NETHERLANDS

 

NETHERLANDS BRONZE LION

The Dutch Government- in -exile instituted the award of the Bronze Lion by Royal Decree of Queen Wilhelmina on 30 March 1944.  It is the second highest award of the Netherlands. The Royal Decree "We award the Bronze Lion to military personnel of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, who have distinguished themselves in battle against the enemy by carrying out acts of exceptional courage and skill". The Bronze Cross was instituted on June 11th 1940. When civilians or foreign military acted in special interest for the safety of the Netherlands, they could also be rewarded the Bronze Cross.

 

Brigadier Edmund Charles Wolf  MYERS CBE  DSO     Haileybury Bartle Frere 1920.3 - 1924.3

Bronze Lion

Major Terence Leslie BROCK  Imperial Service College 1929.3 - 1934.3

Awarded 1945.

 

HOLLAND ORDER OF ORANGE NASSAU 

Established on April 4th, 1892, as an award for those who have rendered especially meritorious service to the Throne, Dutch or foreigners. Commanderís Cross in silver gilt and enamels.

 

 

 

Lieutenant Colonel John James CAREY  MBE     Imperial Service College 19 15.3 -1919.2

Knight of the  Order of Orange- Nassau with swords

Major David Frederick CARTWRIGHT MBE MC Haileybury Trevelyan 1930.2 - 1934.1

Order of Orange- Nassau

Mom Chao DAM RONG     Haileybury Hailey 1904.1 - 1906.2

Siamese Diplomat - civil awards  Officer of Order of Orange- Nassau 1925

Brigade Major Laurence Withington FAURE  Imperial Service College 19 20.1

 Order of Orange- Nassau (Military Division)

Lt. Col Leslie Renshaw GRIFFITH - JONES Haileybury Melville 1924.2 - 1928.2

Order of Orange- Nassau

Group Captain Thomas Loel Evelyn Bulkeley GUINNESS OBE Haileybury Lawrence 1920.3 - 1922.2

 Commander of the Order of Orange- Nassau

Flight Lieutenant Murray Armstrong PAYN      Imperial Service College 1924.3 - 1928.1

Officer of Order of Orange- Nassau

Group Captain Peter Townsend CVO, DSO, DFC. Lawrence 1928.1 -1932.2      

Officer of the Order of Orange- Nassau

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