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Family finds justice after 81-year fight to restore veteran's honour

Jonathan Hawes
Updated April 26 2024 - 11:32am, first published April 22 2024 - 5:30pm
Tamworth woman Gloria Yeomans with a cardboard cutout of her uncle, Private Roy Francis Yeomans. Picture by Jonathan Hawes
Tamworth woman Gloria Yeomans with a cardboard cutout of her uncle, Private Roy Francis Yeomans. Picture by Jonathan Hawes

Gloria Yeomans will proudly march with her Uncle Roy's medals on Anzac Day, something no one in her family has been able to do for more than 80 years.

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Jonathan Hawes

Jonathan Hawes

Journalist

Originally from Austin, TX. "I wasn't born in Tamworth but I got here as soon as I could!" Jonathan covers a little bit of everything, but his main priorities are Tamworth Regional Council, Business, and Property. Send story tips to Jonathan via jonathan.hawes@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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