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Express: Obituary: Alfie Fripp

January 6th, 2013

The Express have paid tribute to the remarkable Alfie Fripp, Uncle of Robert, who passed away this week.

Obituary: Alfie Fripp, Britain’s Oldest Surviving POW, June 13 1913 – January 3 2013

It was October 13, 1939, and nearly six weeks after Britain declared war on Nazi Germany Alfie Fripp and his fellow Blenheim crewmen found themselves at the mercy of the Luftwaffe who had shot down their aircraft.

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