Funeral of Jack Lyon, last survivor of the Great Escape. Photo by Stephen Benn (RN Ret'd) SUS-190504-110121001

Funeral of Bexhill war veteran, and last survivor of the Great Escape team

The funeral of a Bexhill war veteran, who was involved in the famous Great Escape, took place at Eastbourne Crematorium on Wednesday (April 3).

Jack Lyon, who was 101, received an RAF Association guard of honour before the service began. To read more about Jack click here.

Jack Lyon. SUS-160302-170000001
Jack Lyon. SUS-160302-170000001
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Funeral of Jack Lyon, last survivor of the Great Escape. Photo by Stephen Benn (RN Ret'd) SUS-190504-110252001
Funeral of Jack Lyon, last survivor of the Great Escape. Photo by Stephen Benn (RN Ret'd) SUS-190504-110252001
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Funeral of Jack Lyon, last survivor of the Great Escape. Photo by Stephen Benn (RN Ret'd) SUS-190504-110241001
Funeral of Jack Lyon, last survivor of the Great Escape. Photo by Stephen Benn (RN Ret'd) SUS-190504-110241001
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Funeral of Jack Lyon, last survivor of the Great Escape. Photo by Stephen Benn (RN Ret'd) SUS-190504-110230001
Funeral of Jack Lyon, last survivor of the Great Escape. Photo by Stephen Benn (RN Ret'd) SUS-190504-110230001
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