Graeme 'Wol' Walker
Graeme 'Wol' Walker

While I agree wholeheartedly with the sentiment and purpose of this national recognition to families of those ADF members who have died whilst on operations, I believe we can do better than using the United Kingdom's. Perhaps a Commonwealth of Australia Cross or Star might be more appropriate.

Michele Jones
Michele Jones
  • Graeme 'Wol' Walker

Michele Jones absolutely agrees that recognition is vital.... Those murderers think they are martyrs but we will recognise their victims as the ones to get respect and honour!!!!!! Great!!!!

Margaret Ryan
Margaret Ryan

Great idea

Tony Georges
Tony Georges
  • Margaret Ryan

and it is about time too

Sheryl Ghirardi
Sheryl Ghirardi
  • Margaret Ryan

I agree the families will know what our ancestors went through

Mark Burnell
Mark Burnell
  • Margaret Ryan

too right they desefve this recognition

Dianne Monson
Dianne Monson

I know the families left behind need something to have of there loved ones who have done so much for us

Rosalind Blatt
Rosalind Blatt
  • Dianne Monson

I agree

Noel Davidson
Noel Davidson

At least the children and grand-children will have something to both cherish and remember them.

Dianna Dingle
Dianna Dingle
  • Noel Davidson

l agree

Leonard Worrell
Leonard Worrell

an award for these people should be statury all countries should honour everyone who sacrifice for there country

Ida Collins
Ida Collins
  • Leonard Worrell

I agree

Sue Hooley
Sue Hooley

Sue Hooley. I agree

Chris Keyte
Chris Keyte

I agree its a great idea. I don't suppose the recognition be retrospective?

Beverley Rickard
Beverley Rickard

I agree the Familes will have something to remember them and be very proud .

Nathan Bennett
Nathan Bennett

This will never bring them back but it just may help the families of these brave men and women to know that their sacrifice is honoured by a thankful country

Russ Townsend
Russ Townsend

Would this award also apply to families of Australian service personnel killed in peacetime accidents & exercises? Should it matter whether the soldier, sailor or airman is in a war zone or not? The families of those killed in peacetime would feel the loss just as keenly as those killed in a war zone.

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