FILE PHOTO: Britain’s World War Two (WWII) singer Vera Lynn smiles during a book signing of her autobiography ‘Some Sunny Day’ at Hatchard’s book shop in London August 25, 2009. REUTERS/Luke MacGregor
LONDON (Reuters) – Vera Lynn, who entertained British troops during World War Two with songs that captured a longing for home and peace, has died at the age of 103, PA Media reported.
Lynn was known as the Forces’ Sweetheart.
Reporting by Kate Holton; editing by Guy Faulconbridge