World War II veteran Alf Carpenter's story told at 65th Newcastle and Hunter Combined Schools ANZAC Commemorative Event

Helen Gregory
By Helen Gregory
April 21 2021 - 7:00pm
Honour: Alfred Carpenter with students Patrick Howlett and Emma McNamara, who played his wife Marjorie. Picture: Marina Neil

WORLD War II veteran Alfred Clive Carpenter was "more than honoured" to see his life story told at the 65th Newcastle and Hunter Combined Schools ANZAC Commemorative Event.

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Helen Gregory

Helen Gregory

Journalist

Helen Gregory joined the Newcastle Herald in 2010. She is the masthead’s education reporter and has written for the H2 and Weekender sections, as well as across a range of issues. Helen is a Walkley Award winning journalist and was also part of the Newcastle Herald team that won the United Nations World Environment Day Media Award for Environmental Reporting in 2015.

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