Arnold Hyman 1921 – 1974

Arnold Hyman served in New Guinea in WWII. He was repatriated to Heidelberg hospital and then home to Sydney.

He rarely spoke of his service in New Guinea despite occasional questions by his children.

He married Leah Lazer in 1946 and they had 4 children. They were blessed with 11 grandchildren.

He worked mostly in sales during his working life.

Arnold passed away at the age of 53 in 1974.

Medals of Arnold Hyman

Certificate of Discharge of Arnold Hyman

Plaque on the grave of Arnold Hyman


Written by Arnold Hyman’s daughter, Evelynne Cherny, who also kindly provided the photographs.