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A first for WWII veteran

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James Ginnane upon enslisting. Photo - submitted (John Ginnane)

By Lachlan Ellis
(3rd Yr Deakin Uni)

He helped in the recovery effort at Hiroshima as a volunteer and now the former Army linesman James Ginnane, has become Bacchus Marsh’s first recipient of the new Commemorative Medallion, awarded for service in the Second World War.
The Commemorative Medallion marks the 75th anniversary of Victory in the Pacific and the end of WWII.

To read the full story – Simply click on the following link and flip through to page number one (1).

https://issuu.com/themooraboolnews/docs/mn_2020-08-25

in the 25 AUGUST 2020 edition
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