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Belfast Telegraph
Diary of teenage soldier killed at Somme displayed to mark centenarybut was one of the lucky ones who survived. On returning home to a lack of emp
Diary of teenage soldier killed at Somme displayed to mark centenary
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
but was one of the lucky ones who survived. On returning home to a lack of employment the soldier, who was awarded the Military Cross, became somewhat disillusioned and threw a number of his much-cherished war medals into a nearby lake, his... Read more
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U TV
Diary of teen soldier on show for Somme centenarybut was one of the lucky ones who survived. On returning home to a lack of emp
Diary of teen soldier on show for Somme centenary
U TV / Posted 5 days ago
but was one of the lucky ones who survived. On returning home to a lack of employment the soldier, who was awarded the Military Cross, became somewhat disillusioned and threw a number of his much-cherished war medals into a nearby lake, his... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Plaques preserve historyhis Distinguished Service Order medal from King George V during the First World
Plaques preserve history
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 9 days ago
his Distinguished Service Order medal from King George V during the First World War. Lt.-Col. Doug Graham earned the Military Cross during the same war. Flight Lt. Leroy “Roy” Woods won several medals for his Royal Canadian Air Force... Read more
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chad
Antiques experts brought in to investigate stolen medalsvalue than they do. "They could be valuable but it depends what regiment and w
Antiques experts brought in to investigate stolen medals
chad / Posted 15 days ago
value than they do. "They could be valuable but it depends what regiment and what year. Unless there's something like a military cross, if it's just service medals, they don't fetch a lot." The centre was also called over the weekend by a... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Anzacs activeDCM, Sapper Scrimshaw (Canterbury) DCM, Front: Sgt Major Boate (Otago) DCM & Cr
Anzacs active
Otago Daily Times / Posted 15 days ago
DCM, Sapper Scrimshaw (Canterbury) DCM, Front: Sgt Major Boate (Otago) DCM & Croix Militaire, Lieutenant Bishop (Otago) Military Cross, Sgt Bassett (Auckland) VC, Lieutenant O’Shea (Wellington) MC, Lieutenant Turnbull (Wellington) MC. — Otago... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
UPDATE: Thieves targeted a Gulf War veteran to steal service medalsin Mansfield told us: "They could be valuable but it depends what regiment and
UPDATE: Thieves targeted a Gulf War veteran to steal service medals
Derbyshire Times / Posted 15 days ago
in Mansfield told us: "They could be valuable but it depends what regiment and what year. Unless there's something like a military cross, if it's just service medals, they don't fetch a lot." The centre was also called over the weekend by a... Read more
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chad
UPDATE: Thieves targeted a Gulf War veteran to steal service medalsin Mansfield told us: "They could be valuable but it depends what regiment and
UPDATE: Thieves targeted a Gulf War veteran to steal service medals
chad / Posted 15 days ago
in Mansfield told us: "They could be valuable but it depends what regiment and what year. Unless there's something like a military cross, if it's just service medals, they don't fetch a lot." The centre was also called over the weekend by a... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
UUP's Doug Beattie in moving tribute to grandson Cameron who died aged 15 monthshas served in the Army for 34 years. He has been awarded the Queen's Commendat
UUP's Doug Beattie in moving tribute to grandson Cameron who died aged 15 months
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
has served in the Army for 34 years. He has been awarded the Queen's Commendation for Bravery for his actions in Iraq, the Military Cross for his bravery in Afghanistan, and the Nato Meritorious Service Medal for his peacekeeping contributions in... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Former Liberal MP Hugh Faulkner was a hero of Canadian cultureJapanese lines. Dr. Faulkner was always armed and ready to fight while working
Former Liberal MP Hugh Faulkner was a hero of Canadian culture
The Globe and Mail / Posted 22 days ago
Japanese lines. Dr. Faulkner was always armed and ready to fight while working as a doctor in the jungle. He was awarded a Military Cross. While his father was away at war, young Hugh was sent to boarding school at Lakefield, north of... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
UUP Assembly election candidate and war hero Doug Beattie inconsolable at his baby grandson's deathhas served in the Army for 34 years. He has been awarded the Queen's Commendat
UUP Assembly election candidate and war hero Doug Beattie inconsolable at his baby grandson's death
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 23 days ago
has served in the Army for 34 years. He has been awarded the Queen's Commendation for Bravery for his actions in Iraq, the Military Cross for his bravery in Afghanistan, and the Nato Meritorious Service Medal for his peacekeeping contributions in... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
UUP candidate and war veteran Doug Beattie's 15-month-old grandson passes awayhas served in the army for 34 years. He has been awarded the Queen’s Commendat
UUP candidate and war veteran Doug Beattie's 15-month-old grandson passes away
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 23 days ago
has served in the army for 34 years. He has been awarded the Queen’s Commendation for Bravery for his actions in Iraq, the Military Cross for his bravery in Afghanistan and the NATO Meritorious Service Medal for his peacekeeping contributions in... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
War hero Doug Beattie forced to resign military over Assembly election bidhas served in the army for 34 years. He has been awarded the Queen’s Commendat
War hero Doug Beattie forced to resign military over Assembly election bid
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 28 days ago
has served in the army for 34 years. He has been awarded the Queen’s Commendation for Bravery for his actions in Iraq, the Military Cross for his bravery in Afghanistan and the NATO Meritorious Service Medal for his peacekeeping contributions in... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Barry Petersen is a Vietnam War hero with a difference.survived, thrived even. The 13 medals include a Vietnam War hero with a differe
Barry Petersen is a Vietnam War hero with a difference.
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 28 days ago
survived, thrived even. The 13 medals include a Vietnam War hero with a difference prepares for his last act of gallantry Military Cross awarded for ‘‘exemplary gallantry during active operations’’. Yet Petersen - born in Mackay, Queensland - is... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Stolen World War One medals returned undamaged to north Belfast homeRoad area. The Military Medal was presented to engineer Mcintyre Pelan and was
Stolen World War One medals returned undamaged to north Belfast home
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 30 days ago
Road area. The Military Medal was presented to engineer Mcintyre Pelan and was the lower ranks' equivalent to the Military Cross. Other honours taken during the robbery from the north Belfast home included a 1914 Star and a 1915 Star, a... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Suffolk Military Cross winner’s anger at MoD over treatment of PTSD war veterans Decorated war hero and holder of the Military Cross Trevor Coult Today decor
Suffolk Military Cross winner’s anger at MoD over treatment of PTSD war veterans
Ipswich Star / Posted 30 days ago
Decorated war hero and holder of the Military Cross Trevor Coult Today decorated war hero Trevor Coult fights his battles with a different kind of courage. Anti tank... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Why is this UUP man taking down Union flags in Portadown?into his own hands. The UUP councillor returned yesterday with a step ladder an
Why is this UUP man taking down Union flags in Portadown?
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 1 months ago
into his own hands. The UUP councillor returned yesterday with a step ladder and removed the ripped flags. Last night, the Military Cross winner posted photographs of his latest mission on Facebook, alongside the hashtag #‎FlagsNotRags "Canvassing... Read more
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Perth Now
MP slammed for ‘tacky’ Anzac tweetservice history. “Lucy’s grandfather, Jeffrey Hughes was a fighter ace in the
MP slammed for ‘tacky’ Anzac tweet
Perth Now / Posted 1 months ago
service history. “Lucy’s grandfather, Jeffrey Hughes was a fighter ace in the Royal flying Corps with 11 victories and a Military Cross,” he said. “In December 1916, he learned that his brother Roger, a doctor, recently arrived on the front, had... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Gallery: Your Anzac Day legendsPlatoon visited Hobart from NSW. They had many stories to tell and reminisce.
Gallery: Your Anzac Day legends
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 1 months ago
Platoon visited Hobart from NSW. They had many stories to tell and reminisce. Lieutenant H H MacFie MC was awarded the Military Cross for bravery in the face of the Japanese in New Guinea; a grenade had accidentally fallen in long grass among... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Exhibition reveals herosoon on a ship to Europe. He was injured in Crete before heading to North Afri
Exhibition reveals hero
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 1 months ago
soon on a ship to Europe. He was injured in Crete before heading to North Africa where in 1942 he was twice awarded the Military Cross - for fending off a German counter-attack at the Battle of Gazala in Libya, and for inspired leadership at El... Read more
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NZCity
Troops mark Anzac Day at Camp Tajiand the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-g
Troops mark Anzac Day at Camp Taji
NZCity / Posted 1 months ago
and the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-grandfather Harold Trevan was awarded the Military Cross and Frances Croix de Guerre for his actions in 1917. A machine gunner, Second Lieutenant Trevan displayed... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Anzac Day 2016: Australian and New Zealand troops mark Anzac Day in Iraqand the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-g
Anzac Day 2016: Australian and New Zealand troops mark Anzac Day in Iraq
Brisbane Times / Posted 1 months ago
and the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-grandfather Harold Trevan was awarded the Military Cross and France's Croix de Guerre for his actions in 1917. A machine gunner, Second Lieutenant Trevan displayed... Read more
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News.com.au
History repeats for generations of soldiersLeigh Trevan has found herself following in the footsteps of her great-grandfat
History repeats for generations of soldiers
News.com.au / Posted 1 months ago
Leigh Trevan has found herself following in the footsteps of her great-grandfather Harold Trevan who was awarded the Military Cross in France in 1917 during WW1. Picture: Gary Ramage/News Corp Australia THEY fly up the Persian Gulf, past... Read more
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WA Today
Anzac Day 2016: Australian and New Zealand troops mark Anzac Day in Iraqand the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-g
Anzac Day 2016: Australian and New Zealand troops mark Anzac Day in Iraq
WA Today / Posted 1 months ago
and the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-grandfather Harold Trevan was awarded the Military Cross and France's Croix de Guerre for his actions in 1917. A machine gunner, Second Lieutenant Trevan displayed... Read more
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Canberra Times
Anzac Day 2016: Australian and New Zealand troops mark Anzac Day in Iraqand the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-g
Anzac Day 2016: Australian and New Zealand troops mark Anzac Day in Iraq
Canberra Times / Posted 1 months ago
and the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-grandfather Harold Trevan was awarded the Military Cross and France's Croix de Guerre for his actions in 1917. A machine gunner, Second Lieutenant Trevan displayed... Read more
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Daily Mail
How the royal family hid the crown jewels from Hitlersaid: 'Morshead could be counted on to be the soul of discretion. He was a dist
How the royal family hid the crown jewels from Hitler
Daily Mail / Posted 1 months ago
said: 'Morshead could be counted on to be the soul of discretion. He was a distinguished solider and had been awarded the Military Cross in the First World War. 'It is said he was trusted with recovering secret letters written by Edward VIII to... Read more
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The Age
Anzac Day 2016: Australian and New Zealand troops mark Anzac Day in Iraqand the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-g
Anzac Day 2016: Australian and New Zealand troops mark Anzac Day in Iraq
The Age / Posted 1 months ago
and the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-grandfather Harold Trevan was awarded the Military Cross and France's Croix de Guerre for his actions in 1917. Colonel Gavin Keating is the senior Australian military... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Anzac Day 2016: Australian and New Zealand troops mark Anzac Day in Iraqand the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-g
Anzac Day 2016: Australian and New Zealand troops mark Anzac Day in Iraq
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 1 months ago
and the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-grandfather Harold Trevan was awarded the Military Cross and France's Croix de Guerre for his actions in 1917. Colonel Gavin Keating is the senior Australian military... Read more
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Perth Now
Troops mark Anzac Day at Camp Tajiand the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-g
Troops mark Anzac Day at Camp Taji
Perth Now / Posted 1 months ago
and the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-grandfather Harold Trevan was awarded the Military Cross and Frances Croix de Guerre for his actions in 1917. A machine gunner, Second Lieutenant Trevan displayed... Read more
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Weekly Times
Troops mark Anzac Day at Camp Tajiand the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-g
Troops mark Anzac Day at Camp Taji
Weekly Times / Posted 1 months ago
and the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-grandfather Harold Trevan was awarded the Military Cross and Frances Croix de Guerre for his actions in 1917. A machine gunner, Second Lieutenant Trevan displayed... Read more
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Herald Sun
Troops mark Anzac Day at Camp Tajiand the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-g
Troops mark Anzac Day at Camp Taji
Herald Sun / Posted 1 months ago
and the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-grandfather Harold Trevan was awarded the Military Cross and Frances Croix de Guerre for his actions in 1917. A machine gunner, Second Lieutenant Trevan displayed... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Troops mark Anzac Day at Camp Tajiand the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-g
Troops mark Anzac Day at Camp Taji
The Courier Mail / Posted 1 months ago
and the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-grandfather Harold Trevan was awarded the Military Cross and Frances Croix de Guerre for his actions in 1917. A machine gunner, Second Lieutenant Trevan displayed... Read more
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News.com.au
Troops mark Anzac Day at Camp Tajiand the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-g
Troops mark Anzac Day at Camp Taji
News.com.au / Posted 1 months ago
and the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-grandfather Harold Trevan was awarded the Military Cross and Frances Croix de Guerre for his actions in 1917. A machine gunner, Second Lieutenant Trevan displayed... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Anzac Day: We will never be bowedtheir fallen comrades today. Among them is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, wh
Anzac Day: We will never be bowed
Daily Telegraph / Posted 1 months ago
their fallen comrades today. Among them is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-grandfather Harold was awarded the Military Cross and France’s Croix de Guerre for his actions in World War I.Cartoonist Warren Brown’s view. “He wasn’t the... Read more
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express
How the Royal Family hid the Crown Jewels from Hitlersaid: “Morshead could be counted on to be the soul of discretion. He was a dist
How the Royal Family hid the Crown Jewels from Hitler
express / Posted 1 months ago
said: “Morshead could be counted on to be the soul of discretion. He was a distinguished soldier and had been awarded the Military Cross in the First World War. It is said he was trusted with recovering secret letters written by Edward VIII to... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The 21yo who took on the Red Baronbravely flew in to fight when the average life expectancy of an Allied pilot wa
The 21yo who took on the Red Baron
Daily Telegraph / Posted 1 months ago
bravely flew in to fight when the average life expectancy of an Allied pilot was just 18 hours Richardson was awarded the Military Cross for his conspicuous gallantry, which included attacking a formation of five German planes. A young Lancelot,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Meet the femme fatale who foiled the Nazisthey were in London. (Sadly, they never took him back and Tony died in the Kore
Meet the femme fatale who foiled the Nazis
Daily Mail / Posted 1 months ago
they were in London. (Sadly, they never took him back and Tony died in the Korean War, leading a charge that won him the Military Cross). She became a British citizen and, as a diplomat’s wife, suddenly found new avenues to satisfy her yearning... Read more

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