The Tamworth lad who changed the world

On October 30, 1942, Tamworth-born sailor Colin Grazier gave his life in an act of bravery that shortened the Second World War but remained an official secret for decades after. Exactly 70 years after his death, as editor of his hometown newspaper, the Tamworth Herald, I retold the events of his final day, in real time' on twitter. Here is the full story.

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