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Interview with Lt Col (Retired) JP Cross

24th April 2018

jpcross2One of the most renowned British Officers in the history of the Brigade of Gurkhas has told how only luck has saved him from death over the years – including the night he escaped from an enemy base decked with human skulls.

Lieutenant Colonel John Cross OBE, otherwise known as JP Cross, spoke in a rare public interview at the age of 94, telling of his service with Gurkha units for almost 40 years, during which time he has stared down death many times.

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