Famous Fusiliers

From a Pirate Radio 'Prince' to notorious East End Gangsters.



Many famous people have served their countries when the need arose. Here are just a handful of Fusilier soldiers who either left their fame behind to fight, or rose to fame, or infamy, after service. 

Billy Cotton

Billy Cotton

Alfred George

Alfred George "Baishe" Bower

Sir Michael Caine

Sir Michael Caine

Paddy Roy Bates

Paddy Roy Bates

The Kray Twins

The Kray Twins

David Ben-Gurion

David Ben-Gurion