Orders, Decorations and Medals of South Africa
Links and Other References
Andrew Dinnes, Gary Gericke, Estelle Greeff, Mike Huxtable, Mark Mckee, and Dudley Wall, who have all contributed wonderful pictures and information.
Grateful thanks to South African Military Badges and Insignia, who have allowed the use of pictures from their catalogue.
South African Government - National Orders
South African Army - Former Forces Medals
South African Air Force - Decorations and Medals
David Devine - Rusty Knight: South African Medals
Jean-Paul leBlanc - Medals of South Africa
Arthur Radburn - South African Honours System - magnificently comprehensive history of medals throughout South Africa's history.
Yuri Yashnev - For Merit: South Africa
The Cape Town Highlanders - SANDF Decorations and Medals
Medalj - South Africa
Wikipedia - Orders, Decorations and Medals of South Africa
E. G. M. Alexander, G. K. B. Barron and A. J. Bateman South African Orders, Decorations and Medals, Human and Rousseau, 1986.
J. P. I. Fforde and S. Monick A guide to South African orders, decorations and medals and their ribbons, 1896-1985, South African National Museum of Military History, 1986.
S. Monick Awards of the South African Uniformed Public Services 1922-87, South African Museum of Military History, 1988.
S. Monick South African Military Awards 1912-1987, South African National Museum of Military History, 1988.
S. Monick South African Civil Awards 1910-1990, South African National Museum of Military History, 1990.
S. Monick 'The Enigmatic Order: The Order of the Star of South Africa' Scientia Militaria: South African Journal of Military Studies Vol.23(1), 1993
Page last updated: 21 March 2012