How do I get my relatives war medals?
How to apply. Download and fill in the medal application form. Apply through your unit if you’re still serving in the armed forces. If you’re applying on behalf of someone else, you must include a copy of either your lasting power of attorney or a death certificate.
How do I claim my war medals NZ?
To apply for a medal and for general enquiries on medal entitlement, (for you or for a family member) or for information on which medals have already been issued (and when) you will need to complete the Medals application form and provide supporting information that is requested on the form.
When was the New Zealand Operational Service Medal introduced?
The New Zealand Operational Service Medal (instituted in 2002 for operational service completed from 3 September 1945) is worn after the New Zealand War Service Medal 1939-1945 and before any specific campaign medal. The New Zealand Service Medal 1946-1949 (instituted in 1995).
How do I contact New Zealand medals Ltd?
Email is the best way to make initial contact [email protected] New Zealand Medals Ltd is focused on providing high-quality service and customer satisfaction – we will do everything we can to meet your expectations in delivering a quality medal mounting service.
What order should I Wear my campaign stars and medals in?
Campaign Stars and Medals awarded for service in the Second World War (1939-1945) should be worn in the following order: 1939-1945 Star, Atlantic Star, Air Crew Europe Star, Arctic Star, Africa Star, Pacific Star, Burma Star, Italy Star, France and Germany Star, Defence Medal, War Medal 1939-1945, New Zealand War Service Medal 1939-1945.
What are the different types of military service medals?
1 New Zealand Operational Service Medal 2 New Zealand Service Medal 1946–1949 3 Korea Medal 4 Naval General Service Medal (1915) 5 General Service Medal 1918–62 6 General Service Medal 1962 7 Vietnam Medal