2017 Decisions

The following decisions were made by the Tribunal in 2017:

 

Major M and The Department of Defence [2017] DHAAT 01 Medal for Gallantry – On 14 April 2017, the Government agreed to the Tribunal’s recommendation

Lane and the Department of Defence [2017] DHAAT 02 – US Air Medal

Coombs and the Department of Defence [2017] DHAAT 04 ASM with Clasp ‘SE ASIA’

Barry and the Department of Defence [2017] DHAAT 05 Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal

Farthing and the Department of Defence re: Perry [2017] DHAAT 06 Victoria Cross – On 14 July 2017, Government agreed to the Tribunal’s recommendation

Speedy and the Department of Defence re: Perrott and Kyle [2017] DHAAT 07 Victoria Cross – On 17 June 2017, Government agreed to the Tribunal’s recommendation

Espin and the Department of Defence [2017] DHAAT 08 Australian Service Medal

Ford and the Department of Defence [2017] DHAAT 09 Medal for Gallantry – On 30 May 2017, Government agreed to the Tribunal’s recommendation

Cicala and the Department of Defence [2017] DHAAT 10 Conspicuous Service Medal – On 30 May 2017, Government agreed to the Tribunal’s recommendation

Wright and the Department of Defence re: Hakewill [2017] DHAAT 11 Victoria Cross – On 30 May 2017, Government agreed to the Tribunal’s recommendation

Mitterer and the Department of Defence [2017] DHAAT 12 Australian Active Service Medal

Delaney and the Department of Defence [2017] DHAAT 13 Australian Defence Medal

Morrissey and the Department of Defence [2017] DHAAT 14 Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal

Lewis and the Department of Defence [2017] DHAAT 15 General Service Medal

Street and Gilchrist and the Department of Defence [2017] DHAAT 16 Star of Gallantry – On 26 August 2017, Government agreed to the Tribunal’s recommendation

Smith and the Department of Defence [2017] DHAAT 17 Australian Defence Medal

Bower and the Department of Defence [2018] DHAAT 18 Australian Defence Medal

Thompson and Hearder and the Department of Defence [2017] DHAAT 19 Foreign Awards Vietnam

Hawkins and the Department of Defence [2017] DHAAT 20 Medal for Gallantry – On 6 June 2018, Government agreed to the Tribunal’s recommendation

Cain and the Department of Defence [2017] DHAAT 21 Conspicuous Service Cross

Reid and the Department of Defence [2017] DHAAT 22 Victoria Cross – On 29 May 2018, Government agreed to the Tribunal’s recommendation

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Oil on canvas on hardboard, 1968

RAAF's first operation over North Korea
Robert Taylor
Oil on canvas, 1986