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Brisbane behind WWII Veteran after heartbreaking loss

A Brisbane World War II veteran is recovering in hospital following a fire that destroyed his Salisbury home.

99-year-old and recipient of France’s highest military honour, Legion d’Honneur, Bob Jackson was rescued by neighbours after hearing his fire alarm.

Ben spoke with his nephew, Gary Jackson who says Bob has lost everything and is devastated to learn his two dogs have perished in the fire.

A gofundme page has been set up to help get Bob back on his feet:

www.gofundme.com/help-ww2-vet-recover-after-blaze

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