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2015/03/31 14:45
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A WAR hero’s family have made a poignant gift to a town in a ceremony at Nantclwyd y Dre. Philip Hebdon Lecomber was recommended for the Victoria Cross having served with the 2/7th Manchester...
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2015/03/31 08:54
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NINE MEN WHO HELPED FORGE NEW ZEALAND'S ANZAC LEGEND AT GALLIPOLI: LIEUTENANT COLONEL WILLIAM MALONE Commander of the Wellington Battalion, he fought his superiors on behalf of his men as fiercely...
2015/03/31 08:26
2015/03/31 08:26
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Corporal Cameron Baird memorial unveiled in Burnie, birthplace of Victoria Cross recipient A memorial has been unveiled in the Tasmanian birthplace of Victoria Cross recipient Corporal Cameron...
2015/03/31 00:34
2015/03/31 00:34
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AUSTRALIA'S bravest military dog has been farewelled after battling brain cancer. The former explosive detection dog went missing for almost 14 months in Afghanistan, helping to cement its reputation...
2015/03/30 20:17
2015/03/30 20:17
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Abigail May, 16, will travel to Turkey for the 100th annual Anzac commemorations in Gallipoli. Photo / Supplied At 16 her grandfather went to war, at the same age Abigail May looks back through the...
2015/03/30 12:43
2015/03/30 12:43
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A lucky resident could be the toast of a town and play a part in history by coming up with a name for a new pub. Stapleford Community Group is asking for people to think up a new title for the...
2015/03/30 05:20
2015/03/30 05:20
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Since the Welsh Guards were established in 1915, the regiment has played its part in every significant war and conflict of importance including Northern Ireland, Bosnia, Afghanistan and Iraq. In...
2015/03/28 03:05
2015/03/28 03:05
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Sarbi, Australia's most decorated military dog, has died. Photo: Jeffrey Chan Australia's most decorated canine war hero, who went missing in Afghanistan for over a year, has died after a short...
2015/03/28 01:18
2015/03/28 01:18
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Corporal Mark Donaldson VC How did a larrikin from the sticks become the first Australian in 40 years to be awarded the revered Victoria Cross medal? Chris Masters profiles corporal Mark...
2015/03/27 14:20
2015/03/27 14:20
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With maps of Australia on his buttons and an unused grenade in one pocket, Alby Lowerson will bravely beckon comrades for generations to come. The daughter of a World War I Victoria Cross recipient...
2015/03/26 23:59
2015/03/26 23:59
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NOWRA: Scott Parker, the man behind the colourful cows of Turfco on the Princes Highway at Jaspers Brush, is calling for community ideas about upcoming colour schemes and causes. KIAMA: Col Rathbone...
2015/03/26 11:12
2015/03/26 11:12
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THE spirit of Anzac is alive and well, according to Corporal Mark Donaldson. THE spirit of Anzac is alive and well, according to Corporal Mark Donaldson. Corporal Mark Donaldson VC was the guest...
2015/03/24 16:17
2015/03/24 16:17
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Les Munro, the last surviving Dambusters pilot, has spoken of his delight at raising more than $160,000 for a memorial dedicated to his fallen World War II mates, while also being able to keep his...
2015/03/24 09:47
2015/03/24 09:47
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The last surviving pilot from the Second World War's Dambusters mission will no longer sell his medals thanks to a zero-hour donation by a UK billionaire. Squadron Leader Les Munro hoped to raise...
2015/03/24 07:47
2015/03/24 07:47
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A town is set to get a blue plaque memorial on the birth place of a Second World War hero - a messenger PIGEON. The bird, named Commando, is being honoured in his home town by having a blue plaque...
2015/03/24 01:16
2015/03/24 01:16
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NORTHERN TASMANIA: Latrobe war hero Edward "Teddy" Sheean "absolutely" deserves a posthumous Victoria Cross for his selflessness and act of valour, according to Australian country music star Lee...
2015/03/22 19:41
2015/03/22 19:41
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Hundreds of paratroopers are planning a second march on Downing Street in support of an ongoing campaign for a Wirral Falklands hero to be formally recognised for gallantry. More than 1,000...
2015/03/22 14:17
2015/03/22 14:17
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CORPORAL Mark Donaldson was awarded the Victoria Cross for carrying a wounded interpreter to safety under intense machinegun fire in Afghanistan — but it is not the hardest thing he has ever done. “I...
2015/03/22 08:38
2015/03/22 08:38
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World War I comes alive in Delhi World War I era weapons, uniforms, communication equipment and scenes came to life here as the Indian Army marked the centenary of gallantry by Indian soldiers. The...
2015/03/22 00:59
2015/03/22 00:59
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Updated: March 22, 2015 05:43 IST Memorial service for WW-I martyrs A memorial service was conducted by the Indian Army as part of the centenary commemoration of the World War-1 at the Madras War...
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