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1st Battalion Rhodesian Light Infantry Regimental Association

Honours and Awards

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Orders, Decorations and Medals
Awarded to personnel of The Rhodesian Light Infantry
 
SUMMARY
     
Silver Cross of Rhodesia SCR 4
Officer of the Legion of Merit (Combatant) OLM 2
Member of the Legion of Merit (Non-Combatant) MLM 1
Member of the Legion of Merit (Combatant) MLM 6
Bronze Cross of Rhodesia BCR 42
Defense Cross for Distinguished Service DCD 1
Defense Forces Medal for Meritorious Service DMM 9
Military Forces Commendation (MFC)(Operational) MFC 42
Military Forces Commendation (MFC)(Non-Operational) MFC 8
President’s Commendation for Brave Conduct Service   1
Medal for Meritorious Service MSM 3
 
Silver Cross of Rhodesia (SCR)
For Conspicuous Gallantry
         
724115 Sergeant McNeilage, P. I. 13-09-74 1 Commando
727700 Sergeant McKelvie, J. 29-07-77 Support Commando
727860 Corporal Phillips, R. N. 19-05-78 Support Commando
780673 Major B. M. Snelgar 07-12-79 3 Commando
 
Officer of the Legion of Merit (OLM) (Combatant)
For Distinguished Service to Rhodesia
         
780636 Major P. W. Armstrong 23-09-77 Support Commando
780689 Major N. D. Henson 30-04-80 Support Commando
 
Member of the Legion of Merit (MLM)
For Distinguished Service to Rhodesia
         
780276 Major H. St. J. Rowley 12-07-71 3 Commando
         
 
Member of the Legion of Merit (MLM) (Combatant)
For Distinguished Service to Rhodesia
780525 Major J. C. W. Aust 26-09-75 2 Commando
780509 Major R. E. H. Lockley 26-09-75 1 Commando
780527 Major D. R. Lambert 15-10-76 3 Commando
780658 Major J. T. Strong 14-04-78 3 Commando
780756 Major F. R. Watts 07-12-79 1 Commando
781038 Major C. H. Webster (RMO) 30-04-80 Base Group
 
Bronze Cross of Rhodesia (BCR)
For Gallantry
780588 Lieutenant A. G. Sachse 23.10.70 3 Commando
780634 2nd Lieutenant N. G. C. Fawcett 23.10.70 1 Commando
780637 2nd Lieutenant C. J. Pearce 23.10.70 3 Commando
780658 2nd Lieutenant J. T. Strong 23.10.70 3 Commando
780768 WOII A. K. Tourle 23.10.70 3 Commando
723507 Corporal Croukamp, D. E. W. 23.10.70 3 Commando
723858 Corporal Johnstone, K. R. 23.10.70 3 Commando
723666 Corporal Korb, R. R. 23.10.70 3 Commando
723694 Lance-Corporal Lahee, T. S. 23.10.70 3 Commando
780884 2nd Lieutenant R. J. A. Passaportis 13.09.74 1 Commando
726084 Colour Sergeant Fouché, E. G. 13.09.74 2 Commando
780838 Lieutenant C. B. Willis 26.09.75 3 Commando
780889 2nd Lieutenant M. R. Moseley 26.09.75 1 Commando
725494 Sergeant White, P. C. O. 26.09.75 1 Commando
725324 Corporal Welch, C. C. S. 26.09.75 1 Commando
780929 Lieutenant N. J. Theron 15.10.76 2 Commando
724678 Sergeant Kerr, M. D. 15.10.76 Support Commando
99295 Trooper de Beer, D. J. 15.10.76 1 Commando
726202 Trooper Riekert, D. J. 15.10.76 1 Commando
V2567 Lieutenant D. A. Samuels 27.07.77 2 Commando
781051 2nd Lieutenant G. D. B. Murdoch 29.07.77 2 Commando
725748 Lance-Corporal Fourie, J. 29.07.77 Support Commando
727598 Trooper Hyde, J. B. 29.07.77 Support Commando
727990 Lance-Corporal Watson, M. W. 23.09.77 Support Commando
725082 Corporal Hodgson, T. G. 23.09.77 2 Commando
780998 Lieutenant R. J. Smith 31.03.78 3 Commando
780883 Lieutenant J. M. Adams 31.03.78 3 Commando
724703 Sergeant Taylor, D. B. 31.03.78 3 Commando
728900 Lance-Corporal Galloway, G. M. 31.03.78 3 Commando
781045 Lieutenant R. J. van Malsen 13.04.79 1 Commando
725044 Corporal Kirkpatrick, P. 13.04.79 1 Commando
726942 Corporal van Niekerk, H. J. 13.04.79 1 Commando
728272 Corporal Macloughlin, N. K. 08.06.79 Support Commando
727997 Corporal Binion, P. M. 04.08.79 Support Commando
V3945 2nd Lieutenant D. C. Rosenfels 04.09.79 3 Commando
727785 Trooper Traynor, Z. R. 04.09.79 Support Commando
726102 Sergeant Kerr, E. J. R. 30.11.79 1 Commando
729624 Corporal Harding, R. J. A. 30.11.79 1 Commando
728323 Corporal Gibson, A. R. 30.11.79 3 Commando
728703 Corporal Kidd, B. R. 07.12.79 3 Commando
781335 Lieutenant S. J. Carpenter 30.04.80 Support Commando
726707 Sergeant Warren, C. E. 30.04.80 3 Commando
 
Defence Cross for Distinguished Service (DCD)
For Distinguished Service
 
         
780534 Major G. Walsh (QM) 11-11-76 Battalion HQ
         
 
 
Defence Forces' Medal for Meritorious Service (DMM)
For Meritorious Service.
         
780592 Captain R. F. Reid-Daly, MBE 12.07.71 Battalion HQ
720854 WO1 (RSM) Tarr, R. O. 11.11.71 Battalion HQ
780243 Lieutenant-Colonel R. W. Southey 11.11.71 Battalion HQ
780767 Captain A. C. Dace 11.11.76 Battalion HQ
723964 Colour Sergeant Norman, J. F. A. 15.09.78 3 Commando
780692 Captain P. J. Cooper 11.11.78 Training Troop
721362 WOI (RSM) Springer, H. J. 11.11.78 Battalion HQ
721525 WOI Monson, L. 13.04.79 Battalion HQ
724876 WOII Enslin, G. N. 13.04.79 Support Commando

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