This 'Humans Of Dublin' Post Revealed That The Brown Thomas Doorman Is An Actual Hero

"And one day I was on patrol when I came across a British man seriously injured by a grenade. All his back and the side of his face were bleeding..."

Doorman Main

'Humans Of Dublin' is a remarkable photo blog, and every once in a while it gifts us with an absolute gem of a story. This is one such story.

If you live in Dublin you'll probably recognise the latest individual to be interviewed for the blog: he's the doorman for Brown Thomas on Grafton Street. 

The gent spoke to the photographer about his time as a soldier in Yemen, where he once abandoned his post in an attempt to save a British man's life.

Read his fascinating story below.

"I was sent out to Aden, which is now Yemen, with the British Army in 1967. They were getting independence, but the...

Posted by Humans of Dublin on Friday, 11 March 2016

READ NEXT: 13 Times 'Humans of Dublin' Has Perfectly Portrayed How Amazing This City Is

Written By

Seán Kenehan

Seán is known for eating, drinking and writing, making him uniquely qualified to work for Lovin Dublin. Seán enjoys skipping stones wistfully, puns that'd make a dad blush, and referring to himself in the third person.

Comments