northern Cape, is not easily defeated: sporting a bandaged arm and forehead, and eyes overflowing with 95 years, he received the Chevalier de l’Ordre de la Légion d’Honneur (Knight in the Legion of Honour) with a firm handshake on Tuesday from the French ambassador to South Africa, Christophe Farnaud.


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Asked about his bruised appearance after falling down 13 steps earlier this week, Götze just smiled: “You should see the other guy,” he said.


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Sounds interesting but I'm not registering there just to read that article.

Good on him.


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What a tough old bloke....fair play to him. :thumbup:


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Good man.


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