Strangers rally to honour ex-Marine Jimmy

James 'Jimmy' McConnell, a former Royal Marine who died in a Southsea care home last week. Hundreds of people are expected to attend his funeral after it first appeared nobody would.

James 'Jimmy' McConnell, a former Royal Marine who died in a Southsea care home last week. Hundreds of people are expected to attend his funeral after it first appeared nobody would.

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HUNDREDS of people will attend the funeral of a man they never met to ensure the former Royal Marine is not buried without mourners.

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