Recognising acts of bravery by bestowing awards on those who risk their lives to save others.

Recipients

Medals and certificates of merit awarded in recognition of the following brave deeds.

To all recipients, the Society conveys the thanks, admiration and congratulations of the people of New South Wales.

Filtered by: Award type Silver (607 results)

Isabella McLean

Isabella McLean was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving a drowning, rescue at Moruya on the 16th October 1897.

Silver Medal Case number: 1898/16 Awarded year: 1897/98

Captain Angus Sutherland

Captain Angus Sutherland was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving a shipwreck at Moruya on the 16th October 1897.

Silver Medal Case number: 1898/15 Awarded year: 1897/98

John Percival McArthur

John Percival McArthur was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving a drowning, rescue at Bondi on the 12th March 1898.

Silver Medal Case number: 1898/13 Awarded year: 1897/98

Frank Moore

Frank Moore was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving a drowning, rescue at Bondi on the 12th March 1898.

Silver Medal Case number: 1898/12 Awarded year: 1897/98

St John McVernon

St John McVernon was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving a drowning, rescue at Bondi on the 12th March 1898.

Silver Medal Case number: 1898/11 Awarded year: 1897/98

John George

John George was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving sea, rescue at Forster on the 1st July 1897.

Silver Medal Case number: 1898/07 Awarded year: 1897/98

Constance Emily Mytton Pratt

Constance Emily Mytton Pratt was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving a drowning, rescue at Parramatta on the 5th February 1898.

Silver Medal Case number: 1898/06 Awarded year: 1897/98

Arthur Cavill

Arthur Cavill was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving a drowning, rescue at Sydney on the 30th December 1897.

Silver Medal Case number: 1898/04 Awarded year: 1897/98

Ernest W.G. Twentyman

Ernest W.G. Twentyman was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving a drowning, rescue at Circular Quay on the 26th February 1898.

Silver Medal Case number: 1898/03 Awarded year: 1897/98

Joseph Victor Powell

Joseph Victor Powell was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving a drowning, rescue at Central Wharf on the 11th October 1897.

Silver Medal Case number: 1898/02 Awarded year: 1897/98

Alfred Leonard Joseph Burgess

Alfred Leonard Joseph Burgess was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving a drowning, rescue at Paterson River on the 16th November 1897.

Silver Medal Case number: 1898/01 Awarded year: 1897/98

Leslie George Young

Leslie George Young was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving a drowning, rescue at national Park (suburb unknown) on the 14th January 1898.

Silver Medal Case number: 1899/16 Awarded year: 1898/99

James Joseph Brennan

James Joseph Brennan was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving a drowning, rescue at Pyrmont on the 23rd July 1899.

Silver Medal Case number: 1899/13 Awarded year: 1898/99

John Emerson

John Emerson was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving a drowning, rescue at Cockatoo Island on the 20th March 1899.

Silver Medal Case number: 1899/12 Awarded year: 1898/99

William Vansittart Laing

William Vansittart Laing was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving sea, rescue at Redhead on the 16th December 1898.

Silver Medal Case number: 1899/11 Awarded year: 1898/99

Rettie Victoria Maude Stennett

Rettie Victoria Maude Stennett was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving a drowning, rescue at Manly on the 7th April 1899.

Silver Medal Case number: 1899/10 Awarded year: 1898/99

Orlando T. Taylor

Orlando T. Taylor was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving a drowning, rescue at Circular Quay on the 18th July 1899.

Silver Medal Case number: 1899/09 Awarded year: 1898/99

Fireman Sydney Henry Restall

Fireman Sydney Henry Restall was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving a drowning, rescue at Circular Quay on the 1st April 1899.

Silver Medal Case number: 1899/08 Awarded year: 1898/99

Alfred Phillip Connolly

Alfred Phillip Connolly was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving sea, rescue at Sydney Harbour on the 23rd November 1898.

Silver Medal Case number: 1899/07 Awarded year: 1898/99

Clement Patrick Smith

Clement Patrick Smith was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving a drowning, rescue at Moruya River on the 12th January 1899.

Silver Medal Case number: 1899/06 Awarded year: 1898/99

William Purves Gowans

William Purves Gowans was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving a drowning, rescue at Sydney on the 3rd December 1898.

Silver Medal Case number: 1899/05 Awarded year: 1898/99

Julian Shaw

Julian Shaw was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving a railway at Lisarow on the 19th October 2007.

Silver Medal Case number: 2011/25 Awarded year: 2010/11

Robert George Brown

Robert George Brown was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving a drowning, rescue at Tathra on the 18th November 2008.

Silver Medal Case number: 2011/14 Awarded year: 2010/11

Retained Firefighter Brian Graham Jones

Retained Firefighter Brian Graham Jones was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving a floodwaters, rescue at New Lambton on the 8th June 2007.

Silver Medal Case number: 2011/06 Awarded year: 2010/11

Senior Constable Andrew James Mayfield

Senior Constable Andrew James Mayfield was awarded a Silver Medal & Galleghan Award for actions involving a suicide, rescue at Sydney on the 25th November 2007.

Silver Medal Galleghan Case number: 2010/17 Awarded year: 2009/10

James Rowlinson

James Rowlinson was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving surf, rescue at Culburra Beach on the 8th September 2007.

Silver Medal Case number: 2010/11 Awarded year: 2009/10

Julien Francois Porteils

Julien Francois Porteils was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving a drowning, rescue at Sydney on the 6th January 1900.

Silver Medal Case number: 1900/11 Awarded year: 1899/00

Joseph William Cottrell

Joseph William Cottrell was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving a drowning, rescue at Milson's Point on the 28th February 1900.

Silver Medal Case number: 1900/10 Awarded year: 1899/00

Bernard McDonogh

Bernard McDonogh was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving a drowning, rescue at Richmond River on the 17th March 1900.

Silver Medal Case number: 1900/09 Awarded year: 1899/00

Henry William Field

Henry William Field was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving a drowning, rescue on the 6th September 1899.

Silver Medal Case number: 1900/08 Awarded year: 1899/00

William Morris Smedley

William Morris Smedley was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving a drowning, rescue at Darling Harbour on the 26th July 1899.

Silver Medal Case number: 1900/07 Awarded year: 1899/00

Constable Edwin Anstee

Constable Edwin Anstee was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving a fire, house at Mortlake on the 19th July 1901.

Silver Medal Case number: 1901/22 Awarded year: 1900/01

Charles Henry Gibson

Charles Henry Gibson was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving a fire on the 10th July 1901.

Silver Medal Case number: 1901/21 Awarded year: 1900/01

William Kirk

William Kirk was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving a capsized vessel on the 23rd June 1901.

Silver Medal Case number: 1901/20 Awarded year: 1900/01

Constable Joh Thomas Pattinson

Constable Joh Thomas Pattinson was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving a drowning, rescue at Manly on the 27th May 1901.

Silver Medal Case number: 1901/19 Awarded year: 1900/01

Henry William Field

Henry William Field was awarded a Silver Medal (Bar) for actions involving a drowning, rescue on the 23rd March 1901.

Silver Medal Case number: 1901/18 Awarded year: 1900/01

Henry William Field

Henry William Field was awarded a Silver Medal (Bar) for actions involving a drowning, rescue at Sydney on the 20th October 1900.

Silver Medal Case number: 1901/17 Awarded year: 1900/01

Loftus Cosway Nutt

Loftus Cosway Nutt was awarded a Silver Medal (Bar) for actions involving a drowning, rescue on the 11th February 1901.

Silver Medal Case number: 1901/16 Awarded year: 1900/01

Loftus Cosway Nutt

Loftus Cosway Nutt was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving a drowning, rescue at Balmain on the 6th November 1900.

Silver Medal Case number: 1901/15 Awarded year: 1900/01

Robert Robertson Craig

Robert Robertson Craig was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving a drowning, rescue on the 13th November 1900.

Silver Medal Case number: 1901/14 Awarded year: 1900/01

John Thomas Miller

John Thomas Miller was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving a flood at Goulburn .

Silver Medal Case number: 1901/13a Awarded year: 1900/01

Sergeant Charles McHardy

Sergeant Charles McHardy was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving a flood at Goulburn .

Silver Medal Case number: 1901/13 Awarded year: 1900/01

Nils Edward Johnson

Nils Edward Johnson was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving a drowning, rescue at Nelligen on the 16th January 1901.

Silver Medal Case number: 1901/12 Awarded year: 1900/01

James Hay

James Hay was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving poisonous gases on the 4th March 1901.

Silver Medal Case number: 1901/11b Awarded year: 1900/01

Isaac Parr

Isaac Parr was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving poisonous gases on the 4th March 1901.

Silver Medal Case number: 1901/11c Awarded year: 1900/01

Andrew Neilsen Apitz

Andrew Neilsen Apitz was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving poisonous gases on the 4th March 1901.

Silver Medal Case number: 1901/11a Awarded year: 1900/01

Senior Constable David Davies

Senior Constable David Davies was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving poisonous gases on the 4th March 1901.

Silver Medal Case number: 1901/11 Awarded year: 1900/01

Claud Gordon Corbett

Claud Gordon Corbett was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving a drowning, rescue on the 24th February 1901.

Silver Medal Case number: 1901/06 Awarded year: 1900/01

Patrick Thomas Casey

Patrick Thomas Casey was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving a drowning, rescue at North Sydney on the 19th February 1901.

Silver Medal Case number: 1901/05 Awarded year: 1900/01

James Alexander Hamilton

James Alexander Hamilton was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving a drowning, rescue at Parbury's Wharf on the 3rd January 1901.

Silver Medal Case number: 1901/04 Awarded year: 1900/01

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