New-Guinea Commemoration Cross 1962
(Nieuw Guinea Herinneringskruis)


Instituted / (code) 1962 / (NGHKmg)
Amount issued

appr. 7000

Value category Below Average

Awarded to military personnell who served in the conflict of New Guinea in the period 1961-1962. The medal was awarded to military personell serving for at least three months in this confrontation with Indonesia. On the ribbon a clasp can be worn with the year 1962 on it. It indicates that bearer has been involved in actual combat in 1962.