We all know about World War II and our relatives who served in it, but there are many aspects of it that aren't often heard about.
For example, did you know thousands of British and Kiwi soldiers sailed in convoys across the freezing and German infested Arctic Circle to deliver supplies to the Russian allies?
Now there is an award to honour these brave men. William Taylor was one of them.
His Grandson Cameron Taylor spoke to The AM Show.
Watch the video.