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The significance of ribbon colours on medals worn since 1815 by Australians

Rick Grebert

The significance of ribbon colours on medals worn since 1815 by Australians

by Rick Grebert

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Published by Landers Publishing in Dural, N.S.W .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Australia. -- Army -- Medals, badges, decorations, etc -- History,
  • Decorations of honor -- Australia

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p.127-129) and index.

    StatementRick Grebert.
    SeriesAustralian Army history collection
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUB435.A85 G74 2007
    The Physical Object
    Pagination136 p. :
    Number of Pages136
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23012669M
    ISBN 101876713186
    LC Control Number2008531713
    OCLC/WorldCa271094366

    The significance of ribbon colours on medals worn since by Australians / Rick Grebert Grebert, Rick [ Book: ] View online (access conditions) At 23 libraries. This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 35,) Australian Victoria Cross recipients and fragments of VC history / compiled by Rick Grebert. Ribbons: Medals are worn suspended from their own specific ribbons. These were first made of silk but cotton was increasingly used as the nineteenth century developed. Their own colours often have a symbolic significance: the equal stripes of the ‘ to Star,’ for example, are dark blue to represent the service of the Royal and.

    What does that yellow ribbon tied around that tree mean? Or, why is “so-and-so” wearing that ribbon color? Throughout the year, ribbons are used to celebrate and honor many occasions and holidays. Each ribbon, whether a badge ribbon, a ribbon roll, or a rosette ribbon, can stand for different things depending on colors. Typically ribbon. In some instances a silver rose emblem [worn on ribbon bar] was awarded. Air Crew Europe Star This 6 pointed star was awarded to air crews who flew missions over Europe from the United Kingdom air bases between 3 September and 5 June 3, Australians qualified for the award and bars were issued for the Atlantic, Germany, and France.

    A medal ribbon, service ribbon, or ribbon bar is a small ribbon, mounted on a small metal bar equipped with an attaching device, which is generally issued for wear in place of a medal when it is not appropriate to wear the actual medal. Each country's government has its own rules on what ribbons can be worn in what circumstances and in which order. This is usually defined in an official. Here is a table of colors for general sports, horse shows, fair & livestock, science fairs, Chamber & other organizations ribbons, as well as AKC Club Dog shows. And medal colors for all uses. Please call us at if you need assistance with your awards or in planning your event.


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With the introduction of ribbon bars, multi coloured ribbons were introduced to differentiate one medal from another. With the assistance of this book, the reader will not only be able to identify medals worn by Australians, they will also develop a greater understanding of the significance of the colours of the supporting ribbons.

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Back cover features a coloured photograph of Field Marshal Sir Thomas Blamey. GREBERT, Rick – The Significance of Ribbon Colours on Medals. worn since by Australians. Landers Publishing, Dural NSW, ISBN: Index, bibliography, pages. A useful explanation on what we always wanted to know but were.

never game to ask about the purpose and value of service medal ribbons. The War Medal is recognisable by the colours of the British flag. The Australia Service Medal by the colour of our soil.

Other medals common to Australians were the Africa Star with the sands of the desert and the Defence Medal with the greenery of the countryside against the blackouts and fires of London.

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The medal is cupro-nickel with the crowned effigy of King George VI on the obverse. The reverse has a lion standing on a double-headed dragon. The top of the reverse shows the dates and Ribbon. The ribbon colours of red, white and blue represent the colours.

Commemorative ribbons £ - £ For Orders, Decorations and Specials, Prices on application The ribbon numbers are taken from the MEDAL YEAR BOOK Not all of these ribbons are available by the Mtr Please ask If you cannot see your ribbon.

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Foreign Medals. If approved for wear, worn in order of date of award. Note: Jubilee, Coronation and Durbar medals were worn before campaign medals until Novemberafter which the order of wear was changed, with them now worn after campaign medals and before long service awards.

British military medals and ribbons. Materials: The majority of the British medals and clasps are made of solid silver, though some were issued in bronze versions, mainly to Indian non-combatants. The majority of the British campaign awards are circular, usually 36mm in diameter.

Ribbons: Medals are worn suspended from their own specific ribbons. These were first made of silk but. For service during World War II Australian personnel were awarded Imperial campaign medals. The same medals were issued to all Commonwealth personnel, and in addition Commonwealth countries generally issued a unique medal to recognise the service of their own people.

In Australia the Australia Service Medal was issued.MEDALS - Post WWII. The Medals page is intended as a guide only. Please post medal queries at the Medal & Awards Discussion Board located at the Forum. Naval General Service Medal. The NGSM was instituted on 6 August and granted to around Australians .Waterloo Medal.

British Waterloo medal for the Infamous Waterloo Battle By Wellington on June 18th The Army Long Service and Good Conduct medal has been awarded since by the Army. There are 3 issues of Meritorious medals.

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