In Depth

Sheean's brother in arms speaks of pair's close bond

Rob Inglis
Updated April 15 2021 - 12:44am, first published June 7 2020 - 12:00am
FAST FRIENDS: Teddy Sheean (left) with Jack Bird (right) in 1941, both aged 17. The pair met in Hobart after they'd been drafted to the Royal Australian Navy. Picture: Supplied
FAST FRIENDS: Teddy Sheean (left) with Jack Bird (right) in 1941, both aged 17. The pair met in Hobart after they'd been drafted to the Royal Australian Navy. Picture: Supplied

It was 1941 and three young seamen had just made a pact in Hobart.

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Rob Inglis

Rob Inglis

Journalist

Rob Inglis is a reporter with The Examiner, covering state and federal politics. He is based in Hobart.

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