Ben Roberts-Smith tells defamation trial he’s disgusted by domestic violence claims | ABC News

ABC News (Australia) published this video item, entitled “Ben Roberts-Smith tells defamation trial he’s disgusted by domestic violence claims | ABC News” – below is their description. Victoria Cross recipient Ben Roberts-Smith has called allegations of violence against his former girlfriend “disgusting” and “reprehensible” after the court hears about his help planning the termination of her … Read more Ben Roberts-Smith tells defamation trial he’s disgusted by domestic violence claims | ABC News

Ben Roberts-Smith tells defamation trial he did not kick handcuffed man off cliff | ABC News

ABC News (Australia) published this video item, entitled “Ben Roberts-Smith tells defamation trial he did not kick handcuffed man off cliff | ABC News” – below is their description. It’s the military’s highest honour but Ben Roberts-Smith says the Victoria Cross became a cross for his to bear. ABC News (Australia) YouTube Channel Got a … Read more Ben Roberts-Smith tells defamation trial he did not kick handcuffed man off cliff | ABC News

VC hero’s great-granddaughter bringing families of Tasmanian award recipients together | ABC News

ABC News (Australia) published this video item, entitled “VC hero’s great-granddaughter bringing families of Tasmanian award recipients together | ABC News” – below is their description. Feeling as though Tasmania’s 15 Victoria Cross recipients were being increasingly forgotten, Kerri Statton embarked on what she was told was an impossible task — getting all the families … Read more VC hero’s great-granddaughter bringing families of Tasmanian award recipients together | ABC News

After a decades-long campaign, WWII hero Teddy Sheean has been awarded a Victoria Cross | ABC News

ABC News (Australia) published this video item, entitled “After a decades-long campaign, WWII hero Teddy Sheean has been awarded a Victoria Cross | ABC News” – below is their description. Seventy-eight years since his heroic actions in World War II, Ordinary Seaman Edward ‘Teddy’ Sheean has become the first Navy crew member to be awarded … Read more After a decades-long campaign, WWII hero Teddy Sheean has been awarded a Victoria Cross | ABC News

WWII hero Teddy Sheean awarded Victoria Cross 78 years to the day after ‘stuff of legend’ | ABC News

ABC News (Australia) published this video item, entitled “WWII hero Teddy Sheean awarded Victoria Cross 78 years to the day after ‘stuff of legend’ | ABC News” – below is their description. In this investiture ceremony in Canberra, Ordinary Seaman Sheean is honoured for his “remarkable gallantry, sacrifice and the significance of his actions to … Read more WWII hero Teddy Sheean awarded Victoria Cross 78 years to the day after ‘stuff of legend’ | ABC News

World War II hero Edward ‘Teddy’ Sheean to posthumously receive Victoria Cross | ABC News

It’s taken almost eight-decades but Teddy Sheean has finally been recognised for his efforts. Sheean died defending HMAS Armidale from Japanese attack when he was just 18 years old. Sheean’s nephew Garry Ivory has been campaigning for more than 30 years to have him recognised with Australia’s highest wartime honour. The Prime Minister has recommended … Read more World War II hero Edward ‘Teddy’ Sheean to posthumously receive Victoria Cross | ABC News

Prime Minister recommends Teddy Sheean for posthumous Victoria Cross | ABC News

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has recommended the Queen posthumously award World War II hero Edward ‘Teddy’ Sheean a Victoria Cross. A panel re-examined the case after earlier attempts failed to recommend he receive a Victoria Cross. Read more here: https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-08-10/scott-morrison-teddy-sheean-victoria-cross-recommendation/12540708 For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC News content … Read more Prime Minister recommends Teddy Sheean for posthumous Victoria Cross | ABC News

Federal MPs lobby PM to reconsider WWII sailor’s Victoria Cross denial | ABC News

Tasmania’s federal Liberal MPs have written a letter to Prime Minister Scott Morrison asking him to reconsider his decision not to award Seaman Teddy Sheean a Victoria Cross. For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC News content on iview: https://ab.co/2OB7Mk1 Subscribe to us on YouTube: http://ab.co/1svxLVE Go deeper on … Read more Federal MPs lobby PM to reconsider WWII sailor’s Victoria Cross denial | ABC News

WWII hero who died saving others denied Victoria Cross in ‘slap in the face’ for family | ABC News

The decision not to award a Victoria Cross to Tasmanian war hero Teddy Sheean is likely to become a political stoush. Pressure is mounting on the Prime Minister to reverse his decision. And some of the agitation is coming from within his own party. Fiona Blackwood reports. Read more here: https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-05-13/world-war-ii-hero-teddy-sheean-denied-victoria-cross/12244456 For more from ABC … Read more WWII hero who died saving others denied Victoria Cross in ‘slap in the face’ for family | ABC News

Release report into WWII war hero Teddy Sheean, Federal Government told | ABC News

In 1942, as his ship was going down, Teddy Sheean strapped himself to an anti-aircraft cannon and fired at attacking planes. He was credited with saving the lives of 49 crew. More than a year after a review into whether the Tasmanian war hero’s actions were worthy of a Victoria Cross, the pressure is on … Read more Release report into WWII war hero Teddy Sheean, Federal Government told | ABC News

Australia: Corporal Benjamin Roberts-Smith Receives Victoria Cross

Corporal Benjamin Roberts-Smith has been awarded the Victoria Cross at an Investiture Ceremony at Campbell Barracks in Perth, Australia. The award is given for “conspicuous gallantry in action in circumstances of extreme peril”. His citation reads as follows: “For the most conspicuous gallantry in action in circumstances of extreme peril as Patrol Second-in-Command, Special Operations … Read more Australia: Corporal Benjamin Roberts-Smith Receives Victoria Cross