Thieves disguised as “historians”

Beware

Lest We Forget

Beware of these “historians” disguised as thieves. Someone just told me about so called historians, but I already knew about it.

Medals Gone Missing is an Australian group led by Gary Traynor that tracks down stolen militaria and returns it to the family.
 
Same should be done here with the thieves.
 
 http://medalsgonemissing.com/MissingMedals.html 

My reader added this…

Peter Stoffer proposed a bill to deal with this:
 
OTTAWA- The recent auction of a World War II allied veterans’ medals shows why the federal government should step up and restrict the sale of veterans’ medals says Peter Stoffer (Sackville—Eastern Shore), the New Democrat’s Official Opposition Veterans Affairs Critic.

“I am angered that the medals of a WWII allied veteran, who fought at the Battle of Monte Cassino, have ended up at an auction for sale to the highest bidder,” said Stoffer. “Veterans’ medals should not be sold for…

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