Recap as John Jenkins' funeral procession moved through Portsmouth

THE funeral of Portsmouth 'legend’ John Jenkins took place today.

Wednesday, 8th January 2020, 4:39 pm

The D-Day veteran died last month shortly after celebrating his 100th birthday. His funeral procession passed the D-Day Story before he made one final trip to his beloved Fratton Park. Well-wishers lined the streets to pay their respects to John. The News will be bringing you all the coverage throughout the day, which you can follow in our recap here:

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John Jenkins' hearse at Fratton Park for one final visit. Picture: Chris Moorhouse
Portsmouth D-Day veteran John Jenkins will be laid to rest today. Picture: Habibur Rahman