The Victoria Cross - Kevin Arthur Wheatley VC 29890 Warrant Officer Class II Kevin Arthur WHEATLEY Australian Army Training Team Vietnam 13 November at Tra Bong Valley, Quang Ngai Province, South Vietnam
The Victoria Cross - Peter Badcoe VC 41400 Major Peter John BADCOE Australian Army Training Team Vietnam. 23 February to 7 April Thua Thien Province, South Vietnam
Sir Neville Howse. In January 1900 he was commissioned as a lieutenant in the New South Wales Medical Corps and sailed for South Africa. He was serving with a mounted infantry brigade at Vredefort where, on 24 July, he rescued a wounded man under heavy fire. For this he was awarded Australia's first Victoria Cross. He was promoted to captain in October the same year.