Dame Vera Lynn rehearsing at microphone cover image 300756 CREDIT PA
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Dame Vera Lynn: Forces' Sweetheart's Life In Pictures

Dame Vera Lynn died at the age of 103 last month.

Dame Vera Lynn rehearsing at microphone cover image 300756 CREDIT PA

Dame Vera Lynn's life has been honoured with a Battle of Britain Memorial Flight flypast, ahead of a private funeral service.

Two Spitfires will fly over the village of Ditchling, East Sussex, where the singer lived for many years.

The Forces' Sweetheart, Dame Vera Lynn, died last month aged 103.

She became known for keeping the nation's spirits high during World War Two, with songs such as 'We'll Meet Again' and 'The White Cliffs of Dover'.

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