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New Zealand campaign medals

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New Zealand campaign medals

Prior to 1946 the New Zealand armed forces received honours of the United Kingdom, including military decorations and campaign medals. Since the end of World War 2 there have been constant moves towards an independent New Zealand honours system. This has resulted in a new system of New Zealand honours, gallantry and bravery awards, and campaign medals.

The following are a list, in order of precedence as defined in references below. Those campaign medals which have been independently issued by New Zealand to its armed forces are in bold.[1]

Contents

  • 19th century 1
  • South African War 2
  • World War I 3
  • World War II 4
  • World War II to Vietnam War 5
  • Post Vietnam War 6
  • See also 7
  • References 8
  • External links 9

19th century

South African War

World War I

World War II

World War II to Vietnam War

Post Vietnam War

See also

References

  1. ^ "The Wearing of Medals in New Zealand Table". New Zealand Defence Force. Retrieved 26 August 2014. 

External links

  • NZDF Order of Wear
  • New Zealand Defence Force – Campaign medals information page
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