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The Highest Honour #6 | Walter Brown | Alexander Buckley

This week's VC recipients, Second Gunner Walter Brown and Corporal Alexander Buckley were recognised for their acts of bravery in World War 1.

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The Highest Honour #5 | Arthur Blackburn | Albert Borella

From Private soldier to Brigadier, Arthur Blackburn has a truly impressive life story. Captain Borella is equally as inspiring, with service in both World Wars and heroic tales that is worthy of a...

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The Highest Honour #4 | Frederick Birks | John Bisdee

This week's VC recipients, Second Lieutenant Frederick Birks and Trooper John Bisdee were recognised for their acts of bravery in The Boer War and World War 1.

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The Highest Honour #3 | Frederick Bell | Robert Beatham

This week's VC recipients LT Frederick Bell and PT Robert Beatham are recognised by their selfless and courageous acts.

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Lieutenant FREDERICK WILLIAM BELL &  Private ROBERT MATTHEW BEATHAM

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The Highest Honour #2 | Peter Badcoe | Cameron Baird

This week's VC recipients, Major Peter Badcoe and CPL Cameron Baird were recognised for their acts of bravery in Vietnam and Afghanistan.

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The Highest Honour #1 | Charles Anderson | Thomas Axford

For the first post of 'The Highest Honour' we are looking at VC recipients Charles Anderson and Thomas Axford.

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The Highest Honour

Throughout this year we will be looking at the Australians who have won the Victoria Cross and what they did to deserve 'The Highest Honour'.

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This week in History | Week 52

In our final look at the past we found the capture of El Arish, United States troops arriving in Australia in WW2, the battle of Magdhaba, the capture of 'The Pimple', the 2nd AIF in its first action...

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This week in History | Week 51

Turning back the tides of time revealed the Japanese taking Penang, the evacuation of ANZAC forces from Gallipoli, the capture of 'Arty Hill' and the second conscription referendum held in Australia.

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This Week in History | Week 50

Our mission into the past recovered the attack on Pearl Harbour, Australia announces that it is at war with Japan, the death of Ted Matthews, the end of the Siege of Tobruk and Operation Fauna.

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