Inquiry into Refused, Withheld and Forfeited Defence Honours and Awards

On 10 January 2014, the Parliamentary Secretary for Defence, the Hon. Darren Chester MP announced that the Tribunal would inquire into the refusal to issue entitlements to, withheld and forfeited defence honours and awards.  More information can be found here.

Inquiry Into Unresolved Recognition for Service with the United States Army Small Ships Section

The Tribunal has presented the report of this Inquiry to Government. The report will be published on the Tribunal’s website towards the end of April.

Inquiry into eligibility for the Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal

The Tribunal has presented the report of this Inquiry to Government. The report will be published on the Tribunal’s website towards the end of April.

Inquiry into the recognition of service with 547 Signal Troop in Vietnam

Public hearings for this Inquiry were held in Canberra and Brisbane in July and October 2013.  The Tribunal is now considering the issues raised in submissions and hearings prior to presenting its report to Government.

Inquiry Into Unresolved Recognition For Past Acts Of Naval And Military Gallantry And Valour

On1 March 2013 the Government announced that it has accepted the six recommendations made by the Tribunal for this Inquiry.  The Tribunal presented its Report for this Inquiry to Government on 6 February 2013. Read more…