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Iraq Medal

Iraq Medal


The Iraq Medal recognises the service of Australian Defence Force personnel in specified operations in the Iraq region from 2003.

The Iraq Medal was instituted in 2004 to recognise Australian involvement in military operations in Iraq and prescribed areas on or after 18 March 2003, including within Operations Falconer, Catalyst, Riverbank and Kruger.

More information about eligibility and how to apply is available on the and websites.


Letters Patent:



Declaration and Determination under the Iraq Medal Regulations: