Sheean's champion: persistent lobbying pays off for Guy Barnett

Rob Inglis
By Rob Inglis
Updated August 29 2020 - 4:49am, first published August 28 2020 - 3:30am
VICTORY: Garry Ivory, the nephew of war hero Teddy Sheean, and Veterans' Affairs Minister Guy Barnett celebrate the official recognition of Sheean's acts of courage. Picture: Paul Scambler

As the nephew of a Tasmanian war hero told Guy Barnett his uncle's story back in 2003, the then senator listened intently.

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Rob Inglis

Rob Inglis

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

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