Honours for two special locals

Congratulations to Rod Wise and Vaughan Jones for receiving recognition in today’s Queen’s Birthday Honours for their many years of service.  Both have long associations with the district.

  • Rodney James Wise, Hamilton, for services to the community. Queen’s Service Medal.
  • Ulric Vaughan Leon Jones, Hamilton, for services to the farming industry. Officer of the NZ Order of Merit.

Click here for a full list of the 2013 list.

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Number 8 Network - a community website for the rural areas northeast of Hamilton, NZ, is run by Gordonton journalist/editor Annette Taylor.

One thought on “Honours for two special locals

  • June 4, 2013 at 12:01 pm

    Well done those chaps, wot! A great many others could take note of what it means to work for your community, rather than more petty concerns. Once again, well done!


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