All posts tagged Greg Sher

PM honours Jewish Diggers at Anzac service

THERE could not have been a more fitting venue than The Great Synagogue to remember the sacrifices made by Jewish servicemen and women in defence of their country.

Gunman’s slur on fallen Jewish digger

JUST returned from Canberra where his son, fallen Digger Greg Sher, was honoured at the Australian War Memorial, Felix Sher was shocked to be confronted with media images of Man Haron Monis – the terrorist behind the Martin Place hostage tragedy – who had targeted Felix and his family with abusive mail five years ago.

Star that points to mateship

THERE are reports that Australia’s withdrawal from Afghanistan and the closure of the international military base at Tarin Kowt in Oruzgan Province will mean shipping home some 2500 pieces of infrastructure, 3000 pieces of fixed plant, five million items of equipment, 1300 containers and 2500 radios.