News Articles for "Teddy Sheean"
The family of a WWII hero has used Anzac Day to reignite calls for the fallen sailor to be awarded a Victoria Cross. Ordinary Seaman Teddy Sheean went do...read more
Retrospective VCs could open floodgates
Of all the arguments against awarding the Victoria Cross retrospectively to Private John Simpson and others, one stands out in the 454-page report that giv...read more
PM urged to intervene on VC decision
The family and supporters of a Tasmanian WWII hero denied a posthumous Victoria Cross wants the Prime Minister to ignore a defence tribunal decision....read more
Submarine homes in on north-west
The submarine named after a north-west Tasmanian WWII hero has arrived in Devonport's Mersey River....read more