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Honour to war veteran and bushfire victim

By Claire Ottaviano WHEN the Wooroloo bushfire ripped through the eastern hills region in February it took homes, livelihoods and priceless personal possessions with it. But invaluable, and almost irreplaceable, service medals have been reissued in significant recognition of the ...

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Unbreakable bond

By Claire Ottaviano MORE than 50 years of separation and a war cannot break the unshakable bond of former La Salle College students on a quest to reunite other classmates and Vietnam War veterans. Class of 63’ La Salle College, ...

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Vietnam friendship continues

By Sally McGlew ONE of the most beautiful war memorials in Australia will be made  open to the public for one day a month despite it still being an active training base from July. The Australian Army Training Team Vietnam ...

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Selfless service

By Melissa Sheil KALAMUNDA RSL president and Vietnam War veteran Geof Irvin has no shortage of medals, and on Australia Day he received one more. The Australia Day Medallion was presented to Mr Irvin by RSLWA for his extensive voluntary ...

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