Mrs Tonnie Thijssen
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Dutch lady tends WWII Scots soldier's grave for 65 years

Scottish soldier L/Cpl Harold Ewen fought during WWII and is buried in the Netherlands.

Mrs Tonnie Thijssen has been tending his grave for the past 65 years.

The 92-year-old Dutch woman tells BBC Scotland's Willie Johnston about a lifetime's devotion in the Netherlands.

The second of two reports ahead of Armistice Day traces the story of one soldier who died in the operation to liberate Holland.

  • 09 Nov 2012