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Abel Tasman National Park is a New Zealand national park located between Golden Bay and Tasman Bay at the north end of the South Island.
Alexandra (Māori: Manuherikia or Areketanara) is a town in the Central Otago district of the South Island of New Zealand.
Sir Andrew Hunter Carnwath KCVO DL (26 October 1909 – 29 December 1995) was a British banker.
Annie Patricia Llewelyn-Davies, Baroness Llewelyn-Davies of Hastoe, (née Parry, formerly Rawdon Smith; 16 July 1915 – 6 November 1997) was a British Labour Party politician and life peer.
Sir Arnold Henry Nordmeyer (7 February 1901 – 2 February 1989), born Heinrich Arnold Nordmeyer, was a New Zealand politician.
Sir Ernest Ashley Bramall (6 January 1916 – 10 February 1999) was a British Labour Party politician, Member of Parliament for Bexley from 1946 to 1950 and Leader of the Inner London Education Authority (ILEA) for 11 years.
Auckland is a city in New Zealand's North Island.
The Australian honours system consists of a number of orders, decorations, and medals through which the country's sovereign awards its citizens for actions or deeds that benefit the nation.
The title Bailiff of Guernsey has been used since at least the 13th century and indicated the leading citizen of Guernsey.
The Bank of England, formally the Governor and Company of the Bank of England, is the central bank of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the model on which most modern central banks have been based.
Sir Barry Blyth Holloway, KBE (26 September 193416 January 2013), Radio New Zealand International, 17 January 2013 was an Australian-born Papua New Guinean politician.
Dame Mildred Betty Ridley DBE (10 September 1909 – 1 August 2005) was a leading figure in the life of the Church of England from the 1960s into the 1980s, serving as Third Church Estates Commissioner from 1972 until 1981, the first woman to hold the post.
William Arthur "Bill" Fox (28 August 1899 – 9 October 1994) was a New Zealand politician of the Labour Party, and a Cabinet minister in the Second Labour Government of 1957–1960.
William Thomas Rodgers, Baron Rodgers of Quarry Bank, PC (born Liverpool, Lancashire, 28 October 1928), usually known as William Rodgers but also often known as Bill Rodgers, was one of the "Gang of Four" of senior British Labour Party politicians who defected to form the Social Democratic Party (SDP).
King's/Queen's Birthday Honours is, in some Commonwealth realms, the marking of the reigning monarch's official birthday by granting various individuals appointment into national or dynastic orders or the award of decorations and medals.
Booker Group plc was the United Kingdom's largest food wholesale operator, offering branded and private-label goods to over 400,000 customers, including independent convenience stores, grocers, pubs, and restaurants.
Boroko is a suburb of Port Moresby, the capital city of Papua New Guinea.
Braddon (postcode: 2612) is an inner north suburb of Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia located adjacent to the Canberra CBD.
Sir Alfred Brian Pippard, FRS (7 September 1920 – 21 September 2008), was a British physicist.
Dame Bridget Cicely D'Oyly Carte, DBE (25 March 1908 – 2 May 1985), was the granddaughter of impresario Richard D'Oyly Carte and the only daughter of Rupert D'Oyly Carte.
British Airways (BA) is the flag carrier and the largest airline in the United Kingdom based on fleet size, or the second largest, behind easyJet, when measured by passengers carried.
The British Council is a British organisation specialising in international cultural and educational opportunities.
Bruce Millan (5 October 1927 – 21 February 2013) was a Scottish Labour politician.
Buderim is an urban centre on the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia.
The Cabinet Office is a department of the Government of the United Kingdom responsible for supporting the Prime Minister and Cabinet of the United Kingdom.
Hensleigh Carthew Marryat "Car" Norris (12 March 1893 – 3 September 1980) was a New Zealand lawyer, soldier, Anglican layman and historian.
Sir Charles Moihi Te Arawaka Bennett PMN (27 July 1913 – 26 November 1998) was a New Zealand broadcaster, military leader, public servant, and high commissioner to the Federation of Malaya (1959–1963).
Sir Henry Charles Husband (30 October 1908 – 7 October 1983), often known as H. C. Husband, was a leading British civil and consulting engineer from Sheffield, England, who designed bridges and other major civil engineering works.
Sir Charles English Hyde Villiers, MC (14 August 1912 – 22 January 1992) was a British businessman and chairman of British Steel Corporation from 1976 till 1980.
Charles Edward Saunders (13 September 1902 – 9 August 1994) was a New Zealand rower who competed at the 1930 British Empire Games, winning two medals, and at the 1932 Summer Olympics.
The Chief Medical Officer (CMO) is the most senior advisor on health matters in a government.
Chief of Navy (CN) commands the Royal New Zealand Navy (RNZN) and is responsible to the Chief of Defence Force (CDF) for raising, training and sustaining those forces necessary to meet agreed government outputs.
Christchurch (Ōtautahi) is the largest city in the South Island of New Zealand and the seat of the Canterbury Region.
The Church of England (C of E) is the state church of England.
The Clerk of the Parliaments is the chief clerk of the House of Lords in the Parliament of the United Kingdom.
Clive Robert Benjamin Dunn (9 January 19206 November 2012) was an English actor, comedian, artist, author, and singer.
Air Vice-Marshal Colin Weall Coulthard, CB, AFC and Bar (27 February 1921 – 15 November 2004) was an officer in the Royal Air Force.
Colonel commandant is a military title used in the armed forces of some English-speaking countries.
A Commonwealth realm is a sovereign state that is a member of the Commonwealth of Nations and shares the same person, currently Queen Elizabeth II, as its head of state and reigning constitutional monarch, but retains a Crown legally distinct from the other realms.
The Confederation of British Industry is a UK business organisation, which in total speaks for 190,000 businesses, made up of around 1,500 direct and 188,500 indirect members.
Constance Miriam "Connie" Purdue (née Soljak, 23 May 1912 – 16 March 2000) was a New Zealand trade unionist.
Courtaulds was a United Kingdom-based manufacturer of fabric, clothing, artificial fibres, and chemicals.
Cyril Charles William White (7 September 1909 – 5 July 1984) was a New Zealand piano tuner and repairer, advocate and worker for the blind.
The D'Oyly Carte Opera Company is a professional light opera company that staged Gilbert and Sullivan's Savoy operas nearly year-round in the UK and sometimes toured in Europe, North America and elsewhere, from the 1870s until 1982.
Dannevirke (Danish: "Danes' work" and a reference to Danevirke) (Taniwaka), is a rural service town in the Manawatu-Wanganui Region of the North Island, New Zealand.
Lieutenant General Sir David George House (8 August 1922 – 14 July 2012) was a British Army officer who was General Officer Commanding in Northern Ireland during the Troubles, and later held the office of Black Rod.
Sir David Lancaster Nicolson, FCGI, FIMechE, FIProdE, FIMgt, FRSA (20 September 1922 – 19 July 1996) was a British business executive and politician who played a key role in setting up British Airways and served for five years in the European Parliament.
Sir David Arthur Roberts, KBE, CMG, CVO (8 August 1924 – 7 June 1987) was a British career diplomat who was ambassador to Lebanon, Syria and the United Arab Emirates.
Air Chief Marshal Sir Denis Graham Smallwood, (13 August 1918 – 26 July 1997) was a senior Royal Air Force commander.
Dato Seri Paduka Sir Denys Tudor Emil Roberts, KBE, SPMB, QC (Traditional Chinese: 羅弼時爵士, 19 January 1921 – 20 May 2013) was a British colonial official and judge.
The Department of Health and Social Security (commonly known as the DHSS) was a ministry of the British government in existence for twenty years from 1968 until 1988, and was headed by the Secretary of State for Social Services.
Admiral Sir Leslie Derek Empson (29 October 1918 – September 1997) was Commander-in-Chief Naval Home Command.
The Diocese of Polynesia, or the Tikanga Pasefika, headed by Archbishop Winston Halapua, serves Anglicans in Fiji, Tonga, Samoa and the Cook Islands, within the Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia.
The Diocese of Waikato and Taranaki is one of the thirteen dioceses and hui amorangi (Maori Dioceses) of the Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia.
Sydney Thomas Franklin Ryder, Baron Ryder of Eaton Hastings (16 September 1916 – 12 May 2003), known as Don Ryder, was a businessman and Labour peer.
Sir Donald Tebbit (4 May 1920 – 25 September 2010) was a British diplomat.
Dorothy Ida Davies (24 October 1899 – 11 July 1987) was a New Zealand pianist and piano teacher.
Dudley Seers CMG (1920–1983) was a British economist who specialised in development economics.
Dunedin (Ōtepoti) is the second-largest city in the South Island of New Zealand, and the principal city of the Otago region.
East Sepik is a province in Papua New Guinea.
Sir Edmund Ronald Leach (7 November 1910 – 6 January 1989) was a British social anthropologist.
Rear Admiral Edward Courtney "Ted" Thorne, (29 October 1923 – 23 October 2013) was a senior Royal New Zealand Navy officer.
Sir Edward Emile Tomkins (16 November 1915 – 20 September 2007) was a British diplomat, who served as British Ambassador to the Netherlands from 1970 to 1972, and British Ambassador to France from 1972 to 1975.
Eleanor Emery, CMG (23 December 1918 – 22 June 2007) was High Commissioner to Botswana from 1973 to 1977: the first British woman to reach that rank.
Elizabeth II (Elizabeth Alexandra Mary; born 21 April 1926) is Queen of the United Kingdom and the other Commonwealth realms.
Sir Eric Archibald Willis (15 January 1922 – 10 May 1999) was an Australian politician, Cabinet Minister and the 34th Premier of New South Wales, serving from 23 January 1976 to 14 May 1976.
The Fairey Aviation Company Limited was a British aircraft manufacturer of the first half of the 20th century based in Hayes in Middlesex and Heaton Chapel and RAF Ringway in Lancashire.
Feilding (Māori: Kawakawa) is a town in the Manawatu District of the North Island of New Zealand.
The Fiji Infantry Regiment is the main combat element of the Fijian military.
The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO), commonly called the Foreign Office, is a department of the Government of the United Kingdom.
Dame Frances Violet Gardner (28 February 1913 – 10 July 1989) was an English cardiologist.
Sir Frank Wakefield Holmes (8 September 1924 – 23 October 2011) was a New Zealand economist and government advisor.
Sir Francis Joseph Kitts (1 May 1912 – 16 March 1979) was a New Zealand politician.
Sir Frederick George Thomas "Fred" Holliday, (22 September 1935 – 5 September 2016) was a British marine biologist, academic, academic administrator, and businessman.
Frederick Walter Gascoyne "Fred" Miller (19 September 1904 – 12 October 1996) was a notable New Zealand journalist, goldminer, historian, poet and community worker.
The General Dental Council (GDC) is an organisation which regulates dental professionals in the United Kingdom.
Sir George Sidney Bishop CB OBE (15 October 1913 – 9 April 1999) was a British civil servant and businessman.
George Cohen, Sons and Company was a scrap metal merchant with offices in Commercial Road, London.
Gore (Maruawai) is a town and district in the Southland region of the South Island of New Zealand.
The Government of the Commonwealth of Australia (also referred to as the Australian Government, the Commonwealth Government, or the Federal Government) is the government of the Commonwealth of Australia, a federal parliamentary constitutional monarchy.
Guinness Mahon was an Irish merchant bank originally based in Dublin but more recently with operations in London.
Hamilton (Kirikiriroa) is a city in the North Island of New Zealand.
Dame Helen Frances Blaxland, DBE (21 June 1907 – 17 December 1989) was an Australian non-fiction writer.
Sir Henry Yellowlees (19 April 1919 – 22 March 2006), was Chief Medical Officer (CMO) of the United Kingdom from 1973 to 1984.
Herbert William Bowden, Baron Aylestone, (20 January 1905 – 30 April 1994) was a British Labour politician.
In the Commonwealth of Nations, a high commissioner is the senior diplomat (generally ranking as an ambassador) in charge of the diplomatic mission of one Commonwealth government to another.
The House of Assembly of Papua and New Guinea was the legislature of the territory of Papua and New Guinea from 1964 to 1972.
Lieutenant General Sir Hugh Patrick Cunningham KBE (born 4 November 1921) is a former British Army officer who became Deputy Chief of the Defence Staff (Operational Requirements).
Admiral Sir Ian Easton (1917–1989) was a Royal Navy officer who held various command positions in the 1970s.
The Independent Broadcasting Authority (IBA) was the regulatory body in the United Kingdom for commercial television (ITV and Channel 4 and limited satellite television regulation – cable television was the responsibility of the Cable Authority) – and commercial and independent radio broadcasts.
The Inland Revenue was, until April 2005, a department of the British Government responsible for the collection of direct taxation, including income tax, national insurance contributions, capital gains tax, inheritance tax, corporation tax, petroleum revenue tax and stamp duty.
The Inner London Education Authority (ILEA) was an ad hoc local education authority for the City of London and the 12 Inner London boroughs from 1965 until its abolition in 1990.
Invercargill (Waihōpai) is the southernmost and westernmost city in New Zealand, and one of the southernmost cities in the world.
Air Marshal Sir Ivor Gordon Broom, & Two Bars, AFC (2 June 1920 – 24 January 2003) was a senior Royal Air Force commander, and a decorated bomber pilot of the Second World War.
Major General Sir James Ainsworth Campden Gabriel Eyre, (2 November 1930 – 3 January 2003) was a senior British Army officer, who served as Major-General Commanding the Household Division and General Officer Commanding London District from 1983 until his retirement in 1986.
Sir James Bernard Flanagan, KBE (15 January 1914 – 4 April 1999), was the only Roman Catholic Chief Constable of the Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC).
James Lister Newman, (23 April 1903 – 17 October 1983) was a New Zealand geriatrician and advocate for the elderly, medical superintendent at Cornwall and Greenlane Hospitals in Auckland, and writer of the New Zealand Herald's Family Doctor column.
Sir James Starritt KCVO (15 May 1914 – 19 September 2000), often known as Jim Starritt, was a British police officer in the London Metropolitan Police.
Sir Jasper Quintus Hollom (16 December 1917 – 29 August 2014) was Chief Cashier of the Bank of England 1962-66, Deputy Governor of the Bank of England 1970-80, and chair of the City Takeover Panel 1980-87.
Air Vice-Marshal John Chegwyn Thomas Downey, (26 November 1920 – 14 February 2010) was a senior commander in the Royal Air Force.
Sir John Emsley Fretwell, (15 June 1930 – 30 March 2017) was a British diplomat.
Lord John Gregson, Baron Gregson of Stockport DL (29 January 1924 – 12 August 2009) was a British politician, and a member of the Labour Party.
Sir John Guise (29 August 1914 – 7 February 1991) was the first Governor-General of Papua New Guinea, which gained independence from Australia in 1975.
Sir John Charles Hermon, OBE, QPM (23 November 1928 – 6 November 2008) was the Chief Constable of the Royal Ulster Constabulary from 1980–1989.
John Tristram Holland (31 January 1912 – 9 October 1990) was an Anglican bishop in New Zealand in the 20th century.
John William Morris, Baron Morris of Borth-y-Gest, (11 September 1896 – 9 June 1979) was a judge in England and Wales.
John Farquharson Smith, Baron Kirkhill (born 7 May 1930) is a life peer and former member of the House of Lords of the United Kingdom where he took the Labour whip.
Admiral Sir John Devereux Treacher (23 September 1924 – 30 April 2018) was a British naval officer who served as Commander-in-Chief Fleet from 1975-77.
Sir John McIntosh Young, (17 December 1919 – 6 October 2008) was an Australian jurist.
Dr Dame Joyce Margaretta Daws DBE FRCS FRACS FAMA (born 21 July 1925 – died 13 June 2007) was an Australian-based British doctor who specialised in thoracic surgery at various hospitals for over twenty years, primarily in Melbourne.
Sir Julian Leonard Bullard (8 March 1928 – 25 May 2006) was a British diplomat, Foreign Office Minister and Pro-Chancellor of Birmingham University.
Kainantu District is a district of the Eastern Highlands Province in Papua New Guinea.
The King's Own Royal Border Regiment was an infantry regiment of the British Army in existence from 1959 until 2006, and was part of the King's Division.
The dignity of Knight Bachelor is the most basic and lowest rank of a man who has been knighted by the monarch but not as a member of one of the organised orders of chivalry; it is a part of the British honours system.
Air Vice Marshal Cyril Laurence (Larry) Siegert, (14 March 1923 – 17 September 2007) was an air officer of the Royal New Zealand Air Force, who served as a bomber pilot during the Second World War rose to be Chief of the Air Staff, the most senior appointment in the RNZAF, from 1976 to 1979.
The Law Society of England and Wales (officially The Law Society) is the professional association that represents and governs solicitors for the jurisdiction of England and Wales.
Leslie Maurice Lever, Baron Lever, GCSG (29 April 1905 – 26 July 1977) was a British Labour politician.
The Lieutenant-Governor of Victoria is a government position in the state of Victoria, Australia, acting as a deputy to the Governor of Victoria.
In the United Kingdom, life peers are appointed members of the peerage whose titles cannot be inherited, in contrast to hereditary peers.
The Light Division was a light infantry division of the British Army.
Lindsay Hamilton Simpson Thompson AO, CMG (15 October 1923 – 16 July 2008), Australian Liberal Party politician, was the 40th Premier of Victoria from June 1981 to April 1982 and was notable for his actions in the Faraday School kidnapping.
An agriculture ministry (also called an agriculture department, agriculture board, agriculture council, or agriculture agency, or ministry of rural development) is a ministry charged with agriculture.
The Ambassador of the United Kingdom to Brazil is the United Kingdom's foremost diplomatic representative in Brazil, and head of the UK's diplomatic mission in Brazil.
The Ambassador of the United Kingdom to France (French: L'Ambassadeur britannique en France) is the United Kingdom's foremost diplomatic representative in France, and is the head of Britain's diplomatic mission in Paris.
The Ambassador of the United Kingdom to Lebanon is the United Kingdom's foremost diplomatic representative in the Lebanese Republic, and head of the UK's diplomatic mission in Beirut.
The Ambassador of the United Kingdom to Paraguay is the United Kingdom's foremost diplomatic representative to the Republic of Paraguay, and head of the UK's diplomatic mission in Asunción.
The Ambassador of the United Kingdom to Syria was the United Kingdom's foremost diplomatic representative to Syria, and head of the UK's diplomatic mission in Damascus.
The Ambassador of the United Kingdom to Thailand is the United Kingdom's foremost diplomatic representative in Thailand, and head of the UK's diplomatic mission in Thailand.
The Ambassador of the United Kingdom to the Republic of Yemen is the United Kingdom's foremost diplomatic representative in Yemen, and head of the UK's diplomatic mission in Sana'a.
The High Commissioner of the United Kingdom to Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean is the United Kingdom's foremost diplomatic representative in Barbados, and head of the UK's diplomatic mission in Bridgetown, Barbados.
The High Commissioner of the United Kingdom to Botswana is the United Kingdom's foremost diplomatic representative in the Republic of Botswana, and head of the UK's diplomatic mission in Gaborone.
The Permanent Representative to the Council of Europe is the senior member of the United Kingdom's delegation to the Council of Europe, based in Strasbourg.
The Lord Provost of Aberdeen is the convener of the Aberdeen City local authority in Scotland.
Sir Michael Alexander Robert Young-Herries MC (28 February 1923 – 6 May 1995) was the Chairman and Managing Director of Jardine Matheson & Co.
Madang is a province on the northern coast of mainland Papua New Guinea.
John Malcolm Mackintosh, CMG, known as Malcolm Mackintosh, (25 December 1921 – 20 November 2011) was an intelligence analyst, civil servant, historian, Sovietologist, and author.
Manus Island is part of Manus Province in northern Papua New Guinea and is the largest of the Admiralty Islands.
Dame Margaret Henderson Kidd, Mrs MacDonald (14 March 1900 – 22 March 1989) was a Scottish legal advocate, editor and politician.
The Mauritius Police Force (MPF) is the national law enforcement agency of Mauritius.
The Mayor of Wellington City is the head of the municipal government of Wellington, New Zealand, and presides over the Wellington City Council.
The Māori are the indigenous Polynesian people of New Zealand.
Michael Rotohiko Jones (14 September 1895 – 24 January 1978) was a New Zealand interpreter, land agent, sportsman, private secretary, public administrator and broadcaster.
The Military Provost Staff are the Army's specialists in custody and detention, providing advice inspection and surety within custodial establishments.
The Ministry of Defence (MoD or MOD) is the British government department responsible for implementing the defence policy set by Her Majesty's Government and is the headquarters of the British Armed Forces.
The Ministry of Health and Social Development is a ministry in the Bahamas Government.
The Ministry of Social Development (MSD) (Māori: Te Manatū Whakahiato Ora) is the public service department of New Zealand charged with advising the government on social policy, and providing social services.
Miriam Karlin, OBE (23 June 19253 June 2011) was an English actress whose career lasted for more than 60 years.
The National Archives of Australia is an Australian Government agency that collects, preserves and encourages access to important Australian Government records.
The National Savings Movement was a British mass savings movement that operated between 1916 and 1978 and was used to finance the deficit of government spending over tax revenues.
The Natural History Museum in London is a natural history museum that exhibits a vast range of specimens from various segments of natural history.
New Ireland Province, formerly New Mecklenburg (Neu-Mecklenburg), is the most northeastern province of Papua New Guinea.
The New Zealand Fire Service Commission was the overseeing authority controlling the New Zealand Fire Service and the New Zealand National Rural Fire Authority.
The New Zealand Police (Ngā Pirihimana o Aotearoa) is the national police force of New Zealand, responsible for enforcing criminal law, enhancing public safety, maintaining order and keeping the peace throughout New Zealand.
The New Zealand Pony Clubs Association (NZPCA) consists of 82 clubs encompassing 250 branches that work together to promote and improve the quality of riding and horse management instruction for riders and their coaches throughout New Zealand.
The New Zealand Railways Department, NZR or NZGR (New Zealand Government Railways) and often known as the "Railways", was a government department charged with owning and maintaining New Zealand's railway infrastructure and operating the railway system.
NHS Education for Scotland (NES) is an education and training body and a special health board within NHS Scotland.
Norman Philip Hastings Jones (15 August 1923 – 19 November 1987) was a New Zealand National Party politician, who represented the Invercargill electorate in Parliament.
The Order of Australia is an order of chivalry established on 14 February 1975 by Elizabeth II, Queen of Australia, to recognise Australian citizens and other persons for achievement or meritorious service.
The Most Distinguished Order of Saint Michael and Saint George is a British order of chivalry founded on 28 April 1818 by George, Prince Regent, later King George IV, while he was acting as regent for his father, King George III.
The Most Honourable Order of the Bath (formerly the Most Honourable Military Order of the Bath) is a British order of chivalry founded by George I on 18 May 1725.
The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire is a British order of chivalry, rewarding contributions to the arts and sciences, work with charitable and welfare organisations, and public service outside the Civil service.
The Order of the Companions of Honour is an order of the Commonwealth realms.
This article concerns the orders and decorations of the Commonwealth realms awarded by the sovereign in right of each nation.
Sir Osbert Lancaster, CBE (4 August 1908 – 27 July 1986) was an English cartoonist, architectural historian, stage designer and author.
Otaki (Maori: "Ōtaki") is a town in the Kāpiti Coast District of the North Island of New Zealand, situated half way between the capital city Wellington, 70 kilometres to the southwest, and Palmerston North, 70 kilometres to the northeast.
Otorohanga is a north King Country town at the southern end of the Waikato region in the North Island of New Zealand.
The Papua New Guinea Defence Force (PNGDF) is the military organisation responsible for the defence of Papua New Guinea.
The Papua New Guinea University of Technology or 'Unitech' is located 8 km outside Lae, in the Morobe Province of Papua New Guinea.
Sir Patrick Nairne (15 August 1921 – 4 June 2013) was a senior British civil servant.
Sir Paul Hervé Giraud Wright KCMG, OBE (12 May 1915 – 10 June 2005) was a British diplomat who served as ambassador to the Democratic Republic of Congo and to Lebanon.
Sir Paulias Nguna Matane, (born 21 September 1931) was the eighth Governor-General of Papua New Guinea, serving from 29 June 2004 to 13 December 2010.
Perrine Moncrieff CBE (8 February 1893 – 16 December 1979) was a New Zealand author, conservationist and amateur ornithologist.
The Permanent Secretary, in most departments officially titled the Permanent Under-secretary of State or PUS (although the full title is rarely used), is the most senior civil servant of a British Government ministry, charged with running the department on a day-to-day basis.
Peter Gordon Henderson, Baron Henderson of Brompton (16 September 1922–13 January 2000) was a British public servant who served as Clerk of the Parliaments from 1974 to 1983.
Sir Peter Bernhard Hirsch HonFRMS FRS (born 16 January 1925) is a figure in British materials science who has made fundamental contributions to the application of transmission electron microscopy to metals.
General Sir Peter John Hall Leng, (9 May 1925 – 11 February 2009) was a British Army General & Master-General of the Ordnance (1981–1983) & Counter Terrorism Expert in Northern Ireland.
Petone (Māori: Pito-one) is a large suburb of Lower Hutt, in the Wellington Region of New Zealand's North Island.
The suburb of Plimmerton lies in the northwest part of the city of Porirua in New Zealand, adjacent to some of the city's more congenial beaches.
Post-nominal letters, also called post-nominal initials, post-nominal titles or designatory letters, are letters placed after a person's name to indicate that that individual holds a position, academic degree, accreditation, office, military decoration, or honour, or is a member of a religious institute or fraternity.
The Premier of New South Wales is the head of government in the state of New South Wales, Australia.
Her Majesty's Most Honourable Privy Council, usually known simply as the Privy Council, is a formal body of advisers to the Sovereign of the United Kingdom.
Sir Makere Rangiatea "Ralph" Love (16 September 1907 – 22 August 1994) was a Māori public servant and leader of Te Āti Awa.
Raymond Boord (4 February 1908 – 29 April 1982) was a New Zealand politician of the Labour Party.
Fourteen regional health authorities were established in England by the National Health Service Reorganisation Act 1973 in 1974, replacing the English regional hospital boards.
Robert Temple Armstrong, Baron Armstrong of Ilminster, (born 30 March 1927), son of the musician Sir Thomas Armstrong, is a British Lord Temporal and former civil servant.
Sir Robert William Askin GCMG (4 April 1907 – 9 September 1981) was an Australian politician and the 32nd Premier of New South Wales from 1965 to 1975, the first representing the Liberal Party of Australia.
Sir Robert Christopher 'Robin' Mackworth-Young (12 February 1920 – December 2000) was a British academic and librarian, who served as Royal Librarian between 1958 and 1985.
Sir Roger William Houssemayne Du Boulay (born 20 March 1922) is a retired British diplomat who served as Vice-Marshal of the Diplomatic Corps.
Lieutenant-General Sir (Horace) Rollo (Squarey) Pain (11 May 1921 – 14 April 2005) was a British Army officer who commanded 2nd Division.
Sir Ronald Keith Davison (16 November 1920 – 2 July 2015) was a New Zealand lawyer and jurist.
Rear Admiral Sir Ronald Stephen Forrest, (11 January 1923 – 25 March 2005) was a senior Royal Navy officer who served as Defence Services Secretary from 1972 to 1975.
Rosemary Sutcliff (14 December 1920 – 23 July 1992) was an English novelist best known for children's books, especially historical fiction and retellings of myths and legends.
Rotorua (Te Rotorua-nui-a-Kahumatamomoe "The second great lake of Kahumatamomoe") is a city on the southern shores of Lake Rotorua from which the city takes its name, located in the Bay of Plenty Region of New Zealand's North Island.
Air Marshal Sir Roy David Austen-Smith, (born 28 June 1924) is a former Royal Air Force air marshal who served as Commander of British Forces Cyprus.
Francis Roy Plomley, (20 January 1914 – 28 May 1985) was an English radio broadcaster, producer, playwright and novelist.
The Royal Air Force (RAF) is the United Kingdom's aerial warfare force.
The Royal Armoured Corps (RAC) provides the armour capability of the British Army, with vehicles such as the Challenger 2 Tank and the Scimitar Reconnaissance Vehicle.
The Royal Army Ordnance Corps (RAOC) was a corps of the British Army.
The Royal Regiment of Artillery, commonly referred to as the Royal Artillery (RA) and colloquially known as "The Gunners", is the artillery arm of the British Army.
The Royal Corps of Transport (RCT) was a British Army Corps established to manage all matters in relation to the transport of men and material for the Army and the wider Defence community.
The Corps of Royal Marines (RM) is the amphibious light infantry of the Royal Navy.
The Royal Naval Reserve (RNR) is the volunteer reserve force of the Royal Navy in the United Kingdom.
The Royal Navy (RN) is the United Kingdom's naval warfare force.
The Royal New Zealand Army Ordnance Corps (RNZAOC) concerned itself with the provisioning of troops with the means to fight; specifically uniforms, weapons and equipment.
The Royal New Zealand Foundation of the Blind, now known as Blind Foundation, is a provider of services to blind, deafblind and vision-impaired people in New Zealand.
The Royal New Zealand Navy (RNZN; Maori: Te Taua Moana o Aotearoa, "Warriors of the Sea of New Zealand") is the maritime arm of the New Zealand Defence Force. The fleet currently consists of ten ships and eight naval helicopters.
The Royal Papua New Guinea Constabulary (RPNGC) is a national police force with jurisdiction throughout all of Papua New Guinea.
The Royal Ulster Constabulary was the police force in Northern Ireland from 1922 to 2001.
The Royal Victorian Medal (RVM) is a decoration established by Queen Victoria in April 1896.
The Royal Victorian Order (Ordre royal de Victoria) is a dynastic order of knighthood established in 1896 by Queen Victoria.
Salamaua was a small town situated on the northeastern coastline of Papua New Guinea, part of Morobe province.
Sir Samuel Frederick Edwards FLSW FRS (1 February 1928 – 7 May 2015), "universally known as 'Sam'," was a Welsh physicist.
Sandaun Province is the north-westernmost province of Papua New Guinea.
The Science and Engineering Research Council (SERC) was the UK agency in charge of publicly funded scientific and engineering research activities, including astronomy, biotechnology and biological sciences, space research and particle physics, between 1965 and 1994.
Scouts New Zealand, officially "The Scout Association of New Zealand" is the national Scouting association in New Zealand and an affiliate of the World Organization of the Scout Movement (WOSM) since 1953.
The Small Arms School Corps (SASC) is a small corps of the British Army, established in 1853 by Lord Hardinge, and responsible for maintaining the proficiency of the army in the use of small arms, support weapons and range management.
This is a list of Speakers of the National Parliament of Papua New Guinea:'.
Sir Stanley Graham Yapp (30 June 1933 – 1 April 2012) was a Labour politician in Birmingham, England, who became the first leader of the West Midlands County Council.
Rear Admiral Stanley Lawrence McArdle (27 September 1922 – 4 December 2007) was a senior officer in the Royal Navy, and a recipient of the George Medal for his efforts in the rescue of survivors from the ferry in 1953.
Sydney Jacobson, Baron Jacobson MC, (26 October 1908, Zeerost, Transvaal – 13 August 1988, St Albans, Hertfordshire) was a British journalist, editor and political commentator.
Taitā (spelled Taita on most signs) is one of the easternmost suburbs of the city of Lower Hutt in New Zealand, situated toward the northern end of the city.
Taupo (also spelled Taupō) is a town on the shore of Lake Taupo, which occupies the caldera of the Taupo Volcano in the centre of the North Island of New Zealand.
The Territorial Auxiliary and Volunteer Reserve Associations were formed in 1908 under the provisions of the Territorial and Reserve Forces Act 1907 to provide local support to the Territorial Force in the United Kingdom.
TI Media (formerly International Publishing Corporation, IPC Media and Time Inc. UK), on the IPC Media website is a consumer magazine and digital publisher in the United Kingdom, with a large portfolio selling over 350 million copies each year.
Timaru (Te Tihi-o-Maru) is a port city in the southern Canterbury region of New Zealand, located 157 kilometres southwest of Christchurch and about 196 kilometres northeast of Dunedin on the eastern Pacific coast of the South Island.
General Sir Timothy May Creasey (21 September 1923 – 5 October 1986) was a British Army officer who became General Officer Commanding of the British Army in Northern Ireland, as well as the commander of the Sultan of Oman's Armed Forces.
Sir Tore Lokoloko (21 September 1930 – 13 March 2013) was the second Governor-General of Papua New Guinea, from 1977 to 1983.
UBM plc is a global business-to-business (B2B) events organiser headquartered in London, United Kingdom.
UCL Medical School is the medical school of University College London (UCL) and is located in London, United Kingdom.
The United Church in Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands is United church in Methodist and the Reformed tradition.
The University of Papua New Guinea (UPNG) is a university located in Port Moresby, capital of Papua New Guinea.
Sir Victor Sawdon Pritchett (also known as VSP; 16 December 1900 – 20 March 1997), was a British writer and literary critic.
Dame Vera Margaret Lynn (born 20 March 1917), widely known as "the Forces' Sweetheart", is an English singer of traditional pop, songwriter and actress, whose musical recordings and performances were enormously popular during the Second World War.
Vickers Limited was a significant British engineering conglomerate that merged into Vickers-Armstrongs in 1927.
Victoria University of Wellington (Te Whare Wānanga o Te Ūpoko o Te Ika a Māui) is a university in Wellington, New Zealand.
Wabag District is a district of the Enga Province of Papua New Guinea.
Wellington (Te Whanganui-a-Tara) is the capital city and second most populous urban area of New Zealand, with residents.
Dame Wendy Margaret Hiller, (15 August 1912 – 14 May 2003) was an English film and stage actress, who enjoyed a varied acting career that spanned nearly sixty years.
The West Midlands County Council (WMCC) was, from 1974 to 1986, the upper-tier administrative body for the West Midlands county, a metropolitan county in England.
Western Province is a coastal province in southwestern Papua New Guinea, bordering the Indonesian province of Papua.
Whangaparaoa Peninsula is a suburban area about 25 km north of Auckland in New Zealand.
Whangarei is the northernmost city in New Zealand and the regional capital of Northland Region.
William Denholm Barnetson, Baron Barnetson (born 21 March 1917, Edinburgh – 12 March 1981, Westminster, London) was a newspaper proprietor and television executive.
General Sir William Godfrey Fothergill Jackson, (28 August 1917 – 12 March 1999) was a British Army officer, military historian, author and Governor of Gibraltar.
General Sir William Norman Roy Scotter, (9 February 1922 – 5 February 1981) was Commander-in-Chief, British Army of the Rhine, from September 1978 until October 1980.
The Queen's Birthday Honours 1975 for Australia were appointments to recognise and reward good works by citizens of Australia and other nations that contribute to Australia.