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Defence Honours & Awards

Australian Awards

Returned from Active Service Badge

The purpose of the Returned from Active Service Badge (RASB) is to recognise Australian Defence Force members who have returned from active or warlike service during military campaigns in operational areas.

The RASB is not issued posthumously.

Some badges were issued with production numbers on the reverse. These are not recorded by the Directorate of Honours and Awards and current stocks do not have numbers.

Honours and Awards Manual

Refer to Chapter 40 of the Honours and Awards Manual.


Apply for the RASB using the online application

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