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THE NEW ZEALAND BRAVERY AWARDS

A list of those who have been awarded a New Zealand Bravery Award.

In order of level of award, then alphabetical by surname.

THE NEW ZEALAND CROSS

For acts of great bravery in situations of extreme danger.

   

NZC

Awarded

AMEY, Jacinda Margaret

23 October 1999

   

DIXON, Reginald John (Deceased)

23 October 1999

 

THE NEW ZEALAND BRAVERY STAR

For acts of outstanding bravery in situations of danger.

   

NZBS

Awarded

BUTLER, Walter Bruce

23 October 1999

 

 

BURNE, Michael John
Constable, New Zealand Police

2 April 2011

 

 

DEAM, Peter James

29 January 2005

 

 

FENTON PENETANA, John Bell

29 January 2005

 

 

HALL, Robert Edwin (Rob), MBE (Deceased)

23 October 1999

 

 

HARRIS, Andrew Michael (Deceased)

23 October 1999

 

 

HEMMINGS, Austin Bernard (Deceased)

2 April 2011

 

 

HOLMWOOD, Leonard Rex

2 April 2011

 

 

HURWORTH, Dennis Michael
Senior Constable, New Zealand Police

2 April 2011

 

 

KLAVS, Damian Peter John
Constable, New Zealand Police

29 January 2005

 

 

McCLEAN, Antony (Deceased)

2 April 2011

 

 

MULDER, Anthony Walter (Deceased)

2 April 2011

 

 

MOKARAKA, Trevor Francis (Deceased)

29 January 2005

 

 

PARK, Jeanette Ruth
Detective (now Sergeant), New Zealand Police

29 January 2005

 

 

PAEA, Taufaui Avalu

3 May 2008

 

 

SMITH, Timothy Nigel
Detective Sergeant, New Zealand Police

2 April 2011

 

 

SYMONDS, Paul Anthony
Senior Constable, New Zealand Police

2 April 2011

 

THE NEW ZEALAND BRAVERY DECORATION

For acts of exceptional bravery in situations of danger.

NZBD

Awarded

BENNETT, Craig David
Constable, New Zealand Police

14 October 2006

 

 

BERTRAND, Ngakina Jane
Sergeant, New Zealand Police

14 October 2006

 

 

CANTLEY, Allan Donald
Sergeant, New Zealand Police

23 October 1999

 

 

CREAN, Christopher Michael (Deceased)

23 October 1999

 

 

FA’AUI, Pes Sia’atoutai

14 October 2006

 

 

GIBSON, Robert Bruce
Constable, New Zealand Police

3 May 2008

 

 

HOOD, Terence Albert

23 October 1999

 

 

HUNT, Graeme James

23 October 1999

 

 

JONES, Heath Courtenay
Sergeant, New Zealand Police

2 April 2011

 

 

KNIGHT, Geoffrey Frank
Constable, New Zealand Police (Retired)

29 January 2005

 

 

LANGFORD, Georgina Rose

2 December 2013

 

 

MILLER, Anthony James
Senior Sergeant, New Zealand Police

2 April 2011

 

 

MILLSOM, Anthony Frederick Ronald
Wing Commander, Royal New Zealand Air Force (Retired)

2 April 2011

 

 

MUIR, James Alexander
Constable, New Zealand Police

2 April 2011

 

 

NEIL, Mervyn Raymond
Senior Firefighter, New Zealand Fire Service

2 April 2011

 

 

O’LEARY, Michael Ross
Inspector, New Zealand Police

2 April 2011

 

 

PENNINGTON, Karl Hugh
Constable, New Zealand Police

3 May 2008

 

 

PICKERING, Brian John

29 January 2005

 

 

POMARE, Hakihana Jackson (Deceased)

23 October 1999

 

 

ROONEY, Kevin Lawrence
Constable, New Zealand Police

2 April 2011

 

 

SLOSS, Warren Gilbert
Constable, New Zealand Police

23 October 1999

 

 

TEMPLETON, David
Sergeant, New Zealand Police

14 October 2006

 

 

WARDLE, Michael Thomas
Constable (now Sergeant), New Zealand Police

2 December 2013

 

 

WHITE, George William
Sergeant, New Zealand Police

14 October 2006

 
THE NEW ZEALAND BRAVERY MEDAL

For acts of bravery.

NZBM

Awarded

ALLEN, Mark John

2 December 2013

 

 

BLAKEMAN, Sergeant Philip Samuel,
Royal New Zealand Air Force

14 October 2006

 

 

BLUMHARDT, Roger Terry

29 January 2005

 

 

BOOTH, Peter Winston

2 April 2011

 

 

BOYD, Jan Margaret

2 December 2013

 

 

BOYD, John

2 December 2013

 

 

BRIGHT, Roger William
Senior Constable, New Zealand

3 May 2008

 

 

BROUGHTON, Peter Robert
Senior Constable, New Zealand Police

23 October 1999

 

 

BUCKLEY, Paul
Detective, New Zealand Police

2 April 2011

 

 

BURCHELL, Private Brendon Drew (N52015),
Royal New Zealand Infantry Regiment (Retired)

23 October 1999

 

 

BURKE, Patrick Martin John
Detective, New Zealand Police (Retired)

29 January 2005

 

 

CAMPBELL, Shaun Bruce

14 October 2006

 

 

CANNON, Flight Sergeant Helicopter Michael James (D992039),
Royal New Zealand Air Force

23 October 1999

 

 

CATER, Gregory Edward Ross
Detective Constable (now Detective), New Zealand Police

2 December 2013

 

 

CHANDLER, Paul Lindsay

29 January 2005

 

 

CHAPMAN, Mrs Tracey Lee-Anne

23 October 1999

 

 

CHRISTIE, James Iain

2 April 2011

 

 

CLARK, Bradley James
Senior Constable, New Zealand Police

2 April 2011

 

 

CLEAVER, Daniel James
Constable, New Zealand Police

29 January 2005

 

 

CLERE, Nicholas John
Detective Sergeant, New Zealand Police

2 April 2011

 

 

COLLINS, James Phillip
Constable, New Zealand Police

2 December 2013

 

 

CONTI, Maurice Ugo (Honorary)

2 April 2011

 

 

CONTI, Sophie (Honorary)

2 April 2011

 

 

CORLEY, Nicolas Warren
Constable, New Zealand Police

2 April 2011

 

 

DOBBYN, Brendan John

29 January 2005

 

 

DUNCAN, Peter James

29 January 2005

 

 

DURRANT, Keran Mana (X1011400), Lately Able Hydrographic Systems
Operator, Royal New Zealand Navy

14 October 2006

 

 

EXETER, Grant Wayne

2 April 2011

 

 

FORD, Graham Robert
Sergeant, New Zealand Police

29 January 2005

 

 

FOSTER, Mrs Karen Ruth

23 October 1999

 

 

FRANCIS, Mrs Anne Michele (formerly Miss Holdsworth)

23 October 1999

 

 

FRASER, Donald Garry

2 April 2011

 

 

FRANKEN, Sergeant Helicopter Crewman Lisa Kay (now De Waal) (W91399),
Royal New Zealand Air Force

23 October 1999

 

 

FUNGAVAKA, Kali Peaua

14 October 2006

 

 

FUNNELL, William John, MBE

23 October 1999

 

 

GIBB, Stephen Robert

23 October 1999

 

 

GILCHRIST, William John

29 January 2005

 

 

HANNE, Peter Alexander

2 April 2011

 

 

HOLLIS, Matthew John

29 January 2005

 

 

JACKMAN, Christine Margaret

2 April 2011

 

 

JOB, Able Chef Tyson Wiremu (A1011402),
Royal New Zealand Navy

14 October 2006

 

 

JONES, Graham John Watkin

29 January 2005

 

 

JOWSEY, Sergeant (now Flight Sergeant) Christopher Mark (W1005419),
Royal New Zealand Air Force

29 January 2005

 

 

KAY, Martin Joseph

2 December 2013

 

 

KENNEDY, Ethan James

29 January 2005

 

 

KENNEDY, Lois Patricia

2 December 2013

 

 

LUXFORD, Edward Michael
Detective Constable, New Zealand Police

2 December 2013

 

 

LYNN, Jade Ronald

2 December 2013

 

 

McCREA, Mrs Jan Yvonne

23 October 1999

 

 

McEWAN, Ross William

23 October 1999

 

 

McNAMEE, John Joseph

23 October 1999

 

 

MULDER, Johan Artemus
Constable, New Zealand Police

2 December 2013

 

 

NEAL, Hamish Everett (Deceased)

29 January 2005

 

 

O’LEARY, Conor Liam

2 April 2011

 

 

O’LOUGHLIN, David Leonard

29 January 2005

 

 

PALMER, Staff Sergeant Dion Wayne (G54884),
Royal New Zealand Army Education Corp

14 October 2006

 

 

PALMER, Kerry Charles

14 October 2006

 

 

PHAM, Liam
Constable, New Zealand Police

2 December 2013

 

 

PLEYDELL, Dean William
Constable (now Senior Constable), New Zealand Police

23 October 1999

 

 

POVEY, Driver Mark Mattie (E180715),
Royal New Zealand Corps of Transport (Retired)

23 October 1999

 

 

PRATT, Floyd Steven
Constable, New Zealand Police

23 October 1999

 

 

REILLY, Kenneth William

2 December 2013

 

 

RICE, Patrick Anthony
Constable, New Zealand Police

23 October 1999

 

 

SEXTON, Squadron Leader Shaun Paul (G997631),
Royal New Zealand Air Force

14 October 2006

 

 

SINGER, Kevin Albert

29 January 2005

 

 

SMITH, Mark Charles

29 January 2005

 

 

SMITH, Stephen James
Advanced Paramedic, St John Ambulance Service

2 April 2011

 

 

SPICK, Caine Francis

29 January 2005

 

 

STEWART, Private David Edward Whawhai (S53606),
Royal New Zealand Infantry Regiment (Deceased)

23 October 1999

 

 

STEWART, George Allan
Senior Constable, New Zealand Police

3 May 2008

 

 

TAYLOR, Duncan (Deceased)

29 January 2005

 

 

TAYLOR, Joan Diane

14 October 2006

 

 

TAYLOR, Mark (P26394),
Chief Petty Officer, Royal New Zealand Navy

2 April 2011

 

 

TERURE, Private Sonny Wayne (Y53819),
Royal New Zealand Infantry Regiment (Retired)

23 October 1999

 

 

TETAVA, Sergeant Ngametua (C748537),
Royal New Zealand Infantry Regiment

31 December 2004

 

 

TROON, Keith Desmond

23 October 1999

 

 

TURNBULL, Christopher Charles
Sergeant, New Zealand Police

2 December 2013

 

 

VAUGHAN, John (deceased)

29 January 2005

 

 

VERHAGEN, Hugo Johannes Josephus

14 October 2006

 

 

WARNE, Andrew Stephen
Constable, New Zealand Police

2 December 2013

 

 

WIGGINS, Colin John

2 December 2013