James Jolly (1923 – 2009): A Final Salute
Laying up of the Branch Standard, 6 June 2008
(L-R) Keith Hitchen, Roy Rogers, Jim Jolly Freida Hitchen
Jim took part in the Normandy Landings and for several years until 6 June 2008, Jim also served as Branch Secretary of the West Cumbria Branch of the Normandy Veterans Association (Branch No 51). In the above photograph taken after the Branch Standard had been laid up for the last time Jim can be seen talking with Councillor Mr Keith Hitchen (Mayor of Copeland), Mrs Freida Hitchen (Mayoress) and Mr Roy Rogers, a former N.V.A. Branch Standard Bearer.
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