Category : Anzac Day 2020

Christopher Mirow | 73 | Royal Australian Air Force

Wearing the medals from his Great Uncle Carey who served with the 35th Battalion, 3rd Division New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF). Carey enrolled late 1940, was shipped out mid ’41 and did three years active service in the Pacific including the Solomans, Guadalcanal and Vella Lavella. He had a stump for an ear; when asked about led to a good story about being shot by a Japanese sniper. For the three years Carey was enlisted he was paid the grand […]

Adrian John Harding | 52 | Australian Army

Wearing the medals from his Great Uncle Carey who served with the 35th Battalion, 3rd Division New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF). Carey enrolled late 1940, was shipped out mid ’41 and did three years active service in the Pacific including the Solomans, Guadalcanal and Vella Lavella. He had a stump for an ear; when asked about led to a good story about being shot by a Japanese sniper. For the three years Carey was enlisted he was paid the grand […]

Tamara Sloper-Harding OAM | 51 | Royal Australian Navy

Wearing the medals from his Great Uncle Carey who served with the 35th Battalion, 3rd Division New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF). Carey enrolled late 1940, was shipped out mid ’41 and did three years active service in the Pacific including the Solomans, Guadalcanal and Vella Lavella. He had a stump for an ear; when asked about led to a good story about being shot by a Japanese sniper. For the three years Carey was enlisted he was paid the grand […]

Garry Warren Luscombe | 78 | Australian Army

Wearing the medals from his Great Uncle Carey who served with the 35th Battalion, 3rd Division New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF). Carey enrolled late 1940, was shipped out mid ’41 and did three years active service in the Pacific including the Solomans, Guadalcanal and Vella Lavella. He had a stump for an ear; when asked about led to a good story about being shot by a Japanese sniper. For the three years Carey was enlisted he was paid the grand […]

Jan-Maree Ball OAM | 57 | Royal Australian Air Force and Royal Australian Navy

Wearing the medals from his Great Uncle Carey who served with the 35th Battalion, 3rd Division New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF). Carey enrolled late 1940, was shipped out mid ’41 and did three years active service in the Pacific including the Solomans, Guadalcanal and Vella Lavella. He had a stump for an ear; when asked about led to a good story about being shot by a Japanese sniper. For the three years Carey was enlisted he was paid the grand […]

John Malcolm Bondeson Hutcheson | 57 | Australian Army

Wearing the medals from his Great Uncle Carey who served with the 35th Battalion, 3rd Division New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF). Carey enrolled late 1940, was shipped out mid ’41 and did three years active service in the Pacific including the Solomans, Guadalcanal and Vella Lavella. He had a stump for an ear; when asked about led to a good story about being shot by a Japanese sniper. For the three years Carey was enlisted he was paid the grand […]

John Malcolm Hutcheson | 92 | Australian Army

Wearing the medals from his Great Uncle Carey who served with the 35th Battalion, 3rd Division New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF). Carey enrolled late 1940, was shipped out mid ’41 and did three years active service in the Pacific including the Solomans, Guadalcanal and Vella Lavella. He had a stump for an ear; when asked about led to a good story about being shot by a Japanese sniper. For the three years Carey was enlisted he was paid the grand […]

Russell Marsh | 60 | Australian Army

Wearing the medals from his Great Uncle Carey who served with the 35th Battalion, 3rd Division New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF). Carey enrolled late 1940, was shipped out mid ’41 and did three years active service in the Pacific including the Solomans, Guadalcanal and Vella Lavella. He had a stump for an ear; when asked about led to a good story about being shot by a Japanese sniper. For the three years Carey was enlisted he was paid the grand […]

Andrew Martin | 72 | Australian Army

Wearing the medals from his Great Uncle Carey who served with the 35th Battalion, 3rd Division New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF). Carey enrolled late 1940, was shipped out mid ’41 and did three years active service in the Pacific including the Solomans, Guadalcanal and Vella Lavella. He had a stump for an ear; when asked about led to a good story about being shot by a Japanese sniper. For the three years Carey was enlisted he was paid the grand […]

David Reville | 52 | Royal Australian Navy

Wearing the medals from his Great Uncle Carey who served with the 35th Battalion, 3rd Division New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF). Carey enrolled late 1940, was shipped out mid ’41 and did three years active service in the Pacific including the Solomans, Guadalcanal and Vella Lavella. He had a stump for an ear; when asked about led to a good story about being shot by a Japanese sniper. For the three years Carey was enlisted he was paid the grand […]