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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

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b. ? d. 10/02/1964 off New South Wales, Australia.

 

DATE OF AM ACTION: 10/02/1964 off New South Wales, Australia.

 

Sadly little is known about the life of William Joseph Condon. The incident which cost him his life also saw the award of one George Cross, two Albert Medals (including his), five British Empire Medals, and three Queen's Commendations for Brave Conduct. Sadly both AMs and the GC were posthumous awards.

 

AM CITATION:

 

The Albert Medal (Posthumous) Electrical Mechanic (Electronics) First Class William

Joseph CONDON, R. 47279

 

BURIAL LOCATION: LOST AT SEA.

LOCATION OF MEDAL: ROYAL AUSTRALIAN NAVAL HERITAGE COLLECTION.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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William Joseph Condon AM

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