Author(s): Clive Johnson
This second edition is without question the most comprehensive reference of honors, decorations, awards, medals and official forms of recognition to Australians ever produced. "Australians Awarded" has been compiled over 15 years to create 800 pages of in-depth detail on Honors, Medals and Decorations bestowed upon Australians from 1770 to 2013. This edition includes comprehensive ribbon charts incorporating historical and current awards; detailed tables for types of awards; numbers issued, values, font types, medal types, ribbons, clasps, official badges, plaques, scrolls, certificates and detail for entitlement. "Australians Awarded "also includes the only comprehensive listing of foreign orders and decorations to Australians between 1850 and 2013, as well as the never before published state-by-state multi-jurisdictional internal forms of recognition and awards. All of this is studied and explained, with 1000's of images and extensive historical text. This book is for anyone with a passion for Australian military history, the enthusiast or specialist, the professional, the amateur, the collector, the dealer or simply anyone who has ever been, an "Australian Awarded."
Clive Johnson, has abackground in antiques and militarycollectables specializing in honours and awardshaving spent the past 40 years learning and researching thisvastly popular and highly versatile field.
10 Acknowledgments 11 Glossary and General Information 11 Introduction 30 Imperial Decorations and Gallantry Awards 167 Early Campaign Medals 473 Nato, United Nation and Joint Services Medals 497 State Awards 625 Awards Recognised for War on the Right Hand Side 642 Official Memorial Plaques and Scrolls 652 Official Government Issued Badges WWI 665 Official Government Issued Badges WWII to Current 673 Unofficial - Awarded, Gifted or Presented 731 Index