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 Bronze (2064 results)

Senior Constable Ethan Tesoriero

Senior Constable Ethan Tesoriero was awarded a Bronze Medal for the rescue of a person who had fallen on a railway line and was entrapped under a train at Warwick Farm on 28 June 2016

Bronze Medal Case number: 2019/23 Awarded year: 2020/21

Kevin Dowd

Kevin Dowd was awarded a Bronze Medal for assisting a man from a burning vehicle at South Lismore on 28 September 2016

Bronze Medal Case number: 2020/15 Awarded year: 2020/21

Senior Constable Steven Thorpe

Senior Constable Steven Thorpe was awarded a Bronze Medal for his actions in saving a woman from drowning in Lake Mulwala on 26 November 2017

Bronze Medal Case number: 2020/04 Awarded year: 2020/21

Former Inspector Rafic Ajaka

Former Inspector Rafic Ajaka was awarded a Bronze Medal for their actions in the evacuation of the occupants of a burning unit block at Bexley on 5 August 2013

Bronze Medal Case number: 2019/24 Awarded year: 2020/21

Detective Senior Constable Jushua Murphy

Detective Senior Constable Jushua Murphy was awarded a Bronze Medal for their actions in the evacuation of the occupants of a burning unit block at Bexley on 5 August 2013

Bronze Medal Case number: 2019/24 Awarded year: 2020/21

Senior Constable Sean Smithers

Senior Constable Sean Smithers was awarded a Bronze Medal for their actions in the evacuation of the occupants of a burning unit block at Bexley on 5 August 2013

Bronze Medal Case number: 2019/24 Awarded year: 2020/21

Senior Constable Cameron Adams

Senior Constable Cameron Adams was awarded a Bronze Medal for their actions in the evacuation of the occupants of a burning unit block at Bexley on 5 August 2013

Bronze Medal Case number: 2019/24 Awarded year: 2020/21

Scott Targett

Scott Targett was awarded a Bronze Medal for his actions in rescuing a driver from a burning vehicle following a motor vehicle accident on the M1 Motorway near the Hawkesbury River on 17 August 2014

Bronze Medal Case number: 2020/11 Awarded year: 2020/21

Senior Constable Dana Wasilenia

Senior Constable Dana Wasilenia was awarded a Bronze Medal for their actions in the evacuation of the occupants of a burning unit block at Bexley on 5 August 2013

Bronze Medal Case number: 2019/24 Awarded year: 2020/21

Senior Constable Regan Burnett

Senior Constable Regan Burnett was awarded a Bronze Medal for their actions in the evacuation of the occupants of a burning unit block at Bexley on 5 August 2013

Bronze Medal Case number: 2019/24 Awarded year: 2020/21

Senior Constable Alexander Prins

Senior Constable Alexander Prins was awarded a Bronze Medal for their actions in the evacuation of the occupants of a burning unit block at Bexley on 5 August 2013

Bronze Medal Case number: 2019/24 Awarded year: 2020/21

Senior Constable Joseph Zammit

Senior Constable Joseph Zammit was awarded a Bronze Medal for their actions in the evacuation of the occupants of a burning unit block at Bexley on 5 August 2013

Bronze Medal Case number: 2019/24 Awarded year: 2020/21

Leading Snr Constable Ben Elder

Leading Snr Constable Ben Elder was awarded a Bronze Medal for his actions in rescuing people from a fire in a block of home units on 29 June 2014

Bronze Medal Case number: 2019/22 Awarded year: 2020/21

Senior Firefighter Eddie Vaysbakh

Senior Firefighter Eddie Vaysbakh was awarded a Bronze Medal for his efforts in attempting to save the life of a neighbour in a house fire at Dover Heights on 3 September 2019

Bronze Medal Case number: 2020/14 Awarded year: 2020/21

Jeffrey Stack

Jeffrey Stack was awarded a Bronze Medal for their actions in rescuing a young girl who had been sexually assaulted and in detaining the offender at Kogarah on 15 November 2018

Bronze Medal Case number: 2020/03 Awarded year: 2020/21

Leading Senior Constable David Patterson

Leading Senior Constable David Patterson was awarded a Bronze Medal for their actions in rescuing a teenager at Chipping Norton Lake on 4 January 2012

Bronze Medal Case number: 2020/01 Awarded year: 2020/21

Senior Constable Benjamin Cashmere

Senior Constable Benjamin Cashmere was awarded a Bronze Medal for the rescue of a person who had fallen on a railway line and was entrapped under a train at Warwick Farm on 28 June 2016

Bronze Medal Case number: 2019/23 Awarded year: 2020/21

Senior Constable Hansell Pereira

Senior Constable Hansell Pereira was awarded a Bronze Medal for the rescue of a person who had fallen on a railway line and was entrapped under a train at Warwick Farm on 28 June 2016

Bronze Medal Case number: 2019/23 Awarded year: 2020/21

Leading Senior Constable Joel Apthorpe

Leading Senior Constable Joel Apthorpe was awarded a Bronze Medal for the rescue of a person who had fallen on a railway line and was entrapped under a train at Warwick Farm on 28 June 2016

Bronze Medal Case number: 2019/23 Awarded year: 2020/21

Christine Mancer

Christine Mancer was awarded a Bronze Medal for their actions in rescuing a woman from a dog attack at Umina Beach on 20 June 2019

Bronze Medal Case number: 2019/21 Awarded year: 2020/21

Paramedic Officer Sandra Macken

Paramedic Officer Sandra Macken was awarded a Bronze Medal for saving the life of a tradesman who had suffered a severe electric shock at a house at Roseville on 6 December 2016.

Bronze Medal Case number: 2019-19 Awarded year: 2018/19

Qualified Firefighter Genevieve Delves

Qualified Firefighter Genevieve Delves was awarded a Bronze Medal for saving the life of a tradesman who had suffered a severe electric shock at a house at Roseville on 6 December 2016.

Bronze Medal Case number: 2019-19 Awarded year: 2018/19

Chief Inspector Brenton Charlton

Chief Inspector Brenton Charlton was awarded a Bronze Medal for the rescue of a woman from a house fire at Tempe on 12 October 2017.

Bronze Medal Case number: 2018-15 Awarded year: 2018/19

Senior Constable Christopher Cooper

Senior Constable Christopher Cooper was awarded a Bronze Medal for the rescue of a man from a house fire at Punchbowl on 31 July 2015.

Bronze Medal Case number: 2019-06 Awarded year: 2018/19

Senior Constable Grant Haydon

Senior Constable Grant Haydon was awarded a Bronze Medal for the rescue of a man from a house fire at Punchbowl on 31 July 2015.

Bronze Medal Case number: 2019-06 Awarded year: 2018/19

Sergeant Justin McEvoy

Sergeant Justin McEvoy was awarded a Bronze Medal for the rescue of a man from a house fire at Punchbowl on 31 July 2015.

Bronze Medal Case number: 2019-06 Awarded year: 2018/19

Gerran Smith

Gerran Smith was awarded a Bronze Medal for his actions in rescuing a kitesurfer at Tuggerah Lakes on 24 June 2014.

Bronze Medal Case number: 2019-08 Awarded year: 2018/19

Michael van Baast

Michael van Baast was awarded a Bronze Medal for his actions in rescuing the driver of a vehicle following an accident near Cootamundra on 17 September 2017.

Bronze Medal Case number: 2019-01 Awarded year: 2018/19

Paramedic Andrew Brooker

Paramedic Andrew Brooker was awarded a Bronze Medal for their actions arising out of the rescue of two children at Wollongong City Beach on 10 September 2017 which resulted in the loss of Shaun Oliver's life.

Bronze Medal Case number: 2018-12 Awarded year: 2018/19

Pearl Ah Chong

Pearl Ah Chong was awarded a Bronze Medal for their actions in rescuing a man from a terrorist act involving attempted murder at Minto on 10 September 2016.

Bronze Medal Case number: 2017-08 Awarded year: 2018/19

Derek Ah Chong

Derek Ah Chong was awarded a Bronze Medal for their actions in rescuing a man from a terrorist act involving attempted murder at Minto on 10 September 2016.

Bronze Medal Case number: 2017-08 Awarded year: 2018/19

Senior Constable Wade FULLER

Senior Constable Wade FULLER was awarded a Bronze Medal for their actions in rescuing 4 people from the surf at Caves Beach NSW, on 29 September 2016.

Bronze Medal Case number: 2018-18 Awarded year: 2017/18

Senior Constable Craig HANSEN

Senior Constable Craig HANSEN was awarded a Bronze Medal for their actions in rescuing 4 people from the surf at Caves Beach NSW, on 29 September 2016.

Bronze Medal Case number: 2018-18 Awarded year: 2017/18

Senior Constable Lyndsay LYONS

Senior Constable Lyndsay LYONS was awarded a Bronze Medal for their actions (off duty) in a shark attack rescue at Black Head Beach NSW, on 4 September 2015.

Bronze Medal Case number: 2018-08 Awarded year: 2017/18

Ryan BARRETT

Ryan BARRETT was awarded a Bronze Medal for their actions in assistance of an assaulted taxi driver at Woolooware NSW, on 11 June 2016.

Bronze Medal Case number: 2018-02 Awarded year: 2017/18

Bailey COOPER

Bailey COOPER was awarded a Bronze Medal for their actions in assistance of an assaulted taxi driver at Woolooware NSW, on 11 June 2016.

Bronze Medal Case number: 2018-02 Awarded year: 2017/18

Qualified Firefighter Stuart KING

Qualified Firefighter Stuart KING was awarded a Bronze Medal for their actions in response to a gas leak at Market City Haymarket NSW, on 25 August 2014.

Bronze Medal Case number: 2017-15 Awarded year: 2017/18

Station Officer Jeffrey MORSE

Station Officer Jeffrey MORSE was awarded a Bronze Medal for their actions in response to a gas leak at Market City Haymarket NSW, on 25 August 2014.

Bronze Medal Case number: 2017-15 Awarded year: 2017/18

Travis Robert

Travis Robert was awarded a Bronze Medal for his actions in the rescue of a father and son from motor vehicle accident prior to the arrival of emergency services at Yeoval NSW, on 15 October 2016.

Bronze Medal Case number: 2017-09 Awarded year: 2017/18

Shane RUSSO

Shane RUSSO was awarded a Bronze Medal for their actions in the rescue of two teenage girls and assistance to a rescuer, caught in a rip at Warriewood Beach NSW, on 9th January 2016.

Bronze Medal Case number: 2017-33 Awarded year: 2017/18

Mark SCHONELL

Mark SCHONELL was awarded a Bronze Medal for their actions in the rescue of two teenage girls and assistance to a rescuer, caught in a rip at Warriewood Beach NSW, on 9th January 2016.

Bronze Medal Case number: 2017-33 Awarded year: 2017/18

Senior Constable Anthony HOPLEY

Senior Constable Anthony HOPLEY was awarded a Bronze Medal for his actions in prevention of a male suicide by self-immolation at Denman NSW, on 8 May 2016.

Bronze Medal Case number: 2017-30 Awarded year: 2017/18

Senior Constable Patrick RAFTERY

Senior Constable Patrick RAFTERY was awarded a Bronze Medal for their actions in the rescue of two females from a submerged motor vehicle at Condong NSW, on 23 Sept 2016.

Bronze Medal Case number: 2017-24 Awarded year: 2017/18

Sergeant Christopher YORK

Sergeant Christopher YORK was awarded a Bronze Medal for their actions in the rescue of two females from a submerged motor vehicle at Condong NSW, on 23 Sept 2016.

Bronze Medal Case number: 2017-24 Awarded year: 2017/18

Ambulance Officer Andrew SPASIC

Ambulance Officer Andrew SPASIC was awarded a Bronze Medal for their actions arising from the shooting of two police officers at the Nepean Hospital, Penrith NSW, on 12 January 2016.

Bronze Medal Case number: 2017-14 Awarded year: 2017/18

Ambulance Officer Michael FIFIELD-SMITH

Ambulance Officer Michael FIFIELD-SMITH was awarded a Bronze Medal for their actions arising from the shooting of two police officers at the Nepean Hospital, Penrith NSW, on 12 January 2016.

Bronze Medal Case number: 2017-14 Awarded year: 2017/18

Security Guard Barry WRIGHT

Security Guard Barry WRIGHT was awarded a Bronze Medal for their actions arising from the shooting of two police officers at the Nepean Hospital, Penrith NSW, on 12 January 2016.

Bronze Medal Case number: 2017-14 Awarded year: 2017/18

Security Guard Barry JENNINGS

Security Guard Barry JENNINGS was awarded a Bronze Medal for their actions arising from the shooting of two police officers at the Nepean Hospital, Penrith NSW, on 12 January 2016.

Bronze Medal Case number: 2017-14 Awarded year: 2017/18

Constable Lisa MYERS

Constable Lisa MYERS was awarded a Bronze Medal for their actions arising from the shooting of two police officers at the Nepean Hospital, Penrith NSW, on 12 January 2016.

Bronze Medal Case number: 2017-14 Awarded year: 2017/18

Sergeant Troy HANDLEY

Sergeant Troy HANDLEY was awarded a Bronze Medal for their actions arising from the shooting of two police officers at the Nepean Hospital, Penrith NSW, on 12 January 2016.

Bronze Medal Case number: 2017-14 Awarded year: 2017/18

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