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Michael Madden: Kevin ‘Dasher’ Wheatly VC & that Silver Star

Posted on: Mon 13 Dec 2021

Michael says there’s something particularly tragic about the Vietnam veterans and the families and the Wives…

Although Dasher Wheatley is one of the most famous Victoria Cross recipients of all time, his story has never been fully told. Until now. We promise listeners that Michael’s interview today gives astounding insights into the much-admired man they called ‘Dasher’ and his amazing wife Edna.

Interviewer Helen Meyer

Michael Madden’s website

Book cover Dasher The Kevin Wheatley VC Story Big Sky Publishing

Photo:   Victoria Cross : Warrant Officer Second Class K A Wheatley, Australian Army Training Team Vietnam    AUSTRALIAN WAR MEMORIAL

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