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Medal News: Australia's First VC

Latest Medal News Issue:
Australia's First VC
Issue #467 / June, 2017

In this issue:

  • At lunch with Spink
    Catching up with Marcus Budgen and David Erskine-Hill of the Medal Department
  • Mexican adventure
    Middle-Eastern army lands in America!
  • Australia’s first Victoria Cross winner
    Sir Neville Howse, rural and military doctor 1863–1930
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Medal News Headlines

Australia's First VCMon, 5 June 2017
Decisions, decisions

THERE are, I suspect, two types of medal collector: those who like owning the physical pieces of metal and silk and those for whom the medals are secondary and it’s the research, the story, which is the main thrust of their hobby. That isn’t to say the two don’t...
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Battle of PlevnaTues, 2 May 2017
Service recognised

FOLLOWING last month’s Editorial “Comment” on the petition being launched to back-date the Officers’ Long Service and Good Conduct Medal to allow those who retired before July 2014 to receive one, a rather upset reader got in touch to point out that we had made...
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The great Apia HurricaneTues, 4 April 2017
Got to stop somewhere

FOLLOWING last month’s new item on George “Johnny” Johnson, DFM, and the on-line petition started by Carol Vorderman and the Sun newspaper to award the Dambuster a knighthood (“News and Views”, March 2017, page 6) our attention was drawn to another medal-related...
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Stop ThiefWed, 22 March 2017
Stolen in a burglary in Willand, Devon on Wednesday March15, a group comprising the UN Kosovo medal, Iraq Medal 2003 (with clasp), Afghanistan Service Medal, Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal and the army Long Service and Good Conduct medal. Named to 25063097 Tpr/LCPL Collingwood RAC 2RTR/SCOTS DG....
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Railways VC HeroesMon, 27 February 2017
It’s an honour, or should be

FOR most of us the antics of a tattooed soccer player with an odd sartorial style and a penchant for strange haircuts would be of little interest, but the recently-leaked emails from David Beckham to his publicist that appeared plastered across various...
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