The New Zealand General Service Medal 1992 (Warlike) was instituted in 1992 to recognise service in warlike operations for which no separate New Zealand or British Commonwealth campaign medal was issued … by the time it was replaced in 2002, four clasps had been issued for warlike operations between 1956 and 1991 … Suez Canal region … Malaya … Vietnam … Kuwait

■ Ribbon : blue, orange, black, orange, blue stripes … ribbon attached to medal by fixed suspension bar

■ Obverse : ELIZABETH DEI GRATIA REGINA FID.DEF. + … in centre : portrait of Queen Elizabeth II … fixed bar suspension

■ Reverse : open wreath with crown at top … in centre : THE / NEW ZEALAND / GENERAL / SERVICE / MEDAL … in minute letters at bottom : P.OS

■ Dimensions : 30.3 * 41.8 mm … ■ Weight : 22.9 g

■ Materials : cupro-nickel

■ NB : replica