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: Awarded in the financial year 1888/89 (6 results)

Dr. William R. Cortis

Dr. William R. Cortis was awarded a Gold Medal for actions involving a drowning, rescue at North Sydney on the 1st August 1889.

Gold Medal Case number: 1889/04 Awarded year: 1888/89

John Mackenzie

John Mackenzie was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving a drowning, rescue at Snails Bay on the 2nd March 1889.

Silver Medal Case number: 1889/04 Awarded year: 1888/89

David J. Roche

David J. Roche was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving sea, rescue at long nose point on the 24th November 1889.

Silver Medal Case number: 1889/03 Awarded year: 1888/89

James Brough

James Brough was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving sea, rescue at long nose point on the 24th November 1889.

Silver Medal Case number: 1889/02 Awarded year: 1888/89

William James Bourne

William James Bourne was awarded a Gold Medal for actions involving a drowning, rescue at Glebe on the 9th November 1888.

Gold Medal Case number: 1889/01 Awarded year: 1888/89

Jonathon H B Martin

Jonathon H B Martin was awarded a Silver Medal for actions involving sea/harbour at Sydney Middle Head Sydney Harbour on the 7th October 1887.

Silver Medal Case number: 1888/03 Awarded year: 1888/89

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