second world war

How one of our last WWII vets is being honoured

Premium Content How one of our last WWII vets is being honoured

See what happened when Chronicle editor Jessica Grewal spent the afternoon with the...

Brief world history through a Clarence Valley lens

Premium Content Brief world history through a Clarence Valley lens

FROM the end of WWI to the start of the Battle of Long Tan, The Daily Examiner has...

Clarence commando kept Japanese on back foot in Timor

Premium Content Clarence commando kept Japanese on back foot in Timor

George's ability to communicate and survive saw him endure a brutal 12-month...

Nine decades and 34 world records later

Premium Content Nine decades and 34 world records later

An 80-year-old scrapbook tells the story of a young girl’s rise through the...

‘I was bait’: Teen Nazi killer’s confession

‘I was bait’: Teen Nazi killer’s confession

She was petite, beautiful and always smiling – but behind her ‘innocent’ face was a...

Wife’s heartbreak: he never got to meet his baby

Premium Content Wife’s heartbreak: he never got to meet his baby

'It’s the saddest story I have ever heard'

'He was murdered... I can forgive, but I can never forget'

Premium Content 'He was murdered... I can forgive, but I can never forget'

A chilling photograph is an emotional reminder for Ballina man

Hidden sex jokes in Anne Frank’s diary

Hidden sex jokes in Anne Frank’s diary

Brown masking paper hid the dirty jokes in her journal.

Divers find bomb in Sydney Harbour

Divers find bomb in Sydney Harbour

The divers were searching for sea treasures

Jewish museum has powerful message for bigots

Jewish museum has powerful message for bigots

Jewish museum's tribute to millions of lost souls

Wartime tug wreck saluted

Wartime tug wreck saluted

Plaque commemorates Waree shipwreck

#17: Racing called off during WW2

#17: Racing called off during WW2

Continue our countdown of the best July Carnival moments

War hero recognised decades after working on front lines

War hero recognised decades after working on front lines

Taimi Hassinen worked on the front line in the Second World War

WWII vet stands tall on Anzac Day

WWII vet stands tall on Anzac Day

94yo Bruce Leaney pays tribute to his fallen brother

MOVIE REVIEW: Their Finest war dramedy hits right notes

MOVIE REVIEW: Their Finest war dramedy hits right notes

REVIEW: Second World War dramedy is smart, funny and unpredictable

Jail Hitler not Heil (fake) Hitler

Jail Hitler not Heil (fake) Hitler

Hitler lookalike charged with glorifying Nazis

From cane cutter's son to expert in turbo jet engines

From cane cutter's son to expert in turbo jet engines

I had to get my parents' permission to enlist...

Lessons of war in 'increasing danger' of being forgotten

Lessons of war in 'increasing danger' of being forgotten

Royal warns Second World War lessons in danger of being forgotten

Horrie the Wog Dog: A war hero

Horrie the Wog Dog: A war hero

Bert Elliott has organised many bronze sculptures to be imported.

How Charles Green reached rank of Lieutenant-Colonel at 25

How Charles Green reached rank of Lieutenant-Colonel at 25

The North Coast has sent many of its finest overseas as soldiers

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