Skip to content
Di Riddell - Your Voice Matters

Di Riddell

Your Voice Matters - Confidence Beyond 50

Archive for April 2019

Memories of my Uncle Alec on Anzac Day

I was listening to an item on ABC radio while driving. They were discussing how DNA id being used to identify bones from
unknown soldiers in New Guinea from WW11. The bones are breaking down, even crumbling
when handled.
Those words got me thinking about Uncle Alec. He went off to
war as a young man looking very proud in his uniform. There are only two photos
of him after that, taken about 6 months later. He has a very different look.

Read More