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Medal - Royal Humane Society of Australasia - Bronze Medal for Bravery 1983

From the Collection of Cockatoo History & Heritage Group Cockatoo Victoria

Description
Bronze Medal. Ribbon navy blue edged with silver & gold central strip. Observe (face or main design) the female figure represents Australasia placing a wreath on the head of a kneeling figure, under the Southern Cross. The Latin motto translates as "Bravery Rewarded". Reverse: the name of the awardee is inscribed inside a wreath of laurel and eucalyptus.
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Object Registration
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Keywords
bravery awards, ash wednesday, bushfires, cockatoo victoria, dorothy joan griffin
Inscriptions & Markings
Awarded to DJ Griffin
16-2-1983
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:09AM