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Pembroke Dock D-Day hero Ted meets modern-day Marines in new documentary 'Royal'


A documentary featuring Pembroke Dock D-Day veteran Ted Owens will Premiere this Friday.

‘Royal’ follows Ted’s journey to Commando barracks across the country, where he discovers what life is like for the modern-day Royal Marine.

Ted, 92, was a member of 41 Commando which landed at Sword Beach in Normandy on D-Day morning. He was badly injured and sent home to hospital and just 10 weeks later returned to France and fought through Belgium and Holland.


The 20-minute documentary sees him travel to Royal Marines bases in Plymouth, Yeovilton and Taunton among others on a journey of discovery.

“This is the starting point in our mission to capture more stories by the older generation before it is too late and their stories are forgotten forever.”

Kristian Kane - Director - Fine Rolling Media

The film will soon be available to watch online after the premiere at

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Photo Credit – Fine Rolling Media / Western Telegraph