Title: Australian Recipients of Imperial Honours & Awards 1901 – 1989
Author: Maton, Michael
Condition: Near Mint
Edition: 1st Edition
Publication Date: 2002
Cover: Hard Cover without Dust Jacket – 746 pages
Comments: This is the most comprehensive book on the awarding of the Imperial orders and other awards to Australians between 1901 and 1989. It covers both civilian and military recipients.
The Orders of Chivalry and Merit include:
- The Order of the Bath
- The Order of St Michael & St George
- The Order of the British Empire
The Gallantry and Distingushed Service Awards include:
- The Air Force Cross
- The Air Force Medal
- The Albert Medal
- The Distinguished Conduct Medal
- The Distinguished Flying Cross
- The Distinguished Service Order
- The Meritorious Service Medal
- The Royal Red Cross
- The Victoria Cross
Plus many more awards not listed here.
This was privately published by the author and is now a very rare title. This is copy No 59. Limited edition of 100 copies only.
An invaluable reference work for historians and collectors alike and one that doesn’t show up very often on the market.
Note – This is a very heavy book.