Honourary Life Membership

■ Ribbon : scarlet … upper bar : HON. MEMBER with  a LIFE scroll suspended by chains … lower bar : fire fighters ladder … ribbon attached to jewel by lugs ■ Obverse : UNITED • FIRE • BRIGADES • ASSOCIATION … in centre : a figure of a fireman holding a hose, flanked by […]

People Power

■ Actual Medal : ■ Obverse : at top : PEOPLE POWER … below : street scene with armoured car with soldiers surrounded by cheering crowds on EDSA .. provision for separate loop suspension ■ Reverse : (blank) ■ Dimensions : 40.8 * 44.5 mm … ■ Weight : 26.0 g ■ Materials : bronze ■ NB : final production […]

Victoria Cross – Army

The Victoria Cross was … ■ Ribbon : tba … ribbon attached to medal by suspension loop ■ Obverse : tba … suspension loop ■ Reverse : tba ■ Dimensions : tba * tba mm … ■ Weight : tba g ■ Materials : cupro-nickel ■ NB : replica

Victoria Cross – Navy

The Victoria Cross was … ■ Ribbon : tba … ribbon attached to medal by suspension loop ■ Obverse : tba … suspension loop ■ Reverse : tba ■ Dimensions : tba * tba mm … ■ Weight : tba g ■ Materials : cupro-nickel ■ NB : replica

Membership Medal

■ Obverse : in scroll around edge : THE / NAVY / LEAGUE … in centre : white ensign on left and red ensign on right with crown on anchor … loop suspension ■ Reverse : FOUNDED JANUARY 1895 / FIRST PRESIDENT / ADMIRAL OF THE FLEET / SIR / G. PHIPPS HORNBY / * / […]

Membership Medal

■ Obverse : in scroll around edge : THE NAVY LEAGUE • … in centre : white ensign on left and red ensign on right with crown on anchor … loop suspension ■ Reverse : FOUNDED JANUARY 1895 / FIRST PRESIDENT / ADMIRAL OF THE FLEET / SIR / G. PHIPPS HORNBY / * / G.C.B […]

Speech Prize Medal

N ■ Obverse : around edge : THE / NAVY / LEAGUE / * OTAGO BRANCH. N.Z. * … in centre : white ensign on left and red ensign on right with crown on anchor … loop suspension ■ Reverse : around edge : FIRST PRESIDENT ADMIRAL HORNSBY / * 1895 * … in centre : PRESENTED […]

Sweethearts Medal

■ Obverse : at top : NAVY LEAGUE … in centre : anchor with rope, oak leaves to left, ? leaves to right … at bottom : KEEP WATCH … loop suspension ■ Reverse : (blank) W. O. LEWIS / HOWARD ST. / BIRMM ■ Dimensions : 18.4 * 26.3 mm … ■ Weight : […]

Vietnam Medal

The Vietnam Medal was instituted in 1968 to recognise New Zealanders who served in the Vietnam War … it was awarded for qualifying periods of 1 day on land, 1 operational sortie by air, 28 days at sea off the coast or 30 days cumulative visits, between 1964-May-29 and 1973-Jan-27 (the latter date was the […]

Armed Forces Award

The New Zealand Armed Forces Award is a long service decoration for Regular Force Officers of the New Zealand Defence Force … established on 6 May 1985, the medal is presented for 15 years of unblemished service ■ Ribbon : dark blue (Navy), crimson (Army), and light blue (Air Force) … these colours represent the […]

Defence Service Medal

The New Zealand Defence Service Medal was instituted in April 2011 to recognise attested military service since 3 September 1945 … the Royal Warrant for the NZDSM allows for one or more clasps to be awarded with the medal … the number of clasps awarded to an individual will be determined by the type(s) of […]

South Vietnamese Campaign Medal (1)

The South Vietnamese Campaign Medal was awarded by the Government of South Vietnam to New Zealand and Australian forces who served for six months in Vietnam between 1960 and 1973 … the Sovereign approved the wearing of the South Vietnamese Campaign Medal by eligible New Zealand personnel in 1966 ■ Ribbon : green, white, green, […]

South Vietnamese Campaign Medal (2)

The South Vietnamese Campaign Medal was awarded by the Government of South Vietnam to New Zealand and Australian forces who served for six months in Vietnam between 1960 and 1973 … the Sovereign approved the wearing of the South Vietnamese Campaign Medal by eligible New Zealand personnel in 1966 ■ Ribbon : green, white, green, […]

Multinational Force & Observers Medal

The Multinational Force & Observers (MFO) Medal was … ■ Ribbon : tba … ribbon attached to medal by suspension loop ■ Obverse : tba … suspension loop ■ Reverse : tba ■ Dimensions : tba * tba mm … ■ Weight : tba g ■ Materials : cupro-nickel ■ NB : replica

NATO – Non Article 5 – Balkans

Instituted by The North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO) in 2002 to recognise service after the amalgamation of all operations in the Balkans into one operational whole … awarded to personnel who began their deployments on or after 3 December 2002 ■ Ribbon : dark blue, white, silver, white, dark blue … clasp : NON ARTICLE […]

NATO – Operations in Kosovo (KFOR)

The North Atlantic Treaty Organisation Non-Article 5 medal for the Operations in Kosovo was … ■ Ribbon : tba … ribbon attached to medal by suspension loop ■ Obverse : tba … suspension loop ■ Reverse : tba ■ Dimensions : tba * tba mm … ■ Weight : tba g ■ Materials : cupro-nickel ■ NB : replica

NATO – ISAF Operations in Afghanistan

The North Atlantic Treaty Organisation Non-Article 5 medal for the ISAF Operations in Afghanistan was … ■ Ribbon : tba … ribbon attached to medal by suspension loop ■ Obverse : tba … suspension loop ■ Reverse : tba ■ Dimensions : tba * tba mm … ■ Weight : tba g ■ Materials : cupro-nickel ■ NB : replica

NATO – Operation Ocean Shield (Africa)

The North Atlantic Treaty Organisation Non-Article 5 medal for the Operations in Africa was … ■ Ribbon : tba … ribbon attached to medal by suspension loop ■ Obverse : tba … suspension loop ■ Reverse : tba ■ Dimensions : tba * tba mm … ■ Weight : tba g ■ Materials : cupro-nickel ■ NB : replica