Aitchisson, Bernard Connelly ESCONDIDO-- Bernard "Scot" Aitchison passed into God's care on July 3, 2013. He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Young Hi "Lee" and his children Doreen, Bernie, Caroline and Eileen, His grandchildren Valerie, Michael, Anna, Erin and Kevin And great- grandson Troy. He was born in Dundee, Scotland to James and Mary Aitchison on May 26, 1925. During WWII
, he joined the British First Airborne in 1943 and flew a glider into Arnhem. He also served in Malaysia and Korea and was a member of the Chosin Few Korean War
veteran's organization and the British Officers' Mess. After leaving the service in 1955 he moved to United States and owned several hotels and restaurants in Southern California. Services will be held at Eternal Hills Memorial Park in Oceanside on Thursday, July 11th, at 12:30 with reception to follow.