JAMES PITTS (1924 – 2017)

JAMES (Jim) PITTS offered his personal Arctic Star Medal to be taken to Russia on behalf of all British veterans of the Arctic Convoys as a token of appreciation for the joint efforts of Soviet and British sailors during the Arctic Convoys’ campaigns of the Second World War.

Jim passed away peacefully on the eve of Sunday 26 March 2017 at the age of 93.

Rest in peace Jim! You will always stay in our memories as a Gentleman and a true Friend.

THE ARCTIC STAR TO RUSSIA 2013

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