Hearse carrying John Jenkins passes the D-Day Story in Southsea.

21 photos capture Portsmouth giving 'legend' John Jenkins a fitting send off

PEOPLE lined the streets to give Portsmouth ‘legend’ John Jenkins a fitting send off.

Wednesday, 8th January 2020, 3:49 pm
Updated Wednesday, 8th January 2020, 5:36 pm

The D-Day veteran died in December just a few weeks after his 100th birthday. His funeral was held today and followed a procession through the city including stops at the D-Day story and his beloved Fratton Park.

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