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War hero, Peter Gouldstone, 98, died after violent home robbery

Second World War veteran Peter Gouldstone, 98, who was injured during a violent robbery at London last month, has died.

An image of the unconscious widower hooked up to the dead on the walls of his house and the walls of his house. He was released by Mr Gouldstone 's after he was "left for dead" in his home in Enfield.

He suffered severe injuries, including two bleeds on the brain.

The Metropolitan Police Confirmed the Veteran died in hospital in the early hours of Friday morning.

Detective Inspector Paul Ridley said: "We are all shocked and saddened by Peter's death.

"Who does not have any information, no matter how small a detail, to search their conscience and contact police without delay."

Crimestoppers last month offered a £ 10,000 reward for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for the "horrific attack".

Peter Gouldstone died in the early hours of Friday morning

Horror after Enfield man, 98, left fighting for his life after 'brutal' attack at home

War hero, 98, fights for life

The victim's Simon Gouldstone told reporters his father had worked on the phone during the Second World War before going to the post office.

The former civil servant, 67, said he found his father in a "semi-conscious state" in his bedroom after the back door was broken in.

Simon, who was alerted by a neighbor, told reporters: "I do not know how they can live with themselves.

"As a member of the family I'm shocked, a member of the human race I'm lost for words at man's inhumanity to man I'm afraid."



The violent raid took place in a 20-hour window between 2pm on November 5 and when it was discovered, but officers believe it was most likely under cover of darkness.

A black Panasonic 26in TV was stolen from the house along with a number of other items, police said.

Mr Gouldstone has lived in the country for more than 60 years, and he has never seen it before.

The couple also had a daughter.

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