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The Material Should Match the Medal

Nov 16, 2012 No Comments ›› admin

After the splendid ceremony at Government House where Corporal Daniel Keighran was invested with the VC, the TV news reported that the medal, like all its predecessors, was struck from the original Russian cannon captured by the British during the Crimean War. Though it was only the third Victoria Cross For Australia to be awarded ...Continue Reading

Bravery in War, Peace and Politics

Bravery in War, Peace and Politics

Nov 14, 2012 No Comments ›› admin

Robert Macklin's Speech at the Maritime Museum for the Sydney event of the book One False Move Thank you very much Alexander for those very generous words. I do appreciate them. Thank you also Vicki and your very remarkable team, Diane Osmond and her crew, including my old friend Bill Richards who returned briefly from retirement ...Continue Reading