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Defence Honours & Awards

Australian Awards

Since 1975

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There have been several campaign medals awarded to Australians since 1975. Most of them have been introduced as part of the Australian system of honours and include medals to recognise service on warlike and non-warlike operational service after 1975. Campaign service in Afghanistan and Iraq has been recognised by the issue of campaign medals.

The campaign medals are worn in the position notified by the Governor-General in The Order of Wearing Australian Honours and Awards.

See also List of Medals