1972 New Zealand gallantry awards

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The 1972 New Zealand gallantry awards were announced via two Special Honours Lists dated 7 March and 27 July 1972, and recognised five New Zealand military personnel for gallant and distinguished service during operations in Vietnam.[1][2]

Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC)[edit]

Military Medal (MM)[edit]

  • Lance Corporal John Leonard Adams – Royal New Zealand Infantry Regiment.

Mention in despatches[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Honours and awards" (PDF). New Zealand Gazette. 29 March 1972. p. 672.
  2. ^ "Honours and awards" (PDF). New Zealand Gazette. 3 August 1972. p. 1582.