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Australian Veterans Memorial Site: Notable Deaths & Obituaries

The most viewed memorials & obituaries in the Australian Veterans Memorial Site.

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australian Nancy Wake, who as a spy became one the Allies' most decorated servicewomen for her role in the French resistance during World War II, has died in London, officials said Monday. She was 98. Code named "The White Mouse" by the Gestapo during the war, Wake died Sunday in a London nursing home, Prime Minister Julia Gillard said. "Nancy Wake was a woman of exceptional courage and resourcefulness whose daring exploits saved the lives of hundreds of...
SYDNEY (AP) — The last known combat veteran of World War I was defiant of the tolls of time, a centenarian who swam in the sea, twirled across dance floors, and published his first book at 108. He also refused to submit to his place in history, becoming a pacifist who wouldn't march in parades commemorating wars like the one that made him famous. Claude Stanley Choules, a man of contradictions, humble spirit and wry humor, died in a Western Australia nursing home on Thursday at the age of...
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Russell GREEN Obituary (SMH-AU)

GREEN, Russell Slater (Captain). April 9,...

Raymond PHILLIPSON Obituary (smh-au)

PHILLIPSON, Raymond Frederick OAM. April 4,...

Reginald Roberts Obituary (AP News)

Pte. Reginald Cecil Roberts MM Jan 1924 - Oct...

Alma LEE Obituary (TheWest-AU)

LEE (Alma Grace): Aged 86 years. Late of...

Wlliam Cooper Obituary (TheAge-AU)

11/11/1916-2014 M.B., B.S. (Melb.), M.F.O.M...

Albert KING Obituary (thecourier-au)

KING. - The funeral service for the late Mr...

Edith CASPERSONN Obituary (dailyadvertiser-au)

CASPERSONN Edith Catherine: Passed away...

Michael TUNNECLIFFE Obituary (TheWest-AU)

TUNNECLIFFE Michael John (Mick): Passed...

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