Launceston's Ted James receives medallion for WWII service

Ebony Abblitt
By Ebony Abblitt
Updated April 14 2021 - 1:43pm, first published September 30 2020 - 5:33pm
Medal of Honour: WWII veteran Edward 'Ted' James (centre) with son Alan James and Senator Helen Polley. Picture: Phillip Biggs

His mother refused to sign a permission form allowing him to enlist in the army, but that didn't stop Edward "Ted" James from making his dreams of flying planes come true.


Ebony Abblitt

Ebony Abblitt


Ebony Abblitt is a features writer at the Examiner in Launceston, with an interest in pets, politics and people. |