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  DPMC - New Zealand Honours: Order of Wear
It is not worn in miniature and the ribbon is not worn with undress uniform.
The lapel badges of the New Zealand Orders, Gallantry and Bravery Awards and the New Zealand Antarctic Medal are worn on the left lapel or left side of the dress, on those occasions the full-size or miniature insignia are not worn, at the discretion of the holder.
The Order of St John Life Saving Medals (gold, silver and bronze) and the gold silver and bronze medals awarded by the Royal Humane Society of New Zealand, and ribbons denoting the same, may be worn on the right side of the coat on all occasions when official Orders, Decorations and Medals are worn.
www.dpmc.govt.nz /honours/overview/order-of-wear.html   (2632 words)

  Order (decoration) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Legion of Honour serves as the model for numerous modern orders of merit in the Western World, such as the Order of Leopold (Belgium, 1832) and the Order of the British Empire (United Kingdom, 1917).
These orders typically have five classes, each wearing a badge (usually enamelled) on a ribbon, as a sash for the senior class, around the neck or on the left chest for the lower grades (ladies may wear the badge on a bow on the left chest).
Modern orders are usually open to all citizens of a particular country, regardless of status, sex, race or creed (although some countries require their citizens to have reached a certain age before becoming eligible).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Order_(decoration)   (536 words)

 Military decoration - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A military decoration is a decoration given to military personnel or units for heroism in battle or distinguished service.
Civil decorations awarded to military personnel should not be considered military decorations, although some orders of chivalry have civil and military divisions.
Decorations received by police and fire brigade personnel may sometimes be considered alongside military decorations, on which they may be modelled, although they are strictly not military awards.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Military_decoration   (197 words)

 Soviet Military Orders
After the formation of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics in 1922, the country's military decoration, the Order of the Red Banner of the USSR, was instituted by the ordinance of the Central Executive Committee of the USSR of August 1, 1924.
On April 6, 1930, the Order of Lenin, the country's highest decoration, was instituted by an ordinance of the Presidium of the Central Executive Committee of the USSR.
Order of Bogdan Khmelnitsky 1st Class No. 1 was given, by an ordinance of October 26, 1943, to Major-General A.I.Danilov, Commander of the 12th Army of the Third Ukrainian Front, for his part in the liberation of the city of Zaporozhye.
www.sadcom.com /pins/article/su_orders.htm   (4231 words)

 The Prussian Crown Order 1st Model
Since orders were given for long service, there were certain officials that couldn't get around being awarded a certain type and class of order.
Swords for example were given infrequently, the Red Cross decorations for 1870/71, the cross attachment for the members of the order of St. John and the long service or jubilee numbers.
Definitely rare are all decorations of the first model, awarded in the form with the small crown until approx.
www.medalnet.net /Crownorder_Fake.htm   (661 words)

 Manual for Companions of State Decorations
Decorations shall be worn as prescribed by the State Decorations Act and the “Procedure for wearing orders and decorations”, approved by a regulation of the Government of the Republic; in addition to this, foreign orders and decorations shall be worn according to their statutes or constitution.
Exceptions to this are the Cross of Liberty, the Order of the Cross of the Eagle with swords, the iron crosses of the Cross of the Eagle and decoration medals, in which case the person may wear all classes of decorations awarded to him or her.
The orders and decorations of institutions and organisations that have been officially approved and registered in Estonia shall be worn according to their statutes on public holidays and on the festive occasions of the respective institution on the left side of the breast after state decorations or on the right side of the breast.
www.rk.ee /symb/juhend_text_ik.htm   (3310 words)

 Decoration Bureau
Awards, in the form of decorations and medals of honor, are bestowed upon individuals of merit, in recognition of their national or public services, and in honor of their distinguished accomplishments in respective areas of society.
The Decoration Bureau of the Cabinet Office is responsible for administrative duties pertaining to the conferral of awards, from conducting studies and research on the awards system to planning and selecting recipients for the Biannual Decoration Ceremonies and other awards.
Decorations are awarded to commendable persons over the age of 70, and to individuals over the age of 55, recognized for their diligence in areas away from the public eye.
www8.cao.go.jp /english/decoration   (439 words)

 German Order - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Teutonic Order was founded by german speaking people as a hospital order outside Akkon in the Holy Land in 1190 during the Crusades.
The former castle of the Teutonic Order in Bad Mergentheim served as the residence of the Grand and German Masters of the Teutonic Order from 1525 until 1809.
The current residence of the Hochmeister, the head of order, is in Vienna, Singerstrasse 7.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/German_Order   (320 words)

 Der Rittmeister Militaria, Imperial German Merchandise Page 5, Orders & Decorations Nr 1: the 4 German Kingdoms, the ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
The decoration is mounted on a triangular ribbon for Austria a neighboring Kingdom of Württemberg.
This is a quarter-sized jubilee decoration for Köning Karl of Württemberg.
It was the primary military decoration for the Kingdom of Bavaria.
www.derrittmeister.com /orders1.htm   (6738 words)

 Halloween decoration, halloween props, childrens halloween costumes, halloween costumes   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Orders may be delayed in production, trust that every effort will be made to handle the order in the fastest possible time.
Orders returned via mail without a delivery confirmation are considered unauthorized returns, and Halloweenplus.com will not be responsible for refunding these returned items if there is no way to confirm receipt to us.
Any orders returned with out any means of tracking or delivery confirmation will be considered an unauthorized return and we are not responsible for refunding the order if we cannot verify receipt of the return.
www.halloweenplus.com /index.cfm?Page=order_information&Nav=orderinfo   (747 words)

 PGSA - Polish Orders of Chivalry
Holders of this Order, during the time of August II, had to purchase numerous copies of the star of the Order as it was required to be worn on all outer garments, including the recipient's dressing gown.
The Order of Saint Stanislaus by this time in history had become a powerful lobby group in the fight against communism and as well had established a network of trustworthy contacts throughout Eastern Europe which would no doubt serve as a means of distributing aid to those most in need.
The Order of Military Virtue was revived by the Polish Republic in 1919, not as an order of chivalry but as the nation's highest gallantry award bestowed "for extreme courage on the field of battle".
www.pgsa.org /polechiv.htm   (2521 words)

 The Monarchy Today > The Queen's role > Sovereign as Fountain of Honour > Order of the British Empire   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
For the first time, women were included in an order of chivalry, and it was decided that the Order should also include foreigners who had helped the British war effort.
The Order of the British Empire is the order of chivalry of British democracy.
A Chapel for the Order was subsequently built in the cathedral crypt (where Nelson, Wellington and Sir Christopher Wren are buried, amongst others) and its formal dedication in 1969 was attended by The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh (Grand Master of the Order).
www.royal.gov.uk /output/Page498.asp   (318 words)

 Jamaica Defence Force - Awards
The award of an Order signifies appointment to one of the five Societies of Honour named at Section 3 of the National Honours and Awards Act, and gives the awardee the right of membership of that Order and to wear the insignia of the Order.
Every person appointed to the Order of National Hero is entitled to be styled "Right Excellent" and persons appointed to the other Societies are entitled to have the post nominals of the Order to which they are appointed placed after their names when the use of such post nominals is appropriate.
The mounting of medal, or medals in their order of precedence, on a stiff backing which concealed by the relevant medal ribbon(s) and to which backing a brooch is affixed, with a medal(s) firmly affixed to the backing.
www.jdfmil.org /overview/awards/awards2.html   (610 words)

 Amazon.com: Decoration Day: Music: Drive By Truckers   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
More than any DBT record before it, Decoration Day feels utterly anachronistic, like it was recorded before the CD era and should ideally be listened to on LP with all the attendant hisses and pops.
Decoration Day is an awesome rekkid from start to finish, not a dud track to be found just killer songwriting/storytelling & playing until the end...
Most of the songs on Decoration Day are about the hardships and sadness inherent growing up as a poor white boy in the South and nearly every song rings true with acoustic guitars and excellent electric and pedal steel guitar throughout.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/B00009M8IA?v=glance   (1924 words)

 TreasureNet Photo Forum - Re: Treasure Hunting In St.Petersburg, Russia!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
The decoration of Military Order, usually called "George Cross" was established in 1807 by Russian Emperor Alexander I. The purpose of this order was decoration of low ranks of army and navy for the deeds and courage in wartime.
Military Order was the most democratic decoration for low ranks since it could be given irrespectively the title, class, and in some cases the people to be decorated were elected by company or battalion vote.
Decorated with military order low ranks got life pension and were free of corporal punishment as well as they used a number of privileges fixed by the statute.
www.treasurenet.com /forum/photos/archives/20000125/messages/1025477.shtml   (399 words)

 The Imperial Austrian Order of Leopold 1914-1918
The Order of Leopold was founded by Kaiser Franz I on the 8th of January 1808.
A War Decoration to the Order was introduced on the 23rd of February 1860 which took the form of a gold Laurel Wreath.
The Ordens-Kanzlist or Chancery Clerk of the Order of Leopold in 1910: Hof-Zeremoniell-Direktor Wilhelm Friedrich Nepalleck.
www.austro-hungarian-army.co.uk /leopold.htm   (726 words)

The highest attainable Croatian military decoration, the Order of the Iron Trefoil was founded on December 27, 1941.
The second highest Croatian military decoration, the Order of the Crown of King Zvonimir was established on May 15, 1941.
The decoration itself was shaped as a Croatian trefoil in white enamel, with golden edges, golden Croatian braids in the leaves, and a golden crown in the center.
www.angelfire.com /nj/ww2/croatianawards.html   (788 words)

 Roth v. U.S.
Roth’s complaint nor the court’s order to add to his record an AF Form 77 explaining that the absence of an OER for the period March 8, 1988, to January 31, 1989, was not his fault.
Roth an end-of-tour decoration for his service at Shaw AFB should be forwarded to the proper authority for a determination whether the award should be issued.
Roth’s record were in order, the court simply should have referred his corrected record to SSBs for a determination as to whether, if he had gone before the 1993 and 1994 lieutenant colonel selection boards with his record as corrected, he would have been promoted.
www.ll.georgetown.edu /federal/judicial/fed/opinions/03opinions/03-5116.html   (10785 words)

 Cross Decoration
Orders for decorated product are not approved until final artwork is received and approved.
Cancellations or changes to orders — Firm orders which are cancelled or changed while in process will be assessed a service charge.
Art charge — Orders for new emblems that are submitted without camera-ready artwork, or requiring special design services, are subject to an additional art charge.
www.adsources.com /PENS/CROSS/crdeco.htm   (2102 words)

 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Order of the Knights of Christ
He then obtained for this order the approbation of Pope John XXII, who, by a Bull (1319), gave these knights the rule of the Knights of Calatrava (see Calatrava, Military Order of) and put them under the control of the Cistercian Abbot of Alcobaca.
The last attempt at a reform of the order was that of the Queen Donna Maria, made with the approbation of Pius VI (1789).
The Order of Christ, as a papal decoration, or order of
www.newadvent.org /cathen/03698b.htm   (1213 words)

The Chancellor of the Order, Consul B. John Zavrel explained: „The symbolism of these colors is for those who wear them both an obligation and a mission to work in the spirit of understaning among nations and for peace.
The Ribbon of the Order is worn by the Knights on the left lapel.
The Ribbon of the Order is worn in public on festive occasions and at celebrations.
www.meaus.com /108-alexander-order-ribbon.htm   (283 words)

 MOPHFlags.org | An American Decoration   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
The Purple Heart is an American decoration-the oldest military decoration in the world in present use and the first American award made available to the common soldier.
The order to be retroactive to the earliest stages of the war, and to be a permanent one." Washington ended his order with: "The road to glory in a patriot army and a free country is thus open to all."
An organization now known as the "Military Order of the Purple Heart," was formed in 1932 for the protection and mutual interest of all who have received the decoration.
www.purpleheart.org /explain.html   (808 words)

 German Medals of pre WW1 and during WW1
This decoration was produced by a court jeweller to Wilhelm II and is hallmarked for Sy and Wagner along with.937 silver.
The decorations removed were from position #2 a Zähringer Lion Knights Cross from Baden, and a Prussian Crown Order (most likely a 4th Class but possibly a 3rd) from position #10.
His Baden decorations were mounted to the far left, as was correct, and his Prussian decorations which took preference were to the right.
www.diggerhistory.info /pages-medals/german_medals2.htm   (1286 words)

 Mis Quince Anos decorations, candles, favors, charms, figurines, Sweet 15
Decorate your cake or centerpieces with these 12" long white taper candles.
Can be decorated with flowers - just stick them into the styrofoam, or spray-painted, painted with glitter paints..
These plastic figurines can be used to decorate your cake, caketops, wire coaches, centerpieces or favors.
bridalshop.freeservers.com /decorations-quince.html   (241 words)

 SUVCW: General John A. Logan's Memorial Day Order
The 30th day of May, 1868, is designated for the purpose of strewing with flowers or otherwise decorating the graves of comrades who died in defense of their country during the late rebellion, and whose bodies now lie in almost every city, village, and hamlet churchyard in the land.
It is the purpose of the Commander-in-Chief to inaugurate this observance with the hope it will be kept up from year to year, while a survivor of the war remains to honor the memory of his departed comrades.
He earnestly desires the public press to call attention to this Order, and lend its friendly aid in bringing it to the notice of comrades in all parts of the country in time for simultaneous compliance therewith.
suvcw.org /logan.htm   (382 words)

 Orders and Medals
Belgian Grouping - Included in the grouping is The Order of Leopold II, The Order of the Crown, Decoration for Labor, and Military Decoration all is excellent condition.
The Order of Phoenix is the 3rd oldest Greek order, dating back to the late 1920s, and one of the 4 that still exist (The others are Orders of Redeemer, Welfare and Honor).
The order/ decoration is always worn second, after the order of Redeemer and before all other orders and military medals.
www.ahgmilitaria.com /ordersmedals.html   (1493 words)

 Physician Order Entry   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
The word physician should not be confused with physicist, whichmeans a scientist in the area of physics.
In information processing, order is a measure ofthe number of objects or sub-systems in a system as seen by an observer.
Ordered sets of pitches or pitch classes such as a tone row, see the mathematical meaningabove.
www.relativeaccess.com /File/36227-Physician.Order.Entry.Html   (583 words)

 order - OneLook Dictionary Search
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 Wedding Flower Decoration Order Form: Decorative Florals for Wedding Favors
If the decoration you order is not currently in stock, we can usually procure it within 2 weeks.
Decorative florals may be added to any box and with any ribbon.
Decorative florals are available in paper, satin, foam, and ceramic with a variety of flowers and bouqets available.
www.stuffedchocolate.com /wedding_flower.htm   (657 words)

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