Billy Winkler-Sheean, great-great nephew of Victoria Cross recipient, joins Australian Navy

Sandy Powell
Updated April 30 2021 - 8:59am, first published April 28 2021 - 3:47pm
PRIDE: A Coast descendant of Teddy Sheean, Billy Winkler-Sheean, has joined the Navy. He said he is proud to represent the Sheean name. Picture: James McDougall/Supplied
PRIDE: A Coast descendant of Teddy Sheean, Billy Winkler-Sheean, has joined the Navy. He said he is proud to represent the Sheean name. Picture: James McDougall/Supplied

The 23-year-old great-great nephew of Teddy Sheean has followed in the Victoria Cross recipient's footsteps.

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Sandy Powell

Sandy Powell

Senior Reporter

Court and crime reporter covering the West and North-West of Tasmania for the Advocate.

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