Honours, Medals, Awards

The following service men received Honours and Awards while on active servie with Australian forces.  Honours and Awards are conferred in recognition of gallant or distinguished conduct or service.

First World War – Recommendation for awards were sourced from the London Gazette, Commonwealth of Australia Gazette, original honours and awards recommendation files, published lists of award winners, Army orders and biographical sources.   The recommendation files were created by the Australian Department of Defence between 1915 and 1919.

Second World War – Recommendations for awards were sourced from the Govenor-Generals Office which was the final approval point for honours and awards for the 1939-1945 conflict.

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