Leonard Cheshire (7 September 1917 – 31 July 1992) Baron Cheshire, VC, OM, DSO and Two Bars, DFC – was a highly decorated RAF pilot during the Second World War, and later helped establish a charitable foundation – The Leonard Cheshire Charity.
Joseph Maxwell.jpg Often described as Australia's second most decorated soldier of the First World War, he enlisted in the Australian Imperial Force on 8 February 1915, and served at Gallipoli before being transferred to the Western Front. In just over twelve months he was commissioned and decorated four times for his bravery.
The Victoria Cross - Kevin Arthur Wheatley VC 29890 Warrant Officer Class II Kevin Arthur WHEATLEY Australian Army Training Team Vietnam 13 November 1965, at Tra Bong Valley, Quang Ngai Province, South Vietnam
Lieutenant Colonel Sir Ernest Edward 'Weary' Dunlop AC, CMG, OBE (12 July 1907 – 2 July 1993) was an Australian surgeon who was renowned for his leadership while being held prisoner by the Japanese during World War II. A courageous leader and compassionate doctor, Dunlop defied his captors, gave hope to the sick and eased the anguish of the dying. His example was one of the reasons why Australian survival rates were the highest. Lest We Forget.