Glen Innes Examiner
Friday, 1 December 2023

History Matters || Reunited with war medals

By Eve Chappell
Updated September 21 2021 - 1:31pm, first published 1:13pm

In January 2000 Greystanes man Bob Howitt had his collection of eight medals from his 22 years in the Navy, plus those from Malay and Vietnam campaigns, stolen along with a set of miniature medals awarded to his father Arthur (Scottie) Howitt who served in New Guinea and the South Pacific during World War II.