Jolo Campaign

■ Actual Medal : ■ Obverse : around upper edge : JOLO CAMPAIGN … in centre : old city walla with towers … sailing ship … above : philippine sun and two stars … below : two crossed knives … provision for separate loop suspension … in minute letters below medal : BRONZE / BRONZE ■ Reverse […]

POL / 09 – New

■ Obverse : at top : NEW ZEALAND POLICE … at bottom : PREVENTION FIRST … in centre : map of New Zealand with flag superimposed ■ Reverse : around outer ring : chevrons circling clockwise … at top : NEW ZEALAND POLICE … at bottom : NGA PIRIHIMANA O AOTEAROA (maori : New Zealand Police) […]

1968

■ Obverse : THE INTERMEDIATE STAR / • N • Z • … in centre : ROYAL / LIFE / SAVING / SOCIETY … around crossed boathook and paddle … tied at centre with big loose rope bow … loop suspension ■ Reverse : (engraved) G. J. POLLOCK / – 1968 – … in minute letters at […]

Special Service Medal – Mount Erebus

The New Zealand Special Service Medal (Mount Erebus) was instituted in November 2006 to recognise the service of those New Zealanders who were involved with the extremely difficult and very unpleasant, hazardous, and extreme circumstances associated with the body recovery, crash investigation and victim identification phases of Operation Overdue … Operation Overdue was mounted by […]

Special Service Medal – Asian Tsunami

The New Zealand Special Service Medal (Asian Tsunami) was instituted in December 2005 to recognise New Zealanders who were involved in rescue, relief and rehabilitation efforts in areas devastated by the earthquake off the coast of Sumatra and the resulting tsunami of 26 December 2004 ■ Ribbon : white, red, white, blue, orange, green, yellow, […]

Long & Efficient Service Medal (3)

The New Zealand Long and Efficient Service Medal was instituted in 1887 as The New Zealand Volunteer Long and Efficient Service Medal … it was awarded to non-commissioned officers and soldiers of the New Zealand Volunteers upon completion of 16 years continuous service … in 1891, the statutes of the award were amended to include […]

United Nations – UNMOGIP

■ Issued For : United Nations Military Observers Group in India and Pakistan (UNMOGIP) 1952-1976 United Nations India-Pakistan Observation Mission (UNIPOM) India / Pakistan 1965-1966 ■ Ribbon : pale blue, white, light green, medium green, dark green, medium green, light green, white, pale blue … built in bar with pin back … ribbon attached to […]

United Nations – UNOGIL

■ Issued For : United Nations Observation Group In Lebanon (UNOGIL) 1958 ■ Ribbon : pale blue, white, pale blue, white, pale blue … built in bar with pin back … ribbon attached to medal by ring ■ Obverse : UN … below open wreath around North Pole World View … loop suspension ■ Reverse : IN […]

United Nations – UNYOM

■ Issued For : United Nations Yemen Observation Mission (UNYOM) 1963-1964 ■ Ribbon : pale blue, sand, white, light brown, dark brown, light brown, white, sand, pale blue … built in bar with pIn back … ribbon attached to medal by ring ■ Obverse : UN … below open wreath around North Pole World View … […]

United Nations – UNHQ

■ Issued For : United Nations Headquarters (UNHQ) 1974-todate ■ Ribbon : pale blue … built in bar with pin back … ribbon attached to medal by ring ■ Obverse : UN … below open wreath around North Pole World View … loop suspension ■ Reverse : IN THE SERVICE OF PEACE ■ Dimensions : 36.5 * 41.7 mm […]

United Nations – UNIFIL

■ Issued For : United Nations Interim Force In Lebanon (UNIFIL) 1978-1986 ■ Ribbon : pale blue, white, red, white, green, white, red, white, pale blue … built in bar with pin back … ribbon attached to medal by ring ■ Obverse : UN … below open wreath around North Pole World View … loop suspension ■ […]

United Nations – UNGOMAP (1)

■ Issued For : United Nations Good Officers Mission in Afghanistan and Pakistan (UNGOMAP) 1988-1990 ■ Ribbon : pale blue, white, pale blue, white, pale blue … built in bar with pin back … ribbon attached to medal by ring ■ Obverse : UN … below open wreath around North Pole World View … loop suspension ■ […]

United Nations – UNAMIC

■ Issued For : United Nations Mission in Cambodia (UNAMIC) Cambodia 1991-1882 ■ Ribbon : pale blue, red, yellow, dark blue, white, dark blue, yellow, red, pale blue … built in bar with pin back … ribbon attached to medal by ring ■ Obverse : UN … below open wreath around North Pole World View … loop suspension […]

United Nations – UNPROFOR

■ Issued For : United Nations Protection Force (UNPROFOR) Former Yugoslavia 1992-1995 United Nations Confidence Restoration Operation (UNCRO) Croatia 1995-1996 ■ Ribbon : pale blue, brown, pale blue, white, red, white, pale blue, green, pale blue … built in bar with pin back … ribbon attached to medal by ring ■ Obverse : UN … below […]

United Nations – UNMIH

■ Issued For : United Nations Mission In Haiti (UNMIH) 1994-1995 ■ Ribbon : pale blue, white, dark blue, red, white, pale blue … built in bar with pin back … ribbon attached to medal by ring ■ Obverse : UN … below open wreath around North Pole World View … loop suspension ■ Reverse : IN […]

United Nations – ONUMOZ

■ Issued For : (French) Operation des Nations Unies au Mozambique (ONUMOZ) 1994 ■ Ribbon : green, white, pale blue, white, green … built in bar with pin back … ribbon attached to medal by ring ■ Obverse : UN … below open wreath around North Pole World View … loop suspension ■ Reverse : IN THE SERVICE OF […]

United Nations – UNPREDEP

■ Issued For : United Nations Preventive Deployment (UNPREDEP) Macedonia 1995-1999 ■ Ribbon : pale blue, white, red, yellow, red, yellow, red, yellow, red, yellow, red, white, pale blue … built in bar with pin back … ribbon attached to medal by ring ■ Obverse : UN … below open wreath around North Pole World View […]

United Nations – UNMOP

■ Issued For : United Nations Mission of Observers in Prevlaka (UNMOP) Croatia 1996-2002 ■ Ribbon : dark blue, pale blue, dark blue, white, yellow, white, dark blue, pale blue, dark blue … built in bar with pin back … ribbon attached to medal by ring ■ Obverse : UN … below open wreath around North […]

United Nations – UNOMSIL

■ Issued For : United Nations Observer Mission in Sierre Leone (UNOMSIL) Sierre Leone 1998-1999 United Nations Assistance Mission in Sierre Leone (UNAMSIL) Sierre Leone 1999-2005 ■ Ribbon : dark blue, white, green, pale blue, green, white, dark blue … built in bar with pin back … ribbon attached to medal by ring ■ Obverse : UN … below open wreath […]

Undated

■ Obverse : THE INTERMEDIATE STAR / • N • Z • … in centre : ROYAL / LIFE / SAVING / SOCIETY … around crossed boathook and paddle … tied at centre with big loose rope bow … loop suspension ■ Reverse : (blank) … in minute letters at bottom : K C LUKE MELB. ■ […]

Undated

■ Obverse : THE INTERMEDIATE STAR / • N • Z • … in centre : ROYAL / LIFE / SAVING / SOCIETY … around crossed boathook and paddle … tied at centre with big loose rope bow … loop suspension ■ Reverse : (blank) … in minute letters at bottom : K. C. LUKE MELB. ■ […]

Undated

■ Obverse : THE INTERMEDIATE STAR / • N • Z • … in centre : ROYAL / LIFE / SAVING / SOCIETY … around crossed boathook and paddle … tied at centre with big loose rope bow … loop suspension ■ Reverse : (blank) … in minute letters at bottom : OLSEN / ADELAIDE ■ Dimensions […]