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Commendation for Distinguished Service
         
Artillery recipients of this Award are listed at the bottom of the page.      
         
Commendation for Distinguished Service

Commendation for Distinguished Service

The Commendation for Distinguished Service was introduced in 1991 and is awarded for distinguished performance of duties in warlike operations.

Insignia

The insignia of the Commendation for Distinguished Service is nickel-silver with a Federation Star superimposed on a row of flames.

Ribbon

The Commendation for Distinguished Service insignia is mounted on a plain ochre-red ribbon. A miniature insignia is worn on the ribbon bar.

Further Awards

Further awards of the Commendation for Distinguished Service are made by Warrant describing the separate action being recognised. No additional insignia is received or worn.

Post Nominals

There is no entitlement to postnominal letters for recipients of the Commendation for Distinguished Service.

 
Recipients:      
       
Cole Nathan Warrant Officer Class Two RAA Troop - Afghanistan 2009
       
Kenny Stuart Colonel 2015
       
Roach Simon Brigadier Joint Task Force 633 - 2012
       
Seabrook Kelvin Major 10th Iraqi Army Division Military Transition Team 2008
       
Simson Richard Major Afghan National Army Development Headquarters 2012
       
Stanhope Richard Major 4 Field Regiment 1993
       
Stanhope Richard Colonel Joint Task Force 633 2008
       
Summersby Steven Lieutenant Colonel Multi-National Force - Iraq 2007
       
Toms Noel Sergeant 3 Reconstruction Task Force 2009
       
Vagg Richard Lieutenant Colonel Artilelry Training Team Kabul 2012
       
Williams Vince Brigadier East Timor 2002 (Commander Sector West)
       
 
         
         
 

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