His Case Officer assessed his eligibility, and approached the Royal Naval Benevolent Trust
and the Royal Marines Charitable Trust who both agreed to provide support in addition to the Legion.
Tony takes his torch along to the talks he now gives about his experience on the Britannia for the Royal Naval Benevolent Trust
The organisation has helped naval officers access financial help and support from the Royal Naval Benevolent Trust
Fund for more than 20 years.
The symbol of Wallsend Royal Navy Association was handed to elected mayor John Harrison after the organisation's 20 years of assistance to help former naval officers access financial help and support from the Royal Naval Benevolent Trust
Earlier this autumn she launched a calendar, with the proceeds divided equally between the National Gulf Veterans and Families Association,Hollybush House, the Army Benevolent Fund, the Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund and the Royal Naval Benevolent Trust