Become our sponsor and display your banner here
Page 3 of 5 FirstFirst 12345 LastLast
Results 21 to 30 of 41

Found out after all these years where my pops war medals are....

Article about: Makes you wonder how many medals were never issued to soldiers. I spose most soldiers just wanted to get home to a normal life with there family .

  1. #21


    Briiliant news! Well done!
    Had good advice? Saved money? Why not become a Gold Club Member, just hit the green "Join WRF Club" tab at the top of the page and help support the forum!

  2. #22

    Default Fathers medals

    Nice to see a son who wants his fathers medals that were due him.Instead of wanting to sell them you have respect for your father.Well Done!

  3. #23


    Thanks so much everyone. I will be posting images of them once i receive them They will be kept in the best condition possible Its a great day today and i know he would be proud

  4. #24


    Well i just picked up the Australian defence medal and miniature. Nice little box etc . Will post up pictures tomorrow other 2 didn't come unless they come at different times? Will ring the ADF tomorrow

  5. #25


    1 by Marc Russo (Australia), on Flickr

    2 by Marc Russo (Australia), on Flickr

    3 by Marc Russo (Australia), on Flickr

    4 by Marc Russo (Australia), on Flickr

    5 by Marc Russo (Australia), on Flickr

    6 by Marc Russo (Australia), on Flickr

  6. #26


    That's great work tailor marc. I'm just about to send the first letter in regards to my Wife's Grandfather's medals. How long did it take for you to get a reply?


  7. #27


    Thanks Alex, took quite some time. Around 8-12 months. One you get the letter saying what medals are going to be issued then it will only take 2-3 months

  8. #28


    Tailor Marc: Well done! And more power to you for all the effort and patience it took. Dwight

  9. #29


    Wow, the wheels of government move slowly. I better get off my butt and do it sooner rather than later. At least its worth the wait.

  10. #30


    Yep well worth the wait.
    I just got off the phone to Defence honour's and awards. I asked them about the other 2 medals. These 2 had to be signed off by the Govener General and was signed off last week and they are being made as i speak
    I will post pictures up as soon as i recieve them

Page 3 of 5 FirstFirst 12345 LastLast

Similar Threads

  1. 05-13-2012, 07:57 PM
  2. IL-2 pilot has been found 68 years later

    In Armour, Weapons, & Aircraft recovery
    08-11-2011, 05:17 AM
  3. Some of my rifles found during the years.

    In Battlefield history and relics
    06-19-2010, 11:59 PM
  4. Bunker found after 60 years

    In Armour, Weapons, & Aircraft recovery
    02-11-2010, 07:58 PM
  5. 11-07-2008, 11:31 AM


Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts