…Living History…

1918 – 2018 Centenary Project

1918 – 2018 Centenary Project

Format:  DVD

Each Veteran is interviewed for 30 minutes.

Questions will range from their reasons for joining,  family’s reactions, training, campaigns and their resettlement after the War.


Participants:

Veterans living in Craigieburn, WWII, Korea, Malaya, Borneo, Vietnam, East Timor, Iraq, Afghanistan and Peace-Keeping/Peace-Enforcement

Veterans or their families can email us or send us a message via Contact Page


DVD Audience:

Living History Artefact

1st Source History

Distributed to schools, libraries and Veterans’ families.


Project Sponsor:

Ray White Craigieburn

WWII Veterans

Robert Stokes and Bert Foster

VETERAN’S LIVING HISTORY DVD

Watch the live interviews of our veteran’s!

Cr Drew Jessop

Mayor of Hume (2016 – 2017)

Interview is the foreword to the Veterans Project

 

Mr Brian Coward

Vietnam Veteran (Battles of Coral – Balmoral)

Royal Australian Army Medical Corps

Attached to C Squadron, Royal Australian Armoured Corps

Scheduled Filming

 30th July 2017

Visits to WWII Veterans

Completed: 

Mrs Pauline Edwards (RAAF);

Mr Robert Mactier (RAAF);

Mr George Schofield (2AIF);

Mr Robert Stokes (2AIF)

 

 27th August 2017

Interviews

Completed: 

Cr Drew Jessop

(Video Introduction);

Mr John Lynch (RAN – Malaya & Far East Strategic Reserve);

Mr Terry Ireland (RN – Korea);

Mr Brian Coward (Army – Vietnam);

Mr Steve Lowe (Army – Vietnam

 

 17th September 2017

Interviews

Completed:  

Mr Robert ‘Scotty’ McKinna (RAN – Far East Strategic Reserve & Vietnam);

Mr Neville Young (RAAF – Vietnam)

 

 22th October 2017

Interviews

Completed

Mr Bill Anderson (Army – Vietnam);

Mr Will Anderson (Army – Peacetime Injuries);

Mr John Ross (Army – Vietnam);

Mr Jonothan Brosnan (Army – Solomon Islands & Operation Resolute (Border Protection)