Friday, April 15, 2011

Afghanistan War Hero Says No to His Face on Postage Stamp

New 60 cent stamps were to feature the faces of all Victoria Cross holders.

The face of the country's only living winner of our highest military award will not feature on a new series of New Zealand Post stamps honouring Victoria Cross winners.

Corporal Willie Apiata was apparently uncomfortable being the only living hero on the series of 22 stamps, the . . .

Full story at: Otago Daily Times


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