THE RANDALL BROTHERS ~ ONE medal reunites TWO for separate Blenheim descendants.

LOST TREASURES ...     WW1 medals of two Randall brothers from Koromiko, Blenheim have been returned to descendant families.   Read the article here:  LOST TREASURES Details of the research and service of both Randall brothers will be posted shortly ...     … [Read more...]

ROBERT JOSEPH CROSSEN ~ ‘Death Plaque’ reunited on Armistice Day with Rollerston soldier’s descendant family.

46559 ~ ROBERT JOSEPH CROSSEN     A WW1 Memorial Plaque (also called a 'death penny',' deadman's penny' or 'death plaque') sent to the mother of a WW1 soldier from Rollerston, was re-presented to his grand-nephew at the Oxford RSA on Armistice Day 2018.  The plaque had been handed into the Oxford RSA and Rhonda Graham-van Rooden, a former RNZAF & … [Read more...]

SAMUEL CHASE ~ Nelson Weekly News … 10 October 2018 

Grave marker unveiling after 77 years for Hawkes Bay soldier ...      4/4594 Private Samuel Chase Canterbury Infantry Regt., NZEF 1915 ~ 1917 Read the full article here: http://nelsonweekly.co.nz/2018/10/forgotten-ww1-soldier-honoured/  … [Read more...]

North Canterbury News ~ Trophy medal won 82 years ago reunited with family of New Zealand’s “Mr Shooting”

A rifle shooting medal earned in 1935 by a young man who would dedicate over 40 years to competition, coaching and administrating target rifle shooting in New Zealand, was found in a box of personal papers of a Waikari man's grandmother ... this article appeared in the North Canterbury News on February 5, 2018. Journey complete .. Brian O'Sullivan, right, holds the Pattee … [Read more...]

NZ Herald ~ Remarkable twist in mystery of WW1 hero Albert Everitt

NZ Herald ~ 29 October 2017  Read article - click here  … [Read more...]

NZ Herald ~ Joy as WW1 medal finds its way home

NZ Herald ~ 13 October 2017  Read article - click here    … [Read more...]

North Canterbury News ~ Journey home takes 100 years

12 October, 2017 Read this story on-line - click here Coming Soon ... the website POST which will contain Alexander's Story ....   … [Read more...]

Army News #485 ~ Medals Reunited NZ featured in the latest Army News

Army News 485 – August 2017   News: NZ Memorial Museum to be built in France, Our Future Force  People: Island experience hard but memorable, Change of attitude leads to rewards, Andrew VC honoured with plaque, Reuniting Medals, Thoughts on Middle East peace Training: Talisman Saber, 1NZSAS Regiment needs … [Read more...]

TV1 “GOOD SORTS” ~ MEDALS REUNITED NZ airing on “Good Sorts”, TV1 News

To view the video (2.35 min) click here:  ' MRNZ Good Sorts '  … [Read more...]

FLT-LT REGINALD JOHN CLARKE ~ UPDATE

UPDATE ~ Former pilot Reg Clarke's medals lost, found & reunited. After his medals were found in a local dump last week, former RAF and SAFEAIR pilot Reg Clarke received his freshly re-mounted medals from Medals Reunited New Zealand founder, Ian Martyn.  The medals were re-mounted at no cost by MRNZ's Brian Ramsay. Nelson Weekly newspaper report … [Read more...]